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30 Aug 2010, 3:29 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Brad Roth has sent along a link to this New York Times editorial, which begins: If a country sinks beneath the sea, is it still a country? [read post]
17 Nov 2011, 2:34 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Professor Sean Murphy of GW Law has been elected to the ILC. [read post]
29 Oct 2010, 1:12 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen William Gibson (appropriating Gertrude Stein’s bon mot about Oakland, California) said of cyberspace: “there is no there, there.”  [read post]
3 Aug 2011, 5:34 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen A while back, I wrote an article on how states use the rhetoric of international law (specifically self-determination) as part of their broader foreign policy initiatives. [read post]
7 Oct 2009, 4:14 pm
by Chris Borgen While I agree with Julian that the interplay of law and politics on questions of statehood can lead to difficult questions, I think his declaration that "we still don't know when a state is a state," does more to obscure the issues than actually give a clear picture as to how law and politics affect each other. [read post]
30 Sep 2010, 4:52 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen One aspect of Amos’ proposal that I think needs to be emphasized is that he suggests curtailing certain types of speech because of certain hoped-for practical advantages in counter-terrorism. [read post]
2 Mar 2012, 11:26 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen The ABA Journal has a cover story about the threat posed to island states by climate change. [read post]
23 Oct 2009, 7:19 am
by Chris Borgen Following-up on my recent post on commercial space ventures, I note that Richard Bilder has a new article posted to SSRN: A Legal Regime for the Mining of Helium-3 on the Moon: U.S. [read post]
3 Oct 2010, 8:54 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen The Summer 2010 issue of Cabinet has an interview with Professor Christina Duffy Burnett of Columbia about the legal status of islands.  [read post]
6 Aug 2014, 8:22 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Philippe Sands is well-known as a scholar and as a practicing attorney. [read post]
3 Jun 2013, 5:36 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen A quick reminder to all readers that the American Journal of International Law is looking for submission on “Transnational Human Rights Litigation After Kiobel. [read post]
6 Jun 2014, 9:11 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen The New York iteration of the Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be held June 12-22. [read post]
13 Mar 2014, 5:32 pm by Chris Borgen and Roger Alford
by Chris Borgen and Roger Alford Our thanks to all who have contributed to the conversation here on Opinio Juris about the many legal issues related to the situation in Ukraine. [read post]
8 May 2013, 4:14 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Former State Department Legal Adviser Harold Koh spoke yesterday at the Oxford Union. [read post]
8 Sep 2013, 1:22 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen For a number of years now, I’ve enjoyed watching TED talks  and TEDx events on a variety of subjects in the realms of science, design, and society. [read post]
26 Jul 2013, 7:53 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen The Space Frontier Foundation’s NewSpace 2013 conference is currently underway in Silicon Valley. [read post]
14 Oct 2009, 7:27 am
by Chris Borgen Kristen Boon of Seton Hall Law School (and occasional Opinio Juris guest-blogger) has sent in the following call for questions/ topics for a roundtable at International Law Weekend entitled Overlapping Threats / Overlapping Jurisdictions: International Law in the Face of New Threats to Peace and Security. [read post]
27 Aug 2013, 6:32 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen [Travel and other expenses related to my participation in the "100 Years Peace Palace" program provided by the Government of the Netherlands and Radio Netherlands Worldwide.] [read post]
29 Sep 2009, 9:04 am
by Chris Borgen I just wanted to note that I have posted to SSRN The Language of Law and the Practice of Politics: Great Powers and the Rhetoric of Self-Determination in the Cases of Kosovo and South Ossetia, which is part of  the special issue  of the Chicago Journal of International Law about great power politics to which Ken has referred a couple of times. [read post]