Essays about: "Jurisdiction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 275 essays containing the word Jurisdiction.

  1. 1. Protection of Digital Infrastructures in Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction in International Law

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Natasha Mattsson Larsson; [2023-02-02]
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    Abstract : In this master’s thesis, a bifocal approach is applied in order to investigate international law aspects related to the protection of digital communications infrastructures in areas beyond national jurisdiction. The two focal areas are the international law of the sea and the international law of outer space, respectively. READ MORE

  2. 2. Military expenditure, institutional quality and the Sustainable Development Goals : Insight into the dynamics of a large-scale attempt at Sustainable Development

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sam Kamali; [2023]
    Keywords : Military expenditure; institutional quality; Sustainable Development Goals; sustainable development; inequality; armed conflict;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate whether institutional quality modulates the impact of military expenditure on progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. Contemporary research has suggested that military expenditure impedes progress towards the goals while institutional quality facilitates progress. READ MORE

  3. 3. “THE BEST INTEREST PRINCIPLE” - A qualitative study on the interpretation of “the child’s best interest” by the European Court of Human Rights and national states

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lisa Sandgren; [2022-01-31]
    Keywords : European Court of Human Rights; best interest principle; Article 3; Convention on the Rights of the Child; Europe; threefold concept; positive obligations; national courts;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to analyse Article 3, commonly known as “the best interest principle”, from the Convention on the rights of the child (CRC) in European courts. The European Court of Human Right (ECtHR) is the main court of human rights in Europe and the CRC is one of many conventions that falls under their jurisdiction. READ MORE

  4. 4. How Multipolarity and Globalization Have Changed the Nature of Tax Multilateralism : A Comparison of the OECD Model Tax Convention Negotiation with the Negotiation of Pillar One and Two

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Daniel Raddenbach; [2022]
    Keywords : tax; taxation; globalization; international relations; negotiation; Pillar One; Pillar Two; OECD; model tax treaty; multilateralism; cooperation; tax multilateralism; global minimum tax; digital services; bilateralism;

    Abstract : Can a multilateral negotiating process—that is, cooperation between many states in a single forum—successfully reform the network of bilateral tax treaties that currently makes up the bulk of international tax law? The BEPS Project aims to be the first major push for a multilateral tax process since the creation of the OECD’s Model Tax Convention in the 1960s. Through BEPS, the OECD and 130-plus countries are in final negotiations to implement Pillar One and Two, which will: (1) create a new taxing right for “market jurisdiction” countries on the profit of international companies that do business there without a physical presence; and (2) implement a top-up tax levied against companies that offshore profits from intangible assets in low-tax jurisdictions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Protecting the Red Sole - A Comparative Study between EU and US Trademark Protection of Colours and Shapes in the Fashion Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Natalin Yousef; [2022]
    Keywords : Intellectual Property Law; Fashion Law; Trademarks; United States; European Union; Christian Louboutin; Shape; Pattern Marks; Shape Marks; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis does describe and analyse the extent of protection of the Christian Louboutin trademark. The registration of trademarks is crucial for the fashion industry, in order to ensure the legacy of the brand and to gain economic value on the investments made. READ MORE