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Published: 15 October 2013

704 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199647064

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The Law of State Immunity

Third Edition

Hazel Fox, QC and Philippa Webb

Oxford International Law Library

  • A revised and updated third edition of this highly regarded and comprehensive guide, providing new analysis of recent developments in relation to state immunity
  • Demonstrates how the doctrine of state immunity has developed, assessing the theoretical and practical features of a plea of immunity by a foreign state
  • Contains both conceptual analysis and detailed examination of case law, the relevant international treaties, and domestic laws
  • Offers detailed comparative coverage of the UK and US domestic legislation
  • Considers the relationship between State immunity and human rights conventions