Julian Ku

Hofstra University - School of Law

Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Faculty Development

121 Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY 11549

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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36

Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Do International Criminal Tribunals Deter or Exacerbate Humanitarian Atrocities?

Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 84, 2007, Hofstra University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-27, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 931567, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 931567
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Sep 2006
Julian Ku and Jide Nzelibe
Hofstra University - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 1,040 (14,903)
Citation 8

Abstract:

international tribunals, international criminal law, deterrence

2.

Hamdan V. Rumsfeld: The Functional Case for Foreign Affairs Deference to the Executive Branch

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 23, p. 179, 2006, Hofstra University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-32, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 945454
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Julian Ku and John Yoo
Hofstra University - School of Law and University of California at Berkeley School of Law
Downloads 484 (43,649)
Citation 1

Abstract:

customary international law, law of war, statutory interpretation, treaties

3.

Beyond Formalism in Foreign Affairs: A Functional Approach to the Alien Tort Statute

Supreme Court Review, p. 153, 2004, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-26, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 652141
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Jan 2005
Julian Ku and John Yoo
Hofstra University - School of Law and University of California at Berkeley School of Law
Downloads 462 (48,672)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Customary international law, international law, alien tort statute, federal courts, President, separation of powers

4.

Treaties as Laws: A Defense of the Last in Time Rule for Treaties and Federal Statutes

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 80, p. 319, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-12
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Nov 2004
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 375 (61,067)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Treaties, international law, constitutional law, statutory interpretation

5.

The Third Wave: The Alien Tort Statute and the War on Terrorism

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 19, p. 205, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Jul 2005
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 322 (74,219)
Citation 1

Abstract:

customary international law, alien tort statute, executive power

6.

Structural Conflicts in the Interpretation of Customary International Law

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 45, 2005, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-24
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Aug 2005
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 301 (79,237)
Citation 1

Abstract:

customary international law, separation of powers, constitutional law

7.

The State of New York Does Exist: How the States Control Compliance with International Law

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 457, 2004
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 02 Feb 2004
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 298 (82,131)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Federalism, international law, treaties, self execution, foreign relations

8.

The Enforcement of ICSID Awards in the People’s Republic of China

Contemporary Asia Arbitration Journal, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 31-48, March 2013
Posted: 31 May 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law

Abstract:

ICSID, enforcement of arbitral awards, bilateral investment agreements, China

9.

The Crucial Role of the States and Private International Law Treaties: A Model for Accommodating Globalization

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 1063, 2008, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-03
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2009
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 167 (133,160)

Abstract:

treaties, federalism, private international law

10.

China and the Future of International Adjudication

Maryland Journal of International Law, Vol. 27, No. 154 (2012), Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-17
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Aug 2012
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 163 (121,909)

Abstract:

international law, international courts

11.

International Delegations and the New World Court Order

Washington Law Review, Vol. 80, 2005, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-3
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 162 (148,864)
Citation 2

Abstract:

international law, constitutional law

12.

The Curious Case of Corporate Liability under the Alien Tort Statute: A Flawed System of Judicial Lawmaking

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 51, p. 353, 2010, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 0-43
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Dec 2010
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 159 (130,035)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Customary International Law, Corporate Liability, Alien Tort Statute, Legal Personality

13.

Ali V. Rumsfeld: Challenging the President's Authority to Interpret Customary International Law

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 38, p. 371, 2006, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-2
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 159 (152,768)

Abstract:

constitutional law, international law

14.

How System Criminality Could Exacerbate the Weaknesses of International Criminal Law

Santa Clara Journal of International Law, Vol. 1, 2010, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-12
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Apr 2010
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 150 (156,853)

Abstract:

international criminal law, deterrence, international law

15.

Customary International Law in State Courts

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 42, p. 265, 2001
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 146 (163,920)

Abstract:

federal courts, international law, constitutional law

16.

The Delegation of Federal Power to International Organizations: New Problems with Old Solutions

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 85, No. 71, 2000
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 133 (168,659)
Citation 4

Abstract:

international law, constitutional law

17.

Gubernatorial Foreign Policy

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 115, p. 2380, 2006, Hofstra University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-29
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 130 (180,613)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Federalism, international law, treaties, self execution, foreign relations

18.

Globalization and Structure

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 53, 2011, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-21, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 1931123
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Julian Ku and John Yoo
Hofstra University - School of Law and University of California at Berkeley School of Law
Downloads 115 (182,727)

Abstract:

globalization, constitutional structure, international law

19.

Sanchez-Llamas v. Oregon: Stepping Back from the New World Court Order

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 11, No. 17, 2007, Hofstra University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-8
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Apr 2007
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 99 (219,929)

Abstract:

General, International, Comparative,International Law

20.

Medellin's Clear Statement Rule: A Solution for International Delegations

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 77, November 2008, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-22
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Nov 2008
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 96 (227,534)

Abstract:

delegation, internationl law, international courts, constitutional law

21.

The Wrongheaded and Dangerous Campaign to Criminalize Good Faith Legal Advice

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 42, p. 449, 2009, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-27
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2010
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 93 (230,610)

Abstract:

constitutional law, international law

22.

Kiobel and the Surprising Death of Universal Jurisdiction Under the Alien Tort Statute

107 American Journal of International Law 835 (2013) , Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-05
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Jan 2014
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 71 (240,580)

Abstract:

international law, separation of powers, universal jurisdiction

23.

Unitary Executive Theory and Exclusive Presidential Powers

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 12, p. 615, 2010, Hofstra University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-11
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Apr 2010
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 61 (240,580)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Presidential Powers, Executive Power

24.

The Prospects for the Peaceful Co-Existence of Constitutional and International Law

Yale Law Journal Online, Vol. 119, No. 15, 2009, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-26
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2009
Julian Ku
Hofstra University - School of Law
Downloads 47 (336,105)

Abstract:

constitutional law, international law

25.

Bond, the Treaty Power, and the Overlooked Value of Non-Self-Executing Treaties

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 90, 2015, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-03, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 2591879
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 05 May 2015
Julian Ku and John Yoo
Hofstra University - School of Law and University of California at Berkeley School of Law
Downloads 33 (315,873)

Abstract: