Trade and Development Law
Diplomatic Immunities and Privileges in International Law: African Development Bank and Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in Perspective

Tayewo Adewumi; Joseph Aremo

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2024.435110.1098

Abstract
  On 20th December 2023, the African Development Bank resolved to withdraw all its international members of staff from Ethiopia with immediate effect. This came as a result of the recent breach of diplomatic protocol and assault by Ethiopian security forces on two of the African Development Bank’s ...  Read More

Business Law
Qualification of Central Banks as Foreign Investors in Light of Recent Developments in International Law: Focus on the ICJ Judgments in the Case Concerning Certain Iranian Assets

Roohollah Mansouri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 November 2023

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2023.424602.1093

Abstract
  Central banks, traditionally focused on sovereign financial functions, now also engage in commercial activities reflecting international banking and investment ventures. This evolution raises crucial questions about their classification under international law, particularly regarding investment treaties, ...  Read More

Culture and Technological Innovation
Lethal Algorithms: Ethical and Legal Quandaries of AI in Warfare

Muhammad Huzaifah Naeem Sehgal; Areeba Qureshi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2024

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2024.418350.1092

Abstract
  This research article discusses the confluence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and international armed conflicts, focusing on the legal and ethical implications accruing from the use of such technologies in warfare. The growing militarization of AI by states has been highlighted in the article, which ...  Read More

International Arbitration
Challenges of International Arbitral Awards

Fateme Ghaeminasab

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2024

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2024.420839.1090

Abstract
  International law provides a framework for resolving disputes between international actors, and in this research, this framework was discussed in the structure of international arbitration. International arbitration law refers to the process of resolving disputes between the main actors of international ...  Read More

Human Rights
A comprehensive analysis of Labour rights under National Law of Bangladesh and relevant Laws of ILO Convention

Md. Sohel Rana

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2024

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2024.418058.1087

Abstract
  The labour rights framework established by Bangladeshi national law and the pertinent ILO Convention legislation are examined in this legal analysis. This study's main research question is: How closely does Bangladeshi national law's labour rights framework adhere to the pertinent provisions ...  Read More

Business Law
Importance of Port Law as an Autonomous and Interdisciplinary Practice

Adaelizabeth Omaira Guerrero Rodriguez

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 March 2024

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2024.435632.1103

Abstract
  Port Law requires a specialized study due to the different actors, regimes and contractual terms involved in the maritime business related to the dynamics of the vessel, its cargo and the modalities of exploitation of a vessel, which necessarily require rigorous distinction and must be individualized ...  Read More

Culture and Technological Innovation
New Geopolitics of Artificial Intelligence And the Challenges of Global Governance

Ziauddin Sami Sabouri; Behnam Mehrdel

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2024.431044.1094

Abstract
  From the beginning of the age of technology, every new idea, innovation, and invention has helped humans start a new era of economic growth. The prediction of an algorithmic revolution that can seriously challenge the global governance model is not far from expected. Here, governments should increase ...  Read More

Business Law
Investment and Arbitration: A Legal Overview of Mechanisms for the Protection of International Investments in Morocco

Ghiyta Iraqi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2024.401123.1071

Abstract
  Reforms in investment law are crucial for Morocco's economy and investment growth. These reforms aim to establish a transparent and favourable legal framework for domestic and foreign investors, ensuring legal security and protecting investor rights. Investment arbitration significantly resolves disputes ...  Read More

Human Rights
Rights of a Sickle Cell Child to a Wrongful Life Claim in Nigeria

Ijeoma Nnantah

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.30489/cifj.2024.415094.1106

Abstract
  Despite the high incidence of sickle cell disease in newborns, particularly in Africa, limited literature has considered, in particular, the existence of the ‘rights of the sickle cell child.’ Given this gap, this article brings to the catbird seat the existence of the rights of the sickle ...  Read More