Past Visiting Scholars

2013
Hernán Javier del Frade de Blas

Spanish Merchant Navy Directorate
Maritime Pollution, Enforcement Procedures, and Law on Standardization of Safety Equipment on Recreational Boats

Prof. Jörgen Jensen
Aarhus University, Denmark
The Legal Regulation of Election Campaign Financing After Citizens United

Prof. Reuel Schiller
Hastings College of Law
Conflicts between Labor Law and Fair Employment Practices Law in the 1970s

Prof. Hirofumi Sueyoshi
Tezukayama University, Japan
The Debate on Marine Genetic Resources (MGR) and the Alien Tort Statute

2012
Prof. Nilufer Oral

Istanbul Bilgi University, Turkey
Law of the Sea Issues and US Law

Prof. Reuel Schiller
Hastings College of Law
The Interaction of Labor Law and Fair Employment Practices Law in Postwar America

2011
Lavinia Brera

University of Milan, Italy
The Human Right to Access to Water in Light of the Recent Decisions of the ICSID

Prof. Claus Rohde
Aarhus University, Denmark
A Comparative Study of Danish and U.S. law on Leases and Franchises

Prof. Reuel Schiller
Hastings College of Law
Forging Rivals: Labor Law, Fair Employment Practices, and the Fate of Postwar Liberalism

2010
Prof. Michael Jensen
Aarhus University, Denmark
A Study of U.S. Constitutional Law, with a Focus on Methods of Interpretation, Judicial Review, and the Constitutional Protection of Social Welfare Rights

Prof. Reuel Schiller
Hastings College of Law
A Legal and Historical Study of Labor Law and FEPC Law

Prof. Stefan Schmid
University of Bern, Switzerland
Models of Direct Democracy in U.S. States: Their Background and Their Constitutional Development in Comparison to Swiss Direct Democracy

Gordon-Alexander Wille
University of Bayreuth, Germany
The Influence of U.S. State Constitutions on the Federal Level

2009
Prof. Armin Cuyvers
University of Leiden, Netherlands
A Comparative Study of U.S. Confederate History and the European Union from a Legal and Political/Philosophical Point of View

Mauriz Müller
University of Lucerne, Switzerland
The Transfer and Reception of the Swiss Popular Initiative to the United States During the Era of the Progressive Movement (1890-1920)

Prof. Reuel Schiller
Hastings College of Law

Diane Vernizeau
University of Western Brittany, France
The International Status of the European Union Through Maritime Agreements

2008
Prof. Felix Bommer
University of Lucerne, Switzerland
A Comparison of Plea Bargaining in the United States with the New Swiss Code of Criminal Procedure

Prof. Nilufer Oral
Istanbul Bilgi University, Turkey
Law of the Sea Issues and U.S. Law

Judge Takako Osawa
Nagoya District Court, Japan
Alternative Dispute Resolution in the United States and Japan

Prof. Reuel Schiller
Hastings College of Law

2007
Prof. Daniel Barcelo Rojas
Instituto de Investigaciones Juridicas de la UNAM, Mexico
American Judicial Federalism: Conflicts of Laws and Lockstep Analysis

Richard Chiang (Su Jiang)
Peking University, China
The Future of Imprisonment: Lessons from Current American and European Penal Theory and Penal Practice

Prof. Reuel Schiller
Hastings College of Law

Prof. Masaru Watanabe
Osaka City University, Japan
The Law of Labor Relationships in the Public Sector

2006
Prof. Takeshi Honjo
Hitotsubashi University, Japan
A Comparison of Criminal Sanction Systems in Japan and the United States

Judge Rak-Won Jang
Office of the President of the Republic of Korea
The American Jury System and Its Implementation in Korea

Prof. Sung Wook Lee
Pusan National University, Korea
The Relationship Between Labor Policies of the U.S. Army in Korea and Changes in U.S. Labor Policy from 1945-1948

Prof. Kieran McEvoy
Queens University Belfast, United Kingdom
Transitional Justice From Below

Prof. Koichi Nakatomi
Okayama University, Japan
Children’s Rights and Public Policy in the United States

David Neal, QC
Australia
Terrorism and the Rule of Law

Judge Shinji Oda
Tokyo District Court, Japan
A Comparative Study of the Patent Reexamination System

Prof. Kayoko Oshima
Doshisha University, Japan
American Educational Law and Freedom of Expression of Students in Public Schools

Prof. Kuninobu Takeda
Osaka University, Japan
Antitrust Law and Economic Law in the United States

2005
Prof. Chin-Chin Cheng
National Chung Cheng University, China
Study of International Labor Standards with a Focus on Employment Discrimination

Dr. Viviana Molaschi
University of Turin, Italy
A Comparative Study of U.S. and Italian Law: Technological Change and Its Varied Impacts Upon the Development of Environmental Law

2004
Prof. Sang-Chul Lee
Korea Military Academy
U.S. Administrative Law and Procedure

2003
Judge Ioannis Dimitrakopoulos
Council of State of Greece
The U.S. Supreme Court and the Constitutional Rights of the Individual

Prof. Toshihiro Kawaide
Tokyo University, Japan
A Comparative Study of Juvenile Justice Systems in Japan and the United States

2002
Prof. José Luis Díez Ripollés
University of Málaga, Spain
A Study of U.S. Criminal Justice Policy with a Special Interest in the Lawmaking Process

Prof. Tetsuya Fujimoto
Chuo University, Japan
Similarities and Differences Between the Criminal Justice Systems in Japan and the United States

Sofia Libedinsky
Catholic University of Temuco, Chile
Juvenile Criminal Responsibility: Analysis of the American System