The Contentious Jurisdiction of the Permanent Court
THE LEGACY OF THE PERMANT COURT OF INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE, Fitzmaurice, Tams, eds., Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2013
29 Pages Posted: 17 Jun 2012
Date Written: June 17, 2012
The paper analyses the PCIJ's system of contentious jurisdiction. It argues that while the PCIJ was dissolved 65 years ago, it laid the foundations of a jursdictional system based on consent that still applies today.
Keywords: international courts and tribunals, PCIJ, permanent court of international justice, jurisdiction, consent, ICJ
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