The Role of International Tribunals in Natural Resource Disputes in Latin America
- Courts of the world. // Corporate Legal Times;Oct99, Vol. 9 Issue 95, pBWB25
Presents information on the jurisdiction of international courts. International Court of Justice; Court of Justice of the European Communities; European Court of Human Rights.
- Genocide. // International Law Update;Sep99, Vol. 5, p119
Reports on the International Court of Justice's rejection of Yugoslavia's request for the issuance of provisional cease and desist order against the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's bombing of Yugoslav territory for lack of jurisdiction.
- HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF THE COURT. // Congressional Digest;Jan1961, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p2
Traces the historical background of International Court of Justice. Creation of Permanent Court of Arbitration in 1899; Events leading to the creation of Permanent Court of International Justice (PCIJ) in 1920; Problems in the working of PCIJ.
- Jurisdiction by Estoppel in the International Court of Justice. // California Law Review;Oct86, Vol. 74 Issue 5, p1777
Focuses on the application of the doctrine of estoppel, a principle which prevents states from acting inconsistently to the detriment of others, to the international court of justice. Legal background of estoppel in the international regime; Reasons for the inappropriateness of applying...
- U.S. Termination of the Compulsory Jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice. Gardner, Richard N. // Columbia Journal of Transnational Law;1986, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p421
The author comments on the termination of the compulsory jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice by the U.S. He believes that the decision was contrary to national interest, which would have been served better by modifying the terms of acceptance of the jurisdiction. He adds that the...
- Presentation before the International Court of Justice: Nicaragua v. United States. McDougal, Myres // World Affairs;Summer85, Vol. 148 Issue 1, p35
Deals with the issue of whether a State may modify the terms of its acceptance of the International Court of Justice's compulsory jurisdiction before another State has filed an application against it. Contention of the United States and Nicaragua; Different assumptions about the legal nature of...
- Reflections of the State Department on the U.S. and the World Court. // World Affairs;Summer85, Vol. 148 Issue 1, p53
Highlights the observations of the U.S. State Department on the International Court of Justice's judgments in November 26, 1984 on jurisdiction and admissibility in the case of Nicaragua versus United States of America. Evidence and law relevant to the issues before the Court; Court's finding...
- The Use and Abuse of the International Court of Justice: Cases concerning the Use of Force after Nicaragua. Gray, Christine // European Journal of International Law;Nov2003, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p867
A majority of the contentious cases brought to the International Court of Justice in recent years have involved questions of the legality of the use of force. This is a dramatic change in the subject matter of the Court's cases; Is it a dangerous development for the Court.) In the Nicaragua ease...
- THE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE AND DOMESTIC JURISDICTION. Rolin, Henri // International Organization;Feb54, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p36
This article discusses the issue concerning the International Court of Justice and domestic jurisdiction with reference to the notes of the Anglo-Iranian case. The dispute between Great Britain and Iran relating to the nationalization and seizure of the Anglo-Iranian Oil Co. concessions and...