International Court of Justice


Committee dESCRIPTION

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is the primary judicial branch of the United Nations. Seated in the Peace Palace in The Hague, Netherlands, the court settles legal disputes submitted to it by states and provides advisory opinions on legal questions submitted to it by duly authorized international branches, agencies, and the UN General Assembly.

COMMITTEE TOPICS

  1. Atlantique Incident: Pakistan v. India [2000]
  2. Jurisdictional Immunities of the State: Germany v. Italy: Greece Intervening [2012]

MEET THE DAIS

Chair: Alec Sader (McGill University, Faculty of Law)
Assistant Chair: Ryan Nathan (Concordia University)
Assistant Chair: Yu Chen Ding (Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf)

DOCUMENTATION

  • Background Guide (coming soon)
  • List of Characters (coming soon)
  • Facebook Group (coming soon)