Sachintha Dias



Sachintha Dias is a DPhil candidate in Public International Law at the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford. His research focuses on implementing the international responsibility of international organisations through domestic courts. Sachintha holds a LL.B from the University of Colombo and BCL and MPhil degrees from the University of Oxford. He currently works as a State Counsel for the Attorney – General’s Department of Sri Lanka.

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Jam v IFC before the D.C. District Court: Forget the Floodgates, there won’t even be a Trickle

A year ago, the US Supreme Court in Jam v International Finance Corporation decided that the immunity granted to International Organizations (IOs) under the US International Organizations Immunities Act (IOIA), was the same “restrictive immunity” granted to states under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act (FSIA). The latter Act denies immunity for claims that are inter alia…

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