Won Kidane

Seattle University School of Law

Assistant Professor of Law

901 12th Avenue

Sullivan Hall

Seattle, WA 98122

United States

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Scholarly Papers (21)

The Status of Private Military Contractors Under International Humanitarian Law

Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, Vol. 38, p. 361, 2010
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Sep 2010
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 425 (55,172)

Abstract:

status of military contractors, private military contractors, private military companies, military contractors, private armies, combatants, humanitarian law, international humanitarian law, IHL, military contractor accountability

The Status of Private Military Contractors Under International Humanitarian Law

Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, Vol. 38, p. 361, 2010
Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law

Abstract:

status of military contractors, private military contractors, private military companies, military contractors, private armies, combatants, humanitarian law, international humanitarian law, IHL, military contractor accountability

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China-Africa Dispute Settlement - The Law, Economics and Culture of Arbitration

W. Kidane, CHINA-AFRICA DISPUTE SETTLEMENT - THE LAW, ECONOMICS AND CULTURE OF ARBITRATION, Kluwer Law International, 2012, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper 12-16
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 220 (80,051)

Abstract:

China-Africa relations, China-Africa trade, Investment, Commerce, Dispute settlement in China-Africa Relations, Investment Trade and Commercial Arbitration in Africa and Asia, Legal Framework in China-Africa Trade and Investment Relations

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Civil Liability for Violations of International Humanitarian Law: The Jurisprudence of the Eritrea-Ethiopia Claims Commission in the Hague

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 23, 2008
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 25 Aug 2008
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 191 (108,845)

Abstract:

International Humanitarian law, International Dispute Resolution, Civil Liability for Violations of humanitarian law, law of armed conflict, Eritrea-Ethiopia, East Africa War, Claims Commission

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Combating Corruption Through International Law in Africa: A Comparative Analysis

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 40, No. 691, 2007
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Thomas R. Snider and Won Kidane
Greenberg Traurig, LLP and Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 148 (150,975)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Africa corruption, corruption convention, Foreign Corrupt Practice Act, AU Corruption, OAS Corruption, International Law on Corruption, UN Corruption

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Managing Forced Displacement by Law in Africa: The Role of the New African Union IDPs Convention

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 44, No. 1, January 2011, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 11-05
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 09 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2011
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 130 (163,785)

Abstract:

Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, Refugees, Forced Displacement, Forced Migration, Refugee Law in Africa, Development and Displacement, Environment and Displacement, UN Guiding Principles, The Cluster Approach to Forced Displacement

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An Injury to the Citizen, a Pleasure to the State: A Peculiar Challenge to the Enforcement of International Refugee Law

Chicago-Kent Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 6, No. 116, 2008
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 12 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2009
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 104 (182,717)

Abstract:

International refugee law, Enforcement of Refugee Law, the Refugee Convention, Persecution, Definition of a refugee

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The Terrorism Bar to Asylum in Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States: Transporting Best Practices

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 33, p. 300, 2010
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2010
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 95 (208,561)

Abstract:

immigration, asylum, refugee, terrorism, national security, terrorism bar to asylum, terrorism exception to asylum

8.

Introduction: Global Issues in Immigration Law

R. Aldana, B. Lyon, W. Kidane & K. McKanders, Global Issues in Immigration Law, West Academic Publishing Global Issues Series, West Academic Publishing, 2013, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-3044, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 216, Pacific McGeorge School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 May 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2014
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law, Villanova University School of Law, Seattle University School of Law and Vanderbilt University, School of Law
Downloads 90 (189,543)

Abstract:

freedom of movement, immigration law of Canada, immigration law of the European Union, immigration law of France, immigration law of Mexico, immigration law of Spain, immigration law of the United Kingdom, immigration policing, international immigration law, international trade law, migration

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Committing a Crime While a Refugee: Rethinking the Issue of Deportation in Light of the Principle Against Double Jeopardy

Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, Vol. 34, p. 383, 2006-2007
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Aug 2008
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 84 (211,307)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Deportation as punishment, Refugees, Deportation and Double Jeopardy, Refugees and the Constitution

10.

The Jus Ad Bellum and the 1998 Initiation of the Eritrean-Ethiopian War

LITIGATING WAR: MASS CIVIL INJURY AND THE ERITREA-ETHIOPIA CLAIMS COMMISSION, Sean Murphy, Won Kidane, and Thomas R. Snider, Oxford University Press, 2013, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-39, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-39
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 26 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2013
George Washington University - Law School, Seattle University School of Law and Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Downloads 81 (215,621)

Abstract:

international law, dispute resolution

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The Terrorism Exception to Asylum: Managing the Uncertainty in Status Determination

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Aug 2008
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 80 (251,439)

Abstract:

Immigration, asylum, terrorism

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The Challenges of Representing Detained Non-Citizens in Expedited Removal Proceedings from the Perspective of the Dickinson School of Law Immigration Clinic

Widener Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 391, 2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2009
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 73 (267,157)

Abstract:

Deportation proceedings, representation in deportation, challenges in deportation proceedings, representation and immigration

13.

The Alienage Spectrum Disorder: The Bill of Rights from Chinese Exclusion to Guantanamo

Berkeley La Raza Law Journal, Vol. 20, 2010, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 10-16
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 May 2010
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 63 (284,465)

Abstract:

Alienage, undocumented migrants, long term residents, Enemy Aliens, Guantanamo and immigration, Aliens and the Bill of Rights, citizenship

14.

The Inquisitorial Advantage in Removal Proceedings

Akron Law Review, Vol. 45, 2012, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 12-20
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 30 Apr 2012
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 53 (306,061)

Abstract:

Civil law, Common law, adversarial system, inquisitorial system, removal proceedings, immigration adjudication, immigration enforcement, representation in immigration proceedings, deportation proceedings

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Procedural Due Process in the Expulsion of Aliens Under International, United States, and European Union Law: A Comparative Analysis

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 27, 2013, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 13-20
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2013
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 43 (303,474)

Abstract:

expulsion of aliens, deportation procedure, deportation under international law, due process in expulsion of non-citizens, removal proceedings, European Union immigration rules, expulsion in times of war

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China-African Investment Treaties: Old Rules, New Challenges

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 37, 2014
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Won Kidane and Weidong Zhu
Seattle University School of Law and Institute of West Asia and African Studies, CASS
Downloads 35 (273,386)

Abstract:

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The China-Africa Factor in the Contemporary ICSID Legitimacy Debate

University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2014, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 15-07
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 05 Mar 2015
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 25 (273,386)

Abstract:

ISCID, investment arbitration, African States and ICSID, Investment Treaties, Investment Dispute Settlement, China and Africa investment, China and Africa dispute, investment arbitration, developing countries

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The Culture of International Arbitration: Introduction

The Culture of International Arbitration, Oxford University Press, 2017, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 17-11
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 May 2017
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
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Abstract:

International Arbitration, International Commercial Arbitration, International Investment Arbitration, Arbitral Fact-Finding, Cultural Miscommunication, Legal Culture, Common Law and Arbitration, Civil Law and Arbitration, Islamic Law and Arbitration, Chinese Law and Arbitration, Cultural Diversity

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The Culture of International Arbitration: Summary of Conclusions

The Culture of International Arbitration, Oxford University Press (2017), Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 17-12
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 May 2017
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
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Abstract:

International Arbitration, International Commercial Arbitration, International Investment Arbitration, Arbitral Fact-Finding, Cultural Miscommunication, Legal Culture, Common Law and Arbitration, Civil Law and Arbitration, Islamic Law and Arbitration, Chinese Law and Arbitration, Cultural Diversity

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China's Bilateral Investment Treaties with African States in Comparative Context

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 49, 2016, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 16-20
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Oct 2016
Won Kidane
Seattle University School of Law
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Abstract:

China-Africa, Chinese BITs, African BITs, Bilateral Investment Treaties, Investment Law, Investment Treaties, China-Africa BITs, ICSID, China arbitration, Africa Arbitration

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Abstract:

Rules of Evidence in deportation, Evidence in removal proceedings, Department of Labor rules of evidence, rules of evidence in deportation

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 2    Citations: 0
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Introduction - Transnational Dispute Management Special Issue on Africa

Transnational Dispute Management, Vol. 13, No. 4, October 2016
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Nov 2016
Berliner Corcoran & Rowe LLP, Seattle University School of Law and Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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Abstract:

Africa, international arbitration, investment arbitration, commercial arbitration