Carlos Manuel Vazquez

Georgetown University Law Center

Professor of Law

600 New Jersey Avenue, NW

6009 Hotung Building

Washington, DC 20001

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Direct vs. Indirect Obligations of Corporations Under International Law

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 43, p. 927-959, 2005, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-024, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-078
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 517 (37,902)
Citation 1

Abstract:

corporate obligations, international human rights, treaties

2.

Trade Sanctions and Human Rights - Past, Present, and Future

Journal of International Economic. Law, Vol. 6, pp. 797-839, 2003, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-080, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-026
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 485 (44,110)
Citation 1

Abstract:

international human rights, international trade system, trade sanctions, WTO

3.

The Four Doctrines of Self-Executing Treaties

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 89, pp. 695-723, 1995, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-101
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 296 (52,414)

Abstract:

Supremacy Clause, Supreme Court, self-executing treaties, treaties, international law, constitutional law, treaty enforcement

4.

Sosa V. Alvarez-Machain and Human Rights Claims Against Corporations Under the Alien Tort Statute

HUMAN RIGHTS AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE 137-147 (Thomas Cottier, Joost Pauwelyn & Elisabeth Bürgi Bonanomi eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press 2005), Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-077,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2015
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 291 (80,599)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Alien Tort Statute, Supreme Court, corporate human rights violations, international human rights

5.

State Law, the Westfall Act, and the Nature of the Bivens Question

161 U. Pa. L. Rev., pp. 509-583, 2013, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-059
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 12 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2013
Carlos Manuel Vazquez and Stephen I. Vladeck
Georgetown University Law Center and University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 206 (110,238)

Abstract:

Bivens, Pollard, Westfall Act, constitutional remedies, constitutional torts, officer suits, official immunity, state secrets, national security

6.

Altmann V. Austria and the Retroactivity of the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act

Journal of International Criminal Justice, Vol. 3, pp. 207-223, 2005, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-079
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 129 (168,971)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, Supreme Court, retroactive, application of statutes, war crimes, procedural immunity, customary international law

7.

Alien Tort Claims and the Status of Customary International Law

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 106, pp. 531-546, 2012, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-140
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Sep 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 125 (175,865)

Abstract:

Article III, Section 1350, alien tort claims, customary international law, international human rights, Supreme Court, jurisdiction

8.

The Separation of Powers as a Safeguard of Nationalism

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 83, p. 1601, 2008, Georgetown Public Law Research No, 1324263
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 88 (224,685)

Abstract:

federalism, separation of powers, preemption

9.

Less than Zero?

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 102, p. 563, 2008, Georgetown Public Law Research No. 1324310
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 81 (241,114)

Abstract:

self-execution, treaties, Medellin

10.

Chief Justices Marshall and Roberts and the Non-Self-Execution of Treaties

Harvard International Law Journal Online, Vol. 53, pp. 213-225, 2012, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-069
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 74 (250,204)

Abstract:

self-executing treaties, judicial enforcement of treaties, Chief Justice Marshall, Chief Justice Roberts, non-self-executing

11.

Treaties as Law of the Land: The Supremacy Clause and the Judicial Enforcement of Treaties

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 122, pp. 599-695, 2008, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-076
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 69 (236,060)
Citation 1

Abstract:

treaties, self-execution, Supremacy Clause, international law, contitutional law

12.

Judicial Review in the United States and in the WTO: Some Similarities and Differences

George Washington International Law Review, Vol. 36, pp. 587-613, 2004, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-084
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 58 (278,888)

Abstract:

judicial review, World Trade Organization, dispute resolution (law)

13.

Missouri v. Holland's Second Holding

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 73, 2008, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1324313
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Mar 2009
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 57 (290,380)

Abstract:

treaties, self-execution, congressional power

14.

Customary International Law as U.S. Law: A Critique of the Revisionist and Intermediate Positions and a Defense of the Modern Position

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 86, pp. 1495-1634, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-070
Number of pages: 141 Posted: 15 Jun 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 53 (302,654)

Abstract:

customary international law, revisionist theory, Erie doctrine, originalism, preemptive federal law

15.

The Federal 'Claim' in the District Courts: Osborn, Verlinden, and Protective Jurisdiction

California Law Review, Vol. 95, 2007, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1324312
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2009
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 52 (310,482)

Abstract:

jurisdiction, federal claim, federal question

16.

Treaty-Based Rights and Remedies of Individuals

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 92, pp. 1082-1163, 1992, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-102
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 45 (307,833)
Citation 3

Abstract:

treaties, treaty-based rights, Supremacy Clause, Supreme Court, rights as individuals, treaty enforcement, international law

17.

Regionalism Versus Globalism: A View from the Americas

Uniform Law Review, Vol. 8, pp. 63-70, 2003, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-081, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-027
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 36 (307,833)

Abstract:

regionalism, globalism, private international law, international private law, law harmonization

18.

Withdrawing from International Custom: Terrible Food, Small Portions

Yale Law Journal Online, Vol. 120, pp. 269-291, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-071
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
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Abstract:

customary international law, mandatory view, default view, treaties, treaty law, Curtis A. Bradley, Mitu Gulati

19.

Sovereign Immunity, Due Process, and the Alden Trilogy

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 109, pp. 1927-1981, 2000, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-085
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 24 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 22 (392,902)
Citation 1

Abstract:

sovereign immunity, Due Process clause, Alden, property liberty, Eleventh Amendment, Supreme Court, Fourteenth Amendment

20.

Things We Do with Presumptions: Reflections on Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 89, pp.1719-1748, 2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2014
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 20 (392,902)

Abstract:

presumption, extraterritorial, federal common law, litigation, international law, conflict of law

21.

What is Eleventh Amendment Immunity?

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 106, No. 5, 1683-1806, 1997, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-100
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 25 Apr 1997 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Eleventh Amendment, Supreme Court, appellate jurisdiction, due process, sovereignty, Immunity from liability, litigation, Supremacy Clause

22.

W(h)Ither Zschernig?

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 46, pp. 1259-1324, 2001, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-083
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 25 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
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Abstract:

foreign affairs exceptionalism, foreign affairs doctrine, foreign policy, federal law, state law, international law, international relations

23.

Breard and the Federal Power to Require Compliance with ICJ Orders of Provisional Measures

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 92, pp. 683-691, 1998, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-089
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
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Abstract:

Breard, International Court of Justice, provisional measures, Supreme Court

24.

The 'Self-Executing' Character of the Refugee Protocol’s Nonrefoulement Obligation

Georgetown Immigration Law Review, Vol. 7, pp. 39-65, 1993, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-090
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
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Abstract:

refugee protocol, nonrefoulement obligation, Supremacy Clause, treaties, self-execution

25.

The Abiding Exceptionalism of Foreign Relations Doctrine

Harvard Law Review Forum, Vol. 128, pp. 305-321, 2015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 10 (441,134)

Abstract:

exceptionalism, foreign affairs, Supreme Court, executive decisions, treaties

26.

The Unsettled Nature of the Union

Harvard Law Review Forum, 8 Vol. 123, pp. 79-91, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-073
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 10 (466,948)

Abstract:

Eleventh Amendment, federal government, federal law, legislative power, judicial power, sovereign immunity, jurisdiction, constitutional law

27.

Laughing at Treaties

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 99, pp. 2154-2217, 1999, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-087
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 24 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
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Citation 6

Abstract:

treaties, John Yoo, Supremacy Clause, domestic law, originalism, constitutional interpretation

28.

Night and Day: Coeur D'Alene, Breard, and the Unraveling of the Prospective-Retrospective Distinction in Eleventh Amendment Doctrine

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 87, No. 1, pp. 1-101, 1998, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-099
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 03 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 6 (477,205)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Eleventh Amendment, Supreme Court, sovereignty, monetary relief, litigation, Supremacy Clause, prospective-retrospective distinction

29.

Treaties and the Eleventh Amendment

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 42, pp. 713-742, 2002, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-082, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-029
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 4 (477,205)

Abstract:

treaties, federalism, Eleventh Amendment, state sovereign immunity, Supremacy Clause, Supreme Court

30.

Eleventh Amendment Schizophrenia

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 75, pp. 859-918, 2000, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-086
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 4 (487,554)
Citation 1

Abstract:

constitutional law, judicial review, government liability, states' rights, Eleventh Amendment

31.

Breard, Printz, and the Treaty Power

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 70, pp. 1317-1360, 1999, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-088
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Dec 1999 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2012
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 4 (472,213)

Abstract:

anti-commandeering, state sovereignty, treaties, Breard, Printz, treaty power, Supreme Court

32.

The Constitutional Right to Collateral Post-Conviction Review

103 Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Sep 2016
Carlos Manuel Vazquez and Stephen I. Vladeck
Georgetown University Law Center and University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Habeas, Habeas Corpus, Post-Conviction, Supreme Court, Judicial Review, Constitution, Constitutional Law

33.

Out-Beale-Ing Beale

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
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Abstract:

34.

Habeas as Forum Allocation: A New Synthesis

Georgetown University Law Center Scholarship @ GEORGETOWN LAW, 2016
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jun 2016
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 0 (318,861)

Abstract:

habeas review, forum allocation, appellate jurisdiction, state criminal convictions

35.

Four Problems with the Draft Restatement's Treatment of Treaty Self-Execution

2015 BYU L. Rev. 1747 (2016) , Georgetown University Law Center Scholarship @ GEORGETOWN LAW, 2016
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 Jun 2016
Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 0 (456,744)

Abstract:

treaties, American Law Institute, Restatement, self-execution, intent

36.

Some Reflections of Compliance with WTO Dispute Settlement Decisions

Law and Policy in International Business, Vol. 33, No. 4, Summer 2002
Posted: 29 Apr 2004
Carlos Manuel Vazquez and John H. Jackson
Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University Law Center

Abstract: