Amsterdam Law Forum



News: Winter issue 2014

Amsterdam Law Forum is proud to announce the publication of our Winter 2014 issue! This issue concerns a range of topics, from the impunity of enforced disappearances to emerging military technologies. The Board would like to congratulate and express our thanks to the contributors for a job well done!

Happy reading!
Posted: 2014-01-19

News: Summer Edition 2013 Published


Amsterdam Law Forum is delighted to announce that the Summer Edition 2013 has now been published. It can be accessed free of charge on this website.

This issue also marks the end of the term of the current Board. We would like to express our thanks to all our readers, authors and the editorial team and wish the next Board the best of luck.

Posted: 2013-10-07

News: 2013 ALF Conference "New Wars, Old Laws?" A Success


On June 12 the 2013 ALF Conference "New Wars, Old Laws?" took place. Amsterdam Law Forum would like to express our sincere thanks to the fantastic speakers and all participants for making the conference such a success.

For photos of the conference, please visit Amsterdam Law Forum's Facebook page ( For ALF's Spring issue, please return to this website during the next few days.

Posted: 2013-06-17
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Vol 7, No 1 (2015): Summer Issue

Table of Contents


The Tides of Change... PDF
Xhanti Mhlambiso 1-2

Scientific Articles

Most-Favoured Nation Treatment in International Investment Law: Ascertaining the Limits through Interpretative Principles PDF
PR Thulasidhass 3-24
Françafrique and the Prohibition of the Use of Force PDF
Ricarda Roesch 25-35
An Analysis of Geopolitical Considerations of Investor State Dispute Settlement and the Pursuit of Impartial Justice PDF
Leif Cocq-Rasmussen 36-54
Detention of the Child in the Light of International Law-A Commentary on Article 37 of the United Nation Convention on the Rights of the Child PDF
Eva Manco 55-75

Opinion Articles

Complementarity in Practice: the ICC’s Inconsistent Approach in the Gaddafi and Al-Senussi Admissibility Decisions PDF
Michele Tedeschini 76-97
Justice, Peace and Jus Post Bellum PDF
Steven James Barela, Alexis Keller 98-107

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