Uti Possidetis

Uti possidetis (lit. 'as you possess') is a principle in international law that territory and other property remains with its possessor at the end of a conflict, unless otherwise provided for by treaty; if such a treaty does not include conditions regarding the possession of property and territory taken during the war, then the principle of uti possidetis will prevail. Originating in Roman law, the phrase is derived from the Latin expression uti possidetis, ita possideatis, meaning "may you continue to possess such as you do possess" (lit. 'as you possess, thus may you possess'). This principle enables a belligerent …

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MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 November 2021 English

Karlo Basta’s surefooted treatment of asymmetric federalism to accommodate the presence of more than one nation in a single state is as original as it is sound. Joining the logic …

self-determination (Raič 2002, 181), to the repur- posing of uti possidetis for secessionist struggles (Radan 1997), to


PUQ: Les Presses de l'Université du Québec · 8 May 2019 French

Voilà une question dont l'issue pourrait bien redessiner la carte du monde. Il y a de cela un demi-siècle, les démocraties occidentales regardaient avec distance le séparatisme endémique dont souffraient …

juridiciser » l’effectivité ; BEAUDOUIN (A.), Uti possidetis et sécession, vol. 101, Nouvelle Bibliothèque


Comparative Research in Law and Political Economy Network · 2009 English

OSGOODE HALL LAW SCHOOL Comparative Research in Law & Political Economy RESEARCH PAPER SERIES Research Paper No. 05/2010 CREATING A WORKING VOCABULARY OF SOVEREIGNTY: LANGUAGE AT THE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF …


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Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences · 2004 English

Par le biais de consultations, commissioned papers and multiple groups consultations d'une portée considérable, la production de participating, SSHRC engaged the country in a spirited documents de principe et la …

Boundaries in a Conflicted World: The Role of Uti Possidetis. McGill-Queen's University Press. Norah L.


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