Tag: EU Law

Articles

Flaminio Costa v ENEL - 1964
5th Jan 2021
Introduction: The claimant, Costa, was an Italian citizen with shares in the Italian electricity supply company Edisonvolta, and he sought......

Peck v UK - 2003
30th Dec 2020
Introduction: Release of CCTV footage of suicidal man breached Article 8 ECHR. The applicant was captured on CCTV as he carried a large knife and was in the process of attempting suicide....

Ireland v United Kingdom (1979-80) 2 EHRR 25
22nd Dec 2020
Introduction: Case Summary of Ireland v United Kingdom (1979-80) 2 EHRR 25. Article 3 of the European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR), freedom from torture....

Prohibition and Misuse of Drugs Act
17th Dec 2020
Introduction: A drug has been described in the Oxford Dictionary as: “a medicine or other substance which has a physiological effect when ingested ......

Debates on the Human Rights Act
11th Dec 2020
Introduction: Human Rights are those rights that are deemed to belong to all individuals by virtue of their humanity. Previously, these rights were referred ......

Right to Environment of Human Right
11th Dec 2020
Introduction: Of late the worldwide society has amplified its alertness on the relationship between environmental dilapidation and human rights abuses.Exercise and enjoyment of Human Rights by all the people is necessary for full development as human beings....

Does the EU Suffer From a Democratic Deficit?
3rd Dec 2020
Introduction: The european union has regularly been accused of suffering from a democratic deficit. If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found......

Charter of Fundamental Rights
3rd Dec 2020
Introduction: This paper seeks to determine what difference the ‘Charter of Fundamental Rights’ makes to the legal protection of fundamental rights of the European Union (EU) under the Treaty of Nice....

The Common Commercial Policy
3rd Dec 2020
Introduction: This essay is an attempt to critique the reform of the common commercial policy under the treaty of Lisbon. It explains the concept of common commercial policy since its evolution to the present treaty of Lisbon,...

Treaty of Lisbon
3rd Dec 2020
Introduction: The Treaty of Lisbon entered into force on 1 December 2009 in accordance with its Article 6 and was ratified by each of the European Union's 27 members....

The Lisbon Treaty
3rd Dec 2020
Introduction: In considering whether the Lisbon Treaty lays the federal debate to rest, or in fact brings us a step closer to a federal Europe, this report first outlines the nature and scope of the Treaty and its development to put this discussion into context....

The Methods of Law Making in the EU
3rd Dec 2020
Introduction: In order to accurately evaluate this statement, this short essay will discuss the political and legal growth of the European Union under......

English European Union Legal System
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Give an account of the main rules of statutory interpretation and illustrate their operation by reference to decided cases....

Parliamentary Sovereignty in the UK after HRA
18th Nov 2020
Introduction: In order to approach this question it is necessary to focus on a variety of issues. In order to determine if parliamentary has been overturned or refined by the Human Rights Act (HRA) 1998...

The Supremacy of European Community Law
11th Nov 2020
Introduction: Critique the impact of the principle of the supremacy of European Community law on the principle of parliamentary sovereignty in the constitution of the United Kingdom....

Supremacy of the European Union Law
11th Nov 2020
Introduction: The Lisbon Treaty is silent about the principle of the supremacy of the European Union law over national law. However, Declaration number 17 was attached to the aforementioned Treaty to this effect....