International Law in Brief

UK Sup. Ct. Departs from House of Lords Decision in Protection Against Return Case

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

On April 29, 2020, the United Kingdom Supreme Court (UKSC) released its judgment in the case of AM (Zimbabwe) v.

ITLOS Publishes 2019 Report

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea has published its 2019 Annual Report.

ICC Prosecutor Issues Response Relating to the Court’s Jurisdiction Over Palestine

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

ICSID Finds No Breach of BIT in Case Brought by Egyptian Telecom Company

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger
 

Inter-American Court Publishes 2019 Annual Report

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights published its 2019 Annual Report on April 30.

Venice Commission Publishes Compilation on States of Emergency

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

The Council of Europe's Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission) has published a compi

European Committee on Social Rights Releases Statement of Interpretation on the Right to Protection of Health

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

On April 22, 2020, the Council of Europe announced that the Eu

Missouri Sues China for Damages Caused by COVID-19

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

On April 21, 2020, the State of Missouri (represented by its Attorney General, Eric S.

STL Pre-Trial Judge Grants Victim Status to 29 People in Ayyash Case

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On April 17, 2020, a Pre-Trial Judge at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) granted the status of “victim participating in the proceedings” to 29 of 33 applicant-victims in the case of

ECtHR Announces New President: Robert Spano (Iceland)

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger