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Complete EU Law

Text, Cases, and Materials

Fifth Edition

Elspeth Berry, Barbara Bogusz, Matthew Homewood, and Sophie Strecker

04 August 2022

ISBN: 9780192846419

728 pages

In Stock


Price: £44.99

Concepts, cases, and commentary combine to stimulate active learning, critical thinking, and perceptive analysis



Complete EU Law offers students a carefully blended combination of the subject's concepts, cases, and commentary. This combination encourages critical thinking, stimulates analysis, and promotes a complete understanding.

  • Clear explanations of the legal concepts that underpin EU law give students a strong base on which to build
  • Extracts from cases and primary materials show at first hand the law at work and will deepen students' understanding
  • Review questions and self-testing tools will help consolidate knowledge and give students the confidence to perform well in assessments
  • Thought-provoking thinking points that ask your students' opinions will develop their analysis and show them how to critically evaluate the law
  • Also available as an e-book with functionality, navigation features, and links that offer extra learning support

New to this edition

  • Chapter 3 analyses the effect of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 and how it repeals the European Communities Act 1972
  • Chapter 3 explains the operation of retained EU law within the UK
  • A new Chapter on Brexit, including discussion of the EU_UK Withdrawal Agreement and the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement
  • Each chapter summary includes relevant points on Brexit and the UK
  • A glossary has been added at the end of the book
  • Fully updated to include other developments in EU law, including many recent cases

About the Author(s)

Elspeth Berry, Reader in Law, Nottingham Trent University, Barbara Bogusz, Lecturer in Law, University of Leicester, Matthew Homewood, Deputy Dean, Nottingham Trent University, and Sophie Strecker, Principal Lecturer in Law, Nottingham Trent University

Table of Contents

    1:The origins of the European Union and EU law
    2:Official institutions of the European Union
    3:Sovereignty and sources of law
    4:Enforcing EU law rights in national courts
    5:Member State liability in damages
    6:Preliminary references
    7:Challenging EU action or inaction
    8:EU liability in damages
    9:Human rights in the EU
    10:Free movement of goods
    11:Free movement of persons
    12:Freedom of establishment and freedom to provide and receive services
    13:Competition law: Article 101 TFEU
    14:Competition law: Article 102 TFEU
    15:Enforcement of EU competition law

Additional Resources

Digital formats and resources
The 5th edition is available for students and institutions to purchase in a variety of formats, and is supported by online resources.
-The e-book offers a mobile experience and convenient access along with functionality tools, navigation features, and links that offer extra learning support: www.oxfordtextbooks.co.uk/ebooks
-The online resources include: a timeline of key developments in the history of the EU, self-test questions with instant feedback, and outline answers to assessment questions, a flashcard glossary of key terms, and figures from the book.

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