Search for dissertations about: "Domestic courts"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words Domestic courts.

  1. 1. Citing Matters : An Analysis of the Use of Judicial Decisions in International Criminal Law Adjudication through the Lens of Law-Making

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Letizia Lo Giacco; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019-03-18]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Judicial decisions; International law-making; Citation; International criminal law; International courts; Domestic courts; Discretion; Authority; Legal realism; Empirical; Practices; Reiteration; Dynamic process; International law; Internationell rätt; Internationell straffrätt; Hänvisning;

    Abstract : The present research investigates the formative processes of international criminal law through the iterative citation of judicial decisions in adjudicatory practices. Given the centrality of the judge in the adjudication of international criminal law, this study is underpinned by a legal realist approach to international law informed by the work of Alf Ross (Scandinavian Legal Realism) and Gregory Shaffer (New Legal Realism), according to which the meaning of legal rules and principles is not autonomous from how they are empirically practiced and interpreted by courts. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Use of “non-ICSID” Arbitration Rules in Investment Treaty Disputes : Domestic Courts, Commercial Arbitration Institutions and Arbitral Tribunal Jurisdiction

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Law, Uppsala University

    Author : Joel Dahlquist Cullborg; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International investment law; international arbitration; investment treaties; BIT; ICSID; UNCITRAL; jurisdiction; treaty interpretation; emergency arbitration; Iran-United States Claims Tribunal; Public International Law; Folkrätt;

    Abstract : This book studies how domestic courts and commercial arbitration institutions impact the scope of arbitral tribunal jurisdiction in investment treaty disputes. Arbitration clauses in investment treaties often provide investors with a choice between ICSID arbitration and rules originally drafted for commercial arbitration. READ MORE

  3. 3. European Convention on Human Rights in Latvia: Impact on legal doctrine and application of legal norms

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Martins Mits; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; European Convention on Human Rights; Latvia; domestic; application proportionality principle; protocol 14; folkrätt; public international law;

    Abstract : Latvia offers an excellent point of departure for evaluating the influence of international human rights law through the European Convention on Human Rights on a sovereign state that has established itself as a democratic political system in the decline of the 20th century. This book explores the impact of the Convention on the domestic implementation of human rights provisions by studying the case law of the Constitutional Court and the Supreme Court, including the doctrinal concepts applied by these courts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Methods for Elimination of Double Taxation under Double Tax Treaties – with Particular Reference to the Application of Double Tax Treaties in Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Iustus Förlag AB

    Author : David Kleist; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; double taxation; double tax treaty; capital export neutrality; CEN; CIN; capital import neutrality; exemption; exemption with progression; modified exemption; limitation of the tax rate; credit; full credit; ordinary credit; tax sparing credit; foreign tax credit limitation; maximum deduction; interpretation of double tax treaties; model tax convention on income and on capital; the OECD Model; the Commentaries of the OECD Model; subject identity; timing mismatch; attribution of income; allocation of expense; RÅ 1996 ref. 84; RÅ 2008 ref. 24; RÅ 2010 ref. 112; dubbelbeskattning; dubbelbeskattningsavtal; skatteavtal; kapitalexportneutralitet; kapitalimportneutralitet; alternativ exempt; OECD:s modellavtal;

    Abstract : Kleist, D. 2012. Methods for Elimination of Double Taxation under Double Tax Treaties – with Particular Reference to the Application of Double Tax Treaties in Sweden. Iustus Förlag AB. READ MORE

  5. 5. Journalism Worthy of the Name: A Human Rights Perspective on Freedom within the Press

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Herdis Thorgeirsdottir; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; positive requirements; dignity; democracy; Public Watchdog; European Convention on Human Rights; Article 10; journalism; freedom within the press;

    Abstract : There is much tension between the conception of the press as a private enterprise subject to the logic of the market and the press as an instrument of democracy. One of the broken promises of democracy is the failure of the market in guaranteeing a vigorous political debate. READ MORE