Case No. 17

Responsibilities and obligations of States sponsoring persons and entities with respect to activities in the Area (Request for Advisory Opinion submitted to the Seabed Disputes Chamber)

Press Releases

  • ITLOS/Press 147: The Seabed Disputes Chamber of the Tribunal recieves a request for an Advisory Opinion
  • ITLOS/Press 148: Time-limits set for the submission of written statements
  • ITLOS/Press 150: Time-limits extended for the sumbission of written statements
  • ITLOS/Press 151: Filing of written statements
  • ITLOS/Press 152: Public hearing to be held from 14 September 2010
  • ITLOS/Press 160: Seabed Disputes Chamber to deliver its Advisory Opinon on Tuesday, 1 February 2011 at 10:45 a.m.
  • ITLOS/Press 161: Seabed Disputes Chamber renders unanimous advisory opinion in case no. 17


The Seabed Disputes Chamber
The courtroom
President of the Chamber, Judge Tullio Treves
The courtroom
The delegation of the International Seabed Authority
H.E. Mr Nii Odunton, Secretary General of the International Seabed Authority