Developing International Law at the Bar

A Growing Competition among International Courts and Tribunals

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For example, in 2002, the ilc decided to include the topic “Risks ensuing from fragmentation of international law” in its program of work and to establish a Study Group. It then amended the title of the topic to “Fragmentation of international law: difficulties arising from the diversification and expansion of international law.” In 2006, the ilc finalized its work on the topic and, in December 2006, the un General Assembly adopted Resolution 61/34, in which it took note of the ilc Study Group’s conclusions and the accompanying analytical study. See United Nations Audio Visual Library of International Law, Fragmentation of international law: Difficulties arising from the diversification and expansion of international law, at 2006,


S/RES/808 (1993), 22 February 1993, eighth preambular paragraph (italics added); see also S/RES/955 (1994), 8 November 1994, sixth preambular paragraph.


See E. De Brabandere, “The Use of Precedent and External Case Law by the International Court of Justice and the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea”, The Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2016, pp. 24–55, at p. 42.


See, e.g., L. Sicilianos, “Le précédent et le dialogue des juges : l’exemple de la Cour européenne des droits de l’homme”, 241 and M. Forteau, “Les décisions juridictionnelles comme précédent”, in sfdi, Le précédent en droit international. Colloque de Strasbourg (Paris: Pedone, 2016), pp. 225–241, and pp. 87–112 respectively); M. Arcari and L. Balmond (eds.), Le dialogue des juridictions dans l’ordre juridique international : entre pluralisme et sécurité juridique (Naples: Editoriale Scientifica, 2014), 335 p.


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