Section Description Provided by Instructor
- See Rule 1.11 for a description of point credits that may be earned by work for a journal. Up to two (2) points may be earned for work on an editorial board; a third point may be earned for a note published in a Columbia Law School journal. All points count toward the 18 non-class points allowed for J.D. credit (see Rule 1.1).
- LL.M.s may not earn writing or academic credit for journal participation.
- Section 1 indicates participation in the journal (0 pts)
- Section 2 indicates editorial board (1 pt)
- Section 3 indicates note publication (1 pt)
The Columbia Journal of Transnational Law ("JTL") publishes material on all aspects of public and private international and comparative law. JTL is one of the foremost international law journals in the world and is the second-oldest and second-most cited journal at Columbia Law School following Columbia Law Review. JTL is entirely student-edited and includes articles by professional authors and by student members of the journal. Students are selected for staff positions following the end of their first year on the basis of grades and a writing sample. Selections for editorial positions are made from among the staff at the end of the second year.
Method of Evaluation
J.D. Writing Credit
Learning Outcome Goals
No learning outcome goals have been provided.