Prof. Dimitry Kochenov (EU Constitutional Law), who teaches at Princeton this academic year, gave extensive comments to BBC world radio (Russian service) on the legality and possible effects of Russia's recent law, allowing its Constitutional Court to block the execution of the decisions of international courts and tribunals in violation of Article 46 of the European Convention of Human Rights, but also in violation of the Russian Constitution's own Article 15, which establishes the principle of supremacy of international law and international agreements over the national law of the Federation. It is certain that the Constitutional Court of the country will only welcome the law, as it hinted at the need of having such an (unconstitutional) instrument in an earlier decision.
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On May 14-15th,
Prof. Panos Merkouris participated in the 3rd meeting of the International Law Association (ILA) Study Group on the
“Content and Evolution of the Rules of Interpretation”.
Minister Dekker wil onderzoeken of de belastingvoordelen die de Jehova’s Getuigen genieten, kunnen worden ingetrokken. Dekker regeerde op berichten van seksueel misbruik bij de Jehova’s Getuigen. Rechtsgeleerde prof. dr. Fokko Oldenhuis zegt in het...
On 18 May 2018 Assistant Professor in Energy Law, Dr. Ruven Fleming, presented findings from his latest book 'Shale Gas, the Environment and Energy Security' at the 2018 St. Petersburg International Legal Forum in St. Petersburg.