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Aziz v. Republic of Yemen

Neutral Citation Number: [2005] EWCA Civ 745 Case No: A2/200411901 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF JUDICATURE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION) ON APPEAL FROM THE EMPLOYMENT APPEAL TRIBUNAL MR .JUSTICE MITTING (PRESIDING)   Royal Courts of Justice Strand. London. WC2A 2LL 17 June 2005 B e f o r e …

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Azinian v. United Mexican States

Date of dispatch to the parties: November 1, 1999 Before the Arbitral Tribunal constituted under Chapter Eleven of the North American Free Trade Agreement, and comprised of: CASE No. ARB(AF)/97/2 INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR SETTLEMENT OF INVESTMENT DISPUTES (ADDITIONAL FACILITY) B E T W E E N: ROBERT AZINIAN, KENNETH DAVITIAN, …

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In the matter of AY BANK LIMITED (in liquidation)

Neutral Citation Number: [2006] EWHC 830 (Ch) Case No: NO. 73 OF 2006 IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE CHANCERY DIVISION COMPANIES COURT   Royal Courts of Justice Strand, London, WC2A 2LL 12 April 2006 B e f o r e :THE CHANCELLOR OF THE HIGH COURT ____________________ Between: In …

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Iran, The Nuclear Issue & Countermeasures

Iran, The Nuclear Issue & Countermeasures Sahib Singh is a Visiting Lecturer of International Law at the University of Vienna, a Visiting Fellow at the British Institute of International & Comparative Law and a PhD candidate at the University of Cambridge. The legal principles and arguments put forward are addressed …

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Request for Interpretation of the Judgment of 31 March 2004 in the Case concerning Avena and Other Mexican Nationals (Mexico v. United States of America) (Mexico v. United States of America)

  INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE REQUEST FOR INTERPRETATION OF THE JUDGMENT OF 31 MARCH 2004 IN THE CASE CONCERNING AVENA AND OTHER MEXICAN NATIONALS (MEXICO v. UNITED STATES OFAMERICA)  JUDGMENT OF 19 JANUARY 2009 Article 60 of the Statute of the Court — Independent basis of jurisdiction. Conditions on the …

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New Discussions on UN Human Rights Treaty Monitoring Reform: Using the Momentum while Acknowledging Financial and Political Realities

New Discussions on UN Human Rights Treaty Monitoring Reform: Using the Momentum while Acknowledging Financial and Political Realities John Morijn, PhD (EUI (Law)) is senior human rights adviser, Dutch Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations and assistant professor of human rights law, University of Groningen, The Netherlands. Views expressed …

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REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA et al. v. ALTMANN

  REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA ET AL. v. ALTMANN CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT No. 03-13. Argued February 25, 2004—Decided June 7, 2004 Upon evidence that certain of her uncle’s valuable art works had either been seized by the Nazis or expropriated by Austria …

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Auditing of Accounts between the Netherlands and France

    CASE CONCERNING THE AUDITING OF ACCOUNTS BETWEEN THE KINGDOM OF THE NETHERLANDS AND THE FRENCH REPUBLIC PURSUANT TO THE ADDITIONAL PROTOCOL OF 25 SEPTEMBER 1991 TO THE CONVENTION ON THE PROTECTION OF THE RHINE AGAINST POLLUTION BY CHLORIDES OF 3 DECEMBER 1976 ARBITRAL AWARD OF 12 MARCH 2004 …

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Attorney-General (New Zealand) v. Zaoui

  IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NEW ZEALAND SC CIV 19/2004 [2005] NZSC 38 BETWEEN    ATTORNEY-GENERAL Appellant AND    AHMED ZAOUI First Respondent AND    INSPECTOR-GENERAL OF INTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY Second Respondent AND    HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION Intervener Court:    Elias CJ, Gault, Keith, Blanchard and Eichelbaum JJ Counsel: T Arnold QC, Solicitor General, …

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Asylum case (Colombia v. Peru) (Haya de la Torre case) (Judgment)

  INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE REPORTS OF JUDGMENTS, ADVISORY OPINIONS AND ORDERS ASYLUM CASE (COLOMBIA I PERU) JUDGMENT OF NOVEMBER 20th, 1950 Diplomatic asylum.—Right of qualification of the nature of the offence as political or ordinary; claim to unilateral and definitive qualification by the State granting asylum.—Lack of foundation of …

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