Category Archives: Treaties

New and Improved Vienna Conventions entry

The Vienna Conventions entry has been substantially expanded.  I added a short list of the most influential Vienna Conventions, with links to their respective pages in the UN Audiovisual Library of International Law.   I also added links to: the … Continue reading

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Flare Treaty Index gains weight

The FLARE Index to Treaties increased its coverage by about 500 treaties and 500 years, so I dutifully changed the description of the Index in the Treaties – Foreign entry.

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Free database for international law research

I added the WorldLII International Law Library — a searchable database of international case law, journal articles and treaties — to the International Law, International Court of Justice , International Criminal Court and Treaties – Foreign entries.  While I was at it, I … Continue reading

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New section on Export Controls

This week I learned some useful things about U.S. and international export controls, which I wrote into a new section at the end of the International Trade entry.  I’m a little concerned it will be hard to find the information there, … Continue reading

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Treaty rules hidden in the CFR and FAM

I wrote a paragraph on Circular 175 Procedure for the Treaties – U.S. entry.  “Circular 175 Procedure” is the name for the U.S. State Department’s regulations for adopting treaties.   The Procedure is no longer published in a Circular and can now be found in the CFR and the State Department’s … Continue reading

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International Trade: CRS summarizes major U.S. laws and treaties

The Congressional Research Service recently published a report called Trade Law: An Introduction to Selected International Agreements and U.S. Laws.  I added the report to the beginning of the International Trade entry for anyone who would like a readily available … Continue reading

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