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New Issue: Human Rights Quarterly

Human Rights Quarterly

New Issue: Human Rights Quarterly The latest issue of the Human Rights Quarterly (Vol. 39, no. 2, May 2017) is out. Contents include: Roland Burke, Emotional Diplomacy and Human Rights at the United Nations Lea David, Against Standardization of Memory Andrew Fagan, Cultural Harm and Engaging the Limits of a …

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Bodansky, Brunnée, & Rajamani: International Climate Change Law

Bodansky, Brunnée, & Rajamani: International Climate Change Law

Bodansky, Brunnée, & Rajamani: International Climate Change Law Daniel Bodansky (Arizona State Univ. – Law), Jutta Brunnée (Univ. of Toronto – Law), & Lavanya Rajamani (Centre for Policy Research) have published International Climate Change Law (Oxford Univ. Press 2017). Here’s the abstract: This textbook, by three experts in the field, …

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The Brexit Bill and the Law of Treaties

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The Brexit Bill and the Law of Treaties As has been widely reported in the media (e.g. The Guardian, the BBC), the House of Lords reached two main legal conclusions in its March 2017 report on Brexit and the EU budget: Article 50 TEU allows the UK to leave the …

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Cubie: The International Legal Protection of Persons in Humanitarian Crises

Cubie: The International Legal Protection of Persons in Humanitarian Crises

Cubie: The International Legal Protection of Persons in Humanitarian Crises Dug Cubie (Univ. College Cork – Law) has published The International Legal Protection of Persons in Humanitarian Crises: Exploring the Acquis Humanitaire (Hart Publishing 2017). Here’s the abstract: The instinctual desire to support those in need, irrespective of geographic, cultural …

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Ukraine v Russia (Provisional Measures): State ‘Terrorism’ and IHL  

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Ukraine v Russia (Provisional Measures): State ‘Terrorism’ and IHL   On 16 January 2017, Ukraine filed an Application against Russia before the International Court of Justice (‘ICJ’ or ‘the Court’), founding the Court’s jurisdiction (in part) on the compromissory clause (Article 24) of the Terrorism Financing Convention (‘ICSFT’). On the …

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Kolb: The International Law of State Responsibility: An Introduction

Kolb: The International Law of State Responsibility: An Introduction

Kolb: The International Law of State Responsibility: An Introduction Robert Kolb (Univ. of Geneva – Law) has published The International Law of State Responsibility: An Introduction (Edward Elgar Publishing 2017). Here’s the abstract: This highly readable book examines the law of State responsibility, presenting it as a fundamental aspect of …

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Dawidowicz: Third-Party Countermeasures in International Law

Dawidowicz: Third-Party Countermeasures in International Law

Dawidowicz: Third-Party Countermeasures in International Law Martin Dawidowicz (Stockholms Universitet – Law) has published Third-Party Countermeasures in International Law (Cambridge Univ. Press 2017). Here’s the abstract: The use of third-party countermeasures is an increasingly common phenomenon in international relations, yet their legal position remains uncertain. Providing the first systematic and …

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Rossi: Sovereignty and Territorial Temptation: The Grotian Tendency

Rossi: Sovereignty and Territorial Temptation: The Grotian Tendency

Rossi: Sovereignty and Territorial Temptation: The Grotian Tendency Christopher Rossi (Univ. of Iowa – Law) has published Sovereignty and Territorial Temptation: The Grotian Tendency (Cambridge Univ. Press 2017). Here’s the abstract: This powerful book stands on its head the most venerated tradition in international law and discusses the challenges of …

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New Issue: Questions of International Law

Questions of International Law

New Issue: Questions of International Law The latest issue of Questions of International Law / Questioni di Diritto Internazionale (no. 38, 2017) is out. Contents include: Back to consistency? The relationship between UNSC resolutions and the ECHR after the Grand Chamber’s decision in Al-Dulimi II Introduced by Maurizio Arcari Vassilis …

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d’Aspremont, Gazzini, Nollkaemper, & Werner: International Law as a Profession

d'Aspremont, Gazzini, Nollkaemper, & Werner: International Law as a Profession

d’Aspremont, Gazzini, Nollkaemper, & Werner: International Law as a Profession Jean d’Aspremont (Univ. of Manchester – Law; Universiteit van Amsterdam – Law), Tarcisio Gazzini (Univ. of Lausanne), André Nollkaemper (Universiteit van Amsterdam – Law), & Wouter Werner (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam – Law) have published International Law as a Profession (Cambridge …

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New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights

International Journal of Human Rights

New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights The latest issue of the International Journal of Human Rights (Vol. 21, no. 5, 2017) is out. Contents include: Nicholas Idris Erameh, Humanitarian intervention, Syria and the politics of human rights protection Rosa Ana Alija Fernández & Olga Martin-Ortega, Silence and the right …

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Recueil des cours, Collected Courses, Tome 382

Recueil des cours, Collected Courses

Recueil des cours, Collected Courses, Tome 382 Data Protection Law and International Dispute Resolution, by D. COOPER, Partner, London Office of Covington & Burling LLP, and C. KUNER, Professor of Law at the Vrije Universiteit, Brussels. Biographical note Daniel P. Cooper, born 21 June 1969, United States, citizen of the …

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