Contractual litigation before the EU courts the interplay between national and EU laws /

Article 272 TFEU provides the General Court with the jurisdiction to hear contractual disputes between the EU and its counterparties. While largely ignored by academic literature, the litigation based on this provision nonetheless includes several interesting features, and notably the application by...

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Main Authors: Prek Miro
Lefèvre Silvère
Format: Article
Published: 2016
Series:Acta Universitatis Szegediensis : acta juridica et politica 79
Kulcsszavak:Jogtudomány
Online Access:http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/53934
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Summary:Article 272 TFEU provides the General Court with the jurisdiction to hear contractual disputes between the EU and its counterparties. While largely ignored by academic literature, the litigation based on this provision nonetheless includes several interesting features, and notably the application by the EU Courts of the national law elected by the parties to govern their contractual relationships. Yet this adjudication based on national law takes place within the framework of the EU law that governs the jurisdiction of the EU Courts and the procedure before them. This contribution examines how national and EU laws interact in the course of this specific type of litigation.
Physical Description:513-525
ISBN:978-963-306-479-5
ISSN:0324-6523