Validity in Time of the Title of Jurisdiction
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paragraph 236 in volume 2, chapter 14, The Title of Jurisdiction

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The question of the validity in time of a title of jurisdiction is distinct from the issue of the temporal factor in the jurisdiction itself, that is the temporal scope of jurisdiction conferred by the title of jurisdiction (see chapter 9, § II.156). Nevertheless, some elements are common to both features.

A title of jurisdiction is effective from the calendar date of its entry into force until the calendar date of its ceasing to be in force - the commencement date and the terminal date. As far as concerns t…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “Validity in Time of the Title of Jurisdiction”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 17 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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