Congratulations to the 2015-2016 Candidate Member Class

The Journal of International Commercial Law is proud to announce the selection of candidate members for the 2015-16 academic year. The Board extends its warmest welcome to:

Nick Smith
Tyler Del Rosario
Samarth Barot
Brian Jeffries
Anna Gleysteen
Carlos Teran
Sarah Marks
Abdul Khan-Tareen
Tanya Secor
Rachel Kim
Ethan Meredith
Andrew Strobo
Stephen Veit

Spring 2015 Issue Published Online

The Spring Issue is now published and is available under the Issue tab. Direct purchases or purchases of individual articles can be made by emailing the Journal at gmusljicl@gmail.com.

Congratulations once again to the accomplished authors listed below!

ARTICLES
IS A HUNGARIAN TRUST A CLONE OF THE ANGLO-AMERICAN TRUST, OR JUST A TYPE OF CONTRACT?: PARSING THE ASSET-MANAGEMENT PROVISIONS OF THE NEW HUNGARIAN CIVIL CODE
Prof. Charles E. Rounds, Jr. & István Illés, Esq.

CONTENTIOUS MODES OF UNDERSTANDING
CHINESE COMMERCIAL LAW
Tianshu Zhou & Mathias Siems

NOTES
BEYOND PRE-RECONSTRUCTION SLAVERY:
AMERICA’S MODERN DAY TRADE PRACTICES AND CONFRONTING FORCED LABOR
Alyssa B. Coffey

THE ROAD TO NOWHERE: HOW BLOCKING STATUTES HAVE EXACERBATED BOOMERANG LITIGATION AND RENDERED FORUM NON CONVENIENS A MISNOMER FOR DBCP TORT LITIGANTS
Alena Thomas

Summer 2014 Article Published Online

The Summer Issue is now published and is available under the Issue tab.  A link to purchase print copies will soon be available on this website. Advance purchases can be made by emailing Managing and Publications Editor Bryan Mulcahey at bmulcahe@gmu.edu.

Congratulations once again to the accomplished authors!

Spring 2014 Publication Announcement

The Journal of International Commercial Law is pleased to announce the publication of Volume 5, Issue 2. This issue includes articles by Chi Chung on the bilateral investment treaty between China and Taiwan, Luana F. Joppert Swensson on the single member limited liability enterprise in the Brazilian legal system, and Dr. Jens Nielsen and Nicolai Nielsen on the Gernman Bank guarantee and lessons drawn from china. Additionally, student notes by Kishore Khan on striking a balance in compulsory license legislation and Damien Smith on sanctions disclaimers in letters of credit.

The full issue and individual articles are available under the Issues tab.

Upcoming: JICL Fall 2014 Symposium

CIRCUMVENTION OF AMERICAN LAW

Fall 2014 Symposium

George Mason University School of Law

Room 121

Wednesday November 19, 2014

12:00pm – 1:30pm

Please join The George Mason University School of Law Journal of International Commercial Law for our Fall Symposium. The symposium aims to survey current circumvention and enforcement efforts of different U.S. commercial laws and regulations. Topics that will be discussed include: Anti-dumping laws, U.S. trade tariffs, and Corporate Inversions and subsequent U.S. Tax regulations. Lunch will be provided.

Our featured speakers will be:

peoplekahn

Jordan Kahn

Counsel, Pickard Kentz & Rowe

“Commerce Must Adopt A Central Role in Addressing Circumvention of All Types”

VerodeRugy

Veronique de Rugy

Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center

“Special Interest Sugar Policies Raise Costs of Halloween Fun”

Congrats to the 2014-2015 Candidate Member Class

The Journal of International Commercial Law is proud to announce the selection of candidate members for the 2014-15 academic year. The Board extends its warmest welcome to:

Bryan Burack
Terrica Carrington
Christine Connell
Rebecca Eubank
Alex Jensen
Katherine McClaskey
Lucy Meckley
Brian Motti
Taylor Hoverman
Gabriel Peters
Arun Shome