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Fall 2020
6302 Foreign Affairs - BERMAN- 20148

Professor(s): Emily Berman (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 

Time: 1:00p-2:30p  MW  Location:  

Course Outline: This course examines the constitutional and statutory doctrines regulating the conduct of America’s foreign relations. Topics include the distribution of foreign relations powers between the three branches of the federal government, the scope of the government’s war power, the status of international law in U.S. courts, the nature of the treaty power, the validity of executive agreements, the pre-emption of state foreign-relations activities, and the political question and other doctrines regulating judicial review in foreign relations cases.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

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Final Exam Schedule: 12/09 1 - 4pm      

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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

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Course Materials (4/7/2020 3:54:58 PM)

Book(s) Required

CURTIS A. BRADLEY & JACK L. GOLDSMITH, FOREIGN RELATIONS LAW: CASES AND MATERIALS (Aspen Publishers 6th ed. 2017)

ISBN: 9781454876434