Recent publications

Prof. Bardo Fassbender

Recent publications

The United Nations Charter as the Constitution of the International Community. Leiden / Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2009 ("Legal Aspects of International Organzation", vol. 51). ISBN 978 90 04 17510 5.

Der offene Bundesstaat. Studien zur auswärtigen Gewalt und zur Völkerrechts- subjektivität bundesstaatlicher Teilstaaten in Europa. [The Federal State as an Open System: The Foreign Relations Powers and the International Legal Personality of States Members of Federal States in Europe.] Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2007 ("Jus Publicum", vol. 161).

Targeted Sanctions and Due Process. The responsibility of the UN Security Council to ensure that fair and clear procedures are made available to individuals and entities targeted with sanctions under Chapter VII of the UN Charter. Study commissioned by the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs - Office of the Legal Counsel.With an introduction and additional documents under the title "Targeted Sanctions Imposed by the UN Security Council and Due Process Rights" in: International Organizations Law Review (IOLR) vol. 3 (2006), 437-485.


Journal articles

Idee und Anspruch der Menschenrechte im Völkerrecht. [The idea and meaning of human rights in international law.] In: Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte (Beilage zur Wochenzeitung "Das Parlament") Nr. 46/2008, S. 3-8.

Can Victims Sue State Officials for Torture? Reflections on Rasul v. Myers from the Perspective of International Law. 6 Journal of International Criminal Justice 347-69 (2008)

Reflections on the International Legality of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. 5 Journal of International Criminal Justice 1091-1105 (2007).

Chapters in books

Rediscovering a Forgotten Constitution: Notes on the Place of the UN Charter in the International Legal Order. In Ruling the World? Constitutionalism, International Law, and Global Governance 133-47 (Jeffrey L. Dunoff & Joel P. Trachtman eds., Cambridge University Press, 2009).

Idee und Anspruch der universalen Menschenrechte im Völkerrecht der Gegenwart [The idea and meaning of human rights in international law today]. In Menschenrechte als Weltmission 11-41 (Josef Isensee ed., Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, 2009).

The UN Charter as Framework Constitution of the International Community. In Select Proceedings of the European Society of International Law, vol. 1 (2006), 377-82 (Hélène Ruiz-Fabri et al. eds., Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2008).