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The North Carolina Journal of International Law (ILJ) is a student-run legal journal at the University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

ILJ is dedicated to stimulating an intellectual environment through legal scholarship in the areas of international law, international trade, and commercial regulation. To those ends, ILJ publishes five issues each year with articles written by leading scholars, respected practitioners, and ILJ staff members and editors. The newly added fifth annual issue, The Forum, features notes and comments by ILJ staff.

Current Issue: Volume 41
Issue 4, Summer 2016


The Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction and the Latent Domestic Relations Exception to Federal Question Jurisdiction
Sam F. Halabi 692

The Hague Child Abduction Convention and the International Child Abduction Remedies Act: Comments for U.S. Practice
George K. Walker 744

Foreign Fathers, Japanese Mothers, and the Hague Abduction Convention: Spirited Away
Barbara Stark 762

Protecting Child Welfare in Abduction and Asylum Proceeding
Ann Laquer Estin 793

Notes & Comments

U.S. Immigration Policy: Enforcement and Deportation Trump Fair Hearings—Systematic Violations of International Non-Refoulement Obligations Regarding Refugees
Jacob Oakes 834

Innovating Across Borders: Why Entrepreneur Visas Require Transnational Coordination
Chris Bagley 919

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