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The Oxford Handbook of International Adjudication edited by Romano, Cesare; Alter, Karen; Shany, Yuval (1st December 2013)

Part IV Contemporary Issues in International Adjudication, Ch.24 Conversations among Courts: Domestic and International Adjudicators

André Nollkaemper

From: The Oxford Handbook of International Adjudication

Edited By: Cesare P R Romano, Karen Alter, Yuval Shany

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 22 May 2019

Subject(s):
Dualism — Judicial review — Settlement of disputes — Statehood, jurisdiction of states, organs of states
National courts hold a peculiar position in the system of international adjudication. Compared to international courts, they are part of a different legal order and are tied to a different community. Their functions, powers, and procedures remain grounded in national, rather than international, law. We therefore do not normally consider adjudicative processes in national courts as “international adjudication.” Indeed, the subject is given very limited attention in handbooks on international dispute settlement 1 or chapters on international adjudication in general...
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