Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law

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This Case Digest provides brief analyses of cases that represent current aspects of transnational law. The Digest includes cases that establish legal principles and cases that apply established legal principles to new factual situations. The cases are grouped in topical categories, and references are given for further research:

Constitutionality of the Immigration Marriage Fraud Amendments Upheld over Challenge by Deportable Alien and United States Spouse

Anetekhai v. Immigration and Naturalization Service

876 F.2d 1218 (5th Cir. 1989)


Standing Granted to Challenge Hostile Takeover between Foreign Firms under United States Antitrust and Securities Laws

Consolidated Gold Fields PLC v. Minorco, S.A.

871F.2d 252 (2nd Cir. 1989)


Lanham Act Bars Importation of Foreign Firms' Goods which are Different Physically from the Goods of United States Affiliate, But Have Identical Trademarks Lever Brothers Co. V. U.S.,

877 F.2d 101 (D.C. Cir. 1989)


Warsaw Convention's Limitation on Air Carrier Liability Not Eliminated by Failure to Provide Adequate Notice of Limitation in Passenger Tickets

Chan v. Korean Air Lines,Ltd.

109 S. Ct. 1676 (1989)