Statute, Article 41
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paragraph 339 in volume 3, chapter 24, Provisional Measures of Protection

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Article 41 of the Statute1 provides:

1. The Court shall have the power to indicate, if it considers that circumstances so require, any provisional measures which ought to be taken to preserve the respective rights of either party.

1. La Cour a le pouvoir d’ indiquer, si elle estime que les circonstances l’ exigent, quelles mesures conserva toires du droit de chacun doivent être prises à titre provisoire.

2. Pending the final decision, notice of the measures suggested shall forth with…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “Statute, Article 41”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 17 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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