Eric Talbot Jensen

Brigham Young University School of Law

Professor of Law

504 JRCB

Provo, UT 84602

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

Transnational Armed Conflict: A 'Principled' Approach to the Regulation of Counter-Terror Combat Operations

Israel Law Review, Vol. 42, p. 46, 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Geoffrey S. Corn and Eric Talbot Jensen
South Texas College of Law and Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 1,121 (10,019)

Abstract:

International law, the law of armed conflict, terrorism, extraterritorial law enforcement, national security law, military operations, the law of war, al Qaeda

2.

Computer Attacks on Critical National Infrastructure: A Use of Force Invoking the Right to Self-Defense

Stanford Journal of International Law, Vol. 38, p. 207, 2002
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 May 2007
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 1,075 (9,712)
Citation 2

Abstract:

law of war, use of force, armed attack, computer network operations, computer network attack, self-defense, infrastructure protection, homeland security

3.

Cyber Warfare and Precautions Against the Effects of Attacks

Texas Law Review, Vol. 88, p.1533, 2010
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 863 (15,054)

Abstract:

cyber, law of armed conflict, law of war, precautions, attack, computer

4.

President Obama and the Changing Cyber Paradigm

William Mitchell Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 5049, 2011
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 606 (28,204)

Abstract:

Cyber, Law of War, Law of Armed Conflict, Computer, Public, Private, Partnership, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, STUXNET

5.

The Future of the Law of Armed Conflict: Ostriches, Butterflies, and Nanobots

35 Michigan Journal of International Law 253 (2014)
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 24 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 596 (23,606)

Abstract:

law of armed conflict, law of war, armed conflict, future, international humanitarian law, robots, nanotechnology, weapons, drones, technology, cyber, directed energy, biological agents, genomics, attack, distinction, proportionality, means and methods, autonomous, private military companies, hacker

6.

Indefinite Detention Under the Laws of War

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 22, p. 41, 2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Chris Jenks and Eric Talbot Jensen
Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law and Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 579 (30,286)

Abstract:

Idefinite, Detention, Law of War, Terrorism, Guantanamo

7.

Untying the Gordian Knot: A Proposal for Determining Applicability of the Laws of War to the War on Terror

Temple Law Review, Vol. 81, p. 787, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Geoffrey S. Corn and Eric Talbot Jensen
South Texas College of Law and Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 570 (35,075)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Law of War, Law of Armed Conflict, Geneva Conventions, War on Terror, Rules of Engagement, Humanitarian Law, Al Qaida

8.

Sovereignty and Neutrality in Cyber Conflict

35 Fordham International Law Journal 815 (2012)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 555 (25,208)

Abstract:

Law of War, Law of Armed Conflict, Computer, Cyber, Neutrality, Sovereignty, International Humanitarian Law, International Armed Conflict, Non-International Armed Conflict, Cyber Crime, malware

9.

Cyber Attacks: Proportionality and Precautions in Attack

89 Int'l L. Stud. 198 (2013)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 501 (26,951)

Abstract:

cyber, law of war, law of armed conflict, proportionality, precautions, war, armed conflict, computer

10.

Cyber Deterrence

26 Emory International Law Review 773 (2012)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 May 2012 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 482 (26,421)

Abstract:

Cyber, Law of Armed Conflict, Deterrence, Armed Conflict, War, International Humanitarian Law, Computer, Security, Hacking, Hacktivist, Attack, Hack, National Security

11.

The International Law of Environmental Warfare: Active and Passive Damage During Times of Armed Conflict

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 38, p. 145, 2005
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 May 2007
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 460 (35,075)

Abstract:

International Law, Environmental Law, International Environmental Law, Law of War, Law of Armed Conflict

12.

Exercising Passive Personality Jurisdiction Over Combatants: A Theory in Need of a Political Solution

The International Lawyer, Vol. 42, p. 1107, Fall 2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 May 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 389 (49,259)

Abstract:

Law of War, war crime, murder, passive personality, jurisdiction, iraq, investigation, criminal law, soldier, international law, humanitarian law

13.

Combatant Status: It is Time for Intermediate Levels of Recognition for Partial Compliance

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 46, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 374 (48,355)

Abstract:

international law, law of war, law of armed conflict, combatant, military

14.

All Human Rights are Equal, But Some are More Equal than Others: The Extraordinary Rendition of a Terror Suspect in Italy, the NATO SOFA, and Human Rights

Harvard National Security Journal, Vol. 1, p. 171, 2010
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen and Chris Jenks
Brigham Young University School of Law and Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law
Downloads 343 (52,069)

Abstract:

Italy, CIA, Rendition, NATO, SOFA, Human Rights, Torture, Terrorism

15.

Common Article 3 and its Application to Detention and Interrogation

Army Lawyer, Vol. 2007, p. 69, May 2007
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 18 Mar 2008
Richard Jackson and Eric Talbot Jensen
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 336 (58,912)

Abstract:

law of war, humanitarian law, law of armed conflict, detention, interrogation, detainee, common article 3, geneva convention, treatment

16.

The ICJ'S Uganda Wall: A Barrier to the Principle of Distinction and an Entry Point for Lawfare

Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, Vol. 35, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Mar 2008
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 336 (55,670)

Abstract:

law of war, international law, humanitarian law, international court of justice, distinction, law of armed conflict

17.

Future War, Future Law

22 Minnesota Journal of International Law 282 (Summer 2013)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 324 (47,488)

Abstract:

Future law, future war, law of war, law of armed conflict, technology, law, war, cyber, genomics, international humanitarian law, nanotechnology, drones, autonomous weapons, virus, virology, biohacking, biological weapons, latent attacks, computer attack

18.

Unexpected Consequences from Knock-On Effects: A Different Standard for Computer Network Operations?

American University International Law Review, Vol. 18, p. 1145, 2003
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 May 2007
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 308 (79,556)

Abstract:

computer network operations, computer network attack, computer law, law of war, law of armed conflict, international law

19.

The Political Balance of Power Over the Military: Rethinking the Relationship between the Armed Forces, the President, and Congress

Houston Law Review, Vol. 44, p. 553, 2007
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 May 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Geoffrey S. Corn and Eric Talbot Jensen
South Texas College of Law and Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 308 (64,417)
Citation 1

Abstract:

National Security Law, Civil-Military Relationship, Constitutional Law, Presidential Power

20.

Afghanistan Legal Lessons Learned: Army Rule of Law Operations

Naval War College International Law Studies Vol. 85, p. 465, 2009, Israel Yearbook on Human Rights, Vol. 39, p. 261, 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen and Amy M. Pomeroy
Brigham Young University School of Law and BYU Law School
Downloads 305 (69,607)

Abstract:

rule of law, afghanistan, military, law of war, law of armed conflict, humanitarian law, international law, armed conflict, lessons learned

21.

The Obama Administration’s First Year and IHL: A Pragmatist Reclaims the High Ground

Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law, Vol. 12, p. 263, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen and Geoffrey S. Corn
Brigham Young University School of Law and South Texas College of Law
Downloads 276 (73,522)

Abstract:

22.

The Law of War after the DTA, Hamdan, and the MCA

The Army Lawyer, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Richard Jackson, Robert Matsuishi and Eric Talbot Jensen
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 269 (75,015)

Abstract:

law of war, international law, detainee, prisoner of war, military commission, war crimes, geneva convention

23.

Belligerent Targeting and the Invalidity of a Least Harmful Means Rule

89 International Law Studies 536 (2013), Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-248
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 28 May 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Geoffrey S. Corn, Laurie R. Blank, Chris Jenks and Eric Talbot Jensen
South Texas College of Law, Emory University School of Law, Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law and Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 268 (59,496)

Abstract:

law of armed conflict, international humanitarian law, IHL, law of war, belligerents, targeting, distinction, proportionality, humanity, military necessity, jus in bello, combatants, capture

24.

Prosecuting Members of the U.S. Military for Wartime Environmental Crimes

Georgetown International Environmental Law Review (GIELR), Vol. 17, No. 4, 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Eric Talbot Jensen and James J. Teixeira Jr.
Brigham Young University School of Law and Government of the United States of America - Army
Downloads 258 (76,831)

Abstract:

international law, law of armed conflict, law of war, military, environment

25.

Applying a Sovereign Agency Theory of the Law of Armed Conflict

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 12, p. 685, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 257 (90,631)

Abstract:

Law of war, Law of Armed Conflict, International Humanitarian Law, International Law

26.

Understanding the Distinct Function of the Combatant Status Review Tribunals: A Response to Blocher

Yale Law Journal Pocket Part, Vol. 116, p. 327, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 May 2007
Geoffrey S. Corn, Eric Talbot Jensen and Sean Watts
South Texas College of Law, Brigham Young University School of Law and Creighton University School of Law
Downloads 256 (92,851)

Abstract:

international law, national security, the law of war, detainees, global war on terror, prisoners of war

27.

State Obligations in Cyber Operations

14 Baltic Yearbook of International Law 71 (2014)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 250 (46,513)

Abstract:

cyber, law of armed conflict, cyber war, cyber warfare, cyber crime, international law, international cyber dispute, transboundary harm, duty to prevent, precautionary principle, law of war, international humanitarian law, due regard, due diligence, state responsibility, United Nations Charter

28.

Cyber Sovereignty: The Way Ahead

50 Texas International Law Journal 275 (2015)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 216 (54,536)

Abstract:

cyber, sovereignty, computer, law of war, law of armed conflict, international law, due regard, due diligence, attack, cyber attack, cyber operation, cyberspace, duty, obligation, Tallinn Manual, peaceful settlement of disputes, jus in bello, jus ad bellum, infrastructure, state responsibility

29.

Guantanamo and the End of Hostilities

37 Southern Illinois University Law Journal 491 (2013)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 214 (81,889)

Abstract:

law of war, detainee, detention, Guantanamo Bay, GITMO, law of armed conflict, international humanitarian law, international law, armed conflict, terrorism, terrorist

30.

Incentivizing and Protecting Informants Prior to Mass Atrocities Such as Genocide: An Alternative to Post Hoc Courts and Tribunals

Houston Journal of International Law, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2007
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 210 (94,336)

Abstract:

international law, law of war, international courts, international tribunals, ICTR, ICTY, ICC, law of war, genocide, mass atrocity

31.

Future War and the War Powers Resolution

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 29, No. 3, 2015, BYU Law Research Paper No. 15-12
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Mar 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 96 (112,071)

Abstract:

War, War Powers, International Law, Armed Conflict, weapons, future weapons, law of war, law of armed conflict, foreign relations, technology, hostilities, armed forces, military, drones, autonomous weapons, cyber, nanotechnology, genomics, computer

32.

Emerging Technologies and LOAC Signaling

91 Int'l. L. Stud. 621 (2015), BYU Law Research Paper No. 15-15
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Aug 2015
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 26 (171,890)

Abstract:

law of war, law of armed conflict, international humanitarian law, technology, robotics, artificial intelligence, cyber, virology, nanotechnology, weapons, weapons review

33.

A Cyber Duty of Due Diligence: Gentle Civilizer or Crude Destabilizer?

95 Texas Law Review 1555 (2017), BYU Law Research Paper No. 17-16
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Jul 2017
Eric Talbot Jensen and Sean Watts
Brigham Young University School of Law and Creighton University School of Law
Downloads 0 (430,312)

Abstract:

cyber, warfare, armed conflict, countermeasures, due diligence, state responsibility

34.

Article 58 and Precautions against the Effects of Attacks in Urban Areas

98 Int’l Rev. Red Cross 147 (2016), BYU Law Research Paper No. 17-12,
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Apr 2017
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 0 (331,338)

Abstract:

Law of Armed Conflict, International Humanitarian Law, Law of War, Precautions, Defender, Attack, War, Armed Conflict, International Committee of the Red Cross, Feasibility, Emerging Technology, Technology, Advanced Technology, Article 58, Additional Protocol I, Loac, IHL, War in Cities

35.

The Tallinn Manual 2.0: Highlights and Insights

Georgetown Journal of International Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Mar 2017
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 0 (89,532)

Abstract:

cyber, tallinn, cyber warfare, cyber hacking, sovereignty, due diligence jurisdiction, human rights, computer, cyberspace, law of armed conflict, international humanitarian law, law of war

36.

Shelling in Urban Area: When Does Imprecision Become Indiscriminate?

Proceedings of the 16th Bruges Colloquium: Urban Warfare 129 (2015), BYU Law Research Paper No. 16-26
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Dec 2016
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 0 (260,806)

Abstract:

Law of Armed Conflict, Internaitonal Humanitarian Law, Law of War, Distinction, Discrimination, Weapons, Technology, Urban, Warfare, International Law

37.

Presidential Pronouncements of Customary International Law As an Alternative to the Senate's Advice and Consent

Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. 2015, No. 1525, 2016, BYU Law Research Paper No. 16-20
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2016
Eric Talbot Jensen
Brigham Young University School of Law
Downloads 0 (200,148)

Abstract:

international law, national security, president, presidential power, congress, congressional power, treaty, restatement, Senate, Foreign relations, American Law Institute, custom, customary international law, advice and consent