Termination of the Proceedings by the Parties Jointly
(1,679 words)

paragraph 350 in volume 3, chapter 25, Termination of Proceedings

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The procedure of Article 88, which places the emphasis on the joint act of the parties, is available regardless of the manner in which the proceedings were instituted. It is not necessary that the parties inform the Court of the terms of the settlement: their action, which may be joint or separate, in informing the Court of the fact of the settlement is sufficient.

In the Compagnie du Port case, the two Governments separately informed the Court that arrangements had been made by which the d…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “Termination of the Proceedings by the Parties Jointly”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 23 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-5992_rose_COM_0350>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001



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