Cases and Materials on the Law of the Sea by Louis B. Sohn, John E. Noyes, Erik Franckx, Kristen G. Juras

By Louis B. Sohn, John E. Noyes, Erik Franckx, Kristen G. Juras

A distinct path adoption rate is offered for an order of six or extra copies from a college bookstall. touch sales-us@brill.com or sales-nl@brill.com to profit extra. This moment variation of Cases and fabrics at the legislations of the Sea has been up-to-date to handle major advancements that experience happened within the legislation of the ocean because the book of the 1st version in 2004. The textual content compiles situations, treaties, U.N. records, commentaries, and different educating fabrics that systematically current legislations of the ocean themes whereas putting these concerns within the broader context of foreign legislation and foreign criminal procedure. The ebook comprises suitable historic fabrics along fabrics addressing more moderen themes, corresponding to port protection, the depletion of fish shares, and the operation of recent foreign associations. huge notes and dialogue questions have interaction readers and increase their knowing of the fabrics.

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By Louis B. Sohn, John E. Noyes, Erik Franckx, Kristen G. Juras

A distinct path adoption rate is offered for an order of six or extra copies from a college bookstall. touch sales-us@brill.com or sales-nl@brill.com to profit extra. This moment variation of Cases and fabrics at the legislations of the Sea has been up-to-date to handle major advancements that experience happened within the legislation of the ocean because the book of the 1st version in 2004. The textual content compiles situations, treaties, U.N. records, commentaries, and different educating fabrics that systematically current legislations of the ocean themes whereas putting these concerns within the broader context of foreign legislation and foreign criminal procedure. The ebook comprises suitable historic fabrics along fabrics addressing more moderen themes, corresponding to port protection, the depletion of fish shares, and the operation of recent foreign associations. huge notes and dialogue questions have interaction readers and increase their knowing of the fabrics.

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The Tension Between Group Rights and Human Rights: A by Koen De Feyter, George Pavlakos

By Koen De Feyter, George Pavlakos

The dialogue of team rights, whereas continually part of the human rights discourse, has been gaining significance in past times decade. This dialogue, which continues to be primary to a whole awareness by way of the overseas group of its overseas human rights' ambitions, calls for cautious research and empirical learn. the current quantity deals loads of fabric for either. It makes a robust case in prefer of a multidisciplinary method of human rights. It explores the origins and social, anthropological, and legal/political dimensions of human rights and the world over famous team rights. The publication examines criminal concerns, equivalent to the reservations to overseas treaties and methodological questions, together with the query of deliberative strategies which permit likely absolute standards of human rights to be reconciled with culturally delicate norms triumphing inside a variety of teams. The dialogue keeps through particular contexts, together with the occasions of ladies, tuition groups, ethnic and linguistic minorities, migrant groups, and impoverished teams. the ultimate a part of the amount examines the 'state of play' of human rights and workforce rights in overseas legislation, in diplomacy, and within the context of the world over backed improvement regulations. The authors provide a meticulous and significant presentation of the felony rules of human rights and workforce rights, and element to varied weaknesses which live on and which demand extra paintings by means of felony thinkers and practitioners.

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By Koen De Feyter, George Pavlakos

The dialogue of team rights, whereas continually part of the human rights discourse, has been gaining significance in past times decade. This dialogue, which continues to be primary to a whole awareness by way of the overseas group of its overseas human rights' ambitions, calls for cautious research and empirical learn. the current quantity deals loads of fabric for either. It makes a robust case in prefer of a multidisciplinary method of human rights. It explores the origins and social, anthropological, and legal/political dimensions of human rights and the world over famous team rights. The publication examines criminal concerns, equivalent to the reservations to overseas treaties and methodological questions, together with the query of deliberative strategies which permit likely absolute standards of human rights to be reconciled with culturally delicate norms triumphing inside a variety of teams. The dialogue keeps through particular contexts, together with the occasions of ladies, tuition groups, ethnic and linguistic minorities, migrant groups, and impoverished teams. the ultimate a part of the amount examines the 'state of play' of human rights and workforce rights in overseas legislation, in diplomacy, and within the context of the world over backed improvement regulations. The authors provide a meticulous and significant presentation of the felony rules of human rights and workforce rights, and element to varied weaknesses which live on and which demand extra paintings by means of felony thinkers and practitioners.

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The Law of Consular Access: A Documentary Guide by John Quigley, William J. Aceves, Adele Shank

By John Quigley, William J. Aceves, Adele Shank

During the last decade, there was an explosion of litigation on the overseas and household degrees bearing on consular entry for international nationals charged with a felony offence. the difficulty has advanced kinfolk among nations, with nearly all of litigation concerning the USA, which has followed a restrictive view of the consular entry obligation.

This publication brings jointly for the 1st time suitable documentary assets at the legislation of consular entry. The publication contains major excerpts along remark at the records, permitting readers to attract their very own conclusions. whereas featuring details at the Vienna conference on Consular family, the booklet offers different assets, together with bilateral consular agreements, multilateral treaties, and key complaints from a variety of jurisdictions. lots of those assets usually are not without difficulty obtainable.

The legislations of Consular Access can be of curiosity to students of overseas legislations, human rights, and diplomacy. it's going to even be of curiosity to personal and govt attorneys, in addition to diplomats and consuls.

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By John Quigley, William J. Aceves, Adele Shank

During the last decade, there was an explosion of litigation on the overseas and household degrees bearing on consular entry for international nationals charged with a felony offence. the difficulty has advanced kinfolk among nations, with nearly all of litigation concerning the USA, which has followed a restrictive view of the consular entry obligation.

This publication brings jointly for the 1st time suitable documentary assets at the legislation of consular entry. The publication contains major excerpts along remark at the records, permitting readers to attract their very own conclusions. whereas featuring details at the Vienna conference on Consular family, the booklet offers different assets, together with bilateral consular agreements, multilateral treaties, and key complaints from a variety of jurisdictions. lots of those assets usually are not without difficulty obtainable.

The legislations of Consular Access can be of curiosity to students of overseas legislations, human rights, and diplomacy. it's going to even be of curiosity to personal and govt attorneys, in addition to diplomats and consuls.

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The International Law on Foreign Investment by M. Sornarajah

By M. Sornarajah

Given fresh seismic upheavals within the world's funds markets, an up-to-date variation of an authoritative, trustworthy textbook at the foreign legislations of overseas funding has hardly ever been so well timed. Sornarajah's vintage textual content surveys how foreign legislation has built to guard overseas investments via multinational actors and to regulate any misconduct on their half. It analyses treaty-based tools, studying the effectiveness of bilateral and nearby funding treaties. It additionally considers the opposite move of investments from rising industrialising powers reminiscent of China and Brazil and explores the retreat from marketplace orientated economics to regulatory controls. through supplying thought-provoking research of not just the legislations, yet comparable advancements in economics and political sciences, Sornarajah provides immediacy and relevance to the self-discipline. This publication is needed interpreting for all postgraduate and undergraduate foreign legislation scholars specialising within the legislation of international investments.

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By M. Sornarajah

Given fresh seismic upheavals within the world's funds markets, an up-to-date variation of an authoritative, trustworthy textbook at the foreign legislations of overseas funding has hardly ever been so well timed. Sornarajah's vintage textual content surveys how foreign legislation has built to guard overseas investments via multinational actors and to regulate any misconduct on their half. It analyses treaty-based tools, studying the effectiveness of bilateral and nearby funding treaties. It additionally considers the opposite move of investments from rising industrialising powers reminiscent of China and Brazil and explores the retreat from marketplace orientated economics to regulatory controls. through supplying thought-provoking research of not just the legislations, yet comparable advancements in economics and political sciences, Sornarajah provides immediacy and relevance to the self-discipline. This publication is needed interpreting for all postgraduate and undergraduate foreign legislation scholars specialising within the legislation of international investments.

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International Law in Financial Regulation and Monetary by John H. Jackson, Thomas Cottier, Rosa M. Lastra

By John H. Jackson, Thomas Cottier, Rosa M. Lastra

The early twenty-first century has visible a conspicuous absence of formal overseas legislation bearing on funds and finance. This booklet argues that this loss of formal foreign rules was once an important contributing issue to the worldwide monetary drawback that started in 2007. It makes a speciality of this loss of international major rules and 'hard legislations' ideas within the box of monetary rules and fiscal affairs, and analyses the rising framework inside of overseas legislations that goals to control monetary associations and markets. the worldwide monetary difficulty has established the fundamental desire for monetary and financial regulatory reform, and for the institution of acceptable mechanisms for the cost of monetary disputes and for the rules of cross-border monetary associations. This ebook for that reason provides the principles of strategies which can fill those severe gaps in overseas monetary legislations. It addresses cross-border matters, monetary rules, and offers exact analyses of financial regulations and law.

This booklet is an up-to-date choice of papers first released within the detailed variation of the Journal of overseas financial Law on 'The Quest for foreign legislations in monetary legislation and financial Affairs' (Volume 12, quantity three, September 2010), which additionally convey that the regulatory hands-off technique was once now not replicated in different components of foreign financial legislation. foreign exchange legislation witnessed an elevated variety of foreign ideas and the reinforcement of a rule-oriented, if no longer rule-based, technique. Judicial dispute cost and retaliation, solely established upon foreign ruling and authorization, was once strengthened. Given the significance of exchange law and WTO legislation, which has a longtime institutional and criminal framework, the booklet accordingly presents a much-needed comparative approach.

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By John H. Jackson, Thomas Cottier, Rosa M. Lastra

The early twenty-first century has visible a conspicuous absence of formal overseas legislation bearing on funds and finance. This booklet argues that this loss of formal foreign rules was once an important contributing issue to the worldwide monetary drawback that started in 2007. It makes a speciality of this loss of international major rules and 'hard legislations' ideas within the box of monetary rules and fiscal affairs, and analyses the rising framework inside of overseas legislations that goals to control monetary associations and markets. the worldwide monetary difficulty has established the fundamental desire for monetary and financial regulatory reform, and for the institution of acceptable mechanisms for the cost of monetary disputes and for the rules of cross-border monetary associations. This ebook for that reason provides the principles of strategies which can fill those severe gaps in overseas monetary legislations. It addresses cross-border matters, monetary rules, and offers exact analyses of financial regulations and law.

This booklet is an up-to-date choice of papers first released within the detailed variation of the Journal of overseas financial Law on 'The Quest for foreign legislations in monetary legislation and financial Affairs' (Volume 12, quantity three, September 2010), which additionally convey that the regulatory hands-off technique was once now not replicated in different components of foreign financial legislation. foreign exchange legislation witnessed an elevated variety of foreign ideas and the reinforcement of a rule-oriented, if no longer rule-based, technique. Judicial dispute cost and retaliation, solely established upon foreign ruling and authorization, was once strengthened. Given the significance of exchange law and WTO legislation, which has a longtime institutional and criminal framework, the booklet accordingly presents a much-needed comparative approach.

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System Criminality in International Law by André Nollkaemper, Harmen van der Wilt

By André Nollkaemper, Harmen van der Wilt

Overseas crimes, equivalent to crimes opposed to humanity, genocide and conflict crimes, are dedicated by way of members. even if, contributors hardly ever devote such crimes for his or her personal revenue. in its place, such crimes are frequently because of collective entities. extraordinary examples contain the 'dirty struggle' in Argentina within the Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties, the atrocities dedicated throughout the Balkan Wars within the early Nineteen Nineties and the crimes devoted through the ongoing armed conflicts within the Darfur zone in Sudan. concerning Darfur, the Prosecutor of the ICC famous in 2008 that, even though he had indicted a couple of participants, 'the details amassed issues to an ongoing trend of crimes dedicated with the mobilisation of the full kingdom apparatus'. This booklet studies the most criminal avenues which are to be had in the overseas criminal order to deal with the more and more vital challenge of method illegal activity and identifies attainable advancements.

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By André Nollkaemper, Harmen van der Wilt

Overseas crimes, equivalent to crimes opposed to humanity, genocide and conflict crimes, are dedicated by way of members. even if, contributors hardly ever devote such crimes for his or her personal revenue. in its place, such crimes are frequently because of collective entities. extraordinary examples contain the 'dirty struggle' in Argentina within the Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties, the atrocities dedicated throughout the Balkan Wars within the early Nineteen Nineties and the crimes devoted through the ongoing armed conflicts within the Darfur zone in Sudan. concerning Darfur, the Prosecutor of the ICC famous in 2008 that, even though he had indicted a couple of participants, 'the details amassed issues to an ongoing trend of crimes dedicated with the mobilisation of the full kingdom apparatus'. This booklet studies the most criminal avenues which are to be had in the overseas criminal order to deal with the more and more vital challenge of method illegal activity and identifies attainable advancements.

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A True European: Essays for Judge David Edward by Mark Hoskins, William Robinson

By Mark Hoskins, William Robinson

Pass judgement on David Edward has loved a excellent profession. After a considerable, profitable interval in Scotland, either as a working towards suggest and professor of EC legislations, he was once appointed to the courtroom of First example upon its production in 1989. He was once consequently appointed to the court docket of Justice the place he has served for a few years. This e-book has been ready in honor of his retirement from that place in December 2003. The contributions replicate all features of pass judgement on Edward's profession as a attorney, either in Scotland and in Luxembourg. according to the consideration with which he's held, contributions were acquired from eminent participants of the Scottish and Luxembourg judiciary, lecturers and practitioners. now not strangely, the focus is on group legislations, with very important contributions on pageant, institutional, sizeable and remedial concerns. This e-book can be an important addition to the library of a person with a real curiosity in neighborhood legislation.

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By Mark Hoskins, William Robinson

Pass judgement on David Edward has loved a excellent profession. After a considerable, profitable interval in Scotland, either as a working towards suggest and professor of EC legislations, he was once appointed to the courtroom of First example upon its production in 1989. He was once consequently appointed to the court docket of Justice the place he has served for a few years. This e-book has been ready in honor of his retirement from that place in December 2003. The contributions replicate all features of pass judgement on Edward's profession as a attorney, either in Scotland and in Luxembourg. according to the consideration with which he's held, contributions were acquired from eminent participants of the Scottish and Luxembourg judiciary, lecturers and practitioners. now not strangely, the focus is on group legislations, with very important contributions on pageant, institutional, sizeable and remedial concerns. This e-book can be an important addition to the library of a person with a real curiosity in neighborhood legislation.

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Outer Space in Society, Politics and Law by Christian Brünner, Alexander Soucek

By Christian Brünner, Alexander Soucek

Spaceflight is a rational project, but jam-packed with feelings. it's a dream of mankind and a multi-billion likewise. it's topic to a unique department of legislations – and furthermore a part of sleek popular culture. briefly: spaceflight is interesting. “Outer area in society, politics and legislations” is an inter-disciplinary method of the knowledge of contemporary area legislations. Technical, cultural and historic points lay the basis for a legitimate comprehension why area legislations norms were confirmed and what they suggest in perform. The reader will detect the impression area and spaceflight have on society – from Stonehenge to weather swap. a brand new method of providing area legislations: finished and illustrative.

“We reside in a society completely depending on technological know-how and expertise and but have cleverly prepared issues in order that virtually not anyone knows technological know-how and expertise. that is a transparent prescription for disaster.”

Carl Sagan

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By Christian Brünner, Alexander Soucek

Spaceflight is a rational project, but jam-packed with feelings. it's a dream of mankind and a multi-billion likewise. it's topic to a unique department of legislations – and furthermore a part of sleek popular culture. briefly: spaceflight is interesting. “Outer area in society, politics and legislations” is an inter-disciplinary method of the knowledge of contemporary area legislations. Technical, cultural and historic points lay the basis for a legitimate comprehension why area legislations norms were confirmed and what they suggest in perform. The reader will detect the impression area and spaceflight have on society – from Stonehenge to weather swap. a brand new method of providing area legislations: finished and illustrative.

“We reside in a society completely depending on technological know-how and expertise and but have cleverly prepared issues in order that virtually not anyone knows technological know-how and expertise. that is a transparent prescription for disaster.”

Carl Sagan

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Making the Law of the Sea: A Study in the Development of by James Harrison

By James Harrison

The legislation of the ocean is a crucial quarter of foreign legislations which has to be capable of adapt to the altering wishes of the foreign neighborhood. Making the legislation of the ocean examines how a variety of overseas corporations have contributed to the improvement of this legislation and what forms of tools and law-making thoughts were used. every one bankruptcy considers a distinct foreign establishment - together with the overseas Maritime association and the United countries - and analyses its features and powers. very important questions are posed concerning the law-making method, together with what actors are concerned and what tactics are undefined. capability difficulties for the advance of the legislation of the ocean are thought of and strategies are proposed. specifically, James Harrison explores and evaluates the present equipment hired through overseas associations to coordinate their law-making actions with the intention to triumph over fragmentation of the law-making strategy.

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By James Harrison

The legislation of the ocean is a crucial quarter of foreign legislations which has to be capable of adapt to the altering wishes of the foreign neighborhood. Making the legislation of the ocean examines how a variety of overseas corporations have contributed to the improvement of this legislation and what forms of tools and law-making thoughts were used. every one bankruptcy considers a distinct foreign establishment - together with the overseas Maritime association and the United countries - and analyses its features and powers. very important questions are posed concerning the law-making method, together with what actors are concerned and what tactics are undefined. capability difficulties for the advance of the legislation of the ocean are thought of and strategies are proposed. specifically, James Harrison explores and evaluates the present equipment hired through overseas associations to coordinate their law-making actions with the intention to triumph over fragmentation of the law-making strategy.

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Processes and Production Methods (PPMs) in WTO Law: by Christiane R. Conrad

By Christiane R. Conrad

Regardless of a decades-long debate, beginning with the 'Tuna-Dolphin' disputes of the Nineteen Nineties, questions about the prestige of nationwide regulatory measures associated with methods and construction equipment in WTO legislation haven't begun remained unsolved. Likewise, labelling requisites in terms of unincorporated points of a product's lifestyles cycle stay strongly contested. those ongoing disputes on the WTO in addition to worldwide social and environmental demanding situations concerning monetary actions exhibit how topical and significant the quest for sufficient solutions nonetheless is. strategies and creation tools (PPMS) in WTO legislations identifies and comprehensively analyses the foremost felony difficulties bearing on such measures, environment them within the context of the present debate and its financial and regulatory history. Christiane R. Conrad develops a brand new method of this debate which attracts at the targets and verified fiscal rationales of the WTO Agreements

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By Christiane R. Conrad

Regardless of a decades-long debate, beginning with the 'Tuna-Dolphin' disputes of the Nineteen Nineties, questions about the prestige of nationwide regulatory measures associated with methods and construction equipment in WTO legislation haven't begun remained unsolved. Likewise, labelling requisites in terms of unincorporated points of a product's lifestyles cycle stay strongly contested. those ongoing disputes on the WTO in addition to worldwide social and environmental demanding situations concerning monetary actions exhibit how topical and significant the quest for sufficient solutions nonetheless is. strategies and creation tools (PPMS) in WTO legislations identifies and comprehensively analyses the foremost felony difficulties bearing on such measures, environment them within the context of the present debate and its financial and regulatory history. Christiane R. Conrad develops a brand new method of this debate which attracts at the targets and verified fiscal rationales of the WTO Agreements

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