Hague Convention


Hague Convention

The Hague Convention(s) may refer to:

* Hague Conventions (1899 and 1907), among the first formal statements of the laws of war and war crimes in international law
* International Opium Convention, the first international drug control treaty, sometimes referred to as the Hague Convention of 1912
* Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict (signed 14 May 1954)
* Hague Conference on Private International Law, the preeminent organisation in the area of private international law from the early 1900s through the present day
** Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents, signed on October 5, 1961
** Hague Convention on Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters, signed in 1971
*Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, ratified on 25 October 1980
*Hague Convention on the Law Applicable to Trusts and on their Recognition, signed on 1 July 1985
* Hague Convention 1996, a convention on jurisdiction, recognition, enforcement and in respect of parental responsibility and the protection of children

ee also

*List of Hague Conventions on Private International Law


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