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Toward a Human Rights Method for Measuring International Copyright Law’s Compliance with International Human Rights Law

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Journal of International and European Law, Vol 32, Iss 82, Pp 5-26 (2016)

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Abstract: States parties to international copyright instruments are required to give effect to their obligations under international copyright law and fulfil their international human rights obligations with respect to striking a balance between the human rights...

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What Possibilities and Obstacles Does International Law Present for Preserving the Sovereignty of Island States?

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Source(s): Tilburg Law Review, Vol 21, Iss 1, Pp 72-97 (2016)

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Abstract: According to the Montevideo Convention on Rights and Duties of States, among other criteria, a state must possess a defined territory. This paper considers how the scope of international law addresses the issue of threatened sovereignty of island state...

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Law, Expertise and Global Political Economy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Tilburg Law Review; 2018, Vol. 23 Issue 1/2, p109-120, 12p

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Abstract: Copyright of Tilburg Law Review is the property of Ubiquity Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or e...

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Climate Change Liability After All: A Dutch Landmark Case

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Source(s): Tilburg Law Review, Vol 21, Iss 1, Pp 5-30 (2016)

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Abstract: In spring of 2015, the District Court of The Hague issued an injunction in a class-action suit against the Dutch State to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases (GHG) before 2020 by 25 percent compared to 1990. The case was initiated by the foundation...

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Lacking Rights and Justice in a Burning World: The Case for Granting Standing to Future Generations in Climate Change Litigation

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Tilburg Law Review, Vol 21, Iss 1, Pp 31-51 (2016)

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Abstract: The exacerbation of climate change effects has rendered the legal adaptation of granting future generations standing in climate change litigation, necessary to achieve intergenerational justice and to protect their human rights. International law and n...

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General Issues in International and European Law

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Journal of International and European Law, Vol 31, Iss 81, Pp 1-4 (2015)

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Abstract: As a former editor of the predecessor to this journal, namely Merkourios, it gives me great pleasure to write the editorial for the 81st issue of the Utrecht Journal of International and European Law (“UJIEL”) on ‘General Issues in International and...

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Public Responsibilities for Electoral Fraud Beyond Correlative Rights and Duties

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Journal of International and European Law, Vol 31, Iss 81, Pp 17-32 (2015)

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Abstract: This article develops the notion that a government has a public responsibility to prevent electoral fraud in a way that extends beyond the protections conferred by an electorate’s directly correlative right to voting freedom. Focusing on electoral free...

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Development of Regional Legal Frameworks for Intelligence and Information Sharing in the eu and ASEAN

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Tilburg Law Review, Vol 20, Iss 1, Pp 58-77 (2015)

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Abstract: This paper studies the development of the institutional frameworks for cooperation in the fight against terrorism in two regional organisations: the European Union and the Association of South East Asian Nations. In particular, it will analyse the mech...

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Climate Change, Human Rights, and Social Justice

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Annals of Global Health, Vol 81, Iss 3, Pp 310-322 (2015)

Abstract: The environmental and health consequences of climate change, which disproportionately affect low-income countries and poor people in high-income countries, profoundly affect human rights and social justice. Environmental consequences include increased ...

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