The International Court of Justice / Robert Kolb. Oxford ; Portland, Oregon: Hart Publishing, 2013. Translation of R. Kolb's La Cour international de Justice (Paris, Pedone, 2013) by Alan Perry, Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales.This book examines the Statute of the International Court of Justice, its procedures, conventions and practices. It covers matters such as: the composition of the Court and elections, the office and role of ad hoc judges, the significance of the occasional use of smaller Chambers, jurisdiction, the law applied, preliminary objections, the range of contentious disputes which may be submitted to the Court, the status of advisory opinions, relationship to the Security Council, applications to intervene, the status of judgments and remedies.
The International Court of Justice