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A to Z is a collection of resources for Ethiopian's legal profession, students, academics and the public. These links have been collected so that users with an interest in the law and Ethiopia may be able to access the Ethiopian legal information they require more quickly. The site is organized simply into an alphabetical list of law subjects. This link is a very helpful source for students who want to study online as teaching materials written by different university teachers under the sponsorship of Justice and Legal System Research Institute are included in the list. Moreover, Training materials prepared by different Proffessionals under the sponsorship of Federal Justice Organs Professionals Training Centerare also in our list. 


Abstract While WTO laws are international treaties and hence part of international law, they were not as such regarded as they are found in that corpus. As a result, the role of other public international law within the WTO dispute settlement is not yet clear. In that whether, the dispute settlement body of the WTO in deciding cases would consult the rules and principles of other public international laws is not well articulated. The paper will examine the applicability of other international laws in the…
አለም ዐቀፍ፣ የግልግል የዕርቅና የሽምግልና ተግባራት መሠረታዊ አላማ፣ ከተለያዩ  ሀገራት ዜጐች ወይም ኩባንያዎች ጋር የንግድ ግንኙነት በመሠረቱ ወገኖች መካከል የሚያጋጥም የንግድ አለመግባባትን ከመደበኛው የፍርድ ሂደት ወይም ሥነ-ሥርዓት ውጪ በገላጋዮች፣ በአስታራቂዎች ወይም በሽምጋዮች እንደተዋዋይ ወገኖች ፍላጐት ለመፍታት ጥረት የሚደረግበት አለም ዓቀፋዊ ይዘት ያለውን አሠራር ለማስፈን ነው፡፡ ግልግሉ፣ አስታራቂነቱ ወይም ሽምግልናው ውጤት…
The law has provided for certain conditions which need to be fulfilled for the conclusion of a valid marriage. In addition to stipulating conditions, it also provides the chance for certain group of persons to oppose and therefore prevent the conclusion of marriage which does not fulfill the necessary conditions.…
As discussed earlier, marriage is an institution to be entered into with the full and free consent of the parties. This assertion suggests that it is primarily the parties themselves who will have a say on whether they should be joined by matrimony or not. However, from our discussion on…
Essential conditions for validity of marriage pertain to biological, psychological and sociological factors. The biological factors relate to age, sex and state of health of the future spouses, whereas the psychological factor relates to the freedom of will of the parties. On the other hand, the sociological aspect pertains to…
Betrothal In earlier times, before two persons conclude marriage, they would go through the process of betrothal. Mainly the betrothal was concluded between the parents of the future spouses. Betrothal is defined under article 560 of the civil code as a contract between the members of two families that a…
There is no generally accepted definition of family law. ‘Family law is usually seen as the law governing the relationship between children and parents, and between adults in close emotional relationships’. Many areas of law can have an impact on family life: tax laws, immigration laws as well as insurance…
ፎረንሲክ ፖቶሎጂ ወይም የአስክሬን ምርመራ የአንድን ሰው አሟሟት በአጋጣሚ፣ ራስን ማጥፋት፣ በተፈጥሮ ወይም በሰው እጅ የሞተ መሆኑን የሚገልጽ የፎረንሲክ ሳይንስ ጥበብ ነው፡፡ ፎረንሲክ ሳይንስ የተጀመረው ከክርስቶስ ልደት በፊት በ44ኛ ዓመት ዓለም ነበር፡፡ በወቅቱም ትልቅ ስምና ዝና የነበራቸውን የንጉሳውያን ቤተሰቦች አሟሟት ለማጣራት ነበር የተጀመረው፡፡ የፎረንሲክ ፓቶሎጂ መጀመርና በብዙ ሰዎች መለመድ በመቻሉ…
Putting the Conflict in Perspective Multi-ethnic societies can survive only if all respective groups within the polity feel themselves as winners. One of the most contested issues in the public discourse of Ethiopian politics remains the difficulty one gets in interpreting state failure in the twentieth century. While there is…
The Era of Written Constitutions If a constitution is intended to be a document enjoying a wide degree of popular accep­tance which in turn helps to convey legitimacy on the public authority and guides the exercise of power along the lines which the constitution lays down, then none of the…
Ethiopian history dates back to the tenth century BC or at least official records take it to the Axumite civilization (first century AD to 1150). There is no iota of doubt that Ethiopia is the birthplace of mankind. With the discovery ofDinknesh(wonderful), otherwise known by herferenginame as ‘Lucy’ in 1974,…
Pursuant to Art. 2179 of the Ethiopian civil code, we find two sources of representation:  the agreement of the parties or by law. In most cases, the authority to represent a person on a transaction with a third person emanates from the agreement of the parties and seldom, when the…

INTRODUCTION This short paper which is divided into two main parts, an introduction and a conclusion, aims to discuss the issue of corporal punishment on children with special emphasis given to a criminal case decided by a court in Ethiopia in 2012. The first part concerns itself with the events…

የወንጀል ቅጣት አወሳሰን መመሪያ መሰረት ቅጣት የሚወሰንበት ሁኔታ በሰንጠረዡ መሰረት ቅጣትን ለመወሰን በመጀመሪያ የሚነሳው መሰረታዊ ጥያቄ በዚህ ሰንጠረዥ መሰረት ቅጣትን እንዴት እንወስናለን የሚለው ነው፡፡ ማለትም፣ መነሻ ቅጣት እንዴት እንወስናለን? በማክበጃዎች መሰረት እንዴት እንወስናለን ? በማቅለያዎች መሰረት እንዴት እንወስናለን ? የሚሉት ናቸው፡፡ የወንጀል ደረጃዎችን እንደወንጀሉ ከባድነት መለየት በወንጀል ሕጉ አንቀጽ 88(2)…

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