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International Law

  • von Stephen Humphreys
    In his vigorous, thoroughly readable, partly dissenting opinion to the recent ECtHR climate change ruling (Verein KlimaSeniorinnen Schweiz and Others v. Switzerland), Judge Eicke wonders whether the court has ‘tried to run before it could walk’ (para. 68). In particular, he is exercised by the Court’s attempt to apply a set of criteria by which […]
  • von Linos-Alexander Sicilianos
    An ocean of ink has been already spilt for the long-awaited judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) on the KlimaSeniorinnen v. Switzerland, the Duarte Agostinho and Others v. Portugal and 32 Others and the Carême v. France case (see inter alia here, here and here). On the 9th of April, the Grand […]
  • von Ole W Pedersen
    To much media attention, excitement and general anticipation, the European Court of Human Rights finally handed down judgments in the three climate change cases relinquished to the Grand Chamber. The three cases are Verein KlimaSeniorinnen Schweiz and Others v. Switzerland (application no. 53600/20), Carême v. France (no. 7189/21) and Duarte Agostinho and Others v. Portugal […]
  • von José Saldaña
    On March 22nd, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights ruled a landmark decision on the protection of the right to a healthy environment in the context of mining activities. The Court declared the international responsibility of the Peruvian State for breaching the Inter-American Convention on Human Rights, specifically for violations of the right to a […]
  • von Ahmad Ali Shariati
    From as early as 1980, Afghanistan signed the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), a decisive step in protecting women’s rights to equality, notably in education. Additionally, since 1994, Afghanistan has been a signatory to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), which explicitly includes rights such […]

International Trade Law

  • von Jennifer Diaz
    Here is a recap of the latest customs and international trade law news:       Customs and Border Protection (CBP)   CBP warns of an increase in impersonation scams. Bad actors are posing as CBP employees and demanding payment or sensitive information.  The agency advises that if you receive one of these calls, hang up and report the […] The post Customs and Trade News Weekly Snapshot appeared first on Customs & International Trade Law Blog.
  • von Jennifer Diaz
    Customs and Border Protection (CBP) investigates allegations of dumping or unfair foreign subsidies, but they also have the authority to investigate potential violations of any imposed Anti-Dumping or Countervailing Duties (AD/CVD) under the Enforce and Protect Act (EAPA) of 2015. Customs describes EAPA as a “multi-party, transparent, administrative proceeding where parties can both participate in […] The post The Arena of EAPA: Transshipping, Pencils, and Evading Duties appeared first on Customs & International Trade Law Blog.
  • von Jennifer Diaz
    Here is a recap of the latest customs and international trade news:        Customs and Border Protection (CBP)   Operational update for Port of Baltimore: CBP said ocean carriers originally planning to unload at the Port of Baltimore must proceed to another U.S. port in the aftermath of the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse on March […] The post Customs and Trade News Weekly Snapshot appeared first on Customs & International Trade Law Blog.
  • von Jennifer Diaz
    Last week, FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) announced the release of its Searchable Tobacco Products Database. This tool provides easy access to a list of legally marketable tobacco products within the United States, integrating a user-friendly design with sophisticated search functionalities, making navigation and information retrieval very easy. The FDA has committed to monthly updates, […] The post FDA Unveils Searchable Tobacco Products Database to Bolster Compliance and Transparency appeared first on Customs & International Trade Law Blog.
  • von Jennifer Diaz
    Foremost, our hearts are with those affected by the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse in Baltimore. This sobering event serves as a poignant reminder of the fragility inherent in our robust trade and transportation systems. In these trying times, we are deeply grateful for the unsung heroes who tirelessly work behind the scenes, ensuring the […] The post Customs and Trade News Weekly Snapshot appeared first on Customs & International Trade Law Blog.

Content Creation

  • von Lyn Wildwood
    You have a YouTube channel, but have you ever heard of YouTube SEO and how optimizing your videos can improve your channel’s performance? In this post, we cover what YouTube…
  • von Lyn Wildwood
    Are you on the lookout for recent online shopping statistics? Online shopping statistics demonstrate the state of online shopping and the ecommerce industry as a whole. In this post, we…
  • von Jamie Giggs
    Welcome to our Wincher review. Wincher is a rank-tracking tool that helps you generate, track, and monitor keywords. The platform offers ranking reports, keyword discovery, and daily competitor updates. But…
  • von Matt Moran
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  • von Adam Connell
    Looking for the best content writing tools for SEO? You’re in the right place. I’ve been writing content for almost a decade now. And in that time, I’ve tried dozens…