vLex International Law

  • Indonesian Journal of International & Comparative Law

    Issue number #13 (January 2017) of publication Indonesian Journal of International & Comparative Law is now available

    Jan 18, 2017 10:02 PM

  • New case against Russia

    Ukraine institutes proceedings against the Russian Federation and requests the Court to indicate provisional measures Watch News. (ICJ)

    Jan 18, 2017 9:57 AM

  • Costa Rica Vs Nicaragua

    Costa Rica institutes proceedings against Nicaragua with regard to a "dispute concerning the precise definition of the boundary in the area of Los Portillosand the establishment of a new military camp by Nicaragua" on the beach of Isla Portillos. Watch News

    Jan 17, 2017 9:16 PM

  • Secretary General of the OAS participates in anti-corruption days

    The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS) will visit Tegucigalpa on January 17 and 18 to participate in a series of anti-corruption activities. Among them, there is the act of Promulgation of the Law of Control, Transparency and Financing of Political Parties and Campaigns, and the delivery of the list of candidates for anti-corruption judges to the President of the Supreme Court of Justice. See Article.

    Jan 17, 2017 2:11 AM

  • Relevés mensuels des traités et accords internationaux

    Issue number #11-2016 (November 2016) of publication Relevés mensuels des traités et accords internationaux is now available

    Jan 16, 2017 7:32 AM

  • Monthly Statement of Treaties and International Agreements

    Issue number #11-2016 (November 2016) of publication Monthly Statement of Treaties and International Agreements is now available

    Jan 16, 2017 7:32 AM

  • IACHR presents financial projection for 2017 and opens a dialogue to mobilize funds for the defense and protection of human rights in the region.

    In addition to a stable funding model, the IACHR has the historic and legitimate aspiration of having a broader and more adequate budget that would allow it to strengthen its capacity to work and fulfill its integral mandate for the promotion, defense, monitoring and protection of human rights In the hemisphere, focused on the care of the victims. Ver Noticia.

    Jan 13, 2017 1:32 AM

  • Revista Internacional de Derecho Humanos

    Issue number #6 (December 2016) of publication Revista Internacional de Derecho Humanos is now available

    Dec 28, 2016 3:02 PM

  • Ecuador responsible for not guaranteeing impartiality and independence in the police death investigation

    Ecuador is responsible for not guaranteeing impartiality and independence in investigating the death of the Ecuadorian police, which was carried out by a special police jurisdiction, as concluded by the Inter-American Court in its Judgment issued on November 29, 2016 and released on the 21st from December. See Article.

    Dec 23, 2016 12:15 AM

  • New content

    A resource has been added The Lawyer. Revista Centroamericana (from the number 1, September 2015)

    Dec 22, 2016 12:32 PM

  • OAS Solidarity with Venezuelan People

    The General Secretary of the Organization of American States (OAS) expresses its solidarity and unconditional willingness to support the people of Venezuela regarding the recent wave of violence, looting and despair motivated by the monetary measures adopted by the government, which restrict the circulation of cash and as a result prevent the most basic needs. See Article.

    Dec 21, 2016 12:50 AM

  • Brazil responsible for contemporary slavery and trafficking of persons

    The State of Brazil is responsible for the violation of the right not to be subjected to slavery and trafficking of 85 workers rescued from the Brasil Verde Estate, located in the state of Pará, in 2000. See Article.

    Dec 20, 2016 12:34 AM

  • Convention of protection of rights of the elderly enters into force

    Today Costa Rica turned in the documents to the Organization of American States that ratify the Inter-American Convention on the Protection of the Human Rights of Older Persons, which implies the entry into force of the Convention. See Article..

    Dec 15, 2016 12:04 AM

  • Armed Activities on the Territory of the Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo v. Uganda) - Fixing of the time-limit for the filing of the Parties' Counter-Memorials on reparations

    The International Court of Justice (ICJ), the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, has fixed the time-limit for the filing of the Parties’ Counter-Memorials on the question of reparations in the case concerning Armed Activities on the Territory of the Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo v. Uganda). Read News. (ICJ)

    Dec 14, 2016 10:02 PM

  • New content

    A resource has been added Revista Internacional de Derecho Humanos (from the number 1, December 2011)

    Dec 14, 2016 5:32 AM

  • Experts and authorities will debate at the OAS on "International Migration in the Americas"

    In the framework of the commemoration of the International Migrants Day, the Organization of American States (OAS) will organize a debate on the migration situation in The Americas on Tuesday 13 December at 14:30 EDT (18:30 GMT). See Article.

    Dec 12, 2016 9:43 PM

  • Relevés mensuels des traités et accords internationaux

    Issue number #10-2016 (October 2016) of publication Relevés mensuels des traités et accords internationaux is now available

    Dec 12, 2016 7:32 AM

  • Monthly Statement of Treaties and International Agreements

    Issue number #10-2016 (October 2016) of publication Monthly Statement of Treaties and International Agreements is now available

    Dec 12, 2016 7:32 AM

  • Immunities and Criminal Proceedings (Equatorial Guinea v. France) - The Court finds that France must guarantee the protection of the premises presented as housing the diplomatic mission of Equatorial Guinea in France

    The International Court of Justice (ICJ), the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, has today delivered its Order on the request for the indication of provisional measures submitted by Equatorial Guinea in the case concerning Immunities and Criminal Proceedings (Equatorial Guinea v. France) Read News. (ICJ)

    Dec 7, 2016 11:57 PM

  • Former President of the Inter-American Court appointed Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers

    The Inter-American Court of Human Rights congratulates the ex-judge and President of the Inter-American Court on his recent appointment as Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers by the United Nations Permanent Council. See Article.

    Dec 7, 2016 10:42 PM

  • Request for the indication of provisional measures

    On Wednesday 7 December 2016, the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, will deliver its Order on the request for the indication of provisional measures submitted by Equatorial Guinea in the case concerning Immunities and Criminal Proceedings (Equatorial Guinea v. France) Read News. (ICJ)

    Dec 5, 2016 10:01 PM

  • New content

    A source has been added El derecho administrativo global y el arbitraje internacional de inversiones by Jaime Rodríguez-Arana Muñoz and José Ignacio Hernández G. (Editorial Instituto Nacional de Administración Pública (INAP), 2016)

    Nov 29, 2016 6:33 PM

  • UN Chronicle

    Issue number #53-2 (September 2016) of publication UN Chronicle is now available

    Nov 29, 2016 11:32 AM

  • New content

    Nov 24, 2016 12:32 PM

  • OAS affirms: Citizen! You have a right to receive information from your government

    In Chile and citizen can know the salary and benefits of each public servant. In Mexico people can know what the state spent on athletes who represented the country at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro or to publicize the number of accidents on a particular road. In Argentina you can know how much the government invested in official advertising in each media outlet. And in Uruguay it is possible to find out if the schools of the country have qualifications to prevent fires. See Article.

    Nov 23, 2016 10:16 PM

  • vLex International

    Issue number #30 (November 2016) of publication vLex International is now available

    Nov 20, 2016 9:02 PM

  • Permanent Council of the OAS to discuss the Final Agreement for Peace in Colombia

    The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) will hold a session today, Friday, November 18 at 10:30AM EST (15:30GMT) at the Organization’s headquarters in Washington DC, to discuss the final agreement for ending the conflict and the construction of stable and lasting peace in Colombia, as well as the celebration of the Universal Children’s Day. See Article.

    Nov 19, 2016 1:57 AM

  • Presentation of a gift to the International Court of Justice by the Republic of Cyprus

    On 16 November, the Republic of Cyprus presented a gift to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, which has its seat at the Peace Palace in The Hague. The gift, a replica of a limestone head of a statue found at the sanctuary of Aphrodite in the village of Arsos, was officially presented to the ICJ during a visit by Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cyprus, to the Court. News. (ICJ)

    Nov 18, 2016 1:07 PM

  • Relevés mensuels des traités et accords internationaux

    Issue number #9-2016 (September 2016) of publication Relevés mensuels des traités et accords internationaux is now available

    Nov 14, 2016 7:32 AM

  • Monthly Statement of Treaties and International Agreements

    Issue number #9-2016 (September 2016) of publication Monthly Statement of Treaties and International Agreements is now available

    Nov 14, 2016 7:32 AM