Report of the Committee on Foreign Relations, Together with the Views of the Minority, Upon the General Arbitration Treaties with Great Britain and France, Signed on August 3, 1911, and the Proposed Committee Amendments. With Appendices ...
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1911 - Arbitration (International law) - 28 pages
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Page 15 - Power shall select four persons at the most, of known competency in questions of international law, of the highest moral reputation, and disposed to accept the duties of Arbitrators.
Page 4 - ... by virtue of a claim of right made by one against the other under treaty or otherwise, and which are justiciable in their nature by reason of being susceptible of decision by the application of the principles of law or equity...
Page 22 - Nothing contained in this Convention shall be so construed as to require the United States of America to depart from its traditional policy of not intruding upon, interfering with, or entangling itself in the political questions or policy or internal administration of any foreign State; nor shall anything contained in the said Convention be construed to imply a relinquishment by the United States of America of its traditional attitude toward purely American questions.
Page 19 - The Tribunal is entitled to issue rules of procedure for the conduct of the case, to decide the forms, order, and time in which each party must conclude its arguments, and to arrange all the formalities required for dealing with the evidence. Article 75 The parties undertake to supply the Tribunal, as fully as they consider possible, with all the information required for deciding the case.
Page 3 - All differences relating to international matters in which the. High Contracting Parties are concerned by virtue of a claim of right made by one against the other under treaty or otherwise...
Page 3 - July, 1899, provided nevertheless, that they do not affect the vital interests, the independence, or the honor of the two Contracting States, and do not concern the interests of third Parties.
Page 22 - As a part of this act of ratification that the United States approve the protocol and statute hereinabove mentioned, with the understanding that recourse to the Permanent Court of International Justice for the settlement of differences between the United States and any other State or States can be had only by agreement thereto through general or special treaties...
Page 18 - They are only public if it be so decided by the tribunal, with the assent of the parties.