Essays about: "international law"

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  1. 11. The Regulation of Cyber Operations Below the Threshold of Article 2(4) of the Charter : An Assessment of Rule 4 of the Tallinn Manual 2.0

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Caroline Nordström; [2019]
    Keywords : International law; cyber; cyberspace; cyberlaw; Tallinn Manual; sovereignty; use of force; Folkrätt; Tallinnmanualen; cyber;

    Abstract : The cyber domain poses great challenges to the existing international law framework, resulting in the international community's frustration in finding sustainable long-term solutions to the international regulation of cyberspace. This thesis reflects upon foundational concepts of the jus ad bellum framework, such as State sovereignty and the use of force. READ MORE

  2. 12. Nuclear Weapons in the 21th Century - A Legal Examination of the Possession of Unmodern Nuclear Weapons and International Law

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

    Author : Jacob Klingberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Public international law; Nuclear weapons; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In its Advisory Opinion: Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons, the ICJ affirmed that the principles and rules of IHL and international environmental law are applicable to the question of nuclear weapons. Further, the effects of a nuclear weapon explosion are undoubtedly disastrous, it is however not the effects of a detonation that separates unmodern nuclear weapons from modern nuclear weapons, it is their respective level of security. READ MORE

  3. 13. Implementing the Right to Access to Justice for Persons with PTSD in Swedish Asylum Proceedings

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

    Author : Malin Rantzer; [2019]
    Keywords : public international law; human rights law; human rights; CRPD; Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; UNCRPD; PTSD; post-traumatic stress syndrome; trauma; access to justice; disability; disabilities; mental disabilities; procedural rights; procedural accommodations; Sweden; asylum; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : By combining a legal doctrinal study and an empirical interview study, this thesis examines the implementation of the right to access to justice under article 13 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities for persons who due to post-traumatic stress syndrome have difficulties accounting for their stories in asylum proceedings. The starting point is that persons with PTSD likely will have more difficulties than others in presenting stories that will be viewed as credible, and that this could be mitigated through full implementation of article 13 of the CRPD. READ MORE

  4. 14. Investment Treaty Arbitration and Transparency : Transparency, confidentiality and the public interest in international investment disputes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ebba Söderberg; [2019]
    Keywords : arbitration; transparency; predictability; investment treaty arbitration; public interest; confidentiality; chilling effect;

    Abstract : Investment treaty arbitration has borrowed a number of elements from commercial arbitration, including confidentiality. The scope of confidentiality in investor-state arbitrations can make it hard for amicus curiaeto participate in the arbitral proceedings. READ MORE

  5. 15. Climate change law and litigation in Sweden with scenarios from Europe : Possibilities for members of the public to challenge the state's responsibility for climate change through litigation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ana-Sofia Valderas; [2019]
    Keywords : climate change law; climate change litigation; Sweden; greenhouse gas emissions; Paris Agreement; European Convention on Human Rights; Aarhus Convention; environmental human rights; tort law; climate policy decisions; permit decisions; judicial review;

    Abstract : The Swedish government is legally obliged to conduct climate policy work that will protect nature and humanity from the harmful effects of climate change. Obligations related to the environment arise under Swedish domestic law, European law and international law. READ MORE