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12 Januar 2021

Verticality and Struggles over Human Rights

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How do different legal orders interact vertically? Is this interaction marked by conflict and contestation, or by compromise and collaboration? This panel looks at three different such interactions: between domestic courts and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights; between regional human rights courts and United Nations Treaty Bodies; and between Swiss domestic law and the lex sportiva.

  • Antoine Duval, T.M.C. Asser Institute for European and International Law in the Hague
  • Machiko Kanetake,Utrecht University
  • Caroline de Lima e Silva, Lichtenberg-Kolleg (Georg-August-Universität)
  • Discussant: César Rodríguez Garavito, New York University
  • Moderator: Nico Krisch, Graduate Institute Geneva

SUGGESTED CITATION  Krisch, Nico, Duval, Antoine, Garavito, César Rodríguez, Kanetake, Machiko; de Lima e Silva, Caroline: Verticality and Struggles over Human Rights, VerfBlog, 2021/1/12,

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