International Trade Centre

International Trade Centre Outline The ITC is a governmental body operating under the joint auspices of GATT and UNCTAD. It initially came into existence in 1964 as an organization supported by GATT and came under the joint auspices of GATT and UNCTAD in 1968. Its main function is to promote…

Documentation

Documentation in relation with Loan Workouts This content deals with legal and regulatory aspects of Documentation covered in connexion with Loan Workouts and banking / lending Institutions. Resources See Also Further Reading Information related to documentation in the Max Planck […]

Civil Aviation

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International Trade

International Political Economy Trends: International Trade Introduction to International Trade In the 21st century, international trade has grown to 20 percent of the world's total production of goods and services-around $6.5 trillion per year. This volume of trade is almost seven times […]

Export Monitoring

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International Relations > International security > International security > Non-proliferation of arms
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International Trade Union Confederation

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Technical Standard

Hierarchical Display of Technical standard Production, Technology And Research > Technology and technical regulations > Technical regulations > Standardisation > Standard
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Dispute Settlement Body

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Trade > International trade > Trade relations > Trade dispute
Trade > Trade policy > Commercial law > Commercial arbitration
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Secretariat of the Pacific Community

Hierarchical Display of Secretariat of the Pacific Community International Organisations > Extra-European organisations > Asian organisation
Geography > Economic geography > Countries of the Pacific Community Concept of Secretariat of the Pacific Community See the dictionary definition of […]

UN Research Institute for Social Development

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Space Research

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Performance Drugs

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Weapon of Mass Destruction

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UNRWA

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on unrwa explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources See Also International Organization Foreign Relations Organization United Nations United Nations System Resources Further Reading The entry […]

International Monetary Fund

International Monetary Fund Outline The UN Monetary and Financial Conference met in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, United States, from 1 to 20 July 1944. The Bretton Woods Agreement announced the establishment of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the International Bank for […]

Standardisation

Hierarchical Display of Standardisation Production, Technology And Research > Technology and technical regulations > Technical regulations
Trade > International trade > Trade restriction > Non-tariff barrier > Technical barrier
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Patent

Summary of Patent

A grant issued by a governmental authority to an inventor permitting, for a fixed number of years, an exclusive right to the invention. The grant includes the prerogative of preventing others from making, using, or selling the invention covered. Through various […]

Consumer

Main Elements in the United States Law Consumer Defined The American legal Ecyclopedia (including defining Consumer) offers a fundamental understanding of this topic, providing a fresh approach to the trends. The main entry thoroughly describes its application. Types of Consumer Protection […]

Common Foreign and Security Policy

Common Foreign And Security Policy Common Foreign and Security Policy of European Union at the United Nations Further Reading A concise encyclopedia of the United Nations (including Common Foreign and Security Policy , H Volger, KA Annan -2010) The Oxford Handbook on the United Nations (TG […]

Social Security

The Legal History of Social Security in Modern Europe This section provides an overview of Social Security in Modern Europe Most Popular Entries related to Social Security Social Security (in the World) Social Security Benefits (in the World) Social Security Office (in the World) Social […]

Comecon

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on comecon explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Comecon and Europe There is an entry on comecon in the European legal encyclopedia. Resources See Also Further Reading Entry "Comecon" in the […]

Space Transport

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Science > Natural and applied sciences > Space science
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European Patent Office

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Production, Technology And Research > Research and intellectual property > Intellectual property > Industrial property > Patent Concept of European Patent Office See […]

UNAIDS

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on unaids explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources See Also International Organization Foreign Relations Organization United Nations United Nations System Resources Further Reading The entry […]

Benelux

Benelux Summary of Benelux

An acronym for Belgium-Nether- lands-Luxembourg. Following World War II, the three nations formed a customs union with long- range objectives of establishing a single monetary and fiscal system. The localized objectives of the three Benelux countries were […]

Western European Union

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on western european union explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Western European Union and the European Union Resources See Also International Organization Foreign Relations Intergovernmental […]

Gats

Gats in International Trade Meaning of Gats, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): The General Agreement on Trade Services is a World Trade Organization agreement that is the first multilateral agreement provide legally enforceable rules covering all […]

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

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European Centre for Parliamentary Research and Documentation

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Politics > Parliament > Parliament
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Telecommunications

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on telecommunications explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources See Also Industry Industrial Unionism Labor Law Industrial Disputes Business Law Resources Further Reading The entry […]

Arab Common Market Countries

Hierarchical Display of Arab Common Market countries Geography > Economic geography
International Organisations > Extra-European organisations > Arab organisation > Council of Arab Economic Unity > Arab Common Market Arab Common Market countries Concept of Arab Common Market countries See […]

Group Of 77

Group Of 77 Group of 77 and the United Nations Further Reading A concise encyclopedia of the United Nations (including Group of 77, H Volger, KA Annan -2010) The Oxford Handbook on the United Nations (TG Weiss – 2007) International Law: A Dictionary (including Group of 77, Boczek, Boleslaw […]

Social Development

World Summit For Social Development in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): The United States joined consensus on United Nations General Assembly resolution 66/125, "Implementation of the Outcome of […]

Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa

Hierarchical Display of Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa International Organisations > Extra-European organisations > African organisation
Economics > Economic structure > Economic system > Common market Concept of Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa See the […]