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

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


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:


Jordan Kahn

Counsel, Pickard Kentz & Rowe

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


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