Length – At least 2 pages double spaced. It can be any length that long or longer but be concise.
Format – It is important to follow the format shown in the template in Blackboard. A legal memorandum
should be neutral in tone.
Important: Do not put your name on your paper, please put your student ID on it instead so that you
will be graded anonymously.
How to submit – through Blackboard in this folder.
Possible topics – Any legal issue in international law. Examples:
violate U.S. election law; is he truly our president; and should he be impeached?
immigration from Muslim countries, or separating illegal alien parents from children born in the
international law, and on institutions such as NATO and the European Union, and his influence
on Brexit? Or if you like President Trump, argue that he has upheld and helped enforce
international law and advanced its goals.
law, comparing the laws of different nations) of interest to you.
issues in private or international business law. You will be writing a persuasive essay about a
topic in that field.
in one or more nations on a particular topic to laws of one or more other nations. E.g., perhaps
prostitution is legal in one country but not another. You could compare the laws and give
arguments for both positions, then make a recommendation.
As always, cite some international law.