Essays about: "jurisdiction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 267 essays containing the word jurisdiction.

  1. 1. “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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Communicating War Crimes : The Gibril Massaquoi case

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Rebecca-Paris Senior; [2022]
    Keywords : Liberia; Outreach; communication for development; universal jurisdiction; journalism; war crimes. ;

    Abstract : This thesis will explore the relationship between war crimes trials and communication for development by utilising the Gibril Massaquoi trial as a case study. Mr Massaquoi, a Sierra Leonean national accused of committing war crimes and crimes against humanity allegedly committed during the Second Liberian Civil War, was residing in Finland, and therefore tried by Finnish authorities under universal jurisdiction. READ MORE

  5. 5. Individual Criminal Responsibility for Corporate Leaders. A Comparison between International Criminal Law and Domestic Law

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

    Author : Caroline Halfvarson; [2022]
    Keywords : Wirtschaftsvölkerstrafrecht; corporate criminal liability; corporate criminal responsibility; substantial contribution; individual criminal liability; international criminal law; criminal law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Uppsatsen undersöker den internationella straffrättens förväntningar på ansvarighållandet av företagsledare på individnivå. Vidare utreds huruvida nationell rätt, här svensk rätt i jämförelse med tysk, uppfyller de krav och förväntningar som den internationella straffrätten ställer på nationell reglering. READ MORE