Globalization and Local Adaptation in International Trade Law (Asia Pacific Legal Culture and Globalization)

Globalization and Local Adaptation in International Trade Law (Asia Pacific Legal Culture and Globalization)

By: Ljiljana Biukovic (editor), Pitman B. Potter (editor)Hardback

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This book will be of interest to students and scholars who want abetter understanding of the development and enforcement ofinternational trade law and anyone interested in the comparative studyof legal systems.

About Author

Pitman B. Potter is the Hong Kong Bank Chair inAsian Research at the Institute of Asian Research and a professor oflaw at the University of British Columbia. Ljiljana Biukovic is an associate professor of lawat the University of British Columbia. Contributors: Emma Buchte, Julian Dierkes, WenweiGuan, Maomi Iwase, Devin McDaniels, Kathrine Richardson, MayumiSaegusa, Richard Schwindt, Wang Shuliang,Yoshitaka Wada, LiaoZhigang


Preface Part 1: Concepts and Methods Introduction: Selective Adaptation, Institutional Capacity, and theReception of International Law under Conditions of Globalization /Pitman B. Potter Global Competition Governance: A Step towards Constitutionalizationof the WTO / Ljiljana Biukovic Methodology and Current Research Directions in Cross-CulturalConflict Resolution / Emma Buchtel Part 2: Local Implementation of GlobalStandards Globalization and Local Culture in Contracts: Japanese Companies inThailand / Yoshitaka Wada NAFTA, Labour Mobility, and Dispute Resolution within a NorthAmerican Context / Kathrine Richardson The TRIPS Agreement and New Developments in IP Law in China /Liao Zhigang Competition Policy, Capacity Building, and Selective Adaptation:Tentative Lessons from Japan's Experience with Anti-Cartel Policies/ Richard Schwindt and Devin McDaniels Selective Adaptation of Economic Governance Norms in China:Transparency and Autonomy in Local Context / Pitman B.Potter Part 3: Case Studies on Dispute Resolution International Dispute Resolution in Japan: A Combination of Judicialand Other Systems / Maomi Iwase Introduction to International Trade Dispute Settlement in China /Wang Shuliang Alternate Dispute Resolution in Japanese Legal Education:Preliminary Evidence from the 2003 and 2004 Curricula / MayumiSaegusa and Julian Dierkes A Comparative Study of Olympic Marks Protection and Beyond: Canada,the United States, and China / Wenwei Guan Conclusion: Reaching Normative Consensus in International Trade Law/ Ljiljana Biukovic Contributors Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774819039
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9780774819039
  • weight: 580
  • ISBN10: 0774819030

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