Contents: Preface; List of abbreviations; Table of cases; 1. Introduction; 2. Interpretation of texts; 3. Legal personality; 4. Membership and representation; 5. Non-judicial organs of organizations; 6. Acts of non-judicial organs: their legal effect; 7. Acts of non-judicial organs: the doctrine of ultra vires; 8. Judicial organs; 9. The internal law: employment relations; 10. Privileges and immunities; 11. Financing; 12. Responsibility to and of international organizations; 13. The liability of member states vis-a-vis third parties; 14. Amendment of constitutions; 15. Dissolution and succession; 16. The peaceful settlement of disputes; Index.