Essays about: "jurisdiction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 239 essays containing the word jurisdiction.

  1. 1. Conflict over territory and maritime routes in the arctic. The case of potential conflict between the US and Russia over resources in the arctic ocean.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Naoufal Souhail; [2021-02-12]
    Keywords : Maritime jurisdiction; arctic; climate change;

    Abstract : Because of climate change, ice on the arctic ocean has been melting at a rapid paste. This environmental change in the arctic made access to the region much easier than ever before. READ MORE

  2. 2. “The Maritime Border Disputes of Croatia A study within the legal field of international maritime law concerning the on-going maritime border disputes between the Republic of Croatia, Republic of Slovenia, the State of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the State of Montenegro”

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Mirza Imamovic; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : Maritime Border Dispute; International Maritime Law; Maritime Delimitation; International Arbitration; The Republic of Croatia; The Republic of Slovenia; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Montenegro; Breakup of Yugoslavia;

    Abstract : Since the break-up of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, the Republic of Croatia has been involved in maritime border disputes with its neighbours the Republic of Slovenia, the State of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the State of Montenegro. During the past decades after gaining independence, the States have tried to solve the disputes with numerous negotiations and agreements. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mind the Gaps : Why de facto protection of human rights on social media is so difficult and what could be done about it

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Helena Borgå; [2021]
    Keywords : social media; Facebook; freedom of expression; right to privacy; normative conflict mediation; the identity of legal systems; legal pluralism; international legal subjectivity;

    Abstract : This thesis explores if and how states can regain control over large social media platforms like Facebook, and by doing so ensuring that individuals on those platforms can de facto enjoy their human rights, as enshrined in international treaties. Today, the platforms are crucial facilitators of human rights but at the same time facilitators of threats towards the enjoyment of the same rights. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Discipline of the Seas: Piracy and Polity in England, 1688-1698

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Johan Berglund Björk; [2020-10-29]
    Keywords : Piracy; Henry Every; Matthew Tindall; Philip Meadows; subjecthood; sovereignty; jurisdiction;

    Abstract : This thesis is a study of the changing legal and political climate surrounding piracy in England in the years 1688-1698, between the Glorious Revolution and the passing in parliament of the Piracy Act 1698. During this time views of piracy changed in London where pirates were no longer seen as beneficial, but instead as obstacles to orderly trade. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Organization of the Judiciary in EU Member States – an Internal Affair?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Leona Mittermayer; [2020]
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    Abstract : Recent events in the Member States of the EU have shown that the common values of the Union, inter alia the rule of law, might not be guaranteed across the Union as once hoped for. Scholars speak of a “rule of law crisis” while the Parliament and the Commission have activated Article 7 TEU, the so called “nuclear option”, regarding the situation in two of the Union’s 27 Member States, namely Poland and Hungary. READ MORE