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Constantine Antonopoulos

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Aggression Introduction The crime of aggression, or crime against peace, was first introduced in the constituent instrument establishing the Nu...

Agreements, Bilateral and Regional Trade

John Shijian Mo

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Bilateral and Regional Trade Agreements Introduction Bilateral trade agreements (BTAs) and regional trade agreements (RTAs) are an important so...

Agreements, Multilateral Environmental

Ole Kristian Fauchald

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Multilateral Environmental Agreements Introduction Although multilateral agreements to protect environmental goods have existed for more than ...


Loretta Ortiz

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Aliens ...

Arctic Region

Elena Conde Pérez

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Arctic Region ...

Aut Dedere Aut Judicare

Raphael Van Steenberghe

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Aut Dedere Aut Judicare Introduction Various reasons may prevent states on the territory of which a criminal is found from extraditing him or ...

Civil Service, International

Xavier Pons Rafols

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

International Civil Service Introduction The exponential development of international organizations is one of the most characteristic elements...

Climate Change

Rosa Giles-Carnero

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Climate Change Introduction Climate change is a global phenomenon, closely tied to fossil fuel–based development, which exposes states to vari...


Annemarieke Vermeer-Künzli

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Codification Introduction Codification is the process through which rules of law are committed to written form. It is usually mentioned in one...

Collective Security

Ademola Abass

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Collective Security Introduction The term collective security in a general sense is given many understandings both professional and nonprofess...

Command Responsibility

Harmen van der Wilt

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Command Responsibility Introduction The doctrine of command or superior responsibility stipulates that a superior—a military or civilian leade...

Common Heritage of Mankind

Edwin Egede

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Common Heritage of Mankind Introduction The “common heritage of mankind” (CHM), sometimes also called the common heritage of humankind or huma...

Complementarity Principle

Olympia Bekou

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Complementarity Principle Introduction Complementarity is a fundamental principle upon which the International Criminal Court (ICC) is premise...

Conspiracy/Joint Criminal Enterprise

Elies van Sliedregt, Elinor Fry

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Conspiracy/Joint Criminal Enterprise Introduction Conspiracy and joint criminal enterprise (JCE) are legal expressions of responsibility model...

Constitutional Law, International

Thomas Kleinlein, Anne Peters

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

International Constitutional Law Introduction The notion “international constitutional law” refers to norms of public international law with a...

Consular Relations

John Quigley

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Consular Relations Introduction Rights and duties of states as they send and receive consular representatives is the subject matter of the fiel...

Contemporary Catholic Approaches

Robert John Araujo

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Contemporary Catholic Approaches Introduction One might question why there is a Catholic approach to, and understanding of, public internation...

Cooperation in Criminal Matters, Cross-Border

Saskia Hufnagel

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

Cross-Border Cooperation in Criminal Matters Introduction Cross-border cooperation in international law can refer to a number of principles an...


Joaquín Alcaide Fernández

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Countermeasures Introduction As used in modern practice, judicial decisions, and literature, the term “countermeasures” covers the main part o...

Courts, International

Cesare P. R. Romano

Subject: International Law »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

International Courts Introduction The multiplication of international courts is one of the most remarkable changes in international law and rel...

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