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Ms. Chiara Giorgetti

Ms. Chiara Giorgetti
Professor of Law
University of Richmond

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Courts and Tribunals
Judiciary
Selecting and Removing International Judges and Arbitrators
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Courts and Tribunals
Judiciary
Selecting and Removing International Judges and Arbitrators
A. Legal Instruments

Statute of the International Court of Justice, San Francisco, 26 June 1945.

Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, Rome, 4 November 1950, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 213, p. 221.

Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States, Washington, 18 March 1965, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 575, p. 159.

Declaration of the Government of the Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria Concerning the Settlement of Claims by the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Claims Settlement Declaration), 19 January 1981

United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, Montego Bay, 10 December 1982, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1833, p.3.

Statute of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, Report of the Secretary-General pursuant to paragraph 2 of Security Council resolution 808 (1993) (S/25704), 3 May 1993.

Understanding on Rules and Procedures Governing the Settlement of Disputes, Annexed to the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization, Marrakech, 15 April 1994, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1869, p. 401.

Statute of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Security Council resolution 955 (1994) of 8 November 1994.

Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Establishment of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights, 10 June 1998.

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Rome, 17 July 1998, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 2187, p. 3.

Agreement between the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Government of the State of Eritrea, Algiers, 12 December 2000.

B. Jurisprudence

International Court of Justice, Legal Consequences of the Construction of a Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, Order of 30 January 2004, I.C.J. Reports 2004, p. 3.

C. Documents

UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules, 2013.

International Court of Justice, Practice Directions (as amended on 20 January 2009 and 21 March 2013).

International Court of Justice, Rules of Court (1978).

International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes, Rules of Procedure for Arbitration Proceedings, as amended in 2006.

International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the former Yugoslavia since 1991, Rules of Procedure and Evidence, as amended through 2015.

International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Rules of Procedure and Evidence, as amended through 2015.

Rules of Procedure of the General Assembly (embodying amendments and additions adopted by the General Assembly up to September 2016), (A/520/Rev.18, 2016).

General Assembly, Verbatim record of the 24th plenary meeting of the seventy-third regular session, held on 25 October 2018 (A/73/PV.24).

International Criminal Court, Rules of Procedure and Evidence, as amended through 2018.

International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes, Working Paper #2: Proposals for Amendment of ICSID Rules, vol 1, March 2019.

United Nations Commission on International Trade Law, Report of Working Group III (Investor-State Dispute Settlement Reform) on the work of its thirty-seventh session (New York, 1-5 April 2019) (A/CN.9/970).

D. Doctrine

C. Giorgetti (ed), Challenges and Recusals of Judges and Arbitrators in International Courts and Tribunals, Brill/Nijhoff, Leiden, Boston, The Hague, 2015.