International Law

Scholarly Publications

Proliferation of International Dispute Settlement Mechanisms: The Threat of Fragmentation vs. the Promise of a More Effective System? - Some Reflections from the Perspective of Investment Arbitration

December 2008

(From the introduction) For more than a decade, international lawyers and international relations scholars have been fascinated by an ever-increasing number of international courts and tribunals....

Agriculture

December 2009

As the Doha Development Round trade negotiations have stalled, bilateral and regional free trade agreements have become an important alternative.

The United Nations Convention Against Torture: A Commentary

December 2008

Other Publications

While world seeks to defeat terror, Stockholm welcomes notorious terrorist into country

June 2011

The number one topic around the globe has been the world after Bin Laden and the appropriate ways for democracies to dispose of terrorists.

The Magnitsky Act - Russian lawyer in Trump Jr. meeting lobbied against it; why does Putin hate it so much?

July 2017

Sergei Magnitsky was a thirty-seven year old Russian lawyer and auditor who worked for Hermitage Capital Management, a firm founded in 1996 by Bill Browder, the grandson of the famous leader of the...

News

Former Spanish Prime Minister speaks at Stanford

November 2008

Former Prime Minister of Spain José María Aznar delivered a public lecture to an overflow crowd at Stanford University on November 17, 2008.

Roland Hsu (TEC) on Human Rights, Gender Equality, Roma Schools, and Reconciling Post-atrocity Communities with the Arts

October 2011

Roland Hsu, Associate Director of The Europe Center at the Stanford Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies was interviewed by the Media Project on the subjects of The Europe Center's...

The Europe Center October 2014 Newsletter

October 2014

The Europe Center Graduate Student Grant Competition Call for Proposals: The Europe Center is pleased to announce the Fall 2014 Graduate Student Grant Competition for graduate and professional...

Old Events

International Law, Human Rights, and the International Criminal Court

January 30, 2007

Luis Moreno-Ocampo was unanimously elected by the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court on April 21, 2003.

The German Presidency in the EU

May 30, 2007

Klaus Scharioth became ambassador of Germany to the United States on March 13, 2006.Ambassador Scharioth, who joined the Foreign Service in 1976, previously served as state secretary of the Federal...

The Future of International Law in an Age of Genocide and Terrorism

January 30, 2007

Luis Moreno-Ocampo was unanimously elected by the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court on April 21, 2003.