International Journal of Constitutional Law Volume 17, Issue 4, October 2019 ISSN: 1474-2640, EISSN: 1474-2659 @ICONnect_blog iconnectblog.com Published in association with the New York University School of Law, I•CON is dedicated to advancing the study of international and comparative constitutional law in the broadest sense of the terms. I•CON recognizes …Leer »
Journal of the History of International Law / Revue d’histoire du droit international – Volume 21 (2019): Issue 4 (Dec 2019)
Journal of the History of International Law / Revue d’histoire du droit international Volume 21 (2019): Issue 4 (Dec 2019) Print ISSN: 1388-199X, ISSN: 1571-8050 @brillpublishing @BrillPublishing/ The Journal of the History of International Law / Revue d’histoire du droit international is an interdisciplinary journal on the history of international …Leer »
The Cuba-U.S. Bilateral Relationship Taking Chinese Exceptionalism Seriously Congyan Cai ISBN: 9780190687366 (Hardcover)Publicado: 25 October 2019Páginas: 392 At the end of President Barack Obama’s second term, it seemed that the U.S. and Cuba might be on track to normalize relations after five decades of cold war animus. These hopes appeared …Leer »
The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Foreign Relations Law Edited by Curtis A. Bradley ISBN: 9780190653330 (Hardcover)Publicado: 8 July 2019Páginas: 896 This Oxford Handbook ambitiously seeks to lay the groundwork for the relatively new field of comparative foreign relations law. Comparative foreign relations law compares and contrasts how nations, and also …Leer »
Why Catalonia’s Independence Bid Is Failing Oct 12, 2017 Shlomo Ben-Ami What frequently seals the fate of independence movements is the response of third countries. And it is all but unimaginable that any European country would see any political advantage in facilitating Catalonia’s independence, which would alienate a key EU …Leer »
China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative: Can A Bilaterally-Negotiated ‘Globalization 2.0’ Internalize Human Rights, Labor, and Environmental Standards?
China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative: Can A Bilaterally-Negotiated ‘Globalization 2.0’ Internalize Human Rights, Labor, and Environmental Standards? Over the weekend, while the world’s largest economy was focused on internal fallout from the presidential sacking (and subsequent threatening) of the United States’ FBI Director (and amid calls for impeachment of President …Leer »
United States’ Missile Strikes in Syria: Should International Law Permit Unilateral Force to Protect Human Rights?
United States’ Missile Strikes in Syria: Should International Law Permit Unilateral Force to Protect Human Rights? A bounty of recent blog posts have poured over the legality of the Trump administration’s missile strikes against a Syrian airbase in response to President Bashar al-Assad’s use of chemical weapons (see, e.g, here, …Leer »
President Trump Could (and Might Actually) Unilaterally Recognize Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel
President Trump Could (and Might Actually) Unilaterally Recognize Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel by Julian Ku As we all continue to digest the stunning election results from last week, I continue to focus on ways in which a President Trump could use his substantial powers over foreign affairs in …Leer »
Kiobel: Universal Civil Jurisdiction under international Law Barrie Sander has law degrees from Cambridge and Leiden, and from September 2012 will be a PhD candidate in International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. In an earlier post, I considered the question of corporate liability …Leer »
UNITED STATES v. ALVAREZ-MACHAIN, 504 U.S. 655 (1992) 504 U.S. 655 UNITED STATES, PETITIONER v. HUMBERTO ALVAREZ-MACHAIN CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT No. 91-712 Argued April 1, 1992 Decided June 15, 1992 Respondent, a citizen and resident of Mexico, was forcibly kidnaped from …Leer »
By the Arbitrators. BY the terms of the Treaty of Washington the claims of the United States against Great Britain, arising out of depredations committed during the Civil War on American commerce by the Alabama and other cruisers fitted out in England, were submitted to arbitration. There were five arbitrators, …Leer »
Preamble Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and unalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world, Whereas disregard and contempt for human rights have resulted in barbarous acts which have outraged the conscience of …Leer »