Kansainväliset suhteet ja maahanmuutto
The use of third-party countermeasures is an increasingly common phenomenon in international relations, yet their legal position remains uncertain.
Cross-border trade in electricity is rapidly expanding as a result of technical innovations, economic and geopolitical developments, and the ongoing decarbonisation of the electricity sector in response to climate change.
Constitutional Change through Euro-Crisis Law contains a comparative constitutional analysis of the impact of a very broad range of euro-crisis law instruments on the EU and national constitutions.
Providing a panoramic and interdisciplinary perspective, this book explores the interrelations between globalization, borders, families and the law.
The defences available to an agent accused of wrongdoing can be considered as justifications (which render acts lawful) or excuses (which shield the agent from the legal consequences of the wrongful act).
Joseph Weiler's The Transformation of Europe is one of the most influential works in the history of European studies.
When is a norm peremptory? This is a question that has troubled legal scholars throughout the development of modern international law.
Kirja on ulkomaalaisoikeutta kattavasti käsittelevä suomenkielinen teos. Kirjassa esitellään ulkomaalaislain mukaiset maahantulon eri muodot (työperäinen maahanmuutto, kansainvälinen suojelu, jne.), oleskelulupajärjestelmä ja maasta poistaminen.
This accessible collection of important international human rights documents is an essential resource for students and researchers of international human rights law.
Renowned worldwide as the foremost authority on private international law, Dicey, Morris & Collins on the Conflict of Laws: Explains the rules, principles and practice that determine how the law of England and Wales relates to other legal systems, dealing (in volume 1) with general principles
Exclusion Clauses and Unfair Contract Terms examines, in a straightforward and practical manner, this integral area of contract law and provides guidance to the practitioner on drafting and using exclusion clauses effectively within the formative phase of a contract.
In the increasingly international world of family law, this book addresses what happens when multiple jurisdictions come into play in a case, and how that conflict is resolved.
Europakonventionen om skydd för de mänskliga rättigheterna och de grundläggande friheterna utgör idag det grundläggande instrumentet för fri- och rättighetsskyddet i Europa. Skyddet omfattar idag medborgarna i 47 europeiska stater inklusive de 28 medlemsstaterna i EU.
overty, inequality, and dispossession accompany with economic globalization.
Italian Constitutional Justice in Global Context is the first book ever published in English to provide an international examination of the Italian Constitutional Court (ItCC), offering a comprehensive analysis of its principal lines of jurisprudence, historical origins, organization, procedures,
This third edition of the Principles of Banking Law provides a unique and authoritative treatment of both domestic and international banking law.
Written by leading experts in the field, this compelling textbook explores the essentials of international human rights law, from foundational issues to substantive rights and systems of protection.
Illustrating the scope of this fascinating and wide-reaching subject to the student, this clear and concise text gives a broad introduction to international human rights law. Coverage includes regional systems of protection, the role of the UN, and a variety of substantive rights.
The Yearbook on International Investment Law & Policy is an annual publication which provides a comprehensive overview of current developments in the international investment law and policy field, focusing on recent trends and issues in foreign direct investment (FDI), investment treaty pract
Habeas Corpus in Wartime unearths and presents a comprehensive account of the legal and political history of habeas corpus in wartime in the Anglo-American legal tradition.
This book explores the large and controversial subject of the use of force in international law.
In the referendum of 23 June 2016, the UK voted to leave the European Union. However, in constitutional terms, nothing has changed. The Leave side won but Brexit has not been triggered. The UK remains a member of the EU. No formal negotiations have been held; no exit terms have been decided.
The WTO's Trade Policy Review Mechanism, which reviews the trade policies and practices of each WTO member at regular intervals, is generally considered to function well. In this day and age, complacency is unwise.
Religions are a problem for human rights, and human rights are a problem for religions. And both are problems for courts.
While treaties can be notoriously difficult to amend by formal means, they must nevertheless be adapted over time in order to remain useful. Herein lies the role of subsequent practice as a key tool for treaty change.
The European Court of Justice is one of the most important actors in the process of European integration. Political science still struggles to understand its significance, with recent scholarship emphasizing how closely rulings reflect member states' preferences.
By definition, international law, once agreed upon and consented to, applies to all parties equally. It is perhaps the one area of law where cross-country comparison seems inappropriate, because all parties are governed by the same rules.
War remains a grim fixture of the human landscape, and because of its tremendous and ongoing impact on the lives of millions of people, has always attracted the attention of careful, rigorous, and empathetic moral philosophers.
Corruption undermines nearly all key legal and developmental priorities today, including the effective functioning of democratic institutions and honest elections; environmental protection; human rights and human security; international development programs; and fair competition for global trade
In 1976, the US Supreme Court ruled in Gregg v.
Ten years ago, in the wake of massive crimes in central Africa and the Balkans, the first permanent international criminal court was established in The Hague despite resistance from some of the world's most powerful states.
Human rights organizations have grown exponentially across the globe, particularly in the global South, and the term human rights is now common parlance among politicians and civil society activists.
What is it that political prisoners do? What part does the imprisoned activist play in the conflict between regimes and their opponents around the world? Why, in short, are there political prisoners?
This is the first text to provide a comprehensive rule-by-rule commentary of the inception, interpretation, and application of the SIAC Rules, written by practitioners with extensive experience in South East Asia arbitrations and with the benefit of insights from the SIAC Secretariat.
Blackstone's International Criminal Practice is the definitive guide to the practice of the international criminal courts, tribunals and relevant domestic practice.
Introduced in 2008, the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities has existed for nearly a decade. Examining how different countries apply the Convention, this comprehensive study delineates the differences between thirteen jurisdictions.
In this collection of essays, originally presented at the Academy of European Law in Florence, the changing landscape of the EU's legal acts is explored.
The rights of indigenous peoples under international law have seen significant change in recent years, as various international bodies have attempted to address the question of how best to protect and enforce their rights.
How have generations of Americans debated and shaped the constitutional meanings of liberty, equality, justice, and "We, the people"? What roles have engaged citizens and social movements played in effecting transformative constitutional change?
The tenth edition of the Immigration Law Handbook continues to bring together all the key materials relevant to Immigration and Asylum Law in one, essential reference tool for those practicing in the field.
Underground warfare was a tactic of yesteryear, but has now re-emerged as more complex and more dangerous than ever before.
The European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR), Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA) and the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union have had a significant impact on UK employment law, but the ultimate contours of this are still developing and emerging, particularly post-BREXIT.
The effectiveness of a state's claim to territory has long been one of international law's central concerns when determining territorial entitlement.
A fresh and insightful guide to post-financial crisis cross-border insolvency, this book interrogates the current regime and sets out a pattern to improve its future.
The fight against impunity has become a growing concern of the international community.
International law's rich existence in the world can be illuminated by its objects. International law is often developed, conveyed, and authorized through its objects and/or their representation.
The legal position of visiting forces transcends domestic and international law and is of growing importance in our increasingly globalized and insecure world.
he Right to a Fair Trial in International Law brings together the diverse sources of international law that define the right to a fair trial in the context of criminal (as opposed to civil, administrative or other) proceedings.
The law relating to fitness to plead is an increasingly important area of the criminal law.
The law of state responsibility is one of the cornerstones of the modern international legal system, regulating when a state can be held accountable for breaching its obligations under international law, and the consequences of such a breach.
Statelessness and International Refugee Law examines the extent to which the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees protectsde jure stateless persons.
A study of rule of law is not only a study of a country's legal and political system, but also that of its society as a whole. Despite being used in the political and legal discourse regularly, there has been no effort to identify the meaning and contours of rule of law.
This Handbook provides in one volume an authoritative and independent treatment of the UN's seventy-year history, written by an international cast of more than 50 distinguished scholars, analysts, and practitioners.
The general principles of EU law remain one of the most complex areas of EU law.
Millions of people are today forced to flee their homes as a result of conflict, systematic discrimination, or other forms of persecution.
The China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) is the largest permanent arbitration centre in the world, with a fast-growing case load and rising international profile.
International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration is a hands-on guide providing a critical evaluation of the advantages and disadvantages at every step in the arbitral process including practical facts, figures, pragmatic suggestions and warnings.
It is an unquestioned assumption of trade mark law that trade marks are territorial. But is territoriality relevant in a global marketplace? If trade marks are not dependent upon territoriality what are the alternative models for their protection?
This fully updated second edition of Human Rights in Times of Terror and Conflict is a guide to international human rights law as it applies to situations of armed conflict, to counter-terrorism measures and to any other situation of actual or potential violence requiring security measures.
This English translation makes available to anglophone readers a modern classic of German tort theory.
International Migration Law provides a detailed and comprehensive overview of the international legal framework applicable to the movement of persons.The role of international law in this field is complex, and often ambiguous: there is no single source for the international law governing migratio
Though the U.S. Constitution was ratified in 1788, its impact on our lives is as recent as today's news. Claims and counterclaims about the constitutionality of governmental actions are a habit of American politics.
This book explores how Hobbes's political philosophy has occupied a pertinent place in different contexts, and how his interpreters see their own images reflected in him, or how they define themselves in contrast to him.
Procedural issues are an area of increasing complexity and concern in modern investment arbitration, and one in which very little guidance currently exists.
Although Roe v. Wade identified abortion as a constitutional right over 40 years ago, it bears stigma-a proverbial scarlet A-in the United States. Millions participate in or benefit from it abortion, but few want to reveal that they have done so.
This book offers a major new theory of global governance, explaining both its rise and what many see as its current crisis.
From home mortgages to i-phones, basic elements of our daily lives depend on international economic markets. The astonishing complexity of these exchanges may seem ungoverned. Yet the global economy remains deeply bound by rules.
The U.S. government's power to categorize individuals as terrorist suspects and therefore ineligible for certain long-standing constitutional protections has expanded exponentially since 9/11, all the while remaining resistant to oversight.
The culture of protecting fundamental rights and human rights is based on the emergence of constitutional instruments and international instruments for the protection of those rights, such as the European Convention on Human Rights.
For decades the Canadian seal hunt has been subject to severe international criticism. Particularly the hunt's animal welfare aspects and its low economic yield are perceived to undermine its legitimacy.
Finnish International Taxation is a basic work on the Finnish international tax law covering all the important questions relating to the income and wealth taxation of cross-border situations.