By Lucie Olejnikova
The February 2018 issue of GlobaLex is now live, featuring four articles. We are pleased to bring you two new articles and two great updates. GlobaLex is an electronic publication dedicated to foreign, international, and comparative law research.
An Introduction to International Fisheries Law by Abdullah Al Arif at http://www.nyulawglobal.org/globalex//International_Fisheries_Law.html.
Abdullah Al Arif is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Law, Daffodil International University, Bangladesh. He is currently on study leave and writing his doctoral thesis on ‘Achieving Sustainable Marine Fisheries in Bangladesh: A Legal and Policy Analysis’ at Macquarie Law School, NSW, Australia. He has recently published an article entitled ‘Legal Status of Maximum Sustainable Yield Concept in International Fisheries Law and Its Adoption in the Marine Fisheries Regime of Bangladesh: A Critical Analysis’ in the International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law.
International Humanitarian Law by Thamil Venthan Anathavimayagan at http://www.nyulawglobal.org/globalex//International_Humanitarian_Law.html.
Thamil Venthan Ananthavinayagan holds an LL.M. from Maastricht University, The Netherlands and has submitted his PhD with the National University of Ireland, Galway. He is currently a lecturer for international law, international humanitarian law, and international criminal law at Griffith College, Dublin. Prior to joining Griffith College, he was a Fellow and research assistant at the Irish Centre for Human Rights in Galway, Ireland. Thamil has also studied civil/public and criminal law in Germany at the universities of Bonn and Marburg, with particular focus on international law.
UPDATE: Guide on Researching Chinese Mass Media Law by Alex “Xiaomeng” Zhang at http://www.nyulawglobal.org/globalex//China_Mass_Media_Law1.html.
Alex Zhang is the Head of Public Services and Lecturer in Law at Stanford Law School, USA. She received a B.A. in Philosophy and a Chinese Law Certificate from Nanjing University, China, and an M.A. in Philosophy from Tulane University. She attended the University of Kansas Law School earning her J.D. with a certificate in International Trade and Finance Law in 2006. She also received an M.S.I from the University of Michigan, School of Information in 2009. Before joining Stanford, Alex was a senior Foreign, Comparative, and International Law Librarian and Adjunct Professor of Law at University of Michigan Law School, USA.
UPDATE: Legal Information Institutes and the Free Access to Law Movement by Graham Greenleaf, Philip Chung, and Andrew Mowbray at http://www.nyulawglobal.org/globalex//Legal_Information_Institutes1.html.
Graham Greenleaf AM is Professor of Law & Information Systems at UNSW Australia, and Co-Founder, AustLII. Dr Philip Chung is Associate Professor of Law at UNSW Australia and Executive Director, AustLII. Andrew Mowbray is Professor of Law and Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), and Co-Director, AustLII.
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