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ORIL April 2019 Update

May 7, 2019

For April 2019, Oxford Reports on International Law (ORIL) adds 77 cases. 

Cases 

Case name Reporter / Author OUP ID
Pride Foramer v Union of India and others, Writ Petition Decision, Writ Petition No 1818 of 2000; ILDC 466 (IN 2001), AIR 2001 Bom 332, 24 April 2001 Surendra Kumar ILDC 466 (IN 2001)
Commisa v Pemex exequatur of arbitral award, Pemex-Exploracion y Produccion v Corporacion Mexicana de Matenimiento Integral, S De RL De CV, Judgment on the confirmation of an arbitral award, Case n 40105/2013; ILDC 2805 (LX 2017), 27 April 2017 Maria Teresa Bia ILDC 2805 (LU 2017)
Re Petition of Seif Eldin Mostafa Mohamed Emam, Decision on application for writ of habeas corpus, Civil Application No 121/2016; ILDC 2701 (CY 2017), 16 February 2017 Aristoteles Constantinides, Athena Herodotou ILDC 2701 (CY 2017)
COT15 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection (No 1), Appeal decision, SAD 167 of 2015; [2015] FCAFC 190; (2015) 236 FCR 148; 328 ALR 653; [2016] ALMD 2893; [2016] ALMD 2894; ILDC 2806 (AU 2015), 22 December 2015 Roland Klein ILDC 2806 (AU 2015)
Republic of Croatia and ors v Creditanstalt-Bankverein, Final appeal/cassation, 1 Ob 2313/96w; ILDC 2384 (AT 1997); SZ 70/93, 28 January 1997 August Reinisch ILDC 2834 (AT 1997)
Payment of a pension on the basis of times of employment in a ghetto located in Transnistria, Appeal judgment, L 4 RJ 126/04; ILDC 2426 (DE 2006), 27 January 2006 Nadja Reimold ILDC 2426 (DE 2006)
Hernán Lorenzo Vera Marre v Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Decision on the Unification of Jurisprudence, 1.224-2013; ILDC 2631 (CL 2013), 13 August 2013 Carla Meza ILDC 2631 (CL 2013)
Embassy of Qatar v Awad, Preliminary order on jurisdiction, No 4882/2017; ILDC 2699 (IT 2016), 27 February 2017 Pierfrancesco Rossi ILDC 2699 (IT 2017)
Tedeschi v Pullano, Final appeal judgment, No 2200/2016; ILDC 2696 (IT 2016), 4 February 2016 Pierfrancesco Rossi ILDC 2696 (IT 2016)
In the matter of criminal proceedings against Edoardo Almagià, Final appeal judgment, No 42458, 22 October 2015 Alessandro Chechi ILDC 2830 (IT 2015)
Les Biens Mal Acquis, Obiang v Prosecutor, Cassation, Court of Cassation, Criminal Division, No 15­83156; ILDC 2825 (FR 2015), 15 December 2015 Margaux Mermin ILDC 2825 (FR 2015)
Republic of Mauritius v Soornack Nandanee, Final appeal judgment, No 14237; ILDC 2818 (IT 2017), 23 March 2017 Sara Porro ILDC 2818 (IT 2017)
Arellano v American Airlines, Trial judgment, 69 FSupp3d 1345 (SD Fla 2014); ILDC 2358 (US 2014), 25 November 2014 Keturah Brown ILDC 2358 (US 2014)
Sarei and ors v Rio Tinto PLC and Rio Tinto Limited, Appeal judgment Casey Rubinoff and Gloria Kuoh ILDC 1981 (US 2011)
Anonymous v Ministry of the Interior, Administrative appeal to the Supreme Court, Admin A 7854/12; ILDC 2557 (IL 2015), 25 August 2015 Shir Rozenzweig ILDC 2557 (IL 2015)
External relations of Catalonia case, Government of Spain v Parliament of Catalonia, Judgment, STC 228/2016; ILDC 2680 (ES 2016), 22 December 2016 Miguel Angel Elizalde Carranza ILDC 2680 (ES 2016)
Re Canada Labour Code, United States of America v Public Service Alliance of Canada and ors, Final appeal, [1992] 2 SCR 50; ILDC 183 (CA 1992); 1992 CanLII 54 (SCC); 91 DLR (4th) 449; 137 NR 81; JE 92-919; [1992] SCJ No 49 (QL), 21 May 1992 Gillian MacNeil ILDC 183 (CA 1992)
Ezokola v Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), Final appeal, [2013] 2 SCR 678; ILDC 1883 (CA 2013); 2013 SCC 40; 361 DLR (4th) 1; [2013] SCJ No 40 (QL); [2013] ACS no 40, 19 July 2013 Gillian MacNeil ILDC 1883 (CA 2013)
B'Tselem v Chief Military Advocate General, Original petition to the High Court of Justice, HCJ 9594/03, ILDC 2103 (IL 2011), 21 August 2011 Tal Tsarfaty ILDC 2103 (IL 2011)
Milagro Amalia Ángela Sala and others concerning illicit association, fraud upon public administration and extortion, Extraordinary appeal (Recurso extraordinario), Sentence 119/2017; ILDC 2831 (AR 2017), 5 December 2017 Alberto Manuel Poletti Adorno ILDC 2831 (AR 2017)
HaMoked: Center for the Defence of the Individual et al v Minister of Defence et al, Original Petition to the High Court of Justice, HCJ 8091/14; ILDC 2393 (IL 2014), 31 December 2014 Shir Rozenzweig, Noa Geva ILDC 2393 (IL 2014)
Tasio Erkizia Almandoz v Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court, Appeal for constitutional protection (action of amparo), Case No 112/2016; ILDC 2691 (ES 2016), 20 June 2016 Leticia Armendáriz ILDC 2691 (ES 2016)
Appeal against unconstitutionality, (2012) STC 198/2012, Num Rec 6864-2005; ILDC 2685 (ES2012), 6 November 2012 Ana Corruchaga Frago ILDC 2685 (ES 2012)
Criminal proceedings against Haji Hassan, Final appeal judgment, No 14510/2014; ILDC 2876 (IT 2014), 27 March 2014 Niccolò Zugliani ILDC 2876 (IT 2014)
On the recognition and execution of foreign court judgments of a public law nature in Russia, Cassation, Supreme Court judgment, № 305-ES16-13303; ILDC 2817 (RU 2017), 1 February 2017 Sergei Marochkin, Alexander Yakovlev, Sergei Stepanov ILDC 2817 (RU 2017)
RMS v Junta de Andalucía, Appeal for legal protection before the Constitutional Court, STC 65/2016; ILDC 2690 (ES 2016), 20 May 2016 Víctor C Pascual ILDC 2690 (ES 2016)
Prosecutor v Serushago, Reasons for Judgment, Case no ICTR-98-39-A; ICL 704 (ICTR 2000), 6 April 2000 Elizabeth Santalla Vargas ICL 704 (ICTR 2000)
Prosecutor v Augustin Ngirabatware, Decision on Prosecution Oral Motion for Rule 77 Investigation Related to Witness ANAF, Case no ICTR-99-54-T; ICL 963 (ICTR 2009), 30 October 2009 Theodosia Papazikou ICL 963 (ICTR 2009)
Situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Prosecutor v Bosco Ntaganda, Decision on Defence request for leave to file a ‘no case to answer’ motion, Case no ICC-01/04-02/06-1931; ICL 1788 (ICC 2017), 1 June 2017 Mirka Fries ICL 1788 (ICC 2017)
Situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Prosecutor v Bosco Ntaganda, Decision on suspensive effect, Case no ICC-01/04-02/06-1968; ICL 1787 (ICC 2017), 19 June 2017 Mirka Fries ICL 1787 (ICC 2017)
Prosecutor v Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé, Decision on the “Prosecution’s consolidated application to conditionally admit the prior recorded statements and related documents of various witnesses under rule 68 and Prosecution’s application for the introduction of documentary evidence under paragraph 43 of the directions on the conduct of proceedings relating to the evidence of Witnesses P-0087 and P-0088”, Case No ICC-02/11-01/15, ICL 1791 (ICC 2017), 6 June 2017 Kate L M Smith ICL 1791 (ICC 2017)
The Prosecutor v Germain Katanga, Decision on the Application made by Common Legal Representative of Victims on 2 March 2017, Case No ICC-01/04-01/07-3727-tEng; ICL 1772 (ICC 2017), 15 March 2017 Jelena Hadžić ICL 1772 (ICC 2017)
Prosecutor v Ayyash et al, Interlocutory Decision on the Applicable Law: Terrorism, Conspiracy, Homicide, Perpetration, Cumulative Charging, Case no STL-11-01/I/AC/R176bis; ICL 933 (STL 2011), 16 February 2011 Stella Margariti ICL 933 (STL 2011)
Case 004/2, Decision on Appeal against Decision on [Redacted] Twelfth Request for Investigative Action, Case No 004/07-09-2009-ECCC/OCIJ (PTC35), ICL 1804 (ECCC 2017), 16 March 2017 Natasha Naidu ICL 1804 (ECCC 2017)
Case 002, Case 002/02, Co-Prosecutors v Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, Written Reasons for Decision on NUON Chea’s Rule 92 Motion to use certain S-21 Statements, Case No 002/19-09-2007/ECCC/TC, Doc E399/5; ICL 1806 (ECCC 2017), 26 January 2017 Mathilde Van Roost ICL 1806 (ECCC 2017)
Case 003, Decision On [REDACTED] Request For Annulments Of D114/164, D114/167, D114/170, And D114/171, Case no D235/1/8; ICL 1845 (ECCC 2017), 13 December 2017 Sean Shun Ming Yau ICL 1845 (ECCC 2017)
The Prosecutor v Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé, Decision on Mr. Gbagbo’s Detention, Case No ICC-02/11-01/15-846; ICL 1771 (ICC 2017), 10 March 2017 Jelena Hadžić ICL 1771 (ICC 2017)
Prosecutor v Al-Bashir, Decision under Article 87(7) of the Rome Statute on the non-compliance by South Africa with the request by the Court for the arrest and surrender of Omar Al-Bashir, Case no ICC-02/05-01/09-302, ICL 1737 (ICC 2017), 6 July 2017 Nicolai von Maltitz ICL 1737 (ICC 2017)
Prosecutor v Ndindabahizi, Judgment and sentence, Case no ICTR-2001-71-I; ICL 846 (ICTR 2004), 15 July 2004 Fanni Andristyak ICL 846 (ICTR 2004)
Prosecutor v Ayyash et al, Decision on Defence Requests for Reconsideration of the Appeals Chamber’s Decision of 16 February 2011, Case no STL-11-01/PT/AC/R176bis; ICL 1067 (STL 2012), 18 July 2012 Theodosia Papazikou ICL 1067 (STL 2012)
Prosecutor v Muvunyi, Appeal Judgment, Case no ICTR-2000-55A-A; ICL 676 (ICTR 2008), 29 August 2008 Damian Etone ICL 676 (ICTR 2008)
Case 002, Case 002/02, Co-Prosecutors v Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, Fourth Decision on Fitness of the Accused Khieu Samphan to Stand Trial, E460/5, ICL 1848 (ECCC 2017), 27 February 2018 Mathilde Van Roost ICL 1848 (ECCC 2018)
Case 002, Case 002/02, Co-Prosecutors v Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, Sixth Decision on Fitness of the Accused Nuon Chea to Stand Trial, E460/40, ICL 1847 (ECCC 2018), 27 February 2018 Mathilde Van Roost ICL 1847 (ECCC 2018)
Prosecutor v Meas Muth, Combined Decision on the Impact of the Budgetary Situation on Cases 003, 004, and 004/2 and Related Submissions by the Defence for Yim Tith, ICL 1840 (ECCC 2017), 11 August 2017 Rita Yip ICL 1840 (ECCC 2017)
Situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ntaganda case, Prosecutor v Ntaganda, Decision on the present restrictions on Mr Ntaganda’s contacts, Case no ICC-01/04-02/06-2236, ICL 1824 (ICC 2018), 19 February 2018 Anna Chatelion Counet ICL 1825 (ICC 2018)
Prosecutor v Dominic Ongwen, Decision on Prosecution Requests Related to Mental Health Expert Evidence, Trial Chamber IX Decision/Order, ICC-02/04-01/15-1073, 16 November 2017 Danya Odette Centeno García ICL 1831 (ICC 2017)
Prosecutor v Taylor , In the matter of contempt proceedings arising from the case of the Prosecutor v Taylor, Decision on Urgent and Public with Annex Defence Challenge to Jurisdiction, Case no SCSL-12-01-T; ICL 1074 (SCSL 2012), 17 October 2012 Ioana Ortance Onu ICL 1074 (SCSL 2012)
Prosecutor v Senessie, Judgment in Contempt Proceedings, Case no SCSL-2011-01-T; ICL 1077 (SCSL 2012), 21 June 2012 Ioana Ortance Onu ICL 1077 (SCSL 2012)
Interlocutory Decision on the Applicable Law: Criminal Association and Review of the Indictment; ICL 1078 (STL 2017), 18 October 2017 Theodosia Papazikou ICL 1078 (STL 2017
Prosecutor v Ayyash, Merhi, Oneissi, and Sabra, Decision Admitting Documentary Evidence on the Legal Representatives of Victims’ Application, Case no STL-11-01/T/TC; ICL 1084 (STL 2017), 4 December 2017 Elizabeth Santalla Vargas ICL 1084 (STL 2017)
Prosecutor v Ayyash, Merhi, Oneissi and Sabra, Decision Denying the Sabra Defence Application for Disclosure of a UNIIIC Internal Memorandum on Mr Wissam Al-Hassan (Witness PRH 680) under Rules 110(B) and 113, Case no STL-11-01/T/TC; ICL 1085 (STL 2018), 7 February 2018 Elizabeth Santalla Vargas ICL 1085 (STL 2018)
Ebrahimian v France, Admissibility, merits and just satisfaction, App no 64846/11; IHRL 3950 (ECHR 2015), 26 November 2015 Pauline Bocquet IHRL 3950 (ECHR 2015)
Dhahbi v Italy, Admissibility, merits and just satisfaction, App no 17120/09; IHRL 3942 (ECHR 2014), 8 April 2014 Lewis Mooney IHRL 3942 (ECHR 2014)
Horvath v Australia, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/110/D/1885/2009; IHRL 3892 (UNHRC 2014), 27 March 2014 Kübra Berberoğlu IHRL 3892 (UNHRC 2014)
YY v Turkey, Admissibility, merits and just satisfaction, App no 14793/08; IHRL 3944 (ECHR 2015), 10 March 2015 Fabienne Bretscher IHRL 3944 (ECHR 2015)
Alimov v Turkey, Admissibility, merits and just satisfaction, App no 14344/13, IHRL 3979 (ECHR 2016), 6 September 2016 Kristína Čahojová IHRL 3979 (ECHR 2016)
Cevrioğlu v Turkey, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 69546/12; IHRL 4011 (ECHR 2016), 4 October 2016 Maria Mourtzaki IHRL 4011 (ECHR 2016)
Paulet v United Kingdom, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 6219/08, IHRL 3987 (ECHR 2014), 13 May 2014 Anna Saunders IHRL 3987 (ECHR 2014)
MG v Poland, Admissibility and Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/114/D/2183/2012; IHRL 3903 (UNHRC 2015), 23 July 2015 Lawrence Cenk Laws IHRL 3903 (UNHRC 2015)
Ruby Roz Agricol LLP v Kazakhstan, Award on Jurisdiction, SCl:3471053 2; IIC 602 (2013), 1 August 2013 Raphaël Baudat IIC 602 (2013)
Murphy Exploration & Production Company – International v Ecuador, Final Award, PCA Flavia Marisi IIC 920 (2017)
Lion Mexico Consolidated LP v United Mexican States, Decision on jurisdiction, ICSID Case No ARB(AF)/15/2; IIC 1440 (2018), 30 July 2018 - IIC 1440 (2018)
Antaris GmbH and Dr Michael Göde v The Czech Republic, Award, PCA Case No 2014-01; IIC 1413 (2018), 2 May 2018 - IIC 1413 (2018)
Accession Mezzanine Capital LP and Danubius Kereskedöház Vagyonkezelö Zrt v Hungary, Award, ICSID Case No ARB/12/3; IIC 1419 (2015), 17 April 2015 - IIC 1419 (2015)
Sanum Investments Limited v The Government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Award on Jurisdiction, PCA Case No 2013-13; IIC 1420 (2013), 13 December 2013 - IIC 1420 (2013)
Vattenfall AB, Vattenfall GmbH, Vattenfall Europe Nuclear Energy GmbH, Kernkraftwerk Krümmel GmbH & Co oHG and Kernkraftwerk Brunsbüttel GmbH & Co oHG v Federal Republic of Germany, Decision on the Achmea Issue, ICSID Case No ARB/12/12; IIC 1421 (2018), 31 August 2018 - IIC 1421 (2018)
Eco Oro Minerals Corp v Colombia, Procedural order no 2, Decision on bifurcation, ICSID Case No ARB/16/41; IIC 1423 (2018), 28 June 2018 - IIC 1423 (2018)
Eco Oro Minerals Corp v Colombia, Procedural order no 3, ICSID Case No ARB/16/41; IIC 1424 (2018), 29 August 2018 - IIC 1424 (2018)
Joshua Dean Nelson and Jorge Luis Blanco v Mexico, Procedural Order No 8, ICSID Case No UNCT/17/1; IIC 1425 (2018), 9 August 2018 - IIC 1425 (2018)
Professor Christian Doutremepuich and Antoine Doutremepuich v Republic of Mauritius, Procedural Order No 1 (Place and Language of the Arbitration), PCA Case No 2018-37; IIC 1467 (2018), 16 August 2018 - IIC 1467 (2018)
Michael Ballantine and Lisa Ballantine v The Dominican Republic, Procedural Order No 14, PCA Case No 2016-17; IIC 1468 (2018), 31 August 2018 - IIC 1468 (2018)
Michael Ballantine and Lisa Ballantine v The Dominican Republic, Procedural Order No 15, PCA Case No 2016-17; IIC 1469 (2018), 31 August 2018 - IIC 1469 (2018)
BSG Resources Limited, BSG Resources (Guinea) Limited and BSG Resources (Guinea) SARL v Republic of Guinea, Procedural Order No 19 (Objections to publication), ICSID Case No ARB/14/22; IIC 1470 (2018), 15 August 2018 - IIC 1470 (2018)
Gabriel Resources Ltd and Gabriel Resources (Jersey) Ltd v Romania, Procedural Order No 14, ICSID Case No ARB/15/31; IIC 1471 (2018), 15 August 2018 - IIC 1471 (2018)
Dispute Between Paraguay and Uruguay Concerning the Application of Impuesto Específico Interno to the Commerce of Cigarettes, Paraguay v Uruguay, Ad Hoc Arbitral Tribunal Award, Award VIII; ITL 160 (MERCOSUR 2002), 21 May 2002 Luis A López Zamora ITL 160 (MERCOSUR 2002)
Brazil – Certain Measures Concerning Taxation and Charges, Panel Report, WT/DS472/R WT/DS497/R; ITL 163 (WTO 2017), 30 August 2017 Sean P Stacy ITL 163 (WTO 2017)
SM Jaleel & Co Ltd & Guyana Beverages Inc v The Co-operative Republic of Guyana, Final judgment, App No TTOJ2016/001; [2017] CCJ 2 (OJ); ITL 165 (CCJ 2017), 9 May 2017 Dr Kelly K Shang ITL 165 (CCJ 2017)