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Aviation and Climate Change Regulation

Claybourne Fox Clarke and Thiago Chagas

in Legal Aspects of Carbon Trading: Kyoto, Copenhagen, and beyond

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199565931
eISBN:
9780191722028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565931.003.0028
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

Aviation emissions are the fastest growing source of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. Aviation emissions from Annex I Countries increased by 67% between 1990 and 2005 and, according to some ... More


Salt Water Neighbors: International Ocean Law Relations Between the United States and Canada

Ted L. McDorman

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195383607
eISBN:
9780199855315
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383607.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

The United States and Canada are salt water neighbors on the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic Oceans. Despite the general closeness of the political, economic, and social relationship, the two States ... More


HARMONIZING INVESTMENT PROTECTION AND INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS: FIRST STEPS TOWARDS A METHODOLOGY

Bruno Simma and Theodore Kill

in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.003.0036
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

Under customary principles of treaty interpretation, tribunals routinely resort to rules of international law whose normative validity is grounded in a source outside of the treaty that is the ... More


JOINT TORTFEASORS IN INVESTMENT LAW

Stephan Wittich

in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.003.0037
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

This chapter addresses an issue of the law of international responsibility that arose in a well-known investment arbitration case, CME v Czech Republic. It shows the generally cautious attitude in ... More


COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION AND INVESTMENT ARBITRATION: FERTILE SOIL FOR FALSE FRIENDS?

Giuditta Cordero Moss

in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.003.0039
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

This chapter illustrates the risk of false friends in international arbitration by looking at one example of transplant from public international law into commercial law, and one from commercial ... More


International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Christina Binder, Ursula Kriebaum, August Reinisch, and Stephan Wittich (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

International investment law has become increasingly prominent in the international legal order, spurred on by the explosion of Bilateral Investment Treaties between States and a sharp rise in ... More


Reviewing the Past and Looking to the Future

Ted. L. McDorman

in Salt Water Neighbors: International Ocean Law Relations Between the United States and Canada

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195383607
eISBN:
9780199855315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383607.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

This chapter argues that, irrespective of the various international ocean law disputes, generally speaking, Canada and the United States ocean law relations are on an “even keel.” There is no ... More


Fixing U.S. International Taxation

Daniel N. Shaviro

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199359752
eISBN:
9780199359776
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199359752.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

International tax rules, which determine how countries tax cross-border investment, are increasingly important with the rise of globalization, but the modern U.S. rules, even more than those in most ... More


Responsibility for the Environmental Integrity of the CDM: Judicial Review of Executive Board Decisions

Voigi Christina

in Legal Aspects of Carbon Trading: Kyoto, Copenhagen, and beyond

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199565931
eISBN:
9780191722028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565931.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

This chapter discusses the responsibility of the Executive Board (EB), a UN body set up under the Kyoto Protocol (KP) to govern the environmental integrity of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). ... More


International Market Solutions to Protect Tropical Rainforests

Robert O’Sullivan and Rick Saines

in Legal Aspects of Carbon Trading: Kyoto, Copenhagen, and beyond

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199565931
eISBN:
9780191722028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565931.003.0027
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

Tropical forests play a crucial role in the global carbon cycle and have consequently moved to the forefront of the discussion about how to effectively reduce global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions ... More


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