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Appellate Court Rules Alien Tort Statute Provides Federal Jurisdiction over Claims Arising from Injuries Inflicted Abroad (July 07, 2014) by Luis Acosta

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit has ruled that under the Alien Tort ...

Topic: International affairs; Jurisdiction
Jurisdiction: United States

Resolution Declares Crimea Referendum Invalid (April 02, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On March 27, 2014, the United Nations General Assembly approved a resolution declaring invalid the March ...

Topic: International affairs; International organizations; Sovereignty
Jurisdiction: United Nations

Rights Groups Decry New Amnesty Law (February 14, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On February 4, 2014, the legislature of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) approved a ...

Topic: International affairs; Peace; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the

Defense Cooperation Agreement Signed (January 29, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On January 23, 2014, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia signed their first agreement on cooperation in defense ...

Topic: International affairs; Terrorism; Treaties and International Agreements/Terrorism; Treaties and International Agreements/Weapons
Jurisdiction: Indonesia; Saudi Arabia

Arrest of Diplomat Affecting Bilateral Ties (December 19, 2013) by Shameema Rahman

On December 17, 2013, it was reported that the Indian government had lodged a formal complaint ...

Topic: International affairs; Officials and employees
Jurisdiction: India; United States

Military Cooperation Treaty Ratified (October 30, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On October 1, 2013, members of the lower house of the Tajik legislature ratified a treaty ...

Topic: Armed forces and national security; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Russian Federation; Tajikistan

Trade Agreement (October 22, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On October 18, 2013, after lengthy negotiations between the European Union Commissioner on Trade, Karel De ...

Topic: International affairs; Foreign trade and international finance
Jurisdiction: Canada; European Union

Agreement on Tax Dispute (October 17, 2013) by Edith Palmer

Switzerland and the United States signed an Executive Agreement on August 29, 2013, that was designed ...

Topic: International affairs; Taxation
Jurisdiction: Switzerland; United States

Agreements Reached at Bi-National Commission Meeting (September 27, 2013) by Gustavo Guerra

The Mexico-Guatemala Bi-National Commission met in late August 2013 in Mexico City to ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: Guatemala; Mexico

Cross-Border Prisoner Transfer Law Adopted (September 27, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On July 23, 2013, a new cross border Transfer of Sentenced Persons Act, in 25 articles, ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Taiwan

Domestic Workers Convention (September 09, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On September 5, 2013, the Domestic Workers Convention came into effect. It extends basic labor rights ...

Topic: International affairs; Labor
Jurisdiction: International Labour Organization

Bakassi Peninsula Transition Completed (August 23, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On August 15, 2013, the United Nations Security Council issued a statement welcoming the peaceful end ...

Topic: Boundaries; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Cameroon; Nigeria

Maritime Labour Convention in Force (August 21, 2013) by Constance Johnson

The Maritime Labour Convention of 2006 came into force on August 20, 2013, having been ratified ...

Topic: International affairs; Labor
Jurisdiction: International Labour Organization

Free Trade Agreement Signed (July 18, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On July 10, 2013, the Republic of China (on Taiwan, ROC) and New Zealand concluded the ...

Topic: International affairs; Foreign trade and international finance
Jurisdiction: New Zealand; Taiwan

Indonesia Urged to Ratify Smog Treaty (July 08, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On June 30, 2013, the other members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) urged ...

Topic: Environmental protection; Workers safety and health; International affairs
Jurisdiction: ASEAN; Indonesia

Western Hemisphere Countries Sign Conventions Against Discrimination (July 08, 2013) by Gustavo Guerra

On June 6, 2013, the Organization of American States (OAS) announced that Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, ...

Topic: Discrimination; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Organization of American States

Decision to Suspend EU Accession Process (June 28, 2013) by Constance Johnson

According to Iceland's Foreign Minister, Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson, the country has decided to withdraw its request ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: Iceland

Landmark Fishing Agreement (April 15, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On April 10, 2013, the Republic of China (on Taiwan) (ROC) and Japan concluded a landmark ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: Japan; Taiwan

Arbitration in South China Sea Dispute (February 01, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On January 22, 2013, the Philippines informed China that ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: China

Agreement to Fight Economic Crime Signed (January 22, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On January 17, 2013, the Republic of China (on