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Environmental Compliance Mechanisms

Malgosia Fitzmaurice, Panos Merkouris

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Environmental Compliance MechanismsIntroductionCompliance mechanisms can be found in treaties regulating such diverse issues as human rights, disarmam...

Environmental Institutions, International

Alexander Zahar

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

International Environmental Institutions Introduction In the literature on international environmental institutions, “institution” and “organi...

Environmental Law, International

Jutta Brunnée

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

International Environmental Law Introduction International environmental law encompasses the legal norms and processes that address transbound...

Estoppel

Emmanuel Voyiakis

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Estoppel Introduction As it is most commonly described, estoppel is a rule of international law that bars a party from going back on its previo...

European Arrest Warrant

Stefano Manacorda, Costantino Grasso

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

European Arrest Warrant Introduction The European Union has increased its influence over criminal law since the Treaty of Maastricht (1993) an...

Extraterritorial Application of Human Rights Treaties

Joana Abrisketa, María Nagore Casas

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Extraterritorial Application of Human Rights TreatiesIntroductionThe conduct of states may affect the human rights of individuals located outside thei...

Feminist Approaches to International Law

Dianne Otto

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Feminist Approaches to International Law Introduction Feminist perspectives have informed the development of international law at least since t...

Financial Law, International

Douglas Arner, Uzma Ashraf

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

International Financial Law Introduction With growing financial globalization, international financial law has increased in significance and p...

Forceful Intervention for Protection of Human Rights in Africa

Dan Kuwali

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Forceful Intervention for Protection of Human Rights in AfricaIntroductionArticle 2(4) of the Charter of the United Nations (UN) obliges States to ref...

Foreign Investment

Nicolas Angelet, Mathilde Rousseau

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Foreign Investment Introduction International law on foreign investment finds its origins in the international law on the treatment of aliens ...

Fragmentation

Margaret A. Young

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Fragmentation Introduction The fragmentation of public international law is a long-observed phenomenon that demonstrates uneven normative and ...

Freedom of Expression

Mark J. Richards

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Freedom of Expression Introduction Freedom of expression is a fundamental international human right. It is intrinsically valuable and necessar...

French Revolution

Marc Belissa

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

French Revolution Introduction The French Revolution is not a strictly national phenomenon confined within the boundaries of the kingdom of Fr...

Gender and International Security

Gina Heathcote

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Gender and International SecurityIntroductionThinking about security as a feminist international lawyer is necessarily complex and invites multiple la...

General Customary Law

Tony Carty

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

General Customary Law Introduction International society is divided into sovereign states and does not have an international legislature, execu...

General Principles of Law

Marcelo Kohen, Bérénice Schramm

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

General Principles of LawIntroductionGeneral principles of law are basic rules whose content is very general and abstract, sometimes reducible to a ma...

Genocide

Christine Byron

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Genocide Introduction Genocide has been called the “crime of crimes” and the gravest violation of human rights it is possible to commit. It w...

Georgia and International Law

Antoni Blanc Altemir, Eimys Ortiz Hernández

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Georgia and International LawIntroductionThe dissolution of the USSR at the end of December 1991 and the reunification of Germany were, without doubt,...

Grotius, Hugo

John Haskell

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Hugo GrotiusIntroductionHugo de Groot (b. 1583–d. 1645), more commonly known today as Hugo Grotius, was a prominent intellectual figure in the 17th ce...

Habeas Corpus

David Clark

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Habeas CorpusIntroductionThis entry considers habeas corpus in common law jurisdictions (including mixed jurisdictions such as South Africa) and in in...

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