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Published: 04 December 2020

432 Pages


ISBN: 9780198869900

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Due Diligence in the International Legal Order

Edited by Heike Krieger, Anne Peters, and Leonhard Kreuzer

  • Provides a uniquely comprehensive analysis of the due diligence concept in international law
  • Analyses the legal functions of due diligence and how its rise can be interpreted as a driver and signal of structural change in international law
  • Contains insights with regard to current tendencies in the international legal order towards proceduralisation, pluralisation of international legal persons, de-constitutionalisation, and more proactive risk management
  • Examines the function of due diligence across various areas of international law, including international environmental law, international peace and security law, and international economic law