George K. Foster

Lewis & Clark Law School

10015 S.W. Terwilliger Blvd.

Portland, OR 97219

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (9)

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Striking a Balance between Investor Protections and National Sovereignty: The Relevance of Local Remedies in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 49, No. 2, 2011, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-15
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 19 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2011
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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investment treaties, arbitration, local remedies, sovereignty, international law, deference, expropriation, fair and equitable treatment

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Foreign Investment and Indigenous Peoples: Options for Promoting Equilibrium between Economic Development and Indigenous Rights

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2012, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-25
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2014
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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foreign investment, FDI, indigenous, investment treaties, arbitration, human rights, natural resources, energy

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Collecting from Sovereigns: The Current Legal Framework for Enforcing Arbitral Awards and Court Judgments Against States and Their Instrumentalities, and Some Proposals for its Reform

Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 25, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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sovereign immunity, enforcement, collection, arbitration, New York Convention, FSIA, Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, execution, attachment, confirmation, recognition, arbitral awards, judgments, sovereigns, states, agencies, instrumentalities

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Recovering 'Protection and Security': The Treaty Standard’s Obscure Origins, Forgotten Meaning, and Key Current Significance

45 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 1095 (2012), Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-26
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 10 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2012
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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protection and security, fair and equitable treatment, international minimum standard, investment, arbitration, treaties, vienna convention on the law of treaties, vclt, customary international law, legal history

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Investors, States, and Stakeholders: Power Asymmetries in International Investment and the Stabilizing Potential of Investment Treaties

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 17, No. 2, 2013, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09/2013
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 04 May 2013
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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investment treaties, BITs, investment agreements, IIAs, foreign investment, human rights, stakeholders, indigenous peoples, multinational, MNEs, arbitration, international

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Community Participation in Development

51 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 39 (2018)
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2018
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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international law, foreign investment, indigenous rights, environmental impact assessment, land use, regulatory powers, community development agreements

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When Commercial Meets Sovereign: A New Paradigm for Applying the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act in Crossover Cases

52 Houston Law Review 361 (2014), Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-13
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2014
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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FSIA, sovereign immunity, international law, litigation, international dispute resolution, antitrust, natural resources, expropriation, commercial activity

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Combating Bribery of Indigenous Leaders in International Business

54 Columbia Journal of Transnational Law 59 (2015), Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2015
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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FCPA, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, corruption, bribery, criminal, indigenous, international, development, corporate, securities, UNDRIP

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Investor-Community Conflicts in Investor-State Dispute Settlement: Rethinking 'Reasonable Expectations' and Expecting More from Investors

69 American University Law Review 105 (2019)
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 24 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2019
George K. Foster
Lewis & Clark Law School
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investment, investor-state dispute settlement, arbitration, treaties, human rights, indigenous rights, environmental law