Christopher A. Whytock

University of California, Irvine, School of Law

Professor of Law and Political Science

401 East Peltason Drive, Suite 1000

Irvine, CA 92697-8000

United States

http://www.law.uci.edu

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1.

Forum Non Conveniens and the Enforcement of Foreign Judgments

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 111, No. 7, 2011, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-33, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-16
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 25 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
Christopher A. Whytock and Cassandra Burke Robertson
University of California, Irvine, School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 843 (25,016)
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Transnational Litigation, International Litigation, Litigation, Forum Shopping, Foreign Judgments, Judgment Enforcement, Enforcement of Judgments, Enforcement of Foreign Judgments, Forum Non Conveniens, Conflict of Laws, Court Access, Access to Justice, Doctrinal Interaction

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Domestic Courts and Global Governance

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 67, 2009
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2010
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Courts, Litigation, Civil Procedure, Arbitration, Governance, Transnational Litigation, Global Governance, Globalization, International Law, Private International Law, Conflict of Laws, International Relations, Judicial Politics, Legal Realism, Law and Economics

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The Evolving Forum Shopping System

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 96, p. 481-534, 2010-2011, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-25
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2011
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Civil Procedure, Forum Shopping, Conflict of Laws, Choice of Law, Jurisdiction, Forum Non Conveniens, International Law, Transnational Law, International Litigation, Transnational Litigation, Judicial Decisionmaking

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Foreword: After Kiobel: International Human Rights Litigation in State Courts and Under State Law

UC Irvine Law Review, Vol.3, No.1, 2013, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-95, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/10
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 10 May 2014
Christopher A. Whytock, Donald Earl Childress III and Michael D. Ramsey
University of California, Irvine, School of Law, Pepperdine University School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
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Human Rights, International Law, Federal Courts, Alien Tort Statute, Alien Tort Claims Act, Civil Procedure, Transnational Litigation, International Litigation, Foreign Relations Law, Conflict of Laws

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Myth of Mess? International Choice of Law in Action

New York University Law Review, Vol. 84, 2009, U of Utah Legal Studies Paper No. 08-16
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 27 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2009
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
Downloads 426 (61,296)
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Choice of Law, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, Transnational Litigation, Courts, Judicial Decisionmaking, Empirical Legal Studies, Positive Theory, Law and Economics, Rule of Law, International Relations, Global Governance

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The New Multipolarity in Transnational Litigation: Foreign Courts, Foreign Judgments, and Foreign Law

Southwestern Journal of International Law, Vol.18, 2011, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-29
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2012
Christopher A. Whytock and Marcus S. Quintanilla
University of California, Irvine, School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Transnational Litigation, International Litigation, Litigation, Personal Jurisdiction, Forum Shopping, Foreign Judgments, Foreign Law, Conflict of Laws, Comparative Law, Rule 44.1

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Transnational Law, Domestic Courts, and Global Governance

U of Utah Legal Studies Paper No. 057-05
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2010
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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International Law, Transnational Law, Private International Law, Conflict of Laws, Forum Non Conveniens, Civil Procedure, International Litigation, International Relations, Global Governance, Judicial Governance, Judicialization

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Legal Origins, Functionalism, and the Future of Comparative Law

Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. 2009, No. 6, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Legal Origins, Law and Finance, Comparative Law, Functionalism, Law and Economics

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The Arbitration-Litigation Relationship in Transnational Dispute Resolution: Empirical Insights from the U.S. Federal Courts

World Arbitration & Mediation Review, Vol. 2, p. 39, 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Jun 2009
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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International Litigation, Transnational Litigation, International Arbitration, Transnational Arbitration, Arbitration, Litigation, International Dispute Resolution, Transnational Dispute Resolution, Dispute Resolution, New York Convention, Empirical Legal Studies

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Politics and the Rule of Law in Transnational Judicial Governance: The Case of Forum Non Conveniens

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Mar 2007
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
Downloads 359 (75,073)
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Forum Non Conveniens, Private International Law, International Law, Conflict of Laws, Civil Procedure, Transnational Litigation, International Litigation, International Relations, Global Governance, Law and Economics, Empirical Legal Studies, Judicial Behavior, Judicial Decisionmaking

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Taking Causality Seriously in Comparative Constitutional Law: Insights from Comparative Politics and Comparative Political Economy

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2008, U of Utah Legal Studies Paper No. 057-08
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2009
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, Comparative Constitutional Law, Empirical Legal Studies, Positive Theory, Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy, Law and Economics

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A Rational Design Theory of Transgovernmentalism: The Case of E.U.-U.S. Merger Review Cooperation

Boston University International Law Journal, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 1-53, Spring 2005
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2009
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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International Law, International Relations, Transgovernmental Networks, Antitrust, Regulatory Cooperation, Rational Choice, Institutional Design

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Who 'Won' Libya? The Force-Diplomacy Debate and Its Implications for Theory and Policy

International Security, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 47-86, Winter 2005/06
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Jun 2009
Bruce W. Jentleson and Christopher A. Whytock
Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy and University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Foreign policy, international relations, nuclear proliferation, weapons of mass destruction, arms control, economic sanctions, diplomacy, coercive diplomacy, Libya

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Thinking Beyond the Domestic-International Divide: Toward a Unified Concept of Public Law

Georgetown Journal of International Law, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 155-193, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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International Law, International Relations, Comparative Politics, Comparative Law, Public Law, Rational Choice

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Foreign State Immunity and the Right to Court Access

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 6, 2013, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-10
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
Downloads 189 (146,469)

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International Law, International Litigation, Transnational Litigation, Foreign State Immunity, Foreign Sovereign Immunity, Court Access, Access to Court, Access to Justice, Fragmentation, Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, International Court of Justice, European Court of Human Rights, Human Rights

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Transnational Judicial Governance

St. John's Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 2, No. 1, p. 55, 2012, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-39
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Apr 2012
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Global Governance, Courts, International Law, Transnational Law, Regulation, Private International Law, Conflict of Laws, International Relations

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Foreign Sovereign Immunity and Comparative Institutional Competence

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 163, pp. 411 - 486, 2015, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-23
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 11 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2015
Adam S. Chilton and Christopher A. Whytock
University of Chicago - Law School and University of California, Irvine, School of Law
Downloads 173 (159,475)

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Federal Courts, State Department, Comparative Institutional Competence, Institutional Design, Separation of Powers, Foreign Sovereign Immunity, Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, Foreign State Immunity, Foreign Relations, Foreign Affairs, Empirical Analysis, Judicial Decisionmaking

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Private-Public Interaction in Global Governance: The Case of Transnational Commercial Arbitration

Business and Politics, Vol. 12, No. 3, Article 10, 2010, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-18
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Apr 2012
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Global Governance, Private Governance, Private Ordering, Private Regulation, Arbitration, Transnational Arbitration, Transnational Commercial Arbitration, International Arbitration, International Commercial Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, International Law, Courts, International Law, Transnational

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Conflict of Laws, Global Governance, and Transnational Legal Order

UC Irvine Journal of International,Transnational, and Comparative Law, Vol.1, 2016, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2018-16
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Choice of Law, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, International Law, Comparative Law, Transnational Legal Order, Transnational Legal Ordering, Global Governance, International Relations, Transnational Litigation, International Litigation

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Some Cautionary Notes on the 'Chevronization' of Transnational Litigation

Stanford Journal of Complex Litigation, Vol. 1, 2013. pp. 467-486, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-134
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Sep 2013
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments, Foreign Judgments, Foreign Country Judgments, Transnational Litigation, International Litigation, Forum Non Conveniens, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law

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Foreign Law in Domestic Courts: Different Uses, Different Implications

IN: Globalizing Justice: Critical Perspectives on Transnational Law and Cross-Border Migration of Legal Norms. Chapter 3, pp.45-63. Eds. Donald W. Jackson, Michael C. Tolley, and Mary L. Volcansek. State University of New York Press, 2010, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-40
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Apr 2012
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Foreign Law, Comparative Law, Comparative Constitutional Law, Transnational Law, Functionalism, Courts, Supreme Court, Norms, Norm Internalization, Conflict of Laws, Choice of Law

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Faith and Scepticism in Private International Law: Trust, Governance, Politics, and Foreign Judgments

Erasmus Law Review, No. 3, November, 2014, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-01
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Jan 2015
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Toward a New Dialogue between Conflict of Laws and International Law

American Journal of International Law (AJIL) Unbound, Vol. 110, 2016, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2018-22
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Mar 2018
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Choice of Law, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, International Law, Foreign Relations Law, Global Governance, International Relations, Transnational Litigation, International Litigation

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The Judgment Enforceability Factor in Forum Non Conveniens Analysis

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 101, No. 2, 2016, Forthcoming, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-13
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2018
Tarik Hansen and Christopher A. Whytock
George Washington University and University of California, Irvine, School of Law
Downloads 101 (242,149)

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forum non conveniens, jurisdiction, recognition, enforcement, foreign judgments, conflict of laws, transnational litigation, international litigation

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The Politics of International Law

Research handbook on the politics of international law, Wayne Sandholtz; Christopher A Whytock, Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar Publishing, [2017]; ISBN: 9781783473984, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2018-18
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Mar 2018
Wayne Sandholtz and Christopher A. Whytock
University of Southern California - School of International Relations and University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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International Law, International Relations, International Politics, World Politics, Political Science, Governance, Global Governance, Law and Politics, International Law and International Relations, Comparative Analysis, Law and World Politics

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2016-2017 Cumulative Supplement to Donald Earl Childress III, Michael D. Ramsey & Christopher A. Whytock, Transnational Law and Practice (2015)

Aspen Casebook Series, 2016-2017 Cumulative Fall Supplement for Donald Earl Childress III, Michael D. Ramsey & Christopher A. Whytock, Transnational Law and Practice (2015), UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-58, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-232, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017/2
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2017
Donald Earl Childress III, Michael D. Ramsey and Christopher A. Whytock
Pepperdine University School of Law, University of San Diego School of Law and University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Transnational Law, International Law, Transnational Litigation, International Litigation, Extraterritorial Law, Alien Tort Statute, Foreign Sovereign Immunity

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State Remedies for Human Rights

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 98, No. 2, 2018, Forthcoming, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2018-14
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Seth Davis and Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine School of Law and University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Human Rights,Federalism,Federal Courts,Foreign Relations Law,International Law,Remedies,Civil Procedure,Removal,Political Question Doctrine,Personal Jurisdiction,Forum Non Conveniens,Choice of Law,Conflict of Laws,Private International Law,Preemption,Transnational Litigation,International Litigation

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Continuity in Transatlantic Relations: Policy Convergence and the Domestic Internalization of EU-U.S. Antitrust Cooperation

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Aug 2013
Christopher A. Whytock and Yimeng Dou
University of California, Irvine, School of Law and Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
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antitrust, cooperation, european union, Obama administration, Bush Administration, EU-US

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Internationalizing the New Conflict of Laws Restatement

Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law, Vol. 27, No. 3, 2017, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2018-15, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2018-28
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Ralf Michaels and Christopher A. Whytock
Duke University School of Law and University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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Choice of Law, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, International Law, Comparative Law, Restatement, Transnational Litigation, International Litigation

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From International Law and International Relations to Law and World Politics

Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics, 2018, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2018-29
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
Christopher A. Whytock
University of California, Irvine, School of Law
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international relations, world politics, international law, political science, international conflict, global governance, private governance, judicial foreign policy, international arbitration, international investment law, extraterritoriality, conflict of laws, private international law

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U.S. Supreme Court Brief of Professors of Conflict of Laws and Civil Procedure as Amici Curiae in Support of Petitioners, Animal Science Products, Inc. v. Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.

UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2018-13, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-32
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2018
Christopher A. Whytock and Zachary D. Clopton
University of California, Irvine, School of Law and Cornell Law School
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conflict of laws, foreign law, international litigation, transnational litigation, antitrust, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Supreme Court, foreign law