Essays about: "Law and Political Science"

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  1. 1. Is there a collision between the EU Charter and the obligation to notify that intermediaries with legal professional privilege have under DAC 6?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Rayssa Gutterres Costa; [2021]
    Keywords : DAC 6 - Notification Obligation - Legal Professional Privilege - EU Charter - ECHR; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The thesis explores the Directive 2018/822 of May 2018, also known as DAC 6, and the obligation to notify that it placed on intermediaries with legal professional privilege. The research conducted aims at answering the question if the notification obligation brought by DAC 6 is in conflict with EU primary law, namely, the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Vienna Convention of 1983: context, failure and aftermath

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Gerard Farrell; [2021]
    Keywords : Vienna Convention of 1983; Disputed archives; Decolonisation; Neocolonialism; Third World; international law; codification; UNESCO; ILC; ‘Migrated Archives’; Algeria; Kenya; Wienkonventionen 1983; omstridda arkiv; avkolonisering; neokolonialism; tredje världen; internationell rätt; kodifikation; UNESCO; ILC; ’Migrated Archives’; Algeriet; Kenya;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the Vienna Convention on succession of States in respect of State Property, Archives and Debts, which was adopted in 1983 but subsequently failed to enter into force as too few states ratified it. Attention is given to the section of the Convention concerned specifically with the fate of archives in state succession, and the reasons why most of the major western nations, in particular those who had formerly or still possessed colonies, voted against the text. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sweeping Shale Gas Under the Rug: Communicating Clean Energy Futures Through the Caribbean Energy Security Initiative

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Shannon Carson; [2021]
    Keywords : energy policy; frames; U.S.-Caribbean; energy security; shale gas; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Energy sector transformation will define our coming decade, as an unprecedented energy transition is required to keep the planet to 2°C warming. Despite this urgency, strong governmental resistance to low-carbon energy transitions is observed. Under the Obama administration, a Caribbean energy policy was pursued that exemplifies this resistance. READ MORE

  4. 4. The VAT liability of digital platforms: the EU rules in the light of the OECD Guidelines

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Dunja Nicole Lisa Jetten; [2021]
    Keywords : EU Law; VAT; liability; Digital platforms; OECD guidelines; e-commerce; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Considering the growing role of digital platforms in e-commerce sales, countries have requested guidance on how to create efficient and effective rules regarding the liability for digital platforms to collect VAT on online sales of goods without creating undue administrative costs and compliance burdens. Therefore, in 2019, the OECD provided guidelines in this regard. READ MORE

  5. 5. Refusing Medical Treatment due to Mental Capacity - A Study of the Concept of a Valid Consent and What the Healthcare Personnel's Obligations are When the Patient has not Given an Informed Consent

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

    Author : Thérèse Bennshagen; [2021]
    Keywords : Healthcare; Mental Capacity; Legal Capacity; Administrative Law; Social and Welfare Law; Public International Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This essay has two purposes: to examine how much the patient has to understand to be able to consent to medical treatment and what the healthcare personnel's obligations are when the consent is not informed. Regarding the first purpose I concluded that there is no explicit requirement of a certain mental capacity to consent but that if one considered an uninformed consent to constitute a forced bodily intervention, which is prohibited in Chapter 2 Section 6 Instrument of the Government, then medical treatment can be refused. READ MORE