The history of the formation of the principles and norms of international law, applicable in armed conflicts, shows that it took thousands of years for the legal provisions in question to attain the status of [...]
The doctrine of foreign state immunity originated in the 19th century as part of the general understanding that independent countries equally have the right to protect their national sovereignty. The principle of foreign state immunity [...]
One of the main questions that often arise is the effectiveness of this court to punish sexual crimes in a way that would bring justice to the victims.
The application to the International Court of Justice was filed by the Republic of Costa Rica against the Republic of Nicaragua.
The tendency towards the globalization created the basis for the improved cooperation between states, companies, agencies, individuals, etc.and preconditioned the shift of priorities towards the global discourse as the most promising mean of cooperation.
The constructivist point of view, however, focuses on the perception of the roles of the international norms for the subject state, their legitimacy, and domestic value, as the major aspects that determine the response of [...]
For instance, in 2017, the number of refugees that can be accepted is reduced from 110,000 to 50,000. For example, PRM helps refugees in different parts of the world.
Based on the reasons summarised in this report, the UK regarded the move of being part of the EU as costly since it had resulted in excessive immigration into the country in line with the [...]
The inclination of international laws is also highlighted by the political and economic imbalances that foster the development of laws to accommodate the changes.
The legal frameworks that have been inexistence since the inception of the United Nations approached international conflict from the point of view of the state players.
It was the focus of the organization's efforts to alleviate the human suffering brought about by the 1991 Gulf War and the sanctions imposed on Iraq.
The Court found that the subject of the dispute is the sovereignty of the promontory of Preah Vihear and that it extends according to the line on the map set out in Annex I.
The international treaty selected for this study is the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties that was adopted in 1969.
One of the key positive results of the global counter-terrorism efforts was the reduction of Al Qaeda's presence both globally and in the Middle East, and the enhancement of travel safety.
Sharma explains that the system of judicial review in India is separated into three distinctive areas: judicial review of legislative action, judicial review of executive or administrative action, and judicial review of the judicial action.
A review of historical events that transpired after the creation of the United Nations and the International Court of Justice is the natural and expected counter-argument from those unwilling to acknowledge the value of international [...]
In the colonial process, the Hutus were discriminated by the colonial power, which was Belgium with the help of the Tutsi.
By the start of the last decade of the 20th Century, animosity between the Hutus and the Tutsis had escalated with the former accusing the latter of propagating socioeconomic and political inequalities within the country.
These issues include an increased consumption and utilization of natural and environmental resources, lack of property, poor defined property rights governing the use of the commons, lack of well-structured international enforcement mechanisms competent enough to [...]
In order to completely realize the present state of things, it is necessary to look into the history of patent development in China and the US.
The use of force, compliance with international treaties and the work of international courts are one of the most discussed topics in the modern world.
International law aims to create the general picture of the world, and the more states integrate into the area of international law, the easier it gets to cooperate with other countries.
In this critical analysis and discussion paper, the focus is on the contribution made by the Court of Justice of the European Union case law regarding Article 36 TFEU to the achievement and maintenance of [...]
The international community should take measures to protect the Syrian population and to stop the violation of human rights of Syrian citizens by applying the Responsibility to Protect norm that is based on three principles: [...]
The end of the Second World War saw the establishment of international structures such as the United Nations and the International Court of Justice that aimed at safeguarding the rights of all individuals and ensuring [...]
According to Best, the position of the United States as the leading economy in the world, and as the world's only Superpower makes it a major target of organized terror groups.
The flag demonstrates that a ship is subject to the legislation of the country, and it helps to find the location of the ship's owners easily.
Reparation Policy of 1949 minimises the scale of effects suffered by the United Nations organization and its human resources, who sustain injuries in the course of duty.
It was with this issue therefore that the EU resolved to introduce the Electromagnetic Compatibility directives which would be enforced and monitored to ensure that the environment was kept free of electromagnetic waste and that [...]
This paper intends to support the policy of assassination by evaluating the moral, legal, political and practical dimensions of assassination. The immunity theory and consequentialist approach will be revisited to espouse the political dimensions of [...]
The initial goal of the international criminal law is to prosecute and determine the punishment of the crimes on the international level.
In this article, Benton traces the origin of international order to the 17th century. Moreover, Benton claims that the two approaches have been utilized to explain effect of imperial administration on trends in international law.
Some of the legal rights and issues provided by the convention on the law of the sea that countries party to the convection enjoy include the passage, fishing, and territorial rights.
The law also governs the rights and duties of the nationals of one country to the nationals of other independent countries.
Therefore, the claim about the reliance of the U.S.legitimacy on international law is false because the latter disapprove of the actions of the United States against other economies. In fact, the legitimacy of a specific [...]
A variety of sources are used to provide evidence of the existence of opinion Juris. 1 of the Statute of the International Court of Justice as the primary source of international law.
As well as the overall ideologies of regulations and agreements, the customary international law usually is deliberated by the International Court of Justice, jurists, the United Nations, and its associate countries appear to be amongst [...]
In order to supervise the execution of the pact, a joint committee comprising of both GCC and EFTA member states was formed.
In order to achieve this, it was also deemed necessary to establish the free movement of capital, goods and services within the jurisdiction of the EU2.
The Court shall consider the case under Article 38 of the Statute "in accordance with international law" and apply sources of law based on the international convention, international customs, the general principles of law as [...]
The court's stipulation are articulated basing on the findings and rulings of the available tribunals implying that the court may be having a certain order of laws, that is from the most important to the [...]
The United States has accepted the jurisdiction of the international criminal court; therefore, the principles are embedded in the national constitution.
As a result, there has been confusion and controversy in the application of the principle of non-intervention as a basis of maintaining order in the world.
The Article 1 of VCDR defines the concepts related to a diplomatic mission of a country and the personnel participating in this mission, which includes such notions as "the head of the mission," "the members [...]
According to Knop "the importance of self-determination; lies in the right of choice, so that the outcome of a people's choice should not affect the existence of the right to make a choice".
In 2009, the federal government of Australia has realised such technical, legal challenges and consequently introduced a bill so as to change the relevance of international law in the country.
The Concept of Globalization Globalization can be defined as the minimization of the differences between people of the world and the maximization of their similarities through interactions, cooperation and communication.
It is therefore, important that the interest of the government should be subject to that of its people. Sovereignty of a state would always be considered secondary to human rights needs, and this has helped [...]
Finally, it is prudent to note that the connection between ethics in international relations as well as international law and justice have not been expounded in this chapter.
In the criminal context, jurisdiction to prescribe refers to the power of the state to invoke its criminal law in arbitrating certain actions.
One of the signatory states that have been a great obstacle to the implementation of the provisions is the United States.