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Article 7 1 All nationals Austrian citizens are equal before the law. Privileges based upon birth, sex, estate, class or religion are excluded. Die Bedeutung Der Europaischen Menschenrechtskonvention Und Der Gemeinsamen Verfassungsa 1 4 Berlief No one shall be discriminated against because of his disability. The Republic Federation, Laender and municipalities commits itself to ensuring the equal treatment of disabled and non-disabled persons in all spheres of every-day life. Vorrechte der Geburt, des Geschlechtes, des Standes, der Klasse und des Bekenntnisses sind ausgeschlossen. Niemand darf wegen seiner Behinderung benachteiligt werden. Legislation and execution shall refrain from any discrimination for the sole reason of race, colour of skin, descent or national or ethnic origin.
International law is supposed to establish peace and prevent inter-state conflicts. At the same time, it is the central means for states to legitimize and communicate their claims in respect of the international community.
Today, …. Implicit in this narrative, however, lies the idea that transnational judicial activism has inherent progressive outcomes: the rule of law, human rights, or liberalism tout court are the necessary products of these new forms of judicial ….
Cynics do not have to look far: critical international law has uncovered the ways in which the forces of colonialism and imperialism have been present in the international legal system from its foundation to the present.
According to David Kennedy, it is not only cynical use of law by despots but experts, including legal scholars, that —subtly but surely — enable, reproduce, legalize and legitimize this international legal system. With …. Cynicism and its relation to international law is a question that has so far not comprehensively been studied. Cynicism has been used in a cursory fashion by international lawyers, e.
Others have applied the concept to international lawyers and their attitude towards their own profession. But the concept of cynicism might also be applied to international law itself: ….
The Strait of Hormuz is one of the most important waterways worldwide. Nearly one fifth of the global transport of oil and about one quarter of the production of liquefied natural gas are shipped through the Strait that is only a few kilometers wide. Iran argued that, among other things, the ship had collided with a …. Am Im Falle des Sudan …. Since Mr. Im Rahmen des einstweiligen Rechtsschutzes geht nun das Verwaltungsgericht ….
UN special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, Phillip Alston, recently released a report assessing the impact of climate change on human rights, especially the rights of people livingin poverty, who are also the most vulnerable to climatic catastrophes. Poor people are most exposed to climate vulnerability because of where they live, their livelihood activities or lack of resources to cope with climatic shocks.
It leaves people in destruction, …. Juxtaposing the interplay of land and minority identity in Kashmir with the current ascendancy of land rights in international law, we see that …. Since the violent events of Augustwhich triggered one of the most recent mass exoduses of Rohingyas from Rakhine state in Myanmar, the Rohingya diaspora continues to rise. Many are still stranded in Bangladesh, some have managed to risk their lives on boats and journeyed across the seas to reach Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand, while others have attempted to flee Die Bedeutung Der Europaischen Menschenrechtskonvention Und Der Gemeinsamen Verfassungsa 1 4 Berlief Australia, only to be trapped on Manus Island.
Yanukovych is best known for fleeing Ukraine for Russia amidst mass protests in earlyleaving behind a private zoo and a mansion with gilded bathrooms. The interplay of international court decisions and their domestic implications is currently challenged in the Kulbhushan Jadhav Case India v.
It concerns a year-old former Indian Naval Officer, who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani Military Court on 11 Aprilon charges of espionage and terrorism. The ICJ ruled against the ….
The World Bank WBa financial institution born in the Bretton Woods Hotel at the end of the Second World War which enjoys far-reaching immunity due to its status as international organisation, must respond to the US justice system. The discussion about the right of self-defence of states against non-state actors is in flux. Among the reasons for that could be new types of terrorism and conflicts which have emerged since the entry into force of the UN Charter.
Cross-border impacts and the number of actors involved have increased significantly.
This first impression is underpinned by the use of hegemonically loaded terminology, structure, and choice of entries and sources.
Despite the many nuances academics employ to draw a …. The authors illustrate, using the format of a legal lexicon dedicated to specific legal terms and rhetorical devices or newspeak…. Shaped as a lexicon, it includes entries that offer both a thematic and a chronological history ….Log In Sign Up. Is there Room for Democratic Reform in Europe? Gartner; Seite M. Skip to main content. Rolf Buchi. You're using an out-of-date version of Internet Explorer. To browse Academia.
For the international lawyer, it is also a legal laboratory of global relevance. Has the UK abandoned the international rule Die Bedeutung Der Europaischen Menschenrechtskonvention Und Der Gemeinsamen Verfassungsa 1 4 Berlief law? The Opinion stated clearly that the excision of Chagos ….
I am very grateful to Rostam Neuwirth, Surabhi Ranganathan, Wolfgang Thierse and Lea Wisken for taking the time to engage with my book in such a thoughtful and constructive manner.
The four contributions raise many more points and questions than I have space …. Norm conflicts in international law have received surprisingly little attention, given their fundamental relevance for law in general and the present international legal order in particular. Hosting the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan has been at the center of international attention lately.
Less prominent than the G20 summit, but not less noteworthy is the reintroduction of commercial whaling in Japan. While …. An objective which is in a nutshell captured by the first sentence of the preamble of the …. The Trump-Administration is increasingly concerned about the security situation within Mexico.
It views it as a threat to national security in light of its cross-boundary implications, such as the flow of irregular migrants and drugs into the US for further details see Cooper. Imagine that you are the captain of a ship located halfway between several people drowning. You have a duty towards each of them but are unable to save everyone. In such a situation, Valentin Jeutner argues, you are confronted with not only a moral but possibly also a legal dilemma.
The notion of a legal dilemma challenges the assumption that international law is a coherent system providing a binary classification …. Erster Haftbefehl gegen einen ranghohen …. Perhaps the first and very pleasant thought that will strike readers of Irresolvable Norm Conflicts in International Law is that the medium is not the message.
The book is about the impossibility of reconciling norms that pull in different directions. The writing, however, achieves the feat — not impossible, but very difficult — of balancing erudition with intuition, and complexity with concision. Over the slender course of elegantly drafted …. Mai in Berlin. In dem …. This English translation of the authoritative German version was prepared by Valentina Kleinsasser.
Valentin Jeutner: Mr Thierse, today I would …. Climate Change is an all-engulfing global challenge, triggering its share of fear, skepticism and most recently outright denial.
This reality is alarming. An IPCC special report warns of global temperatures rising 1. Bythe Arctic Summer Sea Ice is expected to disappear completely. Unfortunately, States continue to ignore the horrifying prospect of a vanishing arctic, and its impact on the lives of the Arctic …. Ever wanted to give us some feedback?
This is your chance! Anthea Roberts prominently made the case that this is not necessarily true. Surprisingly, I discovered that some of it differs even between Austria and Germany.
Teaching international law courses at a German University, I expected to simply draw from my previous years …. Im Februar drohte U. Sollte Die Bedeutung Der Europaischen Menschenrechtskonvention Und Der Gemeinsamen Verfassungsa 1 4 Berlief ein gesondertes Tribunal eingerichtet werden? One of the most disruptive new realities transforming the contemporary world of work is that of climate change. As a further matter, the social and economic burdens of climate change will most severely impact individuals and communities living and working in situations of informality, broadly meaning, in the absence of rights and social protection.
The …. From a perspective of international law, the General Data Protection Regulation GDPR pioneers particularly in terms of its extraterritorial application. In algorithmic decision-making systems ADM systems machines evaluate and assess human beings and, on this basis, make a decision or provide a forecast or a recommendation for action.
Thus, it is not only the data processing as such, but above all the automated decision resulting from the data processing that contains risks for the user. The current international legal framework encompasses such risks by guaranteeing privacy, data protection, personality rights …. Probably, it will be remembered as the biggest achievement of the outgoing Juncker Commission. Despite the fact that Europe plays a second-tier role when it comes to the development and production of data-driven technology and services, research shows that of countries which have ….
Mai in einem Verfahren zum einstweiligen Rechtsschutz im Case concerning the detention of three Ukrainian naval vessels Ukraine v. Russian Federation entschieden. The collection and processing of our personal data is changing sense-making of the world and ourselves, as are projects of governance surrounding it. Yet, the idea that the GDPR represents a global standard assumes a uniform cultural and political context globally and overlooks broader questions ….
On 21 Maythe Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe published a report following her visit to Hungary from 4 to 8 February The report inter alia deals with the human rights situation of migrants and refugees in Hungary and discusses five points in this regard: inaccessibility of protection, violence and ill-treatment in connection with removals from the territory, detentions, treatment of unaccompanied minors under ….
In the course of a severe exchange of violence between the two conflict parties, the Israel Defense Forces IDF conducted a physical attack countering an offensive cyber operation by Hamas. This may be the legal climax of the frustrating Al-Bashir saga, the saga of the wanderlust of an allegedly criminal president of a …. After the failure of the uprising of the Venezuelan opposition, prosecuted politicians and military members are seeking refuge in the diplomatic representations of Brazil, Spain, Argentina and Italy.
One might wonder if these incidents give reason to reconsider the existence of a regional customary rule on diplomatic asylum in Latin America. Diplomatic circumstances — controversial interests Diplomatic asylum is not codified, as it was left aside when the International Law ….
This was different on my last trip to Frankfurt — when spotting Ramstein triggered my …. I recently visited a rather dubious location in Santiago de Chile. There is nothing dubious to this as such of course. But when I entered the place, saw the fence surrounding it and the Prussian flag in its logo, I could not help the feeling that ….
The request was granted. Later, in February, Judge Ozaki informed the Court that ….