Skip to Main Content

Hannah Buxbaum

Faculty bibliography for Hannah Buxbaum

Hannah Buxbaum

Vice President for International Affairs, Indiana University; John E. Schiller Chair in Legal Ethics and Professor of Law​

Faculty Bio


Author Pages

Access Professor Buxbaum's author profiles on the following services:


Hannah Buxbaum

Vice President for International Affairs, Indiana University; John E. Schiller Chair in Legal Ethics and Professor of Law


TRANSNATIONAL BUSINESS PROBLEMS, 5th ed. (with Detlev Vagts, St Paul, MN: Thomson Reuters/Foundation Press, 2014.

A CONFLICT-OF-LAWS ANTHOLOGY, 2nd ed. (with Gene R. Shreve). New Providence, NJ: LexisNexis, 2012.




The Role of the Presumption Against Extraterritoriality in Determining the Scope of Statutory Law: Interstate and International Conflicts, 30 DUKE JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE & INTERNATIONAL LAW (Forthcoming 2020).

Public Regulation and Private Enforcement in a Global Economy: Strategies for Managing Conflict399 RECUEIL DES COURS/COLLECTED COURSES 267 (2019). [HeinOnline]

The Interpretation and Effect of Permissive Forum Selection Clauses Under U.S. Law, 66 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW. SUPPL. 127 (2018). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Determining the Territorial Scope of State Law Interstate and International Conflicts: Comments on the Draft Restatement (Third) and on the Role of Party Autonomy, 27 DUKE JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE & INTERNATIONAL LAW 381 (2017). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

RICO's Extraterritorial Application: RJR Nabisco, Inc. v. European Community, 37 PRAXIS DES INTERNATIONALEN PRIVAT- UND VERFAHRENSRECHTS (IPRAX) 106 (2017).

Transnational Legal Ordering and Regulatory Conflict: Lessons From the Regulation of Cross-Border Derivatives, 1 UC IRVINE JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL, TRANSNATIONAL, AND COMPARATIVE LAW 91 (2017). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

AGORA: Reflections on RJR Nabisco v. European Community: The Scope and Limitations of the Presumption Against Extraterritoriality, 110 AJIL UNBOUND 62 (2016). [SSRN]

Foreign Governments as Plaintiffs in U.S. Courts and the Case Against "Judicial Imperialism"73 WASHINGTON & LEE LAW REVIEW 653 (2016). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

TLOs and Global Financial Markets: The Case of Derivatives110 AMERICAN SOCIETY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW PROCEEDINGS 71 (2016). [HeinOnline]

The Viability of Enterprise Jurisdiction: A Case Study of the Big Four Accounting Firms, 48 U.C. DAVIS LAW REVIEW 1769 (2015). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Class Actions, Conflict and the Global Economy in FESTSCHRIFT FÜR ROLF STÜRNER (A. Bruns, et. al., Eds., 2013). Reprinted in 21 INDIANA JOURNAL OF GLOBAL LEGAL STUDIES 585 (2014). [SSRN]

Remedies for Foreign Investors Under U.S. Federal Securities Law, 75 LAW & CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS 161 (2012). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Morrison v. National Australia Bank: Defining the Domestic Interest in International Securities Litigation, 105 AMERICAN SOCIETY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW PROCEEDINGS 402 (2011). [HeinOnline]

National Jurisdiction and Global Business Networks, 17 INDIANA JOURNAL OF GLOBAL LEGAL STUDIES 165 (2010). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Introduction--Operationalizing Global Governance, 16 INDIANA JOURNAL OF GLOBAL LEGAL STUDIES 1 (2009). [HeinOnline]

Personal Jurisdiction Over Foreign Directors in Cross-Border Securities Litigation, 35 JOURNAL OF CORPORATION LAW 71 (2009). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Territory, Territoriality and the Resolution of Jurisdictional Conflict, 57 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW 631 (2009). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Mandatory Rules in Civil Litigation: Status of the Doctrine Post-Globalization, 18 AMERICAN REVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION 21 (2007). [SSRN]

Multinational Class Actions Under Federal Securities Law: Managing Jurisdictional Conflict, 46 COLUMBIA JOURNAL OF TRANSNATIONAL LAW 14 (2007). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Transnational Regulatory Litigation, 46 VIRGINIA JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 251 (2006). [SSRN] [ HeinOnline]

German Legal Culture and the Globalization of Competition Law: A Historical Perspective on the Expansion of Private Antitrust Enforcement, 23 BERKELEY JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 474 (2005). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

From Empire to Globalization … and Back?: A Post-Colonial View of Transjudicialism, 11 INDIANA JOURNAL OF GLOBAL LEGAL STUDIES 183 (2004). [HeinOnline]

Forum Selection in International Contract Litigation: The Role of Judicial Discretion, 12 WILLAMETTE JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION 185 (2004). [SSRN] [HeinOnline].  Reprinted in PROCEDURE AND PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW (W.C. Purdue, Ed.). Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017.

Jurisdictional Conflict in Global Antitrust Enforcement, 16 LOYOLA CONSUMER LAW REVIEW 365 (2004). [HeinOnline]

National Courts, Global Cartels: F. Hoffman-LaRoche Ltd. v. Empagran, S.A., 5 GERMAN LAW JOURNAL 1095 (2004). [SSRN]

Assessing Sovereign Interests in Cross-Border Discovery Disputes: Lessons from Aeropatiale, 38 TEXAS INTERNATIONAL LAW JOURNAL 87 (2003). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Corporate Accountability Reform in the United States: The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and its Application to Foreign Accountants, 23 PRAXIS DES INTERNATIONALEN PRIVAT- UND VERFAHRENSRECHTS 78 (2003).

Unification of the Law Governing Secured Transactions: Progress and Prospects for Reform, 8 UNIFORM LAW REVIEW 321 (2003). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Conflict of Economic Laws: From Sovereignty to Substance, 42 VIRGINIA JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 931 (2002). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

The Role of Public Policy in International Contracts: Reflections on the U.S. Litigation Concerning Lloyd’s of London, 22 PRAXIS DES INTERNATIONALEN PRIVAT- UND VERFAHRENSRECHTS (IPRAX) 232 (2002).

The Private Attorney General in a Global Age: Public Interests in Private International Antitrust Litigation, 26 YALE JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 219 (2001). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Cooperative International Regulatory Enforcement and the Privilege Against Self-Incrimination, 43 GERMAN YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 171 (2000).

Rethinking International Insolvency: The Neglected Role of Choice-of-Law Rules and Theory, 36 STANFORD JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 23 (2000). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Asset Freezes in United States Federal Courts: Grupo Mexicano de Desarrollo, S.A. V. Alliance Bond Fund, Inc., 20 PRAXIS DES INTERNATIONALEN PRIVAT-UND VERFAHRENSRECHTS (IPRAX) 39 (2000).

Book Chapters

Transnational Antitrust Law [SSRN] in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF TRANSNATIONAL LAW (P. Zumbansen, Ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, 2021.

Reasonableness as a Limitation on the Extraterritorial Application of U.S. Law (with Ralf Michaels), in THE RESTATEMENT AND BEYOND: THE PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE OF U.S. FOREIGN RELATIONS LAW (Paul B. Stephan and Sara A. Cleveland, eds.). New York: Oxford University Press, 2020.

Extraterritoriality in the Public and Private Enforcement of U.S. Regulatory Law [SSRN] in  PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW: CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES AND CONTINUING RELEVANCE (F. Ferrari & D. Fernandez Arroyo, Eds.). Cheltenham, UK: Elgar Publishing, 2019.

Jurisdiction and Choice of Law in International Antitrust Law: A U.S. Perspective (with Ralf Michaels) in INTERNATIONAL ANTITRUST LITIGATION: CONFLICT OF LAWS AND COORDINATION (J. Basedow,, Eds.). Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2012.

Conflict of Laws Conventions and Their Reception in National Legal Systems: Report for the United States, [SSRN] in THE IMPACT OF UNIFORM LAW ON NATIONAL LAW: LIMITS AND POSSIBILITIES (Jorge Sánchez Cordero, Ed.) Ciudad Universitaria, México: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México : Centro Mexicano de Derecho Uniforme, 2010. [Website]

Competition in the Private Enforcement of Regulatory Law, [SSRN] in ECONOMIC LAW AS AN ECONOMIC GOOD: ITS RULE FUNCTION AND ITS TOOL FUNCTION IN THE COMPETITION OF SYSTEMS (Karl M. Meessen et al., eds.) Munchen, Germany: Sellier, 2009.

Culture and Conflict in the Enforcement of Competition Law, in GLOBALER WETTBEWERB UND NATIONALE WETTBEWERBSORDNUNGEN: REFERATE DES XLI. FIW-SYMPOSIONS Koln, Germany: Heymanns, 2008.

Defining the Function and Scope of Group Litigation: The Role of Class Actions for Monetary Damages in the United States, in KOLLEKTIVE RECHTSDURCHSETZUNG — RECHTSVERGLEICHENDE UND RECHTSPOLITISCHE TENDENZEN (P. Gottwald, Ed.) 2008.

Incentives to Promote the Private Enforcement of Law: A View From the United States, in ZUGANG ZUM RECHT: EUROPÄISCHE UND US-AMERIKANISCHE WEGE DER PRIVATEN RECHTSDURCHSETZUNG (Heinz P. Mansel et al., eds.). Nomos, 2008.

Private Enforcement of Competition Law in the United States: Of Optimal Deterrence and Social Costs, in PRIVATE ENFORCEMENT OF EC COMPETITION LAW (Jurgen Basedow, ed.). The Hague: Kluwer Law International, 2007.


Improving Transatlantic Cooperation in the Taking of Evidence, in INTERNATIONAL CIVIL LITIGATION IN EUROPE AND RELATIONS WITH THIRD STATES (Arnaud Nuyts and Nadine Watte, eds.). Brussells: Bruylant, 2005.

Regulatory Policy in Transnational Litigation: The Influence of Judicial Globalization, in FESTSCHRIFT FUER ERIK JAYME (Heinz-Peter Mansel et al., eds.) 73. Munich: Sellier, 2004.

Diskussion zum Referat Hess, in CORPORATE GOVERNANCE (Dieter Feddersen, et al., Eds.). Köln: O. Schmidt, 1996.

Book Reviews

Book Review. Potok, R. (ed.), Cross-Border Collateral: Legal Risk and the Conflict of Laws, 50 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW 877 (2002). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Habscheid, E.J. Cross-border Bankruptcy Law of the United States and Germany, 7 INDIANA JOURNAL OF GLOBAL LEGAL STUDIES 419 (1999). [HeinOnline]