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Part IV State Immunity from Measures of Constraint in Connection with Proceedings Before a Court, Article 19

Chester Brown, Roger O’Keefe

From: The United Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property: A Commentary

Edited By: Roger O'Keefe, Christian J. Tams

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2022. All Rights Reserved.date: 26 November 2022

Subject(s):
Immunity from jurisdiction, states — Immunity from jurisdiction, execution of judgments — Treaties, interpretation — Travaux préparatoires
No post-judgment measures of constraint, such as attachment, arrest or execution, against property of a State may be taken in connection with a proceeding before a court of another State unless and except to the extent that: The expression ‘entity’ in subparagraph (c) means the State as an independent legal personality, a constituent unit of a federal State, a subdivision of a State, an agency or instrumentality of a State or other entity, which enjoys independent legal personality. The words ‘property that has a connection with the entity’ in subparagraph (c) are...
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