Note for the Parties Concerning the Preparation of Pleadings
(533 words)

in volume IV, Basic Documents and Indexes

[From the Court’s website, accessed 29 February 2016]

The original of every pleading shall be signed by the agent and filed in the Registry, preferably in two copies, or accompanied by a certified copy, for communication to the other party; it must include the documents annexed and any translations (Art. 52, para. 1, of the Rules of Court). A signed list of all documents annexed must also be furnished at the time the pleading is filed (Art. 50, para. 3, of the Rules …

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“Note for the Parties Concerning the Preparation of Pleadings”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 17 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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