Author Archives: Stuart Malawer

About Stuart Malawer

Distinguished Service Professor of Law & International Trade at George Mason University (School of Public Policy).

Cybersecurity, Cuban Trade and Chinese Global Taxation — New Issues for the New Year.

         As this new year begins new issues of cybersecurity, Cuban trade, and Chinese global taxation have come into focus. They make for an interesting start of the new year. Here are some particulars: ………… Obama proposing legislation concerning cybersecurity. … Continue reading

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End-of-the-Year Trade Developments — Cuban Sanctions, Sony Cyber Attack, Chinese Commercial Cyberespionage …….

           …..      Late December saw some very interesting trade developments. They include a presidential vow to normalize diplomatic and trade relations with Cuba and an apparent cyber attack by N. Korea on Sony. Discussions continue concerning the TPP and making … Continue reading

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Chinese Cyber Espionage and WTO TRIPS Litigation.

     My new article appeared today in the New York Law Journal (December 23, 2014) on this topic. “Confronting Chinese Economic Cyber Espionage Through WTO Litigation.”  New York Law Journal (December 23, 2014).

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Recent Trade Developments — Most Important — U.S. – Cuban Relations.

               As the year draws to a close  significant global trade developments continue to happen. But the most important one has been President Obama’s new diplomacy with Cuba which portends the opening of trade and investment with Cuba. (Still … Continue reading

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Variety of International Commerce Issues — Business as Usual.

         Issues concerning foreign investment, export subsidies, agricultural exports, and cross-border litigation and corporate structuring continue to be main issues arising in the global economy over the last few weeks.  Business as usual. Some specifics are the following: …. Foreign Investors … Continue reading

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Structural Changes, Spheres of Influence and Global Trade ……..

                   Web firms, national security, spheres of influence, dispute systems, and structural changes are all current issues concerning global trade relations. Changes are clearly happening and the global landscape is changing rapidly from what existed just a … Continue reading

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Some Movement on a Host of Global Trade, Tax and Commerce Issues.

          A host of trade and global commercial issues continue to create newer international actions and concerns. Among them are China’s use of antitrust law as a trade restriction, Japan’s currency manipulation to increase exports, recent U.S. litigation concerning LIBOR, FOREX … Continue reading

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