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Book IV Multilateral Diplomacy, Human Rights, and International Organizations, 21 The European Union—I Development, Structure, and Decision-Making

Paul Berman.

in Satow's Diplomatic Practice

December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 34 pages. 14935 words.

This chapter examines the origins and development of the European Union, its legal framework, and its institutional and decision-making framework. Of all the international and regional...

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The precautionary principle: a new approach to public decision-making?

Katie Steele.

in Law, Probability and Risk

March 2006; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Probability and Statistics. 7513 words.

The precautionary principle recommends preventing possible harm to human health and environment. It has gained support in the international community as a higher-order legal principle that...

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Consistency in Refugee Decision-Making: A Judicial Perspective

Hugo Storey.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

December 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Refugee Studies; Human Rights and Immigration; International Relations; Human Geography; Aid and Relief Programmes. 6631 words.

This article examines the extent to which progress has been made towards achieving greater consistency in refugee law decision-making. It is pointed out that consistency is not necessarily...

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Organs—Structure, Competences, and Decision-Making Processes

David S Berry.

in Caribbean Integration Law

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Comparative Law. 19882 words.

Chapter 4 introduces the primary, secondary, and administrative organs of both CARICOM and the OECS. It examines their natures, competences, and decision-making processes. It contrasts the...

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Disability and Decision‐Making in Australian Care Proceedings

David McConnell, Gwynnyth Llewellyn and Luisa Ferronato.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 0 words.

Parents with intellectual disability are considered to be at increased risk of state intervention in the care of their children with high child removal rates reported. To explore this...

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Mental Disabilities and the Law: From Substitute to Supported Decision-Making?

Genevra Richardson.

in Current Legal Problems

January 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law. 8893 words.

There are two statutes in England and Wales dealing with the closely related concepts of mental disorder and mental capacity, and the relationship between them has proved difficult and...

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Enhanced Decision Making: Balancing Public Participation against ‘Better Regulation’ in British Environmental Permitting Regimes

Elizabeth A. Kirk and Kirsty L. Blackstock.

in Journal of Environmental Law

March 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 9363 words.

An increase in the rights of the public to participate in environmental permitting decisions has paralleled developments in other areas of administrative decision making in Britain. It is...

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co-decision-making

Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

January 2013; p ublished online April 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 33 words.

A proposed new legal arrangement for authorising decisions, which involves appointing a person (a co-decision-maker) to make decisions jointly

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supported decision making

Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

October 2017; p ublished online April 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 164 words.

Assistance for people with disability to enable them to make and implement the decisions that affect them. SDM is central

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co-decision-making

Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

October 2017; p ublished online April 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 130 words.

(1) In the European Union, the ‘ordinary legislative procedure’ under the Lisbon Treaty (Treaty of the Functioning of the European

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Convergent evolution in law and science: the structure of decision-making under uncertainty

Michael J. Saks and Samantha L. Neufeld.

in Law, Probability and Risk

June 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Probability and Statistics. 0 words.

The formal structure of decision-making under uncertainty used in legal trials bears a noteworthy similarity to the structure of decision-making under uncertainty used in hypothesis testing...

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ONE SIZE FITS ALL? ON PATIENT AUTONOMY, MEDICAL DECISION-MAKING, AND THE IMPACT OF CULTURE

Roy Gilbar and José Miola.

in Medical Law Review

September 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 12939 words.

While both medical law and medical ethics have developed in a way that has sought to prioritise patient autonomy, it is less clear whether it has done so in a way that enhances the...

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Rethinking Participation in Environmental Decision-Making: Epistemologies of Marine Conservation in South-East England

Margherita Pieraccini.

in Journal of Environmental Law

March 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 10981 words.

This article presents some fresh reflections on participation in environmental decision-making by focussing on the case of newly designated Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs) under the Marine...

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Institutional Dynamics on the U.S. Court of Appeals: Minority Representation Under Panel Decision Making

Sean Farhang and Gregory Wawro.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 0 words.

This article assesses how the institutional context of decision making on three-judge panels of the federal Court of Appeals affects the impact that gender and race have on judicial...

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WHAT ARE ‘BEST INTERESTS’? A CRITICAL EVALUATION OF ‘BEST INTERESTS’ DECISION-MAKING IN CLINICAL PRACTICE

Helen J. Taylor.

in Medical Law Review

June 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law; Medical Ethics. 15802 words.

Obtaining the patient's consent is usually a prerequisite of any clinical intervention. However, some cognitively impaired patients may not be able to give valid consent. Following years of...

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Stability and Flexibility in Administrative Decision Making: The Community Law Influence on Discretion with Respect to Administrative Decisions in German Law

Matthias Ruffert.

in The Coherence of EU Law

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: EU Law. 6117 words.

This chapter examines administrative law in Germany. It begins with a discussion of the so-called Europeanization of administrative law. It then discusses how stability and flexibility in...

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American ideas abroad: Comparative implications of US Supreme Court decision-making models

Theunis Roux.

in International Journal of Constitutional Law

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; UK Politics. 15448 words.

The purpose of this article is to use the conceptual logic underpinning the three main models of US Supreme Court decision-making to construct a comparative typology of constitutional...

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The Role for Human Rights in the Decision-making Process of the Security Council

Bardo Fassbender.

in Securing Human Rights?

October 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law. 12873 words.

This chapter addresses questions of safeguarding human rights in the course of Council action directed towards ‘other’ goals rather than the direct protection of human rights, i.e., mainly...

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More than Just a Different Face? Judicial Diversity and Decision-making

Rosemary Hunter.

in Current Legal Problems

January 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society; Politics and Law. 9981 words.

This article addresses a key question in debates around judicial diversity: what evidence is there that a more diverse judiciary will make a difference to substantive decision-making? The...

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Equality, Needs, and Bad Behaviour: The ‘Other’ Decision-Making Approaches in Australian Matrimonial Property Cases

Helen Rhoades.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2005; p ublished online August 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 0 words.

Australia’s matrimonial property division jurisprudence has tended to focus on cases involving large asset pools and successful business enterprises. This contribution draws on an empirical...

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