Protection of a Person’s Right to Private Life and the Confidentiality of Personal Information
Physical Life is a Value, Whereas Health is a Value Subordinated to Life and Flowing from It
Summary and Reflection
Humanists first of all but later
, conventions and institutions which continue to safeguard the precious biodiversity he fought for and dedicated his life to protecting. The iucn and the entire environmental community owe Dr. Burhenne a great debt. We give thanks for a remarkable life of dedication and commitment that will go on protecting
exercising our innate faculties. It would be odd for living creatures, such as humans, not to treat life as a value, or at least, in Stoic terminology, as a ‘preferred indifferent’ 62 . This odd term is used because in the Stoic view only virtue is good. All the other things we value are 54 D. 1.3.2 (Marcian
purposes, as any person who actually has, or who "is regarded" as having, a "physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more of such persons major life activities"). Up to this point in time, however, few "per- ceived disability" cases have been litigated and, consequently, decisional
Islands and other parties. Therefore, there will be no need of repeating what has already been said and written. I would rather prefer giving not a technical view - since I am not a legal tech- nician - but some political reflections on our position in the turbulent life of international politics, some of
in the best interests of the person concerned, be motivated by a desire to bring about his death”. This means, in other words, that the notion of “best interests” relates to the beneﬁts and burdens of the treatment itself (and may eventually jus- tify the withholding or withdrawal of life
Colas Est – companies do not have a private life nor a right to privacy under the Convention. So the extension of the scope of Article 8 to protect a company’s home cannot be motivated by the need to protect the interests of the company. 50 This is made clear in the way the Court assesses the
responsibility for the health of the Rhine and their interest in its preservation thus motivated these watercourse States to form a cooperative community.
Enforcing human rights worldwide is probably the community interest that is most detached from individual State interests. 35 Every State has a
its work for the promotion of sustainable whaling based on the best scientific evidence available.
The resolution was rejected by a vote of 27 in favor, 41 against, with 2 abstentions.
Japan’s decision to withdraw from the icrw appears to be more politically motivated than commercially
tunicates. 3 When LOSC was negotiated, it was assumed that the lack of sunlight did not allow any form of life at depths of more than 6,000 metres. The negotiations concentrated efforts in a regime for the exploitation of minerals, as the convening of the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the