in Satow's Diplomatic Practice
December 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 46 pages. 21005 words.
This chapter explores the immunities accorded to a diplomatic agent personally, as distinct from those dealt with in the previous chapter. These include personal inviolability and immunity...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions. 782 words.
Julyan, Sir Penrose Goodchild (1816–1907), civil servant, was born on 30 December 1816, the first of two children of Captain Robert Julyan RN (d. 1857), and his wife, Anne Veale (d. 1878),...
Victrawl Pty Limited v Telstra Corporation Limited and Ors, Appeal from the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia, 183 CLR 595,  HCA 51, (1995) 131 ALR 465, (1995) 69 ALJR 755, ILDC 2562 (AU 1995), 3rd October 1995, Australia; High Court [HCA]
Legal Material. Subjects: Law. 15858 words.
Whether a limitation of liability in the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims had retrospective application.
Attorney-General v Nissan, Appeal and cross appeal judgment,  UKHL 3, ILDC 1741 (UK 1969),  AC 179,  1 All ER 629, 11th February 1969, House of Lords [HL]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 39385 words.
Whether the taking of possession of a hotel owned by a British national resident on Cyprus by the British government was an act of another recognized state, making a claim for damages...
in Journal of International Dispute Settlement
August 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 9598 words.
In this article, the author takes us through 12 readings of an ancient parable about justice—the story of an old Bedouin in the desert who drafts a curious testament for the distribution of...
in Journal of International Criminal Justice
May 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Transnational Crime. 14288 words.
Despite the clear and absolute prohibition under international law, modern day slavery remains prevalent, and shrouded in impunity, across the globe. This article explores the role of human...
in Arbitration International
June 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 16023 words.
Minquiers and Ecrehos case, France v United Kingdom, Judgment, Merits,  ICJ Rep 47, ICGJ 186 (ICJ 1953), 17th November 1953, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 28855 words.
Whether, appraising the relative strength of each claim to title, the sovereignty over several islets and rocks islets situated in-between the British Channel Island of Jersey and the coast...
in The Irish Supreme Court
February 2019 .
Chapter. Subjects: Law. 23 pages. 14979 words.
This chapter considers the performance of the Irish Supreme Court during the life of the Irish Free State (1922–37). It charts the way in which the right to appeal from the Supreme Court to...
Case of Palamara Iribarne v Chile, Palamara Iribarne v Chile, Merits, reparations and costs, IACHR Series C no 135,  IACHR 17, IHRL 1519 (IACHR 2005), 22nd November 2005, Inter-American Court of Human Rights [IACtHR]
Legal Material. Subjects: International Courts and Tribunals; Relationship Between International and Domestic Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 70942 words.
Whether Chile’s interference with the publication of the petitioner’s book and his subsequent prosecution for contempt of authority violated his rights to freedom of thought and expression...
Jones, Redress (intervening) and ors (intervening) v Ministry of the Interior of Saudi Arabia and Lieutenant Colonel Abdul Aziz, Appeal judgment,  UKHL 26,  2 WLR 1424,  1 AC 270,  1 All ER 113, ILDC 521 (UK 2006), 14th June 2006, House of Lords [HL]
Legal Material. Subjects: Statehood, Jurisdiction of States, Organs of States; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 21003 words.
Whether United Kingdom courts had jurisdiction to entertain proceedings brought by claimants against a foreign state and its officials at whose hands they alleged that they suffered...
Malawi African Association v Mauritania, Merits, Communication No 54/91, Communication No 61/91, Communication No 98/93, Communication No 164/97, Communication No 196/97, Communication No 210/98, 27th Ordinary Session (27 April-11 May 2000), 13th Annual Activity Report (1999-2000), (2000) AHRLR 149 (ACHPR 2000), (2001) 8 IHRR 268, IHRL 221 (ACHPR 2000), 11th May 2000, African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights [ACHPR]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 13803 words.
Whether the actions of the State party violated the human rights of black Mauritanians
Sejdić and Finci v Bosnia and Herzegovina, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 27996/06, App no 34836/06,  ECHR 2122, IHRL 3710 (ECHR 2009), 22nd December 2009, Grand Chamber [ECtHR]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 27681 words.
Whether the requirement that only constituent peoples could stand for election in Bosnia and Herzegovina's House of Peoples and for its presidency, violated Article 13 and Article 1 of...
Hilao v Estate of Marcos, Appeals Decision, Docket No 95-15779, 103 F.3d 767 (9th Cir. 1996), 45 Fed. R. Evid. Serv. 913, 96 Cal. Daily Op. Serv. 9090, 96 Daily Journal D.A.R. 15,085, ILDC 841 (US 1996), 17th December 1996, Court of Appeals (9th Circuit) [9th Cir.]
Legal Material. Subjects: Relationship Between International and Domestic Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 14243 words.
Whether the time limit for bringing an action based on violations of international human rights law was equitably tolled during the period the defendant served as a head of state.
American Manufacturing & Trading, Incorporated v Zaire, Award and separate opinion, ICSID Case No ARB/93/1, 5 ICSID Rep 14, 12 Intl Arbitration Rep nº 4, IIC 14 (1997), 11th February 1997, despatched 21st February 1997, International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes [ICSID]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Arbitration; Law. 18942 words.
Whether the consent of a Contracting State to a BIT creates an obligation on its nationals to arbitrate disputes under the treaty.
Whether an investment is made through share...
Lašva Valley, Prosecutor v Kupreškić (Zoran) and ors, Decision on appeal by Dragan Papić against ruling to proceed by deposition, Case No IT-95-16-AR73, ICL 318 (ICTY 1999), 15th July 1999, Appeals Chamber (ICTY)
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 13146 words.
Whether the impugned decision was in breach of the requirements of Rule 71 of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia.
in Masters and servants
May 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 1640 words.
The conclusion outlines the changes to domestic service in Darwin and Singapore from the 1890s to the 1930s. The conclusion reflects on the differences between the two sites and the...
Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 2575 words.
Mangouras v Spain, Merits, App no 12050/04,  ECHR 1364, IHRL 1816 (ECHR 2010), 28th September 2010, Grand Chamber [ECtHR]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 18014 words.
Whether the sum set for bail in the applicant’s case had been excessive and had been fixed without his personal circumstances being taken into consideration, in breach of Article 5(3) of...
Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 6953 words.