The Private Military Company ("PMC") is a relatively new and growing phenomenon. An urgent and ongoing problem facing courts and policy makers is the accountability of PMCs. This article proposes new approaches to developing accountability by examining the potential of two well-established doctrines: command responsibility and state responsibility.
|Number of pages||35|
|Journal||Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
Maogoto, J. N., & SHEEHY, B. (2009). Private Military Companies & International Law: Building New Ladders of Legal Accountability & Responsibility. Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution, 11(1), 99-132.