Essays about: "International law"

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  1. 1. THE EU – A POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE INFLUENCE ON DEMOCRACY IN HUNGARY? - An analysis on how the EU has affected the democracy in Hungary

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felicia Jansson; [2022-02-03]
    Keywords : Democratic backsliding; EU; European Commission; European Parliament; Council of European Union; Democracy promotion;

    Abstract : Since Viktor Orbán became prime minister of Hungary in 2010 he has hollowed out the Hungarian Democracy step by step and given himself more influence. Hungary became a member of the EU in 2004, so this has been happening while being a member of the EU, so the question is – what kind of influence does the EU have over the democracy in member states? That is the research question for this thesis, and it has the aim to analyze how the European Commission, European Parliament, and The Council of the European Union have affected the development of democracy in Hungary in the years 2015 – 2021. READ MORE

  2. 2. Corporate impunity and the ‘accountability gap’ in Sub-Saharan Africa: is the successful prosecution of corporate involvement in atrocity crimes within reach?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten; Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Joseph Keogh; [2022]
    Keywords : International criminal law; corporate criminal liability; transnational corporations; atrocity crime; corporate impunity; Africa; Global North; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Although transnational corporations (hereinafter TNCs) often far outmatch States in terms of resources and influence over the direction of the world economy, they are generally unaccounted for when operating outside the territories in which they are incorporated (hereinafter ‘home States’). This thesis will look specifically at those TNCs that rely on natural resource extraction as their main source of profit. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tax Avoidance, Aggressive Tax Planning, and the United States’ Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 : An Investigation into Anti-Base Erosion and Anti-Profit Shifting Strategies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Andrea Rosato; [2022]
    Keywords : tax; international tax; OECD; BEPS; Pillar 2; base erosion; profit shifting; anti-avoidance; corporate inversions; TCJA; tax cuts and jobs act; United States; US; law; US tax law; international tax law; taxation; tax planning; aggressive tax planning;

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  4. 4. Of course, but maybe: the absolute prohibition of refoulement and threats to national security and public safety : Legal and practical effects of undesirable but unreturnable refugees

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Aftonfalk; [2022]
    Keywords : International law; refugee law; human rights law; non-refoulement; refugee protection; exclusion; torture or ill-treatment; national security and public safety;

    Abstract : States are routinely confronted with conflicting duties of maintaining full respect for human rights, on the one hand, and protecting national security and public safety, on the other. This is not least noticeable when States’ sovereignty and the right to control who enters and leaves their territories clash with the obligation to afford protection to refugees fleeing persecution. READ MORE

  5. 5. Delineation Between Plagiarism, Inspiration and New Creation - The Distinction Between Copyright Protection and EU Design Law Protection for Chairs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Josefine Tillman; [2022]
    Keywords : Intellectual Property Law; Inspiration; plagarism; copyright; design protection; community design; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Industrial design can double up in protected, by copyright protection as well as registered community design protection within EU. Thus, there can be seen a tendency for right holders to take comfort in copyright protection. READ MORE