Home > European Union Law

European Union Law

Question: 'The EC does not conform to a rigid separation of powers as may be seen by the traditional 3 arms of state in the UK.'

Answer: The debate about the democratic legitimacy in EC decision making, ignores the basic fact that the community was never intended at it conception, to be a democratic organisation. The concept of democracy...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 65% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 1st | Words: 1773 | References: No | Date written: November, 1997 | Date submitted: February 16, 2009 | Coursework ID: 223

Question: To what extent has the European Court of Justice become a political organ?

Answer: The European Court of Justice (hereafter ECJ) was established in Article 7 of the Treaty of Paris in 1952. It comprises of fifteen judges, one selected by the Government of each Member...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 65% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2427 | References: Yes | Date written: January, 2005 | Date submitted: September 29, 2008 | Coursework ID: 3

Question: Critically discuss the extra-territorial application of the Convention of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms 1950.

Answer: Throughout humanity there is one growing strand of belief that runs through us no matter the race, religion or gender and that is the inviolability of the human person. Aristotle explains this...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 64% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2472 | References: Yes | Date written: January, 2016 | Date submitted: May 27, 2016 | Coursework ID: 975

Question: Examine the law making powers of the Community Institutions and the legal
effects of Community laws.

Answer: The four main EC institutions that will be focussed on in this essay are the Commission, the Council, the European Parliament and the European Court of Justice. While others exist, it is...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 64% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2535 | References: No | Date written: Not available | Date submitted: February 20, 2009 | Coursework ID: 425

Question: Explain what is meant by judicial activism. Was activism on the part of the ECJ ever justified and is it a feature of the ECJ’s current jurisprudence? Use relevant case law to illustrate your answer.

Answer: “Judicial agencies have a peculiar power to enlist obedience and impose control, essentially . . . because they meet a deeply felt and constant need for trustworthy neutrals.” This quote is an...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 64% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 3585 | References: Yes | Date written: Not available | Date submitted: October 19, 2008 | Coursework ID: 107

Question: To what extent has the European Court of Justice become a political organ?

Answer: The European Court of Justice (hereafter ECJ) was established in Article 7 of the Treaty of Paris in 1952. It comprises of fifteen judges, one selected by the Government of each Member...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 64% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2259 | References: No | Date written: Not available | Date submitted: October 13, 2008 | Coursework ID: 34

Question: By what means does the Court of Justice of the European Community ensure the supremacy of Community Law over national law?

Answer: When dealing with a dualist system, as opposed to a monist one, as found in France or Spain, the implementation of European Community law (EC) can sometimes become more difficult. As the...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 63% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 1816 | References: Yes | Date written: Not available | Date submitted: February 20, 2009 | Coursework ID: 372

Question: Discuss the democratic legitimacy of European Community decision making.

Answer: The EC does not conform to a rigid separation of powers as may be seen by the traditional 3 arms of state in the UK. The debate about the democratic legitimacy in...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 63% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 1782 | References: No | Date written: Not available | Date submitted: February 20, 2009 | Coursework ID: 366

Question: 'There is almost universal agreement that the EU suffers from a democratic deficit. Yet, beyond that, regarding the nature of the deficit, or the steps that might be taken to remedy it, the consensus ends.' (Sionaidh Douglas-Scott, Constitutional Law of the European Union p129)

Critically evaluate the above statement in the context of EC law making, paying particular attention to past and potential reforms of the EC Treaty.

Answer: Article 6 of the Treaty on European Union claims that the Union is built upon a principle of democracy, in assessing this claim it important to understand what is meant by this...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 63% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2462 | References: Yes | Date written: Not available | Date submitted: October 18, 2008 | Coursework ID: 105

Question: Describe the composition and role of the European Court of Justice and evaluate the importance of European Union Law for the English Legal System.

Answer: The aim of this essay is, firstly‚ to illustrate the composition and role of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) and secondly, to assess the significance of European Law for the English...


Read more of the answer →

Details: - Mark: 62% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2687 | References: No | Date written: Not available | Date submitted: February 20, 2009 | Coursework ID: 365


Page 4 of 5« 1 2 3 45 »

New user?

Registering is fast
and easy

Welcome back

Gain access

  1. Register with us
  2. Pay for instant access
  3. Or submit 3 pieces
    of your work for
    free access

Categories

Adobe Reader is required to access all coursework & essays. (pdf)
PayPal handles payments on our behalf. All major credit cards and currencies accepted.
A PayPal account is not nessesary.