LL.M. Johannes Norpoth

Associate Fellow

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E-Mail koordination_at_nro-textilbuendnis.de

Research Focus

  • Transnational Labour Regulation
  • Transnational Legal Ordering
  • Law and Development
  • World Trade Law

Curriculum Vitae

Since 05/2019
Coordinator of civil society actors in the Partnership for Sustainable Textiles

06/2018-04/2019
Research Fellow at the Institute for Development and Peace (INEF) at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany.

09/2012-07/2018
Research Fellow at the Institute of Development Research and Development Policy (IEE) at the Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany.

02-08/2012
Research Fellow at the Chair for Public Law of Prof. Dr. Markus Kaltenborn, Law Faculty, Ruhr-University Bochum.

06/2009 – 08/2011
Legal Clerkship at District Court Essen, Germany (with 2nd State Examination), including internships at the Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV) at the Ruhr-University Bochum and at the German Federal Environment Agency.

01-05/2009
Fellow at the Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL), Geneva, Switzerland.

02/2008 – 08/2009
LL.M.-Program “Globalization and Law” at Maastricht University, the Netherlands.

2001 – 2007
Studies of Law at Ruhr-University Bochum and Leiden University (with 1st State Examination).

Lectures

  • “Qualifying Legal Force in Transnational Labour Regulation: The Case of the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh”, paper presented with Dr. Christian Scheper at “5 Years After Rana Plaza: Consequences for Labour Standards” at the Faculty of Business and Economics, Free University of Berlin, 27 – 28 April 2018.
  • “Labour Governance as Transnational Legal Ordering: A Socio-Legal Analysis of the Reception of Post-Rana Plaza Instruments in Bangladesh”, paper presented at 2nd Business and Human Rights Young Researchers Summit, University of St. Gallen / NYU Stern Center on Business and Human Rights, St. Gallen, 6 – 7 April 2017.
  • “The Mutually Agreed Solution between Indonesia and the United States in US – Clove Cigarettes: A Case of Efficient Breach (or Power Politics)?”, paper presented at the 4th Conference of the Postgraduate and Early Professionals/Academics Network of the Society of International Economic Law (PEPA/SIEL), 16-17 April 2015 at University of Milan, Italy.
  • “David’s Sling or Blunt Knife? – How to Make Use of the Authorization to Cross-Retaliate as a Small Market Economy?”, paper presented at the 3rd Conference of the Postgraduate & Early Professionals/Academics Network of the Society of International Economic Law (PEPA/SIEL), 25-26 April 2014 at the Direito GV Law School in Sao Paulo, Brazil (financed by RUB Research School).
  • “New TBT Case Law – New Baselines on the Debate on Environmental Labelling”, paper presented at the 2nd Conference of the Postgraduate & Early Professionals/Academics Network of the Society of International Economic Law (PEPA/SIEL), 25-26 January 2013 at the Georg-August University Göttingen, Germany.

Selected Publications

  • Norpoth, Johannes: The Mutually Agreed Solution (MAS) between Indonesia and the United States (US) in US – Clove Cigarettes: A Case of Efficient Breach (or Power Politics)?, in: Adinolfi, G. / Baetens, F. / Caiado, J. / Lupone, A., Micara, A.G. (Eds.): International Economic Law - Contemporary Issues. Springer, 2017. - 129-147| Show details
  • Kaltenborn, Markus / Norpoth, Johannes: Globale Standards für soziale Unternehmensverantwortung – CSR-Leitlinien als neue Regelungsebene des Internationalen Wirtschaftsrechts, in: Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft (RIW). 2014. - 402-410
  • Norpoth, Johannes / Groß, Lukas / Aktar, Rahima: Child Labour in Bangladesh – An Analysis of Gaps and Weaknesses of the Existing Legal Framework, in: IEE Working Paper. 2014. -
  • Norpoth, Johannes: Mysteries of the TBT Agreement Resolved? Lessons to Learn for Climate Policies and Developing Country Exporters from Recent TBT Disputes, in: Journal of World Trade. 2013. - 575-600
  • Norpoth, Johannes / Körsgen, Ruth: Die Entscheidung des Internationalen Gerichtshofs in dem Verfahren "Jurisdictional Immunities of the State" (Deutschland ./. Italien), in: Bofaxe. Bochum: Institut für Friedenssicherungsrecht und Humanitäres Völkerrecht der Ruhr - Universität Bochum, 2012. - | Show details
  • Norpoth, Johannes: Entscheidung des EuGH zu Zollpräferenzen für Waren mit Ursprung aus den besetzten Gebieten unter dem EG-Israel-Assoziierungsabkommen, in: Bofaxe. 2010. - | Show details
  • Norpoth, Johannes: Book Review: ‘Kyriaki Topidi, EU Law, Minorities and Enlargement’, in: Humanitäres Völkerrecht - Informationsschriften. 2010. - 211-212
  • Hertwig, Jana / Norpoth, Johannes: Das Verbot von Streumunition nach dem Oslo-Übereinkommen und Investitionen in Streumunition entwickelnde bzw. herstellende Unternehmen, in: Humanitäres Völkerrecht - Informationsschriften. 2010. - 146-155
  • Bernasconi-Osterwalder, Nathalie / Norpoth, Johannes: Is World Trade Law a Barrier to Saving Our Climate? Questions and Answers. Washington, DC: Center for International Environmental Law, 2009. -

Publications

  • Norpoth, Johannes: The Mutually Agreed Solution (MAS) between Indonesia and the United States (US) in US – Clove Cigarettes: A Case of Efficient Breach (or Power Politics)?, in: Adinolfi, G. / Baetens, F. / Caiado, J. / Lupone, A., Micara, A.G. (Eds.): International Economic Law - Contemporary Issues. Springer, 2017. - 129-147| Show details
  • Kaltenborn, Markus / Norpoth, Johannes: Globale Standards für soziale Unternehmensverantwortung – CSR-Leitlinien als neue Regelungsebene des Internationalen Wirtschaftsrechts, in: Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft (RIW). 2014. - 402-410
  • Norpoth, Johannes / Groß, Lukas / Aktar, Rahima: Child Labour in Bangladesh – An Analysis of Gaps and Weaknesses of the Existing Legal Framework, in: IEE Working Paper. 2014. -
  • Norpoth, Johannes: Mysteries of the TBT Agreement Resolved? Lessons to Learn for Climate Policies and Developing Country Exporters from Recent TBT Disputes, in: Journal of World Trade. 2013. - 575-600
  • Norpoth, Johannes / Körsgen, Ruth: Die Entscheidung des Internationalen Gerichtshofs in dem Verfahren "Jurisdictional Immunities of the State" (Deutschland ./. Italien), in: Bofaxe. Bochum: Institut für Friedenssicherungsrecht und Humanitäres Völkerrecht der Ruhr - Universität Bochum, 2012. - | Show details
  • Norpoth, Johannes: Entscheidung des EuGH zu Zollpräferenzen für Waren mit Ursprung aus den besetzten Gebieten unter dem EG-Israel-Assoziierungsabkommen, in: Bofaxe. 2010. - | Show details
  • Norpoth, Johannes: Book Review: ‘Kyriaki Topidi, EU Law, Minorities and Enlargement’, in: Humanitäres Völkerrecht - Informationsschriften. 2010. - 211-212
  • Hertwig, Jana / Norpoth, Johannes: Das Verbot von Streumunition nach dem Oslo-Übereinkommen und Investitionen in Streumunition entwickelnde bzw. herstellende Unternehmen, in: Humanitäres Völkerrecht - Informationsschriften. 2010. - 146-155
  • Bernasconi-Osterwalder, Nathalie / Norpoth, Johannes: Is World Trade Law a Barrier to Saving Our Climate? Questions and Answers. Washington, DC: Center for International Environmental Law, 2009. -