International Law at Westminster – ILAW

Recent publications highlights

Recent publications highlights

Books and monographs

M. RosciniCyber Operations and the Use of Force in International Law, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014, XXVI-307pp.

H. Lambert, J. McAdam and M. Fullerton (eds.), The Global Reach of European Refugee Law, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013, 322pp.

M. Cifende Kaciko and S. SmisCode de droit international africain, 2nd ed., Bruxelles: Larcier, 2013, 608pp.

D.H. Joyner and M. Roscini (eds.)Non-proliferation Law as a Special Regime, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012, X-291pp.

G. Goodwin-Gill and H. Lambert (eds.)The Limits of Transnational Law: Refugee Law, Policy Harmonization and Judicial Dialogue in the European Union, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010 – paperback edition 2012, 261pp.

D. Armstrong, T. Farrell and H. LambertInternational Law and International Relations, 2nded., Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012, 353pp.

Chapters in books

M. Longobardo, 'L’obbligo per gli Stati di assumere tutte le informazioni necessarie prima di un attacco ai sensi del diritto internazionale umanitario fra nuove e vecchie forme di intelligence', in Andrea Spagnolo, Stefano Saluzzo (eds), La responsabilità degli Stati e delle organizzazioni internazionali: nuove fattispecie e problemi di attribuzione e di accertamento, Ledizioni, Milano, 2017, pp. 37-60.
M. Longobardo, 'L’applicabilità delle norme riguardanti lo spionaggio e la partecipazione diretta dei civili alle ostilità al fenomeno del Cyber Exploitation', in Marcella Distefano (ed.), La protezione dei dati personali ed informatici nell’era della sorveglianza globale: temi scelti, Editoriale Scientifica, Napoli, 2017, pp. 37-65.

M. Roscini, 'International Law, Nuclear Weapon-Free Zones and the Proposed Zone Free of Weapons of Mass Destruction in the Middle East', in: G. Nystuen, S. Casey-Maslen and A. Golden Bersagel (eds.), Nuclear Weapons under International Law, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014, pp. 321-346.

H. Lambert, 'Causation in International Protection from Armed Conflict', in: D. Cantor and J.-F. Durieux (eds.), Refuge from Inhumanity. War Refugees and International Humanitarian Law, Leiden/Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publisher, 2014, pp. 57-78.

H. Lambert, 'Transnational Law and Refugee Identity: The Worldwide Effect of European Norms', in: S. Kneebone, D. Stevens and L. Baldassar (eds.), Conflicting Identities: Refugee Protection and the Role of Law, London/New York: Routledge, 2014, pp. 203-214.

K. van der Borght, 'Playing a Long Game in Their Free Trade Regime Between China and the EU: A Reflection on the Evolution of the MFN Clause', in: J. Hu & M. Vanhullebusch (eds.), Regional Cooperation and Free Trade Agreements in Asia, Leiden/Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, 2014, Part IV, Chapter 6, pp. 349-374.

R. Mackenzie, 'The Selection of  International Judges', in: C. Romano, Y. Shany and K. Alter (eds.), The Oxford Handbook on International Adjudication, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014, pp. 737-756.

D.H. Joyner and M. Roscini, 'Withdrawal from Non-proliferation Treaties', in: D.H. Joyner and M. Roscini (eds.), Non-proliferation Law as a Special Regime, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012, pp. 151-171

R. Mackenzie, 'The Role of Dispute Settlement in the Climate Change Regime', in: J. Brunnée, M. Doelle and L. Rajamani (eds.), Promoting Compliance in an Evolving Climate Regime,Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012, pp. 395-417

R. Mackenzie, 'Biological Diversity', in: P. Sands and J. Peel with A. Fabra and R. Mackenzie, Principles of International Environmental Law, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 4th edition, 2018, pp. 384-454.

E. McClean, 'The Responsibility To Protect: The Role of International Human Rights Law', in: D.L. Shelton (eds.), The United Nations System for the Protection of Human Rights, Farham: Ashgate 2014, pp. 15-42. 

Articles in refereed journals

M. Roscini, 'Animals and the Law of Armed Conflict', Israel Yearbook on Human Rights, vol. 47 (2017), pp. 35-67.

M. Longobardo, 'The Self-Proclaimed Statehood of the Islamic State between 2014 and 2017 and International Law', 33 Anuario español de derecho internacional, 2017 pp. 205-228.

M. Longobardo, '(New) Cyber Exploitation and (Old) International Humanitarian Law', 77 Zeitschrift für ausländisches öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht 2017, pp. 809-834.

M. Longobardo, 'Factors Relevant for the Assessment of Sufficient Gravity in the ICC. Proceedings and the Elements of International Crimes', Zoom-In 33 Questions of International Law 2016, pp. 21-41.

M. Longobardo, 'State Responsibility for International Humanitarian Law Violations by Private Actors in Occupied Territories and the Exploitation of Natural Resources', 63 Netherlands International Law Review 2016, pp. 251-274.

M. Longobardo, 'Everything Is Relative, Even Gravity: Remarks on the Assessment of Gravity in ICC Preliminary Examinations, and the Mavi Marmara affaire', 14 Journal of International Criminal Justice 2016, pp. 1011-1030.

M. Longobardo, 'Some Developments in the Prosecution of International Crimes Committed in Palestine: Any Real News?', 35 Polish Yearbook of International Law (2015), 2016, pp. 109-137.

M. Longobardo, 'The Palestinian Right to Exploit the Dead Sea Coastline for Tourism', 58 German Yearbook of International Law (2015), 2016, pp. 317-352.

M. Roscini, 'Evidentiary Issues in International Disputes Related to State Responsibility for Cyber Operations', 50 Texas International Law Journal (2015), 233-273.

H. Lambert 'Comparative Perspectives on Arbitrary Deprivation of Nationality and Refugee Status', International and Comparative Law Quarterly Vol 64(1) 2015, pp.1-37. 

M. Roscini, 'Cyber Operations as Nuclear Counterproliferation Measures', 19 Journal of Conflict and Security Law (2014), pp. 133-157.

M. Roscini, 'Establishing State Responsibility for Historical Injustices: The Armenian Case', 14 International Criminal Law Review (2014), pp. 291-316.

H. Lambert, 'The Next Frontier: Expanding Protection in Europe for Victims of Armed Conflict and Indiscriminate Violence', 25 International Journal of Refugee Law (2013), pp. 207-234.

K. van der Borght, 'From Jackson-Vanik to Magnitsky: Continuing a Tradition of Ineffective Human Rights Bolt-ons to Trade Bills', 7(2) Human Rights & International Legal Discourse (2013), pp. 237-261.

K. van der Borght, 'Russian Accession to the World Trade Organisation: The Slow Road to Trade & Reform Opportunities', (2) Russian Law: Theory and Practice (2013), pp. 71-83.

P. Kathrani, 'Quality Circles and Human Rights: Tackling the Universalism and Cultural Relativism Divide', 27(3) AI and Society (2012), pp. 369-375.

Other publications

H. Lambert'Statelessness is an Evil That Has Been Hidden for Too Long', The Guardian(5th November 2014).

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Research areas

Research into international law at the University of Westminster