Wednesday, January 28, 2015

New Issue: Leiden Journal of International Law

The latest issue of the Leiden Journal of International Law (Vol. 28, no. 1, March 2015) is out. Contents include:
  • Editorial
    • Dov Jacobs, Sitting on the Wall, Looking in: Some Reflections on the Critique of International Criminal Law
  • International Law and Practice
    • Patrick Dumberry, State Succession to Bilateral Treaties: A Few Observations on the Incoherent and Unjustifiable Solution Adopted for Secession and Dissolution of States under the 1978 Vienna Convention
    • Guy Harpaz, When Does a Court Systematically Deviate from its Own Principles? The Adjudication by the Israel Supreme Court of House Demolitions in the Occupied Palestinian Territories
    • Stephan Hollenberg, The Security Council's 1267/1989 Targeted Sanctions Regime and the Use of Confidential Information: A Proposal for Decentralization of Review
  • Hague International Tribunals: International Court of Justice
    • Andreas Kulick, Article 60 ICJ Statute, Interpretation Proceedings, and the Competing Concepts of Res Judicata
  • Hague International Tribunals: International Criminal Courts and Tribunals
    • Jessica Almovist, A Human Rights Appraisal of the Limits to Judicial Independence for International Criminal Justice
    • Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen, What Defines an International Criminal Court?: A Critical Assessment of ‘the Involvement of the International Community’ as a Deciding Factor
    • Michail Vagias & Janos Ferencz, Burden and Standard of Proof in Defence Challenges to the Jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court