Vol. 51 No. 1


Community Participation in Development

PDF · George K. Foster · Mar-1-2018 ·51 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 39 (2018)


Made in Misery: Mandating Supply Chain Labor Compliance

PDF · Julia Zenker · Mar-1-2018 ·51 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 297 (2018)

Constructing a “Creative Reading”: Will US State Cannabis Legislation Threaten the Fate of the International Drug Control Treaties?

PDF · Michael Tackeff · Mar-1-2018 ·51 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 247 (2018)

Regulating Geoengineering: Applications of GMO Trade and Ocean Dumping Regulation

PDF · Elizabeth F. Quinby · Mar-1-2018 ·51 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 211 ()

When Genealogy Matters: Intercountry Adoption, International Human Rights, and Global Neoliberalism

PDF · Barbara Stark · Mar-1-2018 ·51 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 159 (2018)

Chinese Legal Development Assistance: Which Rule of Law? Whose Pragmatism?

PDF · Samuli Seppänen · Mar-1-2018 ·51 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 101 (2018)

Cartel Criminalization in Europe: Addressing Deterrence and Institutional Challenges

PDF · Francesco Ducci · Mar-1-2018 ·50 VAND. J. TRANSNAT'L L. 1 (2018)

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The Journal is pleased to announce its 2018-2019 Board of Editors. View the complete masthead here.

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 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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