Jed Odermatt 

An overview of the latest legal developments and sources related to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

General Information

Role of International Law

International Courts and Tribunals

International Court of Justice


International Criminal Court


International Organizations

United Nations

United Nations Security Council

United Nations General Assembly

Human Rights Council 

 United Nations Experts

Council of Europe

European Court of Human Rights


European Union

COUNCIL IMPLEMENTING DECISION establishing the existence of a mass influx of displaced persons from Ukraine within the meaning of Article 5 of Directive 2001/55/EC, and having the effect of introducing temporary protection Council decision triggering the Temporary Protection Directive, 4 March 2022

European Parliament 

EU Restrictive Measures


Ukrainian Accession to EU

International Law Issues

International Organizations

Sanctions and Countermeasures

Law of Armed Conflict/International Criminal Law


Crime of Aggression

Human Rights Law


Cultural Heritage


Refugee Law

Trade Law

Mona Paulsen Characterizing War in a Trade Context Opinio Juris, 10 March 2022