5370 International Law - JACKSON- 26275
Craig Jackson (VISITING)
Course Areas: International Law
Time: 4:00p-5:30p MW Location: 3 BLB
Course Outline: The course will address the nature, sources and evidences of international law; incorporation of international law into U.S. legal processes (including direct and indirect incorporation and incorporation by reference for civil and criminal sanctions; limitations on and enhancement of congressional and executive power; international agreements and customary law in U.S. legal processes; litigation of human rights; conflicts with federal statutes; and supremacy); jurisdiction under international law (both prescriptive and enforcement); foreign sovereign immunity, the act of state doctrine, and nonimmunity; and current events implicating international law.
Course Syllabus: Syllabus
Course Notes: PLEASE NOTE ( 8/11/2017): The class will begin at 4:10 P.M. instead of 4 P.M. and it will end at 5:25 P.M. The shorter class time will be compensated by meeting on Friday September 29th from 4-5:15 P.M.
First Day Assignments:
Final Exam Schedule: 12/11 6-9pm 209 BLB
This course will have:
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No
Experiential Course Type:
Bar Course: No
Course Materials (7/11/2017 11:08:08 AM)