International Law in Brief

Council of Europe Publishes Human Rights Guidelines on Algorithms and Automation

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On April 8, 2020, the Council of Europe published a set of human rights guidelines on alg

OAS Publishes Guide on Safeguarding Rights of Vulnerable Groups in Context of COVID-19 Response

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On April 7, 2020, the Organization of American States published a "Practical Guide to Inclusive Rights-Focused Respo

ECtHR Rules in Favor of Victims’ Relatives in Lethal Force Case

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

D.C. District Court Releases Decision on Guantanamo Detainee’s Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

On January 24, 2020, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled in favor of President Trump and the U.S.

CJEU Rules against Poland, Hungary, and Czech Republic in Refugee Relocation Case

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

4th Circuit: UK Arbitral Tribunal is a Foreign Tribunal under 28 U.S.C. 1782

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 30, 2020, the U.S.

ECtHR Rules for Plaintiff in Police Firearm Case

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

On March 31, 2020, the European Court of Human Rights ruled in favor of the plaintiff in Andreea-Marusi Dumit

GAO Publishes Report on FAA Approach to Aircraft Registration

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has published its report to Congress on how the Federal Aviation Administration (F

Two Cases in Polish Judicial Independence Saga Ruled Inadmissible by EU Court

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 26, 2020, the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) issued a judgment of inadmissibility in

Caribbean Court of Justice Issues First Advisory Opinion on Freedom of Movement

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

The Caribbean Court of Justice issued its first advisory opinion in response to a request for interpretation of the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas, which established the Caribbean Community.