The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 46, 2008
812 pages, 7 x 10
Release Date:01 Feb 2010

The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 46, 2008

UBC Press
This is the forty-sixth volume of The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, the first volume of which was published in 1963. The Yearbook is issued annually under the auspices of the Canadian Branch of the International Law Association (Canadian Society of International Law) and the Canadian Council on International Law. The Editor-in-Chief is D.M. McRae, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa, and the Associate Editor is A.L.C. de Mestral, Faculty of Law, McGill University. Its Board of Editors includes scholars from leading universities in Canada. The Yearbook contains articles of lasting significance in the field of international legal studies, a notes and comments section, a digest of international economic law, a section on current Canadian practice in international law, a digest of important Canadian cases in the fields of public international law, private international law, and conflict of laws, a list of recent Canadian treaties, and book reviews.


  • , Winner - Hugh Lawford Award for Excellence in Legal Publishing, Canadian Association of Law Libraries
RELATED TOPICS: International Law, Law, Reference

D.M. McRae (editor-in-chief) is a professor and Hyman Soloway Chair in Business and Trade Law at the University of Ottawa. A.L.C. de Mestral (associate editor) is a professor and Jean Monnet Chair in the Law of International Economic Integration at McGill University.

Contributors: Joost Blom, Kristen E. Boon, Jaqueline Caron, Jean-Gabriel Castel, Bernard Colas, Karinne Coombes, Charles-Emmanuel Côté, John H. Currie, C. Emanuelli, Maureen English, Alan Kessel, Céline Lévesque, Alexandra Logvin, Pierre François Mercure,  Frédéric Mégret, Richard Ouellet, Verónica B. Pinero, and Gibran van Ert


Objectivity and Statutory Interpretation: End Use in the Canadian Customs Tariff / Maureen English

La notion de conditionnalité reconsidérée dans les relations Nord-Sud: réflexion sur une approche favorisant le plein exercice des droits économiques dans les pays en développement / Pierre François Mercure

The Future of the Law of Occupation / Kristen E. Boon

Civil Disobedience and International Law: Sketch for a Theoretical Argument / Frédéric Mégret

Canadian International Human Rights Obligations in the Context of Assisted Human Reproduction / Verónica B. Pinero

Protecting Civilians during the Fight against Transnational Terrorism: Applying International Humanitarian Law to Transnational Armed Conflicts / Karinne Coombes

Notes and Comments / Notes et commentaires

Khadr’s Twist on Hape: Tortured Determinations of the Extraterritorial Reach of the Canadian Charter / John H. Currie

Un nouveau chantier transatlantique: l’entente France-Québec sur la reconnaissance des qualifications professionnelles / Charles-Emmanuel Côté

Giving Effect to Out-of-Province Judgments in Class Actions / Jean-Gabriel Castel

Faut-il parler d’une "guerre" contre le terrorisme? / C. Emanuelli

Chronique de Droit international économique en 2007 / Digest of International Economic Law in 2007

Commerce / Richard Ouellet

Le Canada et le système financier international en 2007 / Bernard Colas

Investissement / Céline Lévesque

Canadian Practice in International Law / Pratique canadienne en matière de droit international public

At the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade in 2007-8 / Au ministère des Affaires étrangères en 2007-8 / Alan Kessel

Parliamentary Declarations in 2007-8 / Déclarations parlementaires en 2007-8 / Alexandra Logvin

Treaty Action Taken by Canada in 2007 / Mesures prises par le Canada en matière de traités en 2007 / Jaqueline Caron

Cases / Jurisprudence

Canadian Cases in Public International Law in 2007-8 / La jurisprudence canadienne en matière de droit international public en 2007-8 / Gibran van Ert

Canadian Cases in Private International Law in 2007-8 / La jurisprudence canadienne en matière de droit international privé en 2007-8 / Joost Blom

Book Reviews / Recensions de livres

Analytical Index / Index analytique

Index of Cases / Index de la jurisprudence

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