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Reports of International Arbitral Awards, Vol. XXVIII

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International arbitral and judicial awards are of considerable importance, for they are a "subsidiary means for the determination of the rules of law" as provided in Article 38 of the Statute of the International Court of Justice. They are also important from the point of view of the progressive development of international law, a task which Article 13 of the Charter places under the responsibility of the General Assembly of the United Nations. It was decided to limit the collection strictly to international decisions, i.e. those rendered between States and between States and international organizations. The first volume of RIAA was prepared in 1948. Forthcoming volumes of the publication will be devoted to a collection of international decisions rendered from the late eighteenth century to the mid-twentieth century. In order to preserve the accuracy of the awards the historical names of the Parties at the time of the awards have been retained.

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Disagreements between the United States and the United Kingdom, relating to the Treaty extending the right of fishing, signed at Washington on June 5 1854, decisions of 8 April 1858

Treaty interpretation – Reciprocity Treaty of 1854 (Treaty extending the right of fishing, signed at Washington, 5 June 1854) – Joint Fishery Commission – Awards of the Umpire of 8 April 1858.

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