Corporations before International Criminal Courts: Implications for the International Criminal Justice Project

@article{Kyriakakis2016CorporationsBI,
  title={Corporations before International Criminal Courts: Implications for the International Criminal Justice Project},
  author={Joanna Kyriakakis},
  journal={Leiden Journal of International Law},
  year={2016},
  volume={30},
  pages={221 - 240}
}
  • J. Kyriakakis
  • Published 13 December 2016
  • Law
  • Leiden Journal of International Law
Abstract The debate over whether the International Criminal Court should have jurisdiction over corporations has persisted over the years, despite the failure of the legal persons proposals at Rome. For its part, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon determined that it has jurisdiction over corporations for the purpose of crimes against the administration of the Tribunal, albeit not for the substantive crimes over which it adjudicates. Most recently, the African Union has adopted a Protocol that… 
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