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Published: 21 February 2006

333 Pages

ISBN: 9780379215472

Bookseller Code (07)

The Law of Sovereign Immunity and Terrorism

James Cooper-Hill

A Oceana TM Publication

Terrorism: Documents of International and Local Control, Second Series

  • This path-breaking treatise explores the many stages involved when trying to thwart sovereign immunity and obtain damages against terrorist nations.
  • Topics covered include pre-statutory U.S. administrative procedure, pre-1976 statutory exemptions, due process requirements, and collateral international terrorism law
  • Extensive appendices include the key laws and acts on sovereign immunity and compensation for victims of terrorist acts
  • Edited by one of the very few lawyers to have conducted successful litigation against terrorist nations on behalf of victims of international terrorism