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Entries Categorized: International Law (46)

 

 

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Alien Friend

Meaning of Alien Friend The following is an old definition of Alien Friend [1]: A citizen or subject of a friendly power; one whose country is at peace with ours.1 By the common law a person born within the dominion of the United States is a natural-born citizen whatever the status of his [...]

Categories: A, International Law, and su1. Tags: AL and Immigration Law.



Bacs

Bacs Service The Bankers Automated Clearings System (Bacs) is a service owned by Bacs Payment Schemes Limited and operated by Voca Limited enabling companies to make payments and debits within the UK. In other words, the Bacs service is a computer system which sorts automated payment [...]

Categories: B, Business Law, Commercial Law, Finance Law, International Law, and su1. Tags: BA, Banking Law, Consumer Law, Cyber Law, and Internet.



Brighton Declaration of the European Court of Human Rights

The 47 member nations of the Council of Europe agreed a package of reforms at a conference in Brighton in 2012. These reforms were published in the Brighton Declaration. The plan is to amend the introduction to the European Convention on Human Rights (known as the preamble) to include the [...]

Categories: B, Civil and Human Rights, Constitutional Law, International Law, and su1. Tags: BR, European Court of Human Rights, European Law, and Human rights.



Diplomatic

History of Diplomatic in England For the study of diplomatic in England, material exists in two distinct series of documents, those of the Anglo-Saxon period, and those subsequent to the Norman Conquest. The Anglo-Saxon kings appear to have borrowed, partially, the style of their diplomas [...]

Categories: International Law and su1.



Distance Selling

Definition of Distance Selling In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Distance Selling : The sale of goods or services to a consumer in which the parties do not meet, such as sale by mail order, telephone, digital TV, email, or the Internet. The EU distance [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, D, International Law, and su1. Tags: Consumer Law, Cyber Law, DI, Internet, and Short Read.



Equality Impact Assessment

Equality Impact Assessment (EIA) in the Context of Equality Law The meaning of Equality Impact Assessment (EIA), published by the Equality and Diversity Forum (a United Kindom network of equality and human rights organisations), is the following: is a formal structured approach to assessing [...]

Categories: Constitutional Law, E, International Law, and su1. Tags: EQ, Equality Law, and Human rights.



Equality of Opportunity

Equality of opportunity in the Context of Equality Law The meaning of Equality of opportunity, published by the Equality and Diversity Forum (a United Kindom network of equality and human rights organisations), is the following: means everyone having an equal opportunity to achieve their full [...]

Categories: Constitutional Law, E, International Law, and su1. Tags: EQ, Equality Law, Human rights, and Short Read.



Faster Payments

Faster Payments is a banking service that allows you to send and receive low-value sterling payments in almost real time. Fast Payments all year round. Faster Payments is a payment service which allows most customers of UK banks to be able to make and receive sterling payments within the [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, F, International Law, su1, and Uncategorized. Tags: Consumer Law, Cyber Law, FA, Internet, and Long Read.



Freedom of Association

Definition of Freedom of Association In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Freedom of Association : A right set out in Article 11 of the European Convention on Human Rights and now part of UK law as a consequence of the *Human Rights Act 1998. This right [...]

Categories: Constitutional Law, F, International Law, and su1. Tags: FR, Freedoms, Human rights, and Short Read.



Freedom of Expression

Definition of Freedom of Expression In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Freedom of Expression : A right set out in Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights and now part of UK law as a consequence of the *Human Rights Act 1998. Freedom of [...]

Categories: Constitutional Law, F, International Law, and su1. Tags: FR, Freedoms, and Human rights.



Human Rights

Human Rights in the Context of Equality Law Resources Equality Topics Equality Law Equality Act Equality Legislation Human Rights Asylum and Refugee Topics Political Asylum Refugees Asylum Asylum Law Refugee Crisis Refugee Action Refugee Definition Political Asylum Definition Right of [...]

Categories: Constitutional Law, H, International Law, and su1. Tags: Equality Law, HU, Human rights, and Short Read.



Human Rights (ECHR) Milestone Cases

ADT v United Kingdom - 35765/97 (BAILII: [2000] ECHR 402 )  Aerts v Belgium - 25357/94 (BAILII: [1998] ECHR 64 )  Ahmed & Ors v United Kingdom - 22954/93 (BAILII: [1998] ECHR 78 )  Ahmed v Austria - 25964/94 (BAILII: [1996] ECHR 63 ) (1997) 24 EHRR [...]

Categories: Cases, Constitutional Law, H, International Law, and su1. Tags: Courts, ECHR, HU, Human rights, and Long Read.



Immigration

A politically charged subject in Britain -in accordance to Bamber Gascoigne´ Encyclopedia of Britain about “Immigration”- since the 1960s. In the years immediately after World War II, when the country had need of cheap labour, immigration from within the Commonwealth was made easy. The new [...]

Categories: Administrative Law, Employment law, I, International Law, and su1. Tags: History, IM, Immigration, Immigration Law, and Nationality Law.



Immigration and Asylum Law Milestone Cases

A v Secretary of State for the Home Department (BAILII: [2002] EWCA Civ 1502 ) [2003] 2 WLR 564, [2003] 1 All ER 816, [2004] QB 335  A v Secretary of State for the Home Department (BAILII: [2003] EWCA Civ 175 ) [2003] All ER (D) 151  Abdi v Secretary of State for the [...]

Categories: I, International Law, su1, and Uncategorized. Tags: Asylum, IM, Immigration Law, and Long Read.



List of Bilateral Treaties concluded by the EU and the UK

List of Bilateral Treaties concluded by the European Union and the United Kingdom This list comprises an alphabetical inventory of bilateral international agreements, in which the United Kingdom is a contracting party, concluded by the European Union, the European Community, the European [...]

Categories: European Union Law, International Law, and su1. Tags: List of, Long Read, and Treaties.



List of Multilateral Treaties concluded by the EU and the UK

List of Multilateral Treaties concluded by the European Union and the United Kingdom This list comprises an alphabetical inventory of multilateral international agreements, in which the United Kingdom is a contracting party, concluded by the European Union, the European Community, the [...]

Categories: European Union Law, International Law, and su1. Tags: List of, Long Read, and Treaties.



Martial Law

History “Martial law” is an unfortunate term and in a sense a misnomer. It describes a suspension of ordinary law, rendered necessary by circumstances of war or rebellion. The confusion arose from the fact that the marshal’s court administered military law before the introduction of articles [...]

Categories: International Law, M, su1, and Uncategorized. Tags: Featured, International Law, Long Read, MA, Military Law, and Most Popular.



Payment Methods

Payment Methods and Options The range of methods in which individuals and organizations are able to make and receive payments is growing at a steady pace. Apart from cash, for a long time the other available payment method was only cheques. Currently, there are a wide variety of payment [...]

Categories: Business Law, Commercial Law, Finance Law, International Law, P, and su1. Tags: Banking Law, Consumer Law, Cyber Law, Internet, and PA.



Right to Be Forgotten

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) The European Court of Justice decision to uphold the Spanish data protection regulator’s initial ruling against Google – who were asked to remove the index and stop any future access to the digitised newspaper article by searching for the individual’s [...]

Categories: Cases, Commercial Law, International Law, R, and su1. Tags: Consumer Law, Cyber Law, European Court of Justice, Internet, Internet Law, Privacy, and RI.



Sovereignty

Meaning of Sovereignty The following is an old definition of Sovereignty [1]: The public authority which orders and directs vvhat is to be done by each member of a political community in relation to the purposes of the association. The supreme power which governs the body politic or society [...]

Categories: International Law, S, and su1. Tags: International Law and SO.



Victimisation

Victimisation in the Context of Equality Law The meaning of Victimisation, published by the Equality and Diversity Forum (a United Kindom network of equality and human rights organisations), is the following: means treating a person badly because they have made or supported a complaint about [...]

Categories: Constitutional Law, International Law, su1, and V. Tags: Discrimination, Discrimination Law, Equality Law, Human rights, Short Read, and VI.