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Continuity and Change in EU Law: Essays in Honour of Sir Francis Jacobs

Anthony Arnull, Piet Eeckhout, and Takis Tridimas


This book commemorates the career of Sir Francis Jacobs KCMG QC, who served as British Advocate General at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg from October 1988 until January 2006. This collection of essays examines the key developments in EU law over the period that Sir Francis served as Advocate General, one that saw momentous changes in the character of the Union and its legal order. It encompassed the Treaty of Maastricht, which superimposed the Union on the pre-existing European Community, as well as the Treaties of Amsterdam and Nice; the proclamation of the Union's Charter of Fu ... More

Keywords: Sir Francis Jacobs, Advocate General, European Court of Justice, European Union, EU Law, Treaty of Maastricht, Fundamental Rights, Substantive Law, External Relations Law

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Print publication date: 2008 Print ISBN-13: 9780199219032
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2009 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219032.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Anthony Arnull, editor
Professor of European Law and Head of the Birmingham Law School, University of Birmingham

Piet Eeckhout, editor
Professor of European Law and Director, Centre of European Law, King's College London
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Takis Tridimas, editor
Sir John Lubbock Professor of Banking Law, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary, University of London

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PART I Institutional Questions

Part II Fundamental Rights

Part III Internal Market and Economic and Monetary Union

14 Continuity and Change in the Law Relating to Services

David Edward, and Niamh Nic Shuibhne

Part IV External Relations

Part V General Issues

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