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Protection of the EU Charter for Private Legal Entities and Public Authorities? The Personal Scope of Fundamental Rights within Europe Compared

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 15, Iss 1, Pp 1-25 (2019)

Abstract: The personal scope of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (the Charter) is an area that still needs to be defined by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU). The issue surrounding the personal scope entails the question of...

Exploring the Road to Justiciability of the Human Right to Water in Suriname

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 16, Iss 2 (2020)

Abstract: In Suriname, the national percentage of population with access to safe drinking water is 72.6 percent and shows that even though Suriname has great wealth in water resources, not everyone is benefiting from it. From a human rights perspective, states c...

The Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights to Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation: An Assessment of Its First Dozen Years

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 16, Iss 2 (2020)

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Abstract: The Special Rapporteur for Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation is a norm entrepreneur, both as a norm monitor and clarifier, as well as an advocate for reparative action for victims. Two incumbents have identified fundamental principles of these two hum...

Imprisonment for Life at the International Criminal Court.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2018, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p97-115. 19p.

The Accountability and Corporate Social Responsibility of Multinational Corporations for Transgressions in Host States through International Investment Law

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 14, Iss 2, Pp 40-55 (2018)

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Abstract: Traditionally, International Investment Agreements (IIAs) do not include obligations for investors concerning human rights, international labour standards and environmental protection standards owed to a host state. IIAs were designed to protect and pr...

The Added Value of Tender-Based Public Procurement as an Instrument to Promote Human Rights Compliance: What Impact May Be Expected from the Instrument?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 14, Iss 2, Pp 56-69 (2018)

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Abstract: Tender-based public procurement could be a useful tool to promote compliance with human rights and labour law obligations in the execution of public contracts. However, at the same time, the instrument itself is likely to negatively affect contracting ...

An Evaluation of Two Key Extraterritorial Techniques to Bring Human Rights Standards to Bear on Corporate MisconductJurisdictional dilemma raised/created by the use of the extraterritorial techniques

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 14, Iss 2, Pp 22-39 (2018)

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Abstract: This article evaluates two key extraterritorial techniques to bring human rights standards to bear on corporate misconduct, and does so through an analysis of the jurisdictional dilemma they raise. The background to the article is the difficulty of imp...

Nudging Domestic Judicial Reforms from Strasbourg: How the European Court of Human Rights shapes domestic judicial design

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 13, Iss 1, Pp 112-123 (2017)

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Abstract: This article discusses to what extent and how the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has initiated and engaged in domestic judicial reforms. It shows that the judgments of the Strasbourg Court, rather than having effects only with respect to the in...

The Dutch Confession: Compliance, Leadership and National Identity in the Human Rights Order.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2014, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p96-112. 17p.

Abstract: The article focuses on the concept of compliance, leadership and national identity related to human rights in Denmark. It offers information on the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) focused on international human rights confession. It presents inf...

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