Administrative Tribunal: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
- Settlement of employment disputes
Published under the direction of Hélène Ruiz Fabri, with the support of the Department of International Law and Dispute Resolution, under the auspices of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law.
1 The International Monetary Fund Administrative Tribunal (‘IMFAT’ or ‘Tribunal’) is one of a growing number of international administrative tribunals (‘IATs’) established by international intergovernmental organizations (‘IGOs’) to provide independent judicial fora for the adjudication of employment disputes arising between individual international civil servants and the IGO as employer. IATs fill a legal space created by the immunities that are widely understood to shield IGOs from suit in national courts. With some exceptions, most notably that of the...