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The relocation of the US embassy to Jerusalem and the obligation of non-recognition in international law

by Maurizio Arcari

1. Introduction 

On 14 May 2018, on the day the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the State of Israel was celebrated, the new United States (US) embassy to Israel in Jerusalem was solemnly inaugurated.[1] This event followed the Proclamation issued on 6 December 2017 by the US President Donald...
  David Hughes on Jul 21, 2018

The US embassy in Jerusalem: Does location matter?

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  Anne Lagerwall on Jul 21, 2018

Non recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital: A condition for international law to remain a relevant framework?

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  Emanuel Castellarin on May 31, 2018

Forthcoming

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Dignity and end-of-life issues. Some open questions in light of the European Court of Human Rights’ recent case-law

Introduced by Flavia Zorzi Giustiniani

  As a consequence of the unrelenting advances in medical sciences, end-of-life situations are raising, more and more frequently, sensitive moral and ethical issues to which existing legal frameworks are often unable to offer clear-cut solutions. Limiting the scope of analysis to the European continent, there is still nowadays no common consensus...
  Jean Morange on Jun 30, 2018

Les dangers d’un droit à l’euthanasie

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  Daria Sartori on Jun 30, 2018

End-of-life issues and the European Court of Human Rights. The value of personal autonomy within a ‘proceduralized’ review

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The tangled links between national and international data protection regimes, standardization and international trade law

Introduced by Giovanna Adinolfi

Digital issues have been included in States’ trade agenda since the establishment of the World Trade Organization. In the very first years, e-commerce has drawn most States’ attention. The term is usually understood to cover the production, distribution, marketing, sale or delivery of goods and services by electronic means. Since 1998 WTO...
  Gianpaolo M. Ruotolo on May 31, 2018

The EU data protection regime and the multilateral trading system: Where dream and day unite

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  Alberto Oddenino on May 31, 2018

Digital standardization, cybersecurity issues and international trade law

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