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Beshiri et al. v. Albania: a nail in the coffin for compensation claims for properties nationalized during the communist regime in Albania?

July 06, 2020

Giulia Borgna, PhD. Attorney-at-law at Saccucci & Partners and Co-Editor at eXtradando Rivers of ink have flowed on the issue of compensation for former owners whose properties had been nationalized during the communist regime in Albania. Over the past decades, domestic reparation schemes and findings of violation have chased one another in an exhausting role-play […]

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A Court Divided: discord and disagreement in Rola v. Slovenia

July 09, 2019

This post was written by Bas van Bockel, Senior Lecturer of EU law, at Utrecht University. In a judgment delivered on June 4 by the 4th Chamber of the ECtHR, no less than 3 separate opinions – both partly dissenting and partly concurring – were delivered by 5 of the 7 judges sitting on the […]

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The Curious Case of Molla Sali v. Greece: Legal Pluralism Through the Lens of the ECtHR

January 11, 2019

By ─░lker Tsavousoglou, Doctoral Candidate at Human Rights Centre, Ghent University, Attorney at Law On 19 December 2018, the European Court of Human Rights delivered its judgement on the case of Molla Sali v. Greece. In its ruling, the Grand Chamber unanimously held that there has been a violation of Article 14 of the European […]