//
archives

Robert Beckman

This tag is associated with 4 posts

The South China Sea: Evolution of or Disregard for International Law?

The South China Sea: Evolution of or Disregard for International Law? By Huy Duong and Tuan Pham NAPSNet Policy Forum In the article “The South China Sea: What China Could Say”, Mark Valencia has proposed a number of statements that China could make in justification of its stance in the South China Sea disputes. This … Continue reading

The UN Convention on the Law of the Sea and the Maritime Disputes in the South China Sea

The UN Convention on the Law of the Sea and the Maritime Disputes in the South China Sea Robert Beckman The American Journal of International Law, Vol. 107, No. 1 (January 2013) The UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) establishes a legal framework to govern all uses of the oceans. All of … Continue reading

The Philippines v . China Case and the South China Sea Disputes

Abstract: On 22 January 2013, the Philippines officially notified China that it had instituted arbitral proceedings against China under Annex VII of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). This paper will examine the role of UNCLOS and international law in the South China Sea disputes and will focus in … Continue reading

The South China Sea: the evolving dispute between China and her maritime neighbours

The South China Sea is reputed to be resource-rich. As tensions rise in the region, Robert Beckman examines the stance of each maritime state in the context of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). Read the full text at http://cil.nus.edu.sg/wp/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/ProfBeckman-The-South-China-Sea-The-evolving-dispute-between-China-and-her-maritime-neighbours.pdf About the author: Robert Beckman is the Director of the … Continue reading

Follow South China Sea on WordPress.com

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 25 other followers