International Law in Brief

Tribunal Finds Italy Violated UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (April 10, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On April 10, 2019, the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea issued its

U.K. Supreme Court Rules Zambians Harmed by Mining in Zambia May Sue in the U.K. (April 10, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On April 10, 2019, the U.K. Supreme Court ruled in Vedanta Resources PLC and Another v.

ICC Pre-Trial Chamber Rejects Opening an Investigation in Afghanistan (April 12, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On April 12, 2019, Pre-Trial Chamber II of the International Criminal Court (ICC) unanimously rejected the Prosecut

UN Panel of Experts Releases Final Report, Finding North Korea Violated Sanctions (March 11, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 11, 2019, a UN panel of experts released the final report on its work, f

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Against Victims of USS Cole Bombing (March 26, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 26, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Sudan v. Harrison et al.

European Court of Human Rights Orders Russia to Pay Georgians for Human Rights Violations (March 26, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 26, 2019, the European Court of Human Rights ruled in Berdzenishvili and Others v.

European Commission Fines Google 1.49 Billion Euros in Breach of Antitrust Rules (March 20, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 20, 2019, the European Commission fined Google €1.49 billion for breaching EU antitrust rules regarding

UN Security Council Extends Mandate of Peacekeeping Force in Guinea-Bissau, Aiming to End in 2020 (February 28, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 28, 2019, the UN Security Council passed Resolution 2458 (2019), in which it extended the mandate of the United Nations

UN Security Council Passes Resolution Extending Travel Ban and Sanctions in Yemen (February 26, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 26, 2019, the Security Council passed Resolution 2456 (2019) in which it expressed its increased concern regarding the

UN Appeals Chamber Increases Sentence in Karadžić Case to Life Imprisonment (March 20, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 20, 2019, the Appeals Chamber of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals set aside Radovan Karadžić’s prior sentence of forty years and