Max P. Biedermann

Max P. BiedermannClass of 2015
Note & Comment Editor, Volume 40
Staff Member, Volume 39

I grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina and graduated with a bachelor of sciences in International Business and a minor in Marketing from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. While serving on the journal, I have written about the situation in Ukraine and international efforts to curb the use of anonymous corporate vehicles as tax shelters and money laundering mechanisms.

I am a Note and Comment Editor for the North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, the executive vice president of the UNC Federalist Society, and a member of the Transactional and Corporate Law Association. I also currently work as an extern for the North Carolina Small Business Technology Development Center and have done pro bono work for an intellectual property law firm in the area. During the past two summers, I have worked as an intern for the Honorable Ann Marie Calabria at the North Carolina Court of Appeals and as an extern for Chief Judge Stephani W. Humrickhouse at the United States Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of North Carolina. 

Ukraine: Between Scylla and Charybdis

Max Biedermann

Volume 40 - Issue 1, Fall 2014, Page 219

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Blog Posts

al-Shahaab Raid Justified by AUMF

On October 5, 2013, US Navy SEALS conducted a raid to capture Abdikadir Mohamed Abdikadir, a Kenyan national, in Somalia. Abdikadir is a senior member of al-Shabaab, the al-Qaeda linked terrorist group that claimed responsibility for the deadly attack on the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya. Considering that U.S. embassy operations are currently suspended in Somalia, and the United States is not engaged in a military conflict with Somalia outside of performing support obligations to the Africa Union through NATO, under what authority was the United States acting?

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No Comments | Posted by Max P. Biedermann on Wed. February 12, 2014 8:00 AM
Categories: Africa, African Union, AUMF, Customary International Law, Kenya, Somalia, Syria, Terrorism

Free Trade Deal Reached Between Canada and European Union

A new trade deal covers $116 billion in annual trade and makes the E.U. Canada’s second largest trading partner.

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No Comments | Posted by Max P. Biedermann on Tue. November 5, 2013 8:00 AM
Categories: Canada, European Union, Free Trade
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