Part VI International Transactions, 16 The Law of Treaties
James R Crawford
- Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties — Pacta sunt servanda — Object & purpose (treaty interpretation and)
This chapter begins with a discussion of definition, functions, and participation in treaties. It then turns to the conclusion of treaties; reservations; observance, application, and interpretation of treaties; amendment and modification of treaties; and invalidity, termination, and suspension of treaties.