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Fresh waters (only major principles) UNION BRIDGE COMPANY CLAIM (US VS.

GREAT BRITAIN), 1924 YOUMANS CLAIM (US VS. MEXICO), 1926 ZAFIRO CLAIM (GREAT BRITAIN V. US), 1925 BOLIVAR RAILWAY COMPANY CLAIM (GREAT BRITAIN V. Venezuela) 1903 Outer space (only major principles) VIENNA CONVENTION ON THE LAW OF TREATIES

DEFINITION OF TREATY Abaya v. Sec. Ebdane, G.R. No. 167919, February 14, 2007 DBM v. Kolonwel Trading; Vibal v. Kolonwel; DEPED v. Kolonwel, June 8, 2007 DEFINITION OF RATIFICATION Lim v. Exec. Sec., G.R. No. 151445. April 11, 2002 Bayan v. Zamora, October 10, 2000 Pimentel v. Exec. Sec Salonga Petition on the VFA, January 22, 2007 (Salonga vs. Exec. Sec.) Reservations to the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide GabcikovoNagymaros case

Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations; Vienna Convention on Consular Relations and Optional Protocols
US Diplomatic & Consular Staff (US

v. Iran), ICJ Reports, 1980 Case Concerning Avena and other Mexican Nationals (Mexico v. USA), March 31, 2004 Le Grand Case

A. International Organizations 1. The UN Charter & the Use of Force


Legality of the Use by a State of Nuclear Weapons, ICJ Reports, 1966 Legality of the Use of Force (Yugoslavia v. US), 38 ILM 1199 The Relationship between the UN Charter and General International Law regarding non-use of force: The Case of NATOs air campaign in the Kosovo Crisis of 1999, Shinya Murase The Caroline Case M.W. Reisman, Assessing Claims to Revise the Laws of War, 97 AJIL 82 at 87, 2003 Case Concerning Oil Platforms (Islamic Republic of Iran v. United States of America), December 12, 1996

1. International Court of Justice


Lockerbie Case (Libyan Arab Jamahiriya v. USA), ICJ Reports, 1988 ELSI Case, ICJ Reports, 1989 Nauru v. Australia, ICJ Reports, 1992

Case Concerning East Timor (Portugal v. Australia), ICJ Reports, 1995 Admissions Case (Conditions of Admission of a state to membership in the United Nations), ICJ Reports, May 28, 1948 Free Zones Case (Case of the Free Zones of Upper Savoy and the District of Gex), PCIJ Ser. A/B. No. 45, June 7, 1932 Marvrommatis Case, PCIJ Ser. A, No. 2, 1924 UN Headquarters Advisory Opinion (Applicability of the Obligation to Arbitrate under Sec. 21 of the UN Headquarters Agreement of June 26, 1947), ICJ Reports, April 26, 1988 Legality of the Use by a State of Nuclear Weapons in Armed Conflict (WHO Request), ICJ Reports, 1996 Monetary Gold Case (Monetary Gold Removed from Rome in 1943 (Italy v. France, UK of

Great Britain & Northern Ireland, & the USA)), ICJ Reports, June 15, 1954 Certain Expenses of the UN, ICJ Reports, 1962 Western Sahara Case, ICJ Reports, 1975 Botswana v. Namibia (Case Concerning kasikili/Sedudu Island), ICJ Reports, 1999 Status of Eastern Carelia (Finland v. Russia), PCIJ Ser. B, No. 5, July 23, 1923 Advisory Opinion on the Legal Consequences of the Construction of a Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

A. The Individual International Criminal Law


Yugoslavia War Crimes Tribunal Decision on Tadic, July 15, 1999 (www.un.org/icyt/ pressreal/tadsumj99) Dizon v. Commanding General (Report)

WTO

Bautista Paper (Amicus Memorandum of Ambassador Lilia Bautista), GR No. 118295, August 1996 Taada v. Angara, GR No. 118925, May 2,1997