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Tallinn manual on the international law applicable to cyber warfare
Tallinn Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Warfare (Michael N. Schmitt ed., 2013) (prepared by the International Group of Experts) (member of the International Group of Experts).
The product of a three-year project by twenty renowned international law scholars and practitioners, the Tallinn Manual identifies the international law applicable to cyber warfare and sets out ninety-five 'black-letter ...
Tallinn Manual 2.0 on the international law applicable to cyber operations
Tallinn Manual 2.0 on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Operations (Michael N. Schmitt ed., 2017) (prepared by the International Group of Experts) (member of the International Group of Experts).
Humanitarian logic and the law of siege: A study of the Oxford Guidance on relief actions
Sean Watts, Humanitarian Logic and the Law of Siege: A Study of the Oxford Guidance on Relief Actions, 95 Int'l L. Stud. 1 (2019).
In terms of human suffering, few military operations have rivaled sieges and comparably harsh legal regimes have governed them. At a time when legal vindication of humanitarian interests in armed conflict is ascendant, ...
Baseline territorial sovereignty and cyberspace
Sean Watts & Theodore Richard, Baseline Territorial Sovereignty and Cyberspace, 22 Lewis & Clark L. Rev. 771 (2018).
The question of how territorial sovereignty operates in the interconnected yet diffuse, virtual yet material, and novel yet ubiquitous realm of cyberspace has proved enormously contentious. State practice in cyberspace ...
Notion of combatancy in cyber warfare
Sean Watts, The Notion of Combatancy in Cyber Warfare, in 2012 4th International Conference on Cyber Conflict: Proceedings 235 (Christian Czosseck, Rain Ottis & Katharina Ziolkowski eds., 2012).
This paper proposes an alternate test for combatant status in cyber warfare focused on State affiliation. Long an important, yet overlooked criterion for combatant status, State affiliation enjoys solid textual support in ...
Autonomous weapons: Regulation tolerant or regulation resistant?
Sean Watts, Autonomous Weapons: Regulation Tolerant or Regulation Resistant?, 30 Temp. Int'l & Comp. L.J. 177 (2016).
This paper applies the author's previously published model for evaluating weapons' susceptibility to attempts to generate international regulations on autonomous weapons. The paper concludes that while autonomous weapon ...
Public international law and cyber incitements to violence
Sean Watts, Public International Law and Cyber Incitements to Violence, in Incitement to Terrorism 22 (Anne F. Bayefsky & Laurie R. Blank eds., 2018).