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APLPJ Volume 19, Issue 2

Editors Note Film Review Alison W. Conner, Christmas Rose: Hong Kong Movie in a Chinese Time? Articles Cheryl L. Daytec-Yañgot, Transcending Aboriginality and Minority: Indigeneity in Asia as a Construct of Structural Oppression Under the Economic Globalization Regime...

Past Issues

APLPJ Volume 19, Issue 1

Editor's Note Translation Koji Higashikawa, Japan’s Hate Speech Laws: Translations of the Osaka City Ordinance and the National Act to Curb Hate Speech in Japan Articles Jisuk Woo and Justin D. Levinson, Diversity, Dialogue, and Deliberation: An Empirical...

APLPJ Volume 18, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Articles Jingmeng Cai, Private Antitrust Enforcement of Resale Price Maintenance in China: What Lessons can China Learn from the United States Yang Feng, The Legislation in Autonomous Areas of China: Progress, Limitations and Recommendations Gary...

APLPJ Volume 18, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Dedication to Professor Larry Foster Articles Dr. Luca Siliquini-Cinelli, Japan and the Liberal Global-Order Project: A Time to Stop and Stare Qijun Jiang and Ying Zhu, Challenges for Enforcing Food Safety Law and Regulation in China: Case-Studies of...

APLPJ Volume 17, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Be sure to follow our Facebook page. Articles Eric Corthay, The ASEAN Doctrine of Non-Interference in Light of the Fundamental Principle of Non-Intervention Lezlie Kīʻaha, Thinking Outside The Bars: Using Hawaiian Traditions and Culturally-Based Healing...

APLPJ Volume 17, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Jody M. Prescott, Eiko Iwata and Becca H. Pincus, Gender, Law and Policy: Japan’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security Wei Wen,  How American Common Law Doctrines May Inform Mainland China to Achieve Certainty in Land Sale Contracts...

APLPJ Volume 16, Issue 2

Editor’s Note   Articles Wang Linzhu, The Identification of Minorities in China Jordan Kealaikalani Inafuku, E Kūkulu ke Ea: Hawaiʻi’s Duty to Fund Kahoʻolawe’s Restoration Following the Navy’s Incomplete Cleanup Williamson Chang, Darkness over Hawaii: The Annexation...

APLPJ Volume 15, Issue 1

Editor’s Note – Volume 16, Issue 2 Articles Rebecca Wolozin, Citizenship Issues and Issuing Citizenship: A Case Study of Sri Lanka’s Citizenship Laws in a Global Context Larry Catá Backer, Crafting a Theory of Socialist Democracy For China in the 21st...

APLPJ Volume 15, Issue 2

Editor’s Note – Volume 15, Issue 2 Articles Eric Yamamoto, Miyoko Pettit, and Sara Lee, UNFINISHED BUSINESS: A Joint South Korea and United States Jeju 4.3 Tragedy Task Force to Further Implement Recommendations and Foster Comprehensive and Enduring Social Healing...

APLPJ Volume 15, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Eric San Juan, Cultural Jurisprudence Heather Whitney, Vietnam: Water Pollution and Mining in an Emerging Economy Ching-Ping Shao, Representative Litigations in Corporate and Securities Laws by Government-Sanctioned Nonprofit Organizations:...

APLPJ Volume 14, Issue 3

Editors’ Note Bibliography Mark Levin and Adam Mackie, Truth or Consequences of the Justice System Reform Council:  An English Language Bibliography from Japan’s Millennial Legal Reforms Translation Southern Weekend Editorial Board, The Ten Most Influential Cases for...

APLPJ Volume 14, Issue 2

Editors’ Note Articles Yun-Hsien Diana Lin, Lesbian Parenting in Taiwan:  Legal Issues and the Latest Developments Carole Petersen, A Case for Strategic Use of Human Rights Treaties and the International Reporting Process Rebecca Stotzer and Holning Lau, Sexual...

APLPJ Volume 14, Issue 1

Editors’ Note Articles Jonathan Odom, What Does a “Pivot” or “Rebalance” Look Like?  Elements of the U.S. Strategic Turn Towards Security in the Asia-Pacific Region and Its Waters E. Sunny Greer, Na Wai Hoʻōla i Nā Iwi?  Who Will Save the Bones:  Native Hawaiians and...

APLPJ Volume 13, Issue 2

Editors’ Note Translations Southern Weekend Editorial Board, The Ten Most Influential Cases That Changed China in 2009 Southern Weekend Editorial Board, Announcing the Ten Most Influential Cases of 2010 Articles John Balzano, China’s Food Safety Law: Administrative...

APLPJ Volume 13, Issue 1

Editors’ Note Articles Vivienne Bath, China, International Business, and the Criminal Law Ellen M. Bublick, China’s New Tort Law:  The Promise of Reasonable Care Shigenori Matsui, Justice for the Accused or Justice for Victims?:  The Protection of Victims’ Rights in...

APLPJ Volume 12, Issue 2

Editors’ Note Articles Kevin Bennardo, The Rights and Liberties of the Palau Constitution Christine Forster, Ending Domestic Violence in Pacific Island Countries:  The Critical Role of Law Comments Jeannin-Melissa Kapuakawekiu Russo, How to Remedy the NAGPRA’s...

APLPJ Volume 12, Issue 1

Editors’ Note Articles Alison W. Conner, Movie Justice: The Legal System in Pre-1949 Chinese Film James Parry Eyster, Antigone in China: Teaching American Law and Lawyering in Shenzhen Naomi Johnstone, Indonesia in the ‘REDD’: Climate Change, Indigenous Peoples and...

APLPJ Volume 11, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Articles Eva Pils, Waste No Land: Property, Dignity, and Growth in Urbanizing China Chih-Chieh Yang, A Comparative Study of the Models Employed to Protect Indigenous Traditional Cultural Expressions Comments Ryan William Nohea Garcia, Who Is Hawaiian,...

APLPJ Volume 11, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Kuan-Chun Chang, From Zero to Something: The Necessity of Establishing a Regulatory System of Financial Conglomerates in China Kyungho Choi, Korean Foreign Legal Consultants Act: Legal Profession of American Lawyers in South Korea Diane A....

APLPJ Volume 10, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Articles Jasper Kim, Socrates v. Confucius: An Analysis of South Korea’s Implementation of the American Law School Model Qinglan Long, Relevancy Between Corporations and Clans: Ideologies Behind Corporate Law Hao Duy Phan, A Blueprint For a Southeast...

APLPJ Volume 10, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Lowell B. Bautista, The Historical Context and Legal Basis of the Philippine Treaty Limits Zhengxin Huo, A Tiger without Teeth: The Antitrust Law of The People’s Republic of China Jonghyun Park, The Judicialization of Politics in Korea Jessica...

APLPJ Volume 9, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles J. Mark Ramseyer, Stacking the Friday Workshop: An Introduction Dan Puchniak, The Japanization of American Corporate Governance? Evidence of the Never-Ending History of Corporate Law Jie Yuan, Formal Convergence or Substantial Divergence?...

APLPJ Volume 9, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Article Ernest B. Abbott, Law, Federalism, the Constitution, and Control of Pandemic Flu Translations Teruki Tsunemoto, Commentary on Important Legal Precedents for 2006: Trends in Constitutional Law Cases, translation by Asami Miyazawa and Angela...

APLPJ Volume 8, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Articles Colin P.A. Jones, In the Best Interests of the Court: What American Lawyers Need to Know about Child Custody and Visitation in Japan Felicity Hammond, Terrorism’s Next Victim? Judicial Review of the Malaysian Internal Security Act of 1960 John...

APLPJ Volume 8, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Trevor Ryan, Japan’s 2004 Pension Reforms in Response to Demographic Change: A Legal Critique Andrew White, The Paradox of Corruption as Antithesis to Economic Development: Does Corruption Undermine Economic Development in Indonesia and China...

APLPJ Volume 7, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Articles Blaine Rogers, Raising the Bar: The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Public Land Trust, and a Heightened Standard of Fiduciary Duty David T. Johnson, Japan’s Secretive Death Penalty Policy: Contours, Origins, Justifications, and...

APLPJ Volume 7, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Mark A. Levin and Daryl S. Takeno, A Tribute to Dr. Kaoru Kashiwagi Aviam Soifer, Charles L. Black, Jr.: Commitment, Connection, and the Ceaseless Quest for Justice Book Review Vincent R. Johnson, A Review of Chenglin Liu’s Chinese Law on SARS...

APJPJ Volume 6, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Savitri Taylor, The Pacific Solution or a Pacific Nightmare?: The Difference between Burden Shifting and Responsibility Sharing Mark Levin, Tobacco Industrial Policy and Tobacco Control Policy in Japan Kenneth M. Davidson, Creating Effective...

APLPJ Volume 5, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Jiangyu Wang, Dancing with Wolves: Regulation and Deregulation of Foreign Investment in China’s Stock Market Michael Dutra, Sir, How Much is that Ming Vase in the Window?: Protecting Cultural Relics in the People’s Republic of China Recent...

APLPJ Volume 4, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Articles Joseph E. Horey, The Right of Self-Government in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Chris X. Lin, A Quiet Revolution: The Ongoing Process of Chinese Judicial Reform Comments Kim David Chanbonpin, Holding the United States...

APLPJ Volume 4, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Milagros Rivera Sanchez and Ang Peng Hwa, Effective Regulators: A Response to the International Telecommunication Union’s Case Study on Singapore Shin-yi Peng, Universal Telecommunications Service in China: Trade Liberalization, Subsidy, and...

APLPJ Volume 3, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Article Edward C. King, Custom and Constitutionalism in the Federated States of Micronesia Symposium Articles Patrick W. Hanifin, Rice Is Right Paul M. Sullivan, ‘Recognizing’ the Fifth Leg: The ‘Akaka Bill’ Proposal to Create a Native Hawaiian...

APLPJ Volume 3, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Article Craig P. Wagnild, Civil Law Discovery in Japan: A Comparison of Japanese and U.S. Methods of Evidence Collection in Civil Litigation Comments Shellie K. Park, Broken Silence: Redressing the Mass Rape and Sexual Enslavement of Asian Women by the...

APLPJ Volume 2, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Japanese Legal Education Reforms Robert F. Grondine, An International Perspective on Japan’s New Legal Education Mark Levin, The American Kaizen of Law Teaching Gerald Paul McAlinn, Reforming the System of Legal Education: A Call for Bold Leadership and...

APLPJ Volume 2, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Articles Gary F. Bell, The New Indonesian Laws Relating to Regional Autonomy: Good Intentions, Confusing Laws Jae Won Kim, The Ideal and the Reality of the Korean Legal Profession Daniel E. Hall, Curfews, Culture, and Custom in American Samoa: An...

APLPJ Volume 1, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Articles Randall Peerenboom, The Evolving Regulatory Framework for Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in the PRC Shin-yi Peng, The WTO Legalistic Approach and East Asia: From the Legal Culture Perspective Reinhard Drifte, Japan and Security Council Reform:...

APLPJ Volume 1, Issue 1

Editor’s Note Symposium Articles Yukio Yanagida, A New Paradigm of Legal Training and Education in Japan Setsuo Miyazawa, Legal Education and the Reproduction of the Elite in Japan Mark Levin, Legal Education for the Next Generation: Ideas from America Articles Robert...