The Nomination of Professor Sarah Cleveland for the International Court of Justice

The U.S. National Group to the Permanent Court of Arbitration intends to nominate Professor Sarah Cleveland, an esteemed scholar of international law with extensive experience in multilateral settings, for election…

Kennedys Partner and International Arbitration Co-Chair Dies Aged 41

A partner in Kennedys’ London office and co-chair of the firm’s international arbitration group has died, aged 41, following a long illness. Katherine Proctor joined the firm in 2018 as…

Rights activists slam Houthi rebel forces for blocking Yemen roads in violation of international law

Roads in and around Taizz, Yemen’s third largest city, have been blocked by rebel forces since 2015 in violation of international humanitarian law, provoking ire from a coalition of 15…

Saudi minister, HCCH chief discuss cooperation on private international law

RIYADH — Justice Minister Walid Al-Samaani has met at his office in Riyadh Dr. Christophe Bernasconi, the Secretary General of the Hague Conference on Private International Law (HCCH), where they…

Statement by the UN Fact-Finding Mission on Libya on armed clashes in Tripoli

TUNIS/GENEVA (29 August 2022) — The UN Independent Fact-Finding Mission on Libya urges all parties involved in the hostilities in Tripoli to refrain from any further military escalation and to…