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Complementing the Surveillance Law Principles of the ECtHR with its Environmental Law Principles: An Integrated Technology Approach to a Human Rights Framework for Surveillance.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2014, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p55-75. 21p.

Abstract: The article offers information on the surveillance law principles related to the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) in the Environmental Law. It offers information on the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) focused on protecting homes, commu...

Whom is sustainable development for? Deliberative democracy and the role of unions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sustainable Development. Dec2005, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p271-281. 11p.

Abstract: Agenda 21 (UNCED, 1992) highlighted the role unions and workers might play in fostering the principles of sustainable development. It targeted the movement's traditional focus on human rights, equity, democracy and fair, decent and sustainable employme...

Revisiting Planned Relocation as a Climate Change Adaptation Strategy: The Added Value of a Human Rights-Based Approach.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2014, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p76-95. 20p.

Abstract: The article offers information on the human rights-based approach focused on the climate change adaptation strategy Papua New Guinea. It focuses on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report depicting the negative impacts associated wi...

The Future of Foreign Direct Liability? Exploring the International Relevance of the Dutch Shell Nigeria Case.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. Jan2014, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p44-54. 11p.

Abstract: The article offers information related to the growing trends of foreign direct liabilities. Topics discussed include the transnational civil liability claims filed against multinational corporations, the Alien Tort Statute (ATS) in the U.S., and issues...

Same-Sex Marriages (or Civil Unions/Registered Partnerships) in Slovak Constitutional Law: Challenges and possibilities

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 13, Iss 1, Pp 34-59 (2017)

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Abstract: In February 2015, Slovakia held a referendum ʻfor the protection of the traditional family.ʼ It was indirectly aimed against the potential legalization of same-sex marriages or civil unions. Owing to the initiative of the Slovak President, the Constitu...

The Right to a Fair Trial and International Cooperation in Criminal Matters: Article 6 ECHR and the Recovery of Assets in Grand Corruption Cases.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. Sep2013, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p147-164. 18p.

Abstract: The article discusses the asset recovery measures in corruption cases as supportive of human rights. It examines European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) jurisprudence on foreign confiscation orders' enforcement in matters of money laundering when consid...

Damages in Wrongful Death Cases in the Light of European Human Rights Law: Towards a Rights-Based Approach to the Law of Damages.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. Jun2014, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p91-106. 16p.

Abstract: The article focuses on the human rights law in Europe. Topics discussed include the connection between the national law of damages and European human rights law, the role of lawmakers in preventing regulatory inconsistencies and unjustifiable differenc...

Human Dignity and the Rule of Law

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review, Vol 11, Iss 2, Pp 91-105 (2015)

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Abstract: The rule of law denotes an expectation of non-arbitrary governance. It also invokes law’s distinctive characteristics: formality, institutional independence, and authority. Taken together with a basic conception of the person, the rule of law can be tr...

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