Lorand Bartels: The EU’s Human Rights Obligations in Relation to Policies with Extraterritorial Effects

In his Article, Lorand Bartels examines a rarely discussed but extremely important question: Whether states can by their domestic conduct that has extraterritorial effects be responsible for violating the human rights of persons outside their territorial jurisdiction. This article takes as its case study the EU’s external obligations under EU law. 

See also the Reply by Enzo Cannizzaro, and Bartels’s Rejoinder.