International Law in Brief

WTO Allows South Korea $84.4 Million in Retaliatory Duties Against the United States (February 8, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 8, 2019, a World Trade Organization (WTO) arbitration panel issued a decision to authorize South

U.S. Supreme Court Rules International Organizations Do Not Have Broader Immunity than Foreign Governments (February 27, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 27, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Jam v.

Central African Republic and Armed Groups Sign Peace Agreement (February 6, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 6, 2019, the Central African Republic (CAR) and fourteen non-state armed groups within the state signed a peac

UN Says Human Rights Violations in South Sudan May Amount to War Crimes (February 20, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 20, 2019, the UN Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan released its third

International Court of Justice Rules It has Jurisdiction to Hear Iran’s Case Against the U.S. (February 13, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 13, 2019, the International Court of Justice ruled in Certain Iranian Asse

European Court of Human Rights Orders Russia to Pay Damages to Georgian Nationals for Human Rights Violations (January 31, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On January 31, 2019, in the just satisfaction case of Georgia v.

Russia Announces Suspension of Nuclear Arms Control Treaty with the U.S. (February 4, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 4, 2019, Russia announced that it would suspend its obligations under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) T

ICSID Releases Comments on Proposed Amendments to Procedural Rules (January 18, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On January 18, 2019, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) released a 

UN Human Rights Committee Finds Finland Violated Sami Political Rights (February 4, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 4, 2019, the UN Human Rights Committee, the body that monitors states parties’ adherence to the I

North Macedonia Joins NATO (February 6, 2019)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 6, 2019, the twenty-nine member states of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) si