International Journal of Law and Society

Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020

  • Assessing the Performance of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) 2001-2020: Another Failed Dream

    Kaniye Samuel Adheledhini Ebeku

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 78-90
    Received: 18 January 2020
    Accepted: 11 March 2020
    Published: 9 June 2020
    Abstract: The Niger Delta region of Nigeria is of critical importance to the country because of its oil revenues. Noteworthy, it is also strategic to the international community because of its significant contribution to world supply of oil; such that any shortage of oil supply from the region invariably causes increases in international oil prices. From the... Show More
  • Legal Issues Associated with High School Expulsion

    Yao Suet Yi Sherry, Zhao Danyang

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 91-95
    Received: 23 April 2020
    Accepted: 4 June 2020
    Published: 16 June 2020
    Abstract: Expulsion has been a necessary part of student status management for many high schools, and schools can expel students who violate relevant regulations. But in China there is a lack of legal basis for the procedural guarantee in student expulsion, which inevitably leads to inconsistent standards and procedures in different schools. Considering subs... Show More
  • The “Prosecutor”: Differences and Similarities Between Brazilian and United States Constitutional Systems

    Níkolas Reis Moraes dos Santos, André Braga de Araújo

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 96-101
    Received: 10 June 2020
    Accepted: 1 July 2020
    Published: 6 July 2020
    Abstract: This paper results from a bibliographic and field research that had as main objective to identify in the constitutional literature and in the personal experience of the authors, elements that could confirm the hypothesis that supposes that the differences between the Brazilian and the United States of America constitutional systems are relevant in ... Show More
  • The Philosophy and Possible Inadequacies of Crises Governance: Lessons from a Recent Book

    Dimitris Konstantinos Kioukias

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 102-105
    Received: 12 May 2020
    Accepted: 3 July 2020
    Published: 13 July 2020
    Abstract: This short case is based on the author’s book “Governing Really?” which inserts into policy analysis some new philosophical, methodological and practical insights. Whereas the book includes analyses of quite a few policy areas, this case study delimits its investigation to unexpected events-crises. While purely managerial approaches to problem solv... Show More
  • Access to Justice: Legal Concept and Characterization

    Bruno Makowiecky Salles, Paulo Márcio Cruz

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 106-113
    Received: 5 February 2020
    Accepted: 30 April 2020
    Published: 4 August 2020
    Abstract: What should be understood, at the same time, by Access to Justice? The present theme in Brazil has been shown to be relevant and pertinent, considering also the normative approaches and guidelines of our Civil Procedural Code that assimilates principles and guidelines, above all for the efficiency of the Judiciary and the need for a good jurisdicti... Show More
  • Corruption in the Capital Construction Sector in Vietnam – Characteristics, Reality, Tricks and Preventing Solutions

    Nguyen Hoang Long

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 114-122
    Received: 15 July 2020
    Accepted: 27 July 2020
    Published: 18 August 2020
    Abstract: Investment in capital construction is one of essential demand of a country and takes the role of boosting its economy. In recent years, Vietnam has taken an emphasis on basis construction for the target of economy growth contributing to the work of industrialization and modernization, meeting the requirements of the science and technology revolutio... Show More
  • Juridical Analysis of the Enactment of Government Regulation on the Right of Assembly in Indonesia

    Manotar Tampubolon, Panti Silaban

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 123-139
    Received: 7 July 2020
    Accepted: 21 July 2020
    Published: 25 August 2020
    Abstract: This article aims to analyze the legal framework of freedom of association in post formation of Law No. 2 of 2017 and Law No. 2 of 2017 on the right to assembly in Indonesia. It is claimed that a number of Civil Society Organization (CSOs) threaten the Indonesian government. Those organizations carry out activities which are contrary to the values ... Show More
  • Critical Review of the Practice of Courts of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Resolving CHF Loan Disputes

    Adriana Pranjic, Stjepo Pranjic

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 140-153
    Received: 18 August 2020
    Accepted: 7 September 2020
    Published: 19 September 2020
    Abstract: The practice of BiH courts in resolving CHF loan agreement disputes is poor. By Decision, No. AP-962/20 and Decision, No. AP-3877/17 of the Constitutional Court of BiH, they were rejected as inadmissible appeals, as they were allegedly prima facio unfounded. Appeals were filed against the judgments of the FBiH Supreme Court. All judgments of the Su... Show More