Tag: Immunities

  • Foreign Sovereign Immunities

    Jurisdiction of States Note: This section covers also the Principles of Jurisdiction. Immunities from Jurisdiction The principle of sovereign equality of States requires that the official representatives of one State should not be subject to the jurisdiction of another State. For example, […]

  • Absolute Immunity

    The Court Cannot Exercise Jurisdiction Over the United Nations if Absolute Immunity Applies, Regardless of Whether Other Fora Are Available in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): Finally, even assuming […]

  • Absolute Immunity

    The Court Cannot Exercise Jurisdiction Over the United Nations if Absolute Immunity Applies, Regardless of Whether Other Fora Are Available in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): Finally, even assuming […]

  • Service of Process

    Service of Process in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): Section 1608(a) of the FSIA provides four methods of service of process on a foreign state: (1) by delivery of a copy of the summons and […]

  • Service of Process

    Service of Process in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): Section 1608(a) of the FSIA provides four methods of service of process on a foreign state: (1) by delivery of a copy of the summons and […]

  • Avelar

    Avelar in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): See the discussion in section A.3.b(2) supra, for background on this case in which the United States filed a statement of interest. The section of the […]

  • Avelar

    Avelar in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): See the discussion in section A.3.b(2) supra, for background on this case in which the United States filed a statement of interest. The section of the […]

  • Mumbai Terrorist Attacks

    Rosenberg v. Lashkar-e-taiba in 2013 United States views on international law [1] in relation to Rosenberg v. Lashkar-e-taiba: in this case, relatives of victims of the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks asserted that defendants, the Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate of Pakistan […]

  • Terrorism Risk Insurance Legislation

    Attachment Under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act: Martinez v. Cuba In relation to the international law practice and Attachment Under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act: Martinez v. Cuba in this world legal Encyclopedia, please see the following section: Privileges, Immunities About this […]

  • President Zedillo of Mexico

    President Zedillo of Mexico in 2013 United States views on international law [1] in relation to President Zedillo of Mexico: (As reviewed in this legal encyclopedia in relation to international law issues in the year 2012) at 345-46, the United States filed a suggestion of immunity in a […]

  • President Zedillo of Mexico

    President Zedillo of Mexico in 2013 United States views on international law [1] in relation to President Zedillo of Mexico: (As reviewed in this legal encyclopedia in relation to international law issues in the year 2012) at 345-46, the United States filed a suggestion of immunity in a […]

  • Indefinite Detention

    Ahmed v. Magan in 2013 United States views on international law [1] in relation to Ahmed v. Magan: In 2011, the United States filed a statement of interest (to the effect that defendant Magan was not immune) in this case alleging torture and indefinite detention against a former Somali […]

  • Indefinite Detention

    Ahmed v. Magan in 2013 United States views on international law [1] in relation to Ahmed v. Magan: In 2011, the United States filed a statement of interest (to the effect that defendant Magan was not immune) in this case alleging torture and indefinite detention against a former Somali […]

  • American Indian Law Review The American Indian Law Review serves as a nationwide scholarly forum for the presentation and analysis of developments in the law concerning indigenous people and Indian affairs. Adhering to the traditional law review format, the American Indian Law Review offers […]

  • Immunity of Vessels

    Immunity of Vessels in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): In February 2011, the United States received a diplomatic note from the ministry of foreign affairs of the Republic of Malta concerning the […]