ASIL Insights




Biodiversity Beyond National Jurisdiction Treaty Negotiations: Current Status & Outstanding Issues

Governance and Security in a Divided Arctic: The New National Strategy for the Arctic Region

Mexico v. Smith & Wesson: Judge Dismisses Complaint Citing PLCAA and Standing Issues

Belokon v. Kyrgyzstan: Practical Implications of Award Set-Asides Arising from Corruption Allegations

The Divergence Between the ICJ and the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination regarding Nationality-Based Discrimination

The U.S.’s Recent Enhanced Efforts to Fight Corruption by Protected Individuals

Enforcing Judgments in China: Comparing the Conference Minutes of the Supreme People’s Court with the Hague 2019 Judgments Convention

Human Trafficking and the “Commercial Activity” Exceptions to International Immunities

The Gambia v. Myanmar: An Analysis of the ICJ’s Decision on Jurisdiction under the Genocide Convention

Cassirer v. TBC: Federal Common Law is Not Always a Common Denominator

U.S. Climate Commitments in the Wake of West Virginia v. EPA

Representation of Member States at the United Nations: Recent Challenges

Supreme Court Ended Circuit Splits on Judicial Aid of Overseas Arbitral Proceedings

The ICC and the Russia-Ukraine War

The Nicosia Convention: A Global Treaty to Fight Cultural Property Crimes

Revisiting the History of the Crime of Aggression in Light of Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

Mexico v. Smith & Wesson: Cross-Border Implications

The CRC Decision in Sacchi v. Argentina

The World Court Fixes the Somalia-Kenya Maritime Boundary: Technical Considerations and Legal Consequences

Maritime Safety and Outer Space Dimensions of the European Union’s New Arctic Policy

Is the Pacific Shaping the Future of Maritime Limits and Boundaries?

Hong Kong’s First Conviction for Incitement to Secession: What Role for the ICCPR?

The Belgian Climate Case: A Step Forward in Invoking Human Rights Standards in Climate Litigation?

Decoding the Proposed European Union Artificial Intelligence Act

The Court of Justice of the European Union: The New World Court?

New Developments in State Practice on Immunity of State Officials for International Crimes

The Paris Agreement’s Conciliation Annex: If Not Now, Then When?

The HMS Defender Incident: Innocent Passage versus Belligerent Rights in the Black Sea

The COVID Passport Quandary

Responsible State Behavior in Cyberspace: Two New Reports from Parallel UN Processes