Vol. 50 No. 2


Humanitarian Intervention at the Margins: An Examination of Recent Incidents

PDF · Peter Tzeng · Jul-3-2017 ·50 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 415 ()

The Right to Regulate in Investor–State Arbitration: Slicing and Dicing Regulatory Carve-Outs

PDF · Vera Korzun · Jul-3-2017 ·50 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 355 (2017)

Exit Legitimacy

PDF · Daniel Francis · Jul-3-2017 ·50 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 297 (2017)

An International Model for Vicarious Liability in Franchising

PDF · Robert W. Emerson · Jul-3-2017 ·50 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 245 (2017)


A Plurilateral Investment Treaty: Marrying Trade and Investment to Re-Establish a Customary International Norm

PDF · Kellie Travis · Jul-3-2017 · (50 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 499 )

EU-ACP Economic Partnership Agreements: Modern Colonialism Disguised in Violation of the WTO

PDF · Danielle Robertson · Jul-3-2017 ·50 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 463 (2017)

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Vanderbilt University Law School Professor Michael A. Newton’s 2016 VJTL Article entitled How the International Criminal Court Threatens Treaty Norms  was cited by the International Criminal Court prosecutor’s November 2017 filing seeking investigation into war crimes in Afghanistan.

May 2018 Issue on the Second Israel Defense Forces International Conference on the Law of Armed Conflict. Read more about the Journal’s May 2018 issue here.

Thank you to everyone who attended the Journal’s 50th Anniversary celebration on October 5, 2017! View photos from the event here and read about the Journal’s history here.

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The Journal is pleased to listed as the #5 International Law Journal by the 2017 Washington and Lee Law Journal Rankings.

The Journal is pleased to announce the 2017-2018 Board of Editors: here

The Journal is very excited about the success of our February 2017 Symposium, “Sovereign Conduct on the Margins of the Law.” Read more about our February 2017 Symposium here

Please join us in congratulating the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 2017-2018 Write-On Competition Winners.

Video is available from the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law’s 2015-2016 SymposiumThis is Not a Drill: Confronting Legal Issues in the Wake of International Disasters. Watch here.

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