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Documents

UN Commission on International Trade Law (CITRAL) Arbitration Rules as revised in 2010
UN A/RES/65/22

Permanent Court of Arbitration(PCA) Rules of Procedures (from 1992 to 2002)

International Law Association (ILA) Revised Text of a Convention on the Settlement of Disputes related to Space Activities (see Report of the Sixty-Eighth Conference of the ILA on the Settlement of Disputes related to Space Activities, 1998, pp. 239-277)

World Trade Organization (WTO) Understanding on rules and procedures governing the settlement of disputes (Annex 2 of the WTO Agreement) (1994)

International Law Association (ILA) Draft Convention on the Settlement of Space Law Disputes (ILA Paris Conference, 1984) (available in K.-H. Böckstiegel, Journal of Space Law, Vol. 12, 1984, p. 136)

UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) (1982, entered into force in 1994), Part XV: “Settlement of Disputes”

Annex VII: “Arbitration”

Annex VIII: “Special Arbitration”

Settlement of Claim between Canada and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics for Damage Caused by “Cosmos 954” (1981)

UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules (1976)
UN A/RES/31/98

UN Liability Convention (1972)

Charter of the United Nations (1945) (Chapter VI: Pacific Settlement of Disputes)

1907 Convention for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes

1899 Convention for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes  
 

 
Books

G. M. GOH
“Dispute Settlement in International Space Law: A Multi-Door Courthouse for Outer Space”
Martinus Nijhoff Publishers – Brill, Leiden, 2007.

International Bureau of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (ed.)
“Arbitration in Air, Space and Telecommunications Law: Enforcing Regulatory Measures. Paper Emanating from the Third PCA International Law Seminar, February 23, 2001”
Kluwer Law International, The Hague, London, 2002.
 
 

 
Articles

H. H. Jr. ALMOND
“Disputes, Disagreements and Misunderstandings: Alternative Procedures for Settlement (Claims Process in Outer Space)”
In “Proceedings of the Thirty-Sixth Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 1993”, p. 125.

K.-H. BÖCKSTIEGEL
“Developing a system of Dispute Settlement Regarding Space Activities”
In “Proceedings of the Thirty-Fifth Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 1992”.

K.-H. BÖCKSTIEGEL
“Settlement of Disputes Regarding Space Activities”
Journal of Space Law, Vol. 21, 1993, p. 1.

K.-H. BÖCKSTIEGEL
“Arbitration of Disputes Regarding Space Activities”
In “Proceedings of the Thirty-Sixth Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 1993”, p. 136.

K.-H. BÖCKSTIEGEL
“Settlement of disputes on international regimes applicable to space activities”
In “Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 1980”, pp. 123-127.

K.-H. BÖCKSTIEGEL
“Arbitration and Adjudication Regarding Activities in Outer Space”
Journal of Space Law, Vol. 6, 1978, p. 3.

P. D. BOSTWICK
“Going Private with the Judicial System: Making Creative Use of ADR Procedures to Resolve Commercial Space Disputes”
Journal of Space Law, Vol. 23, 1995, p. 19.

M. BOURELY
“La création d’une cour internationale d’arbitrage aérien et spatiale”
ZLW, Vol. 43, 1994, pp. 401-410.

A. A. COCCA
“Law Relating to Settlement of Disputes on Space Activities”
In N. JASENTULIYANA (ed.), “Space Law: Development and Scope”, Praeger, Westport, Ct., 1992.

P. G. DEMBLING
“Cosmos 954 and the Space Treaties”
Journal of Space Law, Vol. 6, N.2, 1978, p. 129.

I. H. Ph. DIEDERIKS-VERSCHOOR
“The Settlements of Disputes in Space: New Developments”
Journal of Space Law, Vol. 26, 1998, p. 41.

F. von der DUNK
“Space for Dispute Settlement Mechanisms: Dispute Resolution Mechanisms for Space?”
In “Proceedings of the Forty-Fourth Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 2001”, pp. 442-452 (also published by University of Nebraska – Lincoln, College of Law, 2001).

Van C. ERNEST
“Third Party Liability of the Private Space Industry: To Pay What No One Has Paid Before”
Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 41, 1991, p. 503.

M. S. FIRESTON
“Problems in the Resolution of Disputes Concerning Damage Caused in Outer Space” Tulane Law Review, Vol. 59, 1984, p. 747.

S. GOROVE
“Cosmos 954: Issues of Law and Policy”
Journal of Space Law, Vol. 6, N. 2, 1978, p. 137.

P. P. C. HAANAPPEL
“Some Observations on the Crash of Cosmos 954”
Journal of Space Law, Vol. 6, N. 2, 1978, p. 147.

A. KERREST
“Dispute Resolution Mechanism for Damage Caused by Space Objects”
In “Proceedings of the Forty-Fourth Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 2001”, Vol. 44, pp. 462-469.

D. H. KIM
“Proposal for Establishing an International Court of Air and Space Law”
ZLW, Year 2010, Issue 3, p. 362.

A. MANEGGIA
“Optional Binding Settlement of Disputes on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space Objects”
In R. A. HARRIS, G. LAFFERRANDERIE, M. FERRAZZANI (eds.), “Proceedings of the Third ECSL Colloquium: International Organisations and Space Law: Their Role and Contributions, Perugia, Italy, 6-7 May 1999”, ESA/ECSL Publications, 1999, pp. 423-432.

V. S. MANI
“Development of Effective Mechanisms for Settlement of Disputes Arising in Relation to Space Commercialization”
Paper presented at the Space Law Conference, Singapore, 2001.

S. F. MARCH
“Dispute Resolution in Space”
Hastings International and Comparative Law Review, Vol. 7, 1983-1984.

N. M. POULANTZAS
“The Judicial Settlement of Disputes Arising out of Space Activities: Returning to an Old Proposal”
In “Proceedings of the Fortieth Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 1997”, Vol. 40, 1997, pp. 150-154.

L. RAVILLON
“Space Law and Mechanisms for Dispute Settlement”
ECSL Newsletter, N. 28, 2004.

H. SAFAVI
“Adjudication and Arbitration of Disputes Regarding Space Activities”
European Research Studies Journal, Vol. I, 1998, Issue 2, p. 123.

B. SCHWARTZ, M. L. BERLIN
“After the Fall: an Analysis of Canadian Legal Claims for Damage Caused by Cosmos 954”
Revue de Droit de McGill, Vol. 27, 1982, pp. 676-719.

H. van TRAA-ENGELMAN
“Settlement of Space Law Disputes”
Leiden Journal of International Law, Vol. 3, Issue 3, Special Issue, 1990, p.139.

V. S. VERESHCHETIN
“The International Court of Justice as a Potential Forum for the Resolution of Space Law Disputes”
In K.-H. BOCKSTIEGEL (ed.), “ Luft-un Weltraumrechet im 21.Jahrhundert - Air and Space Law in the 21st Century”, Liber Amicorum, Carl Heymanns Verlag, 2001, pp. 476-483.

K. WEBB
“To Infinity and Beyond: The Adequacy of Current Space Law to Cover Torts Committed in Outer Space”
Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 16, 2007, p. 295.

W. N. Jr. WHITE
“Resolution of Disputes Arising in Outer Space” In “Proceedings of the Thirty-Fifth Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 1992”, Vol. 35, p. 183.

R. K. WOETZEL
“Implementation Mechanisms for Conflict Resolution: Commissions of Inquiry: A Cosmic View”
In “Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space, 1981”, Vol. 24, p. 257.

K. WONG
“Collaboration in the Exploration of Outer Space: Using ADR to Resolve Conflicts in Space”
Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution, Vol. 7, 2007, pp. 445-472.
 
 

 
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