PIL OUTLINE

PIL OUTLINE 1. Definition of Public International Law -set of rules and principles that governs the relationships between states and other international actors, whether natural or juridical. 2. Distinctions a. With Private IL b. With Municipal Law 3. Theories on relation between PIL and ML a. Monism b. Dualism c. Mixed 4. Sources of IL -(Art 38 of ICJ statute) -widely accepted a. Primary Sources i. Treaty and international Conventions ii. Customary International Law 1. Requisites: a. state Practice b. Opinio Juris 2. Jus Cogens iii. General Principles of Law recognized by civilized states b. Secondary Sources 1. Judicial Decisions … Continue reading PIL OUTLINE