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Implementing International Law and Policy

Ralph Wilde

in International Territorial Administration: How Trusteeship and the Civilizing Mission Never Went Away

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199274321
eISBN:
9780191706486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274321.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter draws on the purposive analysis from the previous chapter to consider how ITA can be understood in terms of a device for implementing certain areas of international public policy and ... More


CONTINUITY AND DISCONTINUITY IN INTERNATIONAL DISPUTE SETTLEMENT

James Crawford

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/9780199571345.003.0040
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

This chapter argues that the ‘brave new world’ of international dispute settlement turns out to have a great deal of the old world in it too. International law expands through processes of ... More


Peremptory Norms in International Law

Alexander Orakhelashvili

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546114
eISBN:
9780191712203
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546114.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This monograph analyses the questions raised by the legal effects of peremptory norms of international law (jus cogens), reflected in Article 53 of the 1969 Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties. ... 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


Environmental Rights, Sustainable Development, and Investor-State Case Law: A Critical Appraisal

Riccardo Pavoni

in Human Rights in International Investment Law and Arbitration

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199578184
eISBN:
9780191722561
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199578184.003.0022
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter examines the increasing number of international investment disputes where issues relating to environmental rights, sustainable development and foreign investment protection were ... More


Problems of Compulsory Jurisdiction and the Settlement of Disputes Relating to Straddling Fish Stocks

Alan Boyle

in Governing High Seas Fisheries: The Interplay of Global and Regional Regimes

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299493
eISBN:
9780191685729
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299493.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In many parts of the world, there continues to be various serious international disputes that are not amenable to negotiated solutions. Besides the improvements in the policing of fishing vessels and ... More


Introduction

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/9780195383607.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the ocean relationship between the United States and Canada. It identifies the best known and most important of the Canadian–U.S. international ... More


The Effect of Investment Treaties and of International Investment Law

Chittharanjan F. Amerasinghe

in Diplomatic Protection

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199212385
eISBN:
9780191707230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199212385.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter explores the effect of investment treaties and international investment law on the law of diplomatic protection. Specifically, it discusses the articles of International Centre for ... More


Compensation and Restitution in Investor-State Arbitration: Principles and Practice

Borzu Sabahi

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199601189
eISBN:
9780191729201
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601189.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Company and Commercial Law

This book presents a detailed study on compensation and restitution in investor state arbitration pursuant to investment treaties. The study begins by examining the historical roots of the principles ... More


Corporate Obligations under Internationalized Functional Contracts

Markos Karavias

in Corporate Obligations under International Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199674381
eISBN:
9780191752322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674381.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter discusses the concept of internationalized functional contracts; international responsibility of the corporation for violating the contract; and the standing of corporations before ... More


Enforcing Community Interests Through International Dispute Settlement: Reality or Utopia?

Rüdiger Wolfrum

in From Bilateralism to Community Interest: Essays in Honour of Bruno Simma

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199588817
eISBN:
9780191725272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588817.003.0070
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The existence of community interests is now accepted despite an ongoing discussion about the exact features and the ways and means of their establishment. However, considerable uncertainties remain ... More


International Mass Claims Processes: Legal and Practical Perspectives

Howard M. Holtzmann and Edda Kristjánsdóttir (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199207442
eISBN:
9780191708695
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207442.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This book analyzes a significant procedural innovation in international law — the development of mass claims processes. Mass claims processes have become increasingly important phenomena in ... More


Lawfare in Dispute Settlement

Congyan Cai

in The Rise of China and International Law: Taking Chinese Exceptionalism Seriously

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190073602
eISBN:
9780190073633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190073602.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines how China resolves international disputes from the unique perspective of lawfare. It reviews the concept of lawfare and then invents a normative framework for analyzing lawfare. ... More


WTO Dispute Settlements in East Asia

Dukgeun Ahn

in International Trade in East Asia

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226378961
eISBN:
9780226379005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226379005.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter analyzes international trade disputes in East Asia. It highlights the striking differences in the utilization of the World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement system, with Korea ... More


The World Trade Organization’s Dispute Settlement Body: Its Extensive but Fragile Authority

Gregory Shaffer, Manfred Elsig, and Sergio Puig

in International Court Authority

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198795582
eISBN:
9780191836909
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198795582.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses how the authority of the Appellate Body (AB) of the World Trade Organization (WTO) rapidly became extensive. It nonetheless remains fragile given geopolitical shifts that have ... More


Not so Treacherous Waters of International Maritime Law: Islamic Law States and the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea

Emilia Justyna Powell

in Comparative International Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190697570
eISBN:
9780190697600
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190697570.003.0026
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

The United Nations 1982 Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) is a widely accepted international agreement that regulates maritime law. Among countries that have ratified the treaty are many ... More


Introduction

Emilia Justyna Powell

in Islamic Law and International Law: Peaceful Resolution of Disputes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780190064631
eISBN:
9780190064662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190064631.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

How do Islamic law states prefer to resolve their international disputes? Is it possible to identify general patterns that apply to all these states? Why are only some Islamic law states open to ... More


The Politics of Theorizing

Tai-Heng Cheng

in When International Law Works: Realistic Idealism After 9/11 and the Global Recession

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195370171
eISBN:
9780190259716
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195370171.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines apparently conflicting international legal theories to better understand disputes about international law. It concludes that even at the level of theory, disagreements are not ... More


The New United Nations: Appearance and Reality: The Josephine Onoh Memorial Lecture 1993

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter looks at some of the new possibilities, and new problems, within the United Nations (UN). Recalling the scourge of war, reaffirming faith in human rights and in the dignity and worth of ... More


Investment Arbitration 1

Arman Sarvarian

in Professional Ethics at the International Bar

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199679461
eISBN:
9780191758522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679461.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Public International Law

This chapter scrutinizes the procedure and practice of advocacy in the commercial world of investment arbitration with supplementary reference to the Iran-US Claims Tribunal and commercial ... More


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