Amin R. Yacoub

University of Virginia School of Law

SJD (PhD) Candidate

Charlottesville, VA

United States

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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Would COVID-19 Be the Turning Point in History for the Globalization Era? The Short-Term and Long-Term Impact of COVID-19 on Globalization

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Apr 2020
Amin R. Yacoub and Mohamed El-Zomor
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Cambridge
Downloads 3,640 (4,142)
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COVID-19, Corona Virus, International Law, Politics, Law, Philosophy, legal, Globalization, investment Arbitration

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A World Government: A Critical Look into the Present, to Foresee the Future

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP), Vol. 50, No. 4, 2018
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2018
Amin R. Yacoub
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 522 (75,068)

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world-government, globalization, legal theory, political theory, philosophy, United Nations, European Union, Integration, Euroscepticism

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The Full Protection and Security Obligation: What are the Parameters of the Due Diligence Standard?

Young Arbitration Review, Ed. 35, 50 (2019).
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 04 May 2021
Amin R. Yacoub
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 289 (146,562)

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ISDS, FPS, Full Protection and Security, Investment Arbitration, Armed conflict, capacity, developing countries, investment, investors

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The Devolution of Legal Academia in the United States and the Revolutionization of the Hiring Standards of Law Professors

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2022
Amin R. Yacoub
University of Virginia School of Law
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legal academia, law professors, US legal system, PhD, doctoral degrees, law schools, legal education

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Liability and Regulatory Oversight of Semi-Autonomous and Autonomous Vehicles

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2022
Amin R. Yacoub and Becky Briggs
University of Virginia School of Law and University of San Diego
Downloads 147 (271,494)

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law and technology, Tesla, liability, autonomous vehicles, tort law, negligence, insurance

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Can Islamic Law Principles Regarding Settlement of Criminal Disputes Solve the Problem of the US Mass Incarceration?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Amin R. Yacoub and Becky Briggs
University of Virginia School of Law and University of San Diego
Downloads 116 (324,146)

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criminal law, prosecutors, Egypt, Islamic law, congress, mediation, settlement, alternative dispute resolution, mass incarceration, criminal justice

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Can States Block or Heavily Restrict the Second Amendment Constitutional Right by Following the Design of Texas Bill 8?

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Mar 2022
Amin R. Yacoub and Becky Briggs
University of Virginia School of Law and University of San Diego
Downloads 81 (410,898)

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constitutional law, abortion, SB8, abortion law, abortion, second amendment, gun violence.

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Suicide by Court? The Role of Advisory Counsel in Assisting Courts to Determine a Defendant’s Competence to Proceed Pro Se

Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 2, 245 (2022)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2022
Amin R. Yacoub and Becky Briggs
University of Virginia School of Law and University of San Diego
Downloads 48 (527,817)

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self-representation, human rights, pro se, constitutional law, competence, Edwards

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The Right to the World’s Longest River: Reopening the Vexing Case of the Nile River

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Aug 2021
Amin R. Yacoub and Becky Briggs
University of Virginia School of Law and University of San Diego
Downloads 47 (532,240)

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Nile river, water disputes, arbitration, mediation, negotiation, Egypt, Ethiopia, international law, water

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Arabian Slights: The Trump Administration’s Breaches of International Refugee Treaties and a Road to Reversing Trump’s Wrongs

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2021
Becky Briggs and Amin R. Yacoub
University of San Diego and University of Virginia School of Law
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Trump, refugee, international law, treaty, human rights, United States, Torture, asylum, Biden, politics

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Does Cosmology Imply the Plausibility of Establishing a World Government?

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 May 2018
Amin R. Yacoub
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 37 (581,952)

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United Nations, World Government, War, Peace, unification, Cosmology, Newton, Einstein, General Relativity, Special Relativity, Globalization, Legal Theory, Philosophy, Law, International Law

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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder ('PTSD') Effect on a Defendant’s Action and State of Mind: The Future of Criminal Culpability

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Apr 2022
Amin R. Yacoub and Becky Briggs
University of Virginia School of Law and University of San Diego
Downloads 36 (587,495)

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PTSD, psychology, criminal culpability, mens rea, actus reus, insanity, criminal law, criminal defense, prosecution

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(UN)accountable: International Arbitration and Insurance Coverage as two Viable Solutions to the UN Accountability Dilemma

Posted: 07 May 2021 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2021
Becky Briggs and Amin R. Yacoub
University of San Diego and University of Virginia School of Law

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