Scott Hatton

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Name: Scott Hatton
Date registered: 10 December 2015

Latest posts

  1. June 2017 newsletter — 6 June 2017
  2. May 2017 newsletter — 2 May 2017
  3. 2017 IISL/ECSL space law symposium at UN-COPUOS — 26 April 2017
  4. April 2017 newsletter — 1 April 2017
  5. IISL DoS study on Space Resource Mining — 30 March 2017

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Feb 06

Call for Abstracts

Deadline 28 February 2017 This year’s IAC takes place in Adelaide from to September 23-27 and IISL looks forward to welcoming as many of its members as possible to this annual event. IISL would like to invite those members interested in submitting an abstract for any of its technical sessions to do so. The success …

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Jan 27

50 years of the Outer Space Treaty

Fifty years ago, on 27 January 1967, the Outer Space Treaty was opened for signature. As a successful undertaking in international diplomacy, and one that helped foster the global development of outer space as a realm of humankind’s activities, the importance of this event warrants reflection. Many experts in international law believe that the fundamental …

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Jan 26

The History of the International COSPAS-SARSAT Programme

From the IAA-IAF-IISL Advisory Committee on the History of Astronautics (ACHA), a report on the creation of the International COSPAS-SARSAT Programme has been published. The report is now online at the IAF website: www.iafastro.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/COSPAS_Sarsat.pdf Chapter 4 of the report describes in detail the very lengthy negotiations that led to the creation in 1988 of the …

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Jan 12

January 2017 newsletter

The International Institute of Space Law published a newsletter during January 2017. The newsletter is aimed at the IISL membership, keeping those interested in space law informed about the latest news from the Institute and about developments in space law in general. If you have items for the newsletter, please contact the editorial team of …

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Dec 28

Gabriel Lafferranderie (1941-2016)

Gabriel Lafferranderie (born October 10, 1941) passed away 8 December 2016 at the age of 75 years. He graduated from the Toulouse Institute of Political Studies and received the title of Doctor of Law from the Faculty of Law in Toulouse in 1966 for a thesis on the legal regime of satellites. This thesis, and …

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Dec 13

2016 Nandasiri Jasentuliyana Keynote Lecture on Space Law

Each year at the International Astronautical Congress, the Nandasiri Jasentuliyana Keynote Lecture on Space Law is presented. The subject of the keynote in 2016 was Space Law and Diplomacy. It was given by Kai-Uwe Schrogl.

Dec 07

December 2016 newsletter

The International Institute of Space Law published a newsletter during December 2016. The newsletter is aimed at the IISL membership, keeping those interested in space law informed about the latest news from the Institute and about developments in space law in general. If you have items for the newsletter, please contact the editorial team of …

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Dec 02

11th Annual Eilene Galloway Symposium

The International Institute of Space Law (IISL) is holding the 11th Annual Eilene Galloway Symposium on Critical Issues of Space Law. Full details are available at www.gallowaysymposium.com.

Nov 01

November 2016 newsletter

The International Institute of Space Law published a newsletter during November 2016. The newsletter is aimed at the IISL membership, keeping those interested in space law informed about the latest news from the Institute and about developments in space law in general. If you have items for the newsletter, please contact the editorial team of …

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Oct 31

2016 Standing Committee report available

At the meeting of the IISL Board of Directors held at Brighton, United Kingdom, in October 1987, the Board decided to create a standing committee of the Institute to prepare and submit at each annual Colloquium a report on the status of agreements relating to activities in outer space. Download here

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