in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 960 words.
Sharp, Thomas Wilfred (1901–1978), town planner and writer, was born on 12 April 1901 at Bishop Auckland, co. Durham, the only son and second of three children of Francis Sharp, insurance...
in Journal of International Dispute Settlement
July 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 9628 words.
The procedural rules of international courts are key to the ability of such courts to adjudicate questions of shared responsibility. These procedural rules, as well as the practice of...
in ICSID Review - Foreign Investment Law Journal
May 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Settlement of Disputes. 18820 words.
Following recent decisions in Sanum v Laos and World Wide Minerals v Kazakhstan, investment lawyers have begun to engage with the legal rules governing State succession to treaties. As...
in Multinational Enterprises & the Law
July 2007 .
Chapter. Subjects: Arbitration; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 42 pages. 22680 words.
in Human Rights and World Public Order
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Chapter. Subjects: Law. 91 pages. 43518 words.
This chapter describes a comprehensive set of goal values for postulation, clarification, and implementation of human rights in the largest community of humankind, first by discussing the...
Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, Bosnia and Herzegovina v Yugoslavia, Judgment, Preliminary Objections, ICJ GL No 91,  ICJ Rep 595, ICGJ 71 (ICJ 1996), 11th July 1996, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 84384 words.
Whether the Court had jurisdiction ratione personae to adjudicate Bosnia and Herzegovina's claim that the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY) violated the Convention on the Prevention and...
in European Journal of International Law
February 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 41016 words.
This article discusses the ongoing transformation of international organizations law. It first provides an overview (an anatomy) of the paradigmatic theory concerning the law of...
Juridical Condition and Rights of the Undocumented Migrants, Mexico, Advisory Opinion, Advisory Opinion OC-18/03, IACHR Series A no 18, IHRL 3237 (IACHR 2003), 17th September 2003, Inter-American Court of Human Rights [IACtHR]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 79528 words.
Whether states had an obligation to respect and ensure the principle of equality and non-discrimination under Article II of the American Declaration of the Rights and Duties of Man...
Maritime Delimitation in the Area between Greenland and Jan Mayen, Denmark v Norway, Judgment, Merits,  ICJ Rep 38, ICGJ 94 (ICJ 1993), 14th June 1993, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 118599 words.
How to delimit the continental shelf and the fisheries zones as between Denmark and Norway, taking into consideration the Agreement between Denmark and Norway concerning the Delimitation of...
Military and Paramilitary Activities in and Against Nicaragua, Nicaragua v United States, Judgment, Merits, ICJ GL No 70,  ICJ Rep 14, ICGJ 112 (ICJ 1986), 27th June 1986, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 234258 words.
Whether the Court should determine the claims regarding the use of force in international relations notwithstanding the exclusion from its jurisdiction of disputes ‘arising under’ the...
Case 002, 002/01, Co-Prosecutors v Nuon (Chea) and Khieu (Samphân), Appeal judgment, Case No 002/19-09-2007-ECCC/SC, ICL 1706 (ECC 2016), 23rd November 2016, Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia [ECCC]; Supreme Court Chamber [ECCC]
Legal Material. Subjects: Law. 229962 words.
Whether a Trial Chamber violated the right of defendants to an independent and impartial tribunal.
Whether a Trial Chamber erred in its approach to the admission of evidence and...
Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons, Advisory Opinion, ICJ GL No 95,  ICJ Rep 226, ICGJ 205 (ICJ 1996), 8th July 1996, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: International Environmental Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 156064 words.
Whether the threat or use of nuclear weapons was in any circumstances permitted in international law.
Whether it would be lawful in the extreme circumstances of self-defence in...
South West Africa, Ethiopia v South Africa, Second Phase,  ICJ Rep 6, ICGJ 158 (ICJ 1966), 18th July 1966, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Individuals and Non-state Actors; Sources, Foundations and Principles of International Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 232280 words.
Whether Ethiopia and Liberia lacked any legal right or interest appertaining to them in the subject matter of the interpretation and application of the Mandate of 17 December 1920 for South...
European Communities — Measures Affecting the Approval and Marketing of Biotech Products, United States and ors v European Communities, Panel report, WT/DS291/R, WT/DS292/R, WT/DS293/R Add 1 to Add 9 and Corr 1, DSR 2006:III, ITL 119 (WTO 2006), 29th September 2006, World Trade Organisation [WTO]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 1265840 words.
Whether the Panel was required to have interpreted World Trade Organization agreements ‘in accordance with customary rules of interpretation of public international law’ as reflected partly...