Termination of the Proceedings by the Applicant
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paragraph 351 in volume 3, chapter 25, Termination of Proceedings

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In proceedings introduced by application, including incidental proceedings introduced by application, the applicant may at any time inform the Court in writing that it is not going on with the proceedings. That brings Article 89 of the Rules into play.

Concerning the circumstances in which the respondent will be regarded as having taken a step in the proceedings, so that the discontinuance will come within the scope of paragraph 2, in the French Nationals in Egypt case, the appointment of an agent…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “Termination of the Proceedings by the Applicant”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 17 January 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-5992_rose_COM_0351>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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