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257.9 sec. 001 - Law of the Sea (Spring 2020)

Instructor: John Choon Yoo  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 1

Due to COVID-19, law school classes were graded as credit/no pass in spring 2020.


    FSa 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: TBA
    From January 10, 2020
    To January 11, 2020

    FSa 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Location: TBA
    From January 10, 2020
    To January 11, 2020

Course Start: January 10, 2020
Course End: January 11, 2020
Class Number (1Ls): 32595
Class Number: 32595

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 45
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 60
As of: 06/16 11:02 PM

This course will survey the international law of the sea. It will briefly review the history of the law of the sea before examining customary international law and the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. It will cover territorial issues, the high seas, and the seabeds. It will end with consideration of environmental issues and dispute resolution mechanisms.

Note, this course meets January 10th and 11th.

Attendance at the first class is mandatory for all currently enrolled and waitlisted students; any currently enrolled or waitlisted students who are not present on the first day of class (without prior permission of the instructor) will be dropped. The instructor will continue to take attendance throughout the add/drop period and anyone who moves off the waitlist into the class must continue to attend in order not to be dropped.

Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
This is a credit only course
Course Category: International and Comparative Law
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
Public Law and Policy

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  • Cases and Materials on the Law of the Sea
    Louis B. Sohn, John E. Noyes, Erik Franckx, Kristen Gustafson Juras
    Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishing
    ISBN: 9789004169906
    e-Book Available: unknown
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: To Be Determined

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