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1.

The United States as Global Sheriff: Using Unilateral Sanctions to Combat Human Trafficking

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 27, No. 2, Winter 2006
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 03 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 4,766
2.

Targeted Killing in U.S. Counterterrorism Strategy and Law

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 4,671
3.

Targeted Killing and Drone Warfare: How We Came to Debate Whether There is a ‘Legal Geography of War’

FUTURE CHALLENGES IN NATIONAL SECURITY AND LAW, Peter Berkowitz, ed., Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Forthcoming, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2011-16
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 3,019
4.

Preventing Mass Atrocity Crimes: The Responsibility to Protect and the Syria Crisis

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 45, Fall 2012, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2012-45
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 06 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law, Public International Law & Policy Group and Public International Law & Policy Group
Downloads 2,713
5.

Law and Ethics for Robot Soldiers

Policy Review, 2012, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 12-313, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2012-32
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law and Columbia Law School
Downloads 2,162
6.

'Global Civil Society': A Sceptical View

GLOBAL CIVIL SOCIETY, Helmut Anheier, Marlies Glasius, Mary Kaldor, eds., Sage Publications, 2005, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-69
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 May 2006 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,029
7.

Law and Ethics for Autonomous Weapon Systems: Why a Ban Won't Work and How the Laws of War Can

Stanford University, The Hoover Institution (Jean Perkins Task Force on National Security and Law Essay Series), 2013, American University, WCL Research Paper 2013-11, Columbia Public Law Research Paper 13-351
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law and Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,867
8.

Predators Over Pakistan

The Weekly Standard, Vol. 15, No. 24, pp. 26-34, March 8, 2010, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2010-06
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 1,735
9.

Efficiency in Bello and ad Bellum: Targeted Killing Through Drone Warfare

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 1,677
10.

The Case for Drones

Commentary, Vol. 135, No. 6, pp. 14-23 (June 2013), American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-12
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 25 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 1,661
11.

Digitus Impudicus: The Middle Finger and the Law

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 41, 2008, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 08-05
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 26 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 1,553
12.

Last Words: A Survey and Analysis of Federal Judges' Views on Allocution in Sentencing

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 3, 2014, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-9
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 13 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
U.S. District Court (Northern District of Iowa) and American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 1,298
13.

A Brief History of FRAND: Analyzing Current Debates in Standard Setting and Antitrust Through a Historical Lens

80 Antitrust Law Journal 39 (2015), American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-18
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 1,198
14.

Tax Planning for Marijuana Dealers

Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2013-19
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 1,169
15.

No Income Splitting for Domestic Partners: How the IRS Erred

Tax Notes, pp. 1221-25, March 13, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-13
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 24 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 1,057
16.

'Drones II' - Kenneth Anderson Testimony Submitted to U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform,Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Second Hearing on Drone Warfare, April 28, 2010

Testimony Submitted to the U.S. House of Representatives, March 23, 2010, American University WCL Research Paper 2011-26
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 1,038
17.

'Accountability' as 'Legitimacy': Global Governance, Global Civil Society and the United Nations

Brooklyn Journal of International Law, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2011, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2011-28
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 971
18.

United Nations Collective Security and the United States Security Guarantee in an Age of Rising Multipolarity: The Security Council as the Talking Shop of the Nations

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2009, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2009-19
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 964
19.

What NGO Accountability Means - and Does Not Mean (Review Essay)

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 103, No. 1, pp. 170-178, January 2009, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2009-18
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 956
20.

'Hearing: Rise of the Drones: Unmanned Systems and the Future of War,' Written Testimony Submitted to Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, US House of Representatives

Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, US House of Representatives, Subcommittee Hearing, March 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 947
21.

The Implications of Climate Change Litigation for International Environmental Law-Making

American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-14
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 941
22.

The Collision of Tax and Welfare Politics: the Political History of the Earned Income Tax Credit, 1969-1999

National Tax Journal Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 983-1026, 2000
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 924
23.

The Un-Territoriality of Data

125 Yale Law Journal 326 (2015), American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2015-5
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 15 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 909
24.

The Prison Rape Elimination Act: Implementation and Unresolved Issues

American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-49
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 887
25.

Adapting the Law of Armed Conflict to Autonomous Weapon Systems

90 International Law Studies 386-411 (September 2014) (Stockton Center for the Study of International Law, US Naval War College), Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-416, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-50
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law, Independent and Columbia Law School
Downloads 844
26.

Legal Interviewing and Counseling: An Introduction

Clinical Law Review, Vol. 10, pp. 1102-1129, Fall 2003
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
New York Law School, Southwestern University School of Law, American University, Washington College of Law and American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 821
27.

Book Review: Stephen Hopgood, 'Keepers of the Flame: Understanding Amnesty International'

International History Review, Vol. 30, No. 4, p. 911, December 2008 , Stephen Hopgood, KEEPERS OF THE FLAME, UNDERSTANDING AMNESY INTERNATIONAL, Cornell UP, 2006, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-66
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 780
28.

Protecting Folklore: Is Intellectual Property the Answer?

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 30, 1997
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 09 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 08 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 768
29.

A Market Reliance Theory for FRAND Commitments and Other Patent Pledges

2015 Utah Law Review 479, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-26
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 30 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 758
30.

Welfare by Any Other Name: Tax Transfers and the EITC

American University Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 5, 2007, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 749
31.

Rethinking Prison Sex: Self Expression and Safety

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 15, p. 185, 2006, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-31
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 706
32.

Teaching Rule Synthesis with Real Cases

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 61, p. 245, 2011, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2012-01
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 703
33.

Cooperative Tax Regulation

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2008, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-47, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 163
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 692
34.

Same-Sex Marriage, Same-Sex Cohabitation, and Same-Sex Families Around the World: Why ‘Same’ is so Different?

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law, Vol. 19, p. 1, 2011, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2011-19
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 690
35.

Straight Talk About the 'Death' Tax: Politics, Economics, and Morality

Tax Notes, Vol. 89, p. 1159, November 27, 2000
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Nov 2000
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 677
36.

Lowering the Bar: ABA Formal Opinion 85-352

Tax Notes, Vol. 112, p. 69, July 3, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 674
37.

Beyond a Snapshot: Preventing Human Trafficking in the Global Economy

Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, Vol. 13, No. 1, Winter 2006
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 673
38.

Why Misdemeanors Matter: Defining Effective Advocacy in the Lower Criminal Courts

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 45, 2011, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2011-32
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 23 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 660
39.

Goodbye to All That? A Requiem for Neoconservatism

American University International Law Review, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 277-332, March 2007, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-74
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law

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40.

Raising the Ethical Bar for Tax Lawyers: Why We Need Circular 230

Tax Notes, Vol. 11, p. 823, May 15, 2006
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 640
41.

Trademark Dilution Law: A Remedy in Search of a Harm

Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 16, p. 101, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 08 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 626
42.

The State Secrets Privilege and Separation of Powers

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 1931, 2007, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 619
43.

ABA Formal Opinion 346 and a New Statutory Penalty Regime

Tax Notes, Vol. 111, p. 1269, June 12, 2006
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 618
44.

Exclusion as a Core Competition Concern

Antitrust Law Journal , Vol. 78, 2013
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 08 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 615
45.

IRS Penalty Report: A Call for Objective Standards

Tax Notes, Vol. 112, p. 1183, September 25, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 600
46.

Reasonable Basis and Ethical Standards Before 1980

Tax Notes, Vol. 111, p. 1047, May 29, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 584
47.

Public Interest Analysis of the US TPP Proposal for an IP Chapter

Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 82-2012, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2012-07
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 25 May 2014
Working Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law, University of Colorado Law School, Northeastern University - School of Law and American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 578
48.

The Past, Present, and Future of the United Nations: A Comment on Paul Kennedy and the Parliament of Man

Revista de Libros (Madrid), November 2008, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-70
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 568
49.

Differing Conceptions of Development and the Content of International Development Law

South African Journal on Human Rights, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Dec 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pretoria - Centre for Human Rights
Downloads 563
50.

Inside the Arbitrator's Mind

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 66, 2017, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-46, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2017-08
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law, University of St. Gallen - Law Department, United Nations, Vanderbilt University - Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 562