Donald Earl Childress III

Pepperdine University School of Law

Professor of Law

24255 Pacific Coast Highway

Malibu, CA 90263

United States

http://www.law.pepperdine.edu/academics/faculty/childress.html

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

The Alien Tort Statute, Federalism, and the Next Wave of International Law Litigation

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 100, 2012, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011/9
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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public international law, Alien Tort Statute, federalism, choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law

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Comity as Conflict: Resituating International Comity as Conflict of Laws

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 44, November 2010, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/9
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 26 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2010
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Private International Law, Conflict of Laws, International Law, International Comity, Alien Tort Statute

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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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Forum Conveniens: The Search for a Convenient Forum in Transnational Cases

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 53, No. 1, p. 157, 2012, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/8
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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public international law, choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, civil procedure, forum non conveniens, transnational litigation, forum shopping

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Introduction: The Role of Ethics in International Law

The Role of Ethics in International Law, Donald Earl Childress III, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2011, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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International Law, ethics, public international law, private international law, legal theory, conflict of laws, choice of law, jurisprudence

6.

When Erie Goes International

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 105, 2011, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/20
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2012
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Is an International Arbitral Tribunal the Answer to the Challenges of Litigating Transnational Human Rights Cases in a Post-Kiobel World?

UCLA Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, Forthcoming, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/34
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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International arbitral tribunal, Arbitration, Human rights, Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum, Corporation, transnational

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Escaping Federal Law in Transnational Cases: The Brave New World of Transnational Litigation

93 North Carolina Law Review 995 (2015), Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/10
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2015
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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private international law, extraterritoriality, transnational forum shopping

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Does International Investment Law Need Administrative Law?

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 54, p. 115, 2013, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/14
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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international arbitration, private international law, international economic law

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Jurisdiction, Limits Under International Law

European Encyclopedia of Private International Law (Jürgen Basedow, Franco Ferrari, Pedro de Miguel Asensio, & Giesela Rühl, eds., Edward Elgar, 2016, Forthcoming), Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016/2
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2016
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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private international law, jurisdiction, international law, international litigation, comparative law, conflict of laws

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Private International Law and Transnational Litigation

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 61, p. 461, 2013, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/18
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 May 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2014
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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private international law, transnational litigation, antitrust law, comparative law

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2016-2019 Cumulative Supplement to Donald Earl Childress III, Michael D. Ramsey & Christopher A. Whytock, Transnational Law and Practice (2015)

Aspen Casebook Series, 2016-2019 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: 83 Posted: 10 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2019
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

13.

General Jurisdiction after Bauman

Vanderbilt Law Review, Forthcoming, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/9
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2014
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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personal jurisdiction, transnational law, transnational forum shopping, general jurisdiction, private international law

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Using Comparative Constitutional Law to Resolve Domestic Federal Questions

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 53, p. 193, 2003
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Sep 2005
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Constitutional law, international law, comparative law, comparative constitutionalism

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International Conflict of Laws and the New Conflicts Restatement

Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law, Vol. 27, No. 361, 2017, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017/9
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 May 2017 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, Restatement, Comity, Extraterritoriality

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Introduction: International Arbitration and the Courts

43 Pepp. L. Rev. 461 (2016), Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Apr 2016
Donald Earl Childress III, Jack J. Coe and Lacey Estudillo
Pepperdine University School of Law, Pepperdine University - School of Law and Independent
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international arbitration, courts, dispute resolution, tribunal

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General Jurisdiction and the Transnational Law Market

66 Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc 67 (2013), Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/8
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 10 May 2014
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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personal jurisdiction, forum shopping, transnational law, general jurisdiction

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The Role of Ethics in U.S. Private International Law

The Role of Ethics in U.S. Private International Law, in The Role of Ethics in International Law, p. 180, Donald Earl Childress III, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2011, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Redeeming Erie: A Response to Suzanna Sherry

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 155, 2011, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 May 2013
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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civil procedure, Erie doctrine

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Erie's International Effect: A Reply

Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy, Vol. 108, 2013, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/12
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law
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choice of law, forum shopping, Erie, transnational, diversity, alienage

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Rethinking Legal Globalization: The Case of Transnational Personal Jurisdiction

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 54, 2013, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012/26
Posted: 11 May 2012 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Donald Earl Childress III
Pepperdine University School of Law

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jurisdiction, private international law, civil procedure, federalism, choice of law, conflict of laws