Author Archives: Stuart Malawer

About Stuart Malawer

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

Trump’s WTO Campaign Despite the Global Pandemic.

The WTO Director-General’s recent resignation adds a new degree of  uncertainty to global commerce in the midst of a global pandemic that is about to cast global and U.S. trade relations into uncharted territory. This unforeseen situation and the growing … Continue reading

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Trump’s Erratic China Policy — Alarming.

Observations form the Financial Times lead editorial today  “Trump’s Erratic China Policy Risks Backfiring” ——- Unfortunately, President Donald Trump’s approach to China is so erratic that it alarms US allies. Trump is looking at making it easier to sue the … Continue reading

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                                 TRUMP AND TRADE                        (Some of my Twitter Comments Jan. 1, 2020 – May … Continue reading

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Supreme Court and National Security — Are Trade Actions Immune from Review?

  The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit concluded recently that §232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 does not offend the non-delegation doctrine. Thus, upholding President Trump’ steel tariffs. But the story on §232 and the … Continue reading

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Trump, Litigation and Threats: From Queens to the World Stage.

          From the Introduction to my new article …………. Stuart Malawer, “Trump, Litigation and Threats: From Queens to the World Stage.” China and WTO Review 209 (Spring 2020) …………………… Donald Trump was born and raised in Queens, … Continue reading

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Time to Revisit State Law and Recognition of Foreign Judgments?

In a saga of twist and turns, a nightmare for any law student trying to map out lower court proceedings, or a crime novel, it is interesting to read a case from Texas that is now being considered for hearing … Continue reading

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Trump’s Trade Affronts Are Getting Worse ………….

                                                             [From the conclusion of a forthcoming article of mine.] Trump’s … Continue reading

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Good summary of President Trump’s current attack plan on the WTO by Bloomberg’s Terms of Trade today (February 14th, 2020). The long-standing Trump administration animosity towards the WTO and the existing global trading system is gaining steam and becoming more … Continue reading

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TRUMP’S THREATS AND TRADE POLICY — From His Real Estate Days in New York?

From a forthcoming article of mine ……………. My thesis is straightforward: One can draw a straight line from Donald Trump’s ruthless mode of operating in the contentious world of New York real estate to his operations on the world stage … Continue reading

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Iranian Assassination & Global Trade … Not Good for the Global Economy

The assassination of Major General Suleimani of Iran was a terrible blunder on many levels.  One level that has not been talked about much is its potential impact on global trade. To me there will be a significant impact, sooner … Continue reading

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