Jack M. Beard

University of Nebraska College of Law

Assistant Professor of Law

Lincoln, NE

United States

http://law.unl.edu/facstaff/faculty/resident/jbeard.shtml#about

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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CITATIONS
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3

Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Autonomous Weapons and Human Responsibilities

45 Georgetown Journal of International Law 617 (2014)
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Jack M. Beard
University of Nebraska College of Law
Downloads 83 (177,675)

Abstract:

autonmous weapons, robots, killer robots, artificial intelligence, international humanitarian law, law of armed conflict, international criminal law, international law, military technology

2.

Legal Phantoms in Cyberspace: The Problematic Status of Information as a Weapon and a Target Under International Humanitarian Law

47 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 67 (2014)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 24 Mar 2014
Jack M. Beard
University of Nebraska College of Law
Downloads 49 (250,046)

Abstract:

Cyber; international law; law of armed conflict; international humanitarian law; cyberattack; use of force; armed attack, jus in bello; jus ad bellum; cyber warfare; information warfare

3.

Law and War in the Virtual Era

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 103, 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Aug 2013
Jack M. Beard
University of Nebraska College of Law
Downloads 40 (297,667)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, drones, UAVs, jus in bello, Law of Armed Conflict

4.

America's New War on Terror: The Case for Self-Defense under International Law

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 25, 2002
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Aug 2013
Jack M. Beard
University of Nebraska College of Law
Downloads 35 (242,754)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Self-Defense, U.N. Charter, Use of Force, Armed Attack, Terrorism, Jus ad Bellum, International Law, Al Qaeda, 9/11 attacks

5.

The Geneva Boomerang: The Military Commissions Act of 2006 and U.S. Counterterror Operations

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 101 (2007)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Jack M. Beard
University of Nebraska College of Law
Downloads 14 (453,113)

Abstract:

Military commissions, Law of Armed Conflict, Terrorism, Geneva Conventions, International Law

6.

The Shortcomings of Indeterminacy in Arms Control Regimes: The Case of The Biological Weapons Convention

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 101, 2007
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Aug 2013
Jack M. Beard
University of Nebraska College of Law
Downloads 12 (463,386)

Abstract:

Soft law, international law, treaties, arms control, biological weapons, security dilemmas

7.

Soft Law's Failure on the Horizon: The International Code of Conduct for Outer Space Activities

University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law, Vol. 38, No. 2, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 May 2016
Jack M. Beard
University of Nebraska College of Law
Downloads 0 (168,538)

Abstract:

International Law, Soft Law, Space Law, Arms Control, Outer Space, International Agreements, Satellites, International Security, Space Debris, Weapons, Code of Conduct