Property, Right to, International Protection
Ursula Kriebaum, August Reinisch
- Right to property — Expropriation — Property — Full protection and security
Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law under the direction of Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1 The protection of private property under international law has various roots, including the customary international law rules concerning the treatment of aliens and the body of human rights norms that cover private property. More recently, it is primarily international investment law that has provided the background for international rules on the protection of private property (see also Investments, Bilateral Treaties; Investments, International Protection). A constantly growing body of case law has developed and clarified major issues, such as the conditions...