THE CODIFICATION OF INTERNATIONAL LAW
- From One Codification to Another: Bilateralism and Multilateralism in the Genesis of the Codification of the Law of Treaties and the Law of State Responsibility. Spinedi, Marina // European Journal of International Law;Nov2002, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p1099
The article traces the progressive abandonment by the International Law Commission in the 1960s and 1970s of a strictly bilateralist conception of the legal relations arising from internationally wrongful acts of a state. This shift towards multilateralism, in contrast to the following period of...
- Codification and Progressive Development: Law and World Environment. McCaffrey, Stephen C. // Harvard International Review;Nov1984, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p8
The article discusses the codification of international law in relation to the world environment. Although the idea of codification is not fresh, efforts to codify international law have resulted to a series of questions particularly on the distinction between codification and progressive...
- Legal Questions. // International Organization;Autumn68, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p946
This article focuses on the UN General Assembly meeting related to report of the UN International Law Commission on the work of its nineteenth session. Taking up the draft articles on special missions, many delegates congratulated the International Law Commission on having overcome the...
- America's Participation in First Conference For Codification of International Law. Miller, Hunter // Congressional Digest;Nov30, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p269
Focuses on the Conference for the Codification of International Law held from March 13 to April 12, 1930 in the Hague, Netherlands. U.S.'s participation in the conference; Preparation for the conference; Highlights of the event; Number of countries represented.
- Work of The Hague Conference Analyzed. Scott, James Brown // Congressional Digest;Nov30, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p275
Analyzes the work of the Conference for the Codification of International Law held from March 13 to April 12, 1930 in Hague, Netherlands. Failure of reaching an agreement on the subjects of nationality; Reason behind the dissatisfaction of American delegates.
- Independent Nationality Through National Laws. Straus, Dorothy // Congressional Digest;Nov30, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p281
Highlights the Conference for the Codification of Law held from March 13 to April 12, 1930 in Hague, Netherlands. Meeting with the American Delegation; Conference with Committee on Nationality; Work on the amendment of German nationality law.
- Codification of Private International Law: Efforts in the Netherlands, Book 10 Civil Code. Struycken, Antoon V. M. // International Journal of Legal Information;Winter2011, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p287
The article focuses on the codification of private law in the Netherlands. Topics include court judgments involving customary law, judge-made law, and the exercise of judicial power. Information is provided on the authoritative restatement of law, the codification of international law, and...
- The Louisiana and Oregon Codifications of Choice-of-Law Rules in Context. Nafziger, James A. R. // American Journal of Comparative Law;2010 Supplement, Vol. 58, p165
Although the common law tradition has not encouraged codification of choice-of-law rules in the United States, all states have enacted statutory choice-of-law rules of some sort. Important examples of these rules are found in probate law and enactments of the Uniform Commercial Code. The chief...
- PRIVATE FILLS IN NAVIGABLE WATERS: A COMMON LAW APPROACH. // California Law Review;Jan1972, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p225
Examines the significance of the court's decision in the case, 'Wilbour v. Gallagher,' in using the common law approach for determining public rights in navigable waters in the United States. Analysis of the case's doctrinal foundation to understand and answer the question whether a fill...