International Agreements (JAG)(SC)

Section 5, Spring 17

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 1/4
Credits: 1

Course Description

The instructor for this course is LtCol LaBelle.  Prof. George Geis is the Administrative Liaison only.  This elective will provide an in-depth study of the law of international agreements as set forth in international and U.S. domestic law. The course will focus on the creation, modification, and termination of international agreements as codified in the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties. Students in this elective will also examine the status of international agreements in U.S. domestic law, the U.S. ratification process of treaties, and the U.S. Department of Defense regulations for negotiating and concluding international agreements.

Course Requirements

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Midterm Type (if any): TBD
Description: None

Final Type (if any): TBD

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Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: No
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
Course Notes: Enrollment for Spring JAG courses occurs via SRO on a first-come, first served submission basis of JAG Course Request Forms, starting on Monday November 14th at 8:30 a.m.   Students will be evaluated based on a take-home exam and an informal 5 minute brief on an international agreement of their choice.  This course meets at the JAG School during their 3rd quarter, January 9, 2017 - March 10, 2017.   The instructor for this course is LtCol LaBalle.  ATTENDANCE: Attendance at all class sessions is required. Enrolled students who do not attend the first class session will be disenrolled in accordance with Academic Policy. Students seeking to enroll in this course must attend the first class session.

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

General Information

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