Safeguarding the effectiveness of the judiciarys role in legal regime for the oceans: charting a course between judicial restraint and judicial activism
PhD student: Mrs D.F. Georgoula
Promotor: Prof A. Oude Elferink
Duration: 1/10/2019 - 30/9/2023
Courts in principle are only entitled to settle disputes with the consent of the States concerned. This may significantly limit recourse to courts under the UN Law of the Sea Convention. Many disputes are also concerned with other legal rules. The present project assesses how to effectively address this matter.