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Published: 07 June 2007

720 Pages


ISBN: 9780199227686

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The General Principles of EU Law

Second Edition

Takis Tridimas

Oxford European Union Law Library

  • The leading exposition of the 'general principles' of law as developed by the European Court of Justice, of central importance to understanding the application of EU law in practice
  • Includes analysis of the case-law in key areas of EU law not covered elsewhere, including the jurisdiction of the ECJ in human rights matters, and the rules governing remedies for protection of Community rights in national courts
  • Cited by the ECJ and other courts as an authority on the application of general principles

New to this Edition:

  • Fully revised and updated, including analysis of the developments in the Constitutional Treaty
  • A new chapter examines the relationship between the principle proportionality and the definition of EU competence

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