International Law in the Early Days of Brexit’s Past
Source: EJIL Talk
October 20, 2016
Echoing a widespread sense of almost existential malaise across the ‘invisible college’ of public international lawyers regarding ‘Brexit’, Judge James Crawford of the bench of the International Court of Justice (ICJ), and until very recently the Whewell Professor of International Law at the University of Cambridge, offered a de minimis definition of international law in times of crisis at the opening ceremony of the 12th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law (ESIL). International law, Judge Crawford said with a fine sense of irony, is ‘all that remains’ when ‘Brexit’ happens, or when Donald Trump wins the U.S.’ Presidential elections.
October 9, 2016.
International Organizations Interest Group of the American Society of International Law Workshop. The International Organizations Interest Group of the American Society of International Law will hold a works-in-progress workshop on Friday, 10 February 2017 in New York City.