Meet the Faculty

Meet the Faculty

Joel H. Samuels

Scholarship

Publications

Joel Samuels, Mathias Reimann, et al., Transnational Law: An Integrated Approach to the World Legal Order (West Publishing, forthcoming February 2013).

The Full Story of United States v. Smith, America's Most Important Piracy Case, 2 Penn. St. J.L. & Int'l Aff. ___ (Nov. 2012).

Dancing the Rumba: Federalism Reform in Russia Under Putin and Medvedev, in Legitimacy, Legal Development & Change: Law & Modernization Reconsidered, Ashgate Press (2012).

How Piracy Has Shaped the Relationship Between American Law and International Law, 59 Am. U. L. Rev. 1231 (June 2010).

When Is An Alternative Forum Available? Rethinking the Forum Non Conveniens Analysis, 85 Indiana L. J. 1059 (Spring 2010).

Dancing the Rumba: Federalism Reform in Russia Under Putin and Medvedev, in Legitimacy, Legal Development & Change: Law & Modernization Reconsidered, Ashgate Press (in press 2010).

U.S. Report on Commercial Arbitration — The Impact of Uniform Law on National Law: Limits and Possibilities, in A Global Review of Uniform Law, Volume II, Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas, Universidad Nacional Autónomo de México (2009), available at papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1394223 (with J. Kleinheisterkamp).

Condominium Arrangements in International Practice: Reviving an Abandoned Concept of International Boundary Dispute Resolution, 29 Michigan J. Intl. L. 727 (2008).

Redrawing the Map: Lessons of Post-Colonial Boundary Dispute Resolution in Africa, in Africa: Mapping New Boundaries in International Law, Hart Publishing (2008).

IN PROGRESS

An Empirical Analysis of Forum Non Conveniens Cases in the Federal Courts Since Piper.

What Does It Take to Become a State in International Law? The Curious Cases of Kosovo and the Lakota Indians (essay).

Legal Reform and the Rule of Law in Russia, 2000-2010, Cambridge Univ. Press, (monograph in progress with G. Smith).

SHORTER PUBLICATIONS

Statutory Developments: Civil Procedure in 2009 AALS Civil Procedure Section Newsletter, available at http://www.tjsl.edu/slomansonb/AALS_CivPro_2009_Newsletter.pdf.

For Jerusalem, Shared Sovereignty, Washington Post, July 21, 2007, available at http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/07/20/AR2007072001816.html.

Russia: A Special Report on Competition Law, Int'l Financial L. Rev., Sept. 1997, at 37 and Competition Law in the Russian Federation, East/West Exec. Guide, Sept. 1997, at 25 (with B. Zimbler).

Capacity Building: The New Trend in African Development, Perspectives (Corporate Council on Africa, Wash. D.C.), Summer 1996, at 5.

Not Yet Uhuru: A Foreigner's View, The Daily Herald (Zimbabwe), Aug. 9, 1995, at 6.

Suzhet epokhi "Vozrazhdeniya" Literaturnaya Gazeta (Russia), July 7, 1993, at 2.

Additional articles in Russian periodicals, including Moskovskiye Novosti, Literaturnaya Gazeta, and Novoe Vremya (1991-1994).

Joel H. Samuels

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