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Vol. 2 No. 1 (2009): Issue 1 (June 2009)

RETENTION OF TITLE BY THE SELLER IN CASES OF THE BUYER’S INSOLVENCY

Julija Kiršienė

The article analyzes the regulation and application of the retention of the title clause. Uncommon in Lithuania, though widespread in other countries,

THE GLOBALIZATION OF DISABILITY RIGHTS LAW – FROM THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT TO THE UN CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Charles F. Szymanski

The author examines a positive aspect of globalization: the spread of laws throughout the world protecting the rights of people with disabilities since

THE ROLE OF EU LAW AND CHRISTIAN VALUES IN PRESERVING NATIONAL IDENTITY IN THE CONTEXT OF GLOBALISATION

Robertas Pukenis

The aim of this article is to analyse how in the globalisation process small nations appear in danger of disappearing. Can law protect national identit

THE INTERSECTION BETWEEN CRIMINAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE LIABILITY OF A LEGAL ENTITY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL VIOLATIONS IN THE CONTEXT OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Linas Meškys

One of the measures which is able to ensure the implementation of sustainable development aims is the institute of legal entities‟ environmental lega

THE SUBJECTS OF PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW IN A GLOBALIZED WORLD

Stefan Kirchner

Today we are witnessing a fundamental shift in Public International Law (PIL) in which the number of actors increases dramatically and in which communi

JURISDICTION IN INTERNATIONAL MATRIMONIAL MATTERS

JURGITA GRIGIENĖ

This article analyses the jurisdiction of the court in matrimonial matters. The criteria of jurisdiction, the principal of lis pendens, forum non conve

MOTIVES IN SUPPORT OF JUDICIAL ACTIVISM: CRITIQUE AND ETHICS OF RESTRAINED ADJUDICATION AS AN ALTERNATIVE

TOMAS BERKMANAS

The paper concentrates, from the critical perspective, on two general ideological themes used to support and welcome judicial activism mainly in the ju

THE WEB OF THE EU’S NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICY: BETWEEN BILATERALISM AND MULTILATERALISM

Sima Rakutienė

This article examines the divergence in the EU‘s strategies towards neighbours. The goal is to connect different EU neighbourhood initiatives into on