Trade and Development Law
Declassified Archives Show Multi-Level Collusion over Bahrain’s Sovereignty

Hamid Gharavi

Volume 3, Issue 6 , October 2022, , Pages 58-79

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2022.323335.1048

Abstract
  When Britain announced in 1968 its withdrawal from the Persian Gulf, Iran reiterated its historical claim to sovereignty over the territory of Bahrain. This article contains the first ever analyses of thousand pages of declassified secret UK archives from 1968-71 and how the UK, the Shah of Iran and ...  Read More

Trade and Development Law
Obtaining Damages for Corporate Human Rights Violations in Investment Arbitration

Yasmin Salama

Volume 3, Issue 5 , April 2022, , Pages 39-51

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2022.322058.1047

Abstract
  Over the past decades, transnational corporations have come under increasing public scrutiny for their involvement in human rights abuses, particularly in developing countries. One may think of violent acts against local communities, slave labor, and grand-scale environmental pollution. International ...  Read More

Trade and Development Law
Saving Toothless Tigers: How Canada Can Defend the WTO

German Morales Farah; Julie Ward

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 52-71

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2021.280058.1032

Abstract
  The World Trade Organization (WTO) is facing a legitimacy crisis due to changing power configurations in global politics and rapid economic integration. Dissatisfied with slow progress and outmoded trading rules, the United States (US) has systematically blocked appointments to the Appellate Body of ...  Read More

Trade and Development Law
Law relating to Biotechnology

Sreenivasulu N S

Volume 1, Issue 2 , July 2020, , Pages 8-13

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2020.217732.1012

Abstract
  The book attempts to present the law relating to biotechnology regulation at international, regional and national levels. The various legal issues pertinent to biotechnology including but not limited to policy issues, intellectual property issues, trade related aspects of biotechnology, environmental ...  Read More