The Treaty of Lisbon and the Future of European Law and Policy

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Martin Trybus, Luca Rubini
Edward Elgar Publishing, Jan 1, 2012 - Law - 506 pages
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'After Lisbon the EU has reached a new precarious stage in its development. New institutions have been created and policies reformed. The different chapters of this book cover the most important innovations, while providing a fresh critical assessment
 

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Contents

After the Treaty is before the Treaty
1
PART I Law and governance in the European Union
13
1 Who leads the EU? Competences rivalry and a role for the President of the European Council the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Aff...
15
2 The European Court of Justice after Lisbon
34
the operation of the early warning mechanism
55
de facto creating an EUeconomic government despite the status quo maintained in the Lisbon Treaty?
74
a possible new approach to legitimacy?
97
PART II The powers and nature of the European Union
115
13 The external action of the European Union under the Treaty of Lisbon
239
14 The European Unions new common commercial policy after the Treaty of Lisbon
262
the legal and policy impact of the new competence
285
16 Towards a common defence? Legal foundations after the Lisbon Treaty
305
PART V Justice and criminal policy
323
an examination of Europol
325
18 Options for the development of European criminal law under the Treaty of Lisbon
341
19 The EU immigration and asylum policy in the postLisbon institutional context
355

6 The European Union as a Staatenverbund? The endorsement of the principle of conferral in the Treaty of Lisbon
117
the boundaries of constitutional differentiation and IrishBritishEuro relations after the Treaty of Lisbon
133
are newforms of governance the same as good governance?
146
the interpretation and meaning of the principle after Lisbon
160
PART III The Charter of Fundamental Rights
179
10 The Charter of Fundamental Rights as a set of constitutional principles
181
11 The Charter of Fundamental Rights in the Treaty on European Union
200
12 EU human rights protection after Lisbon
220
PART IV External action and policy
237
PART VI Economic governance
379
anything new after Lisbon?
381
21 Changing the competition regime without altering the Treatys chapter on competition?
398
22 Services of General Economic Interest postLisbon
413
the rise of solidarity rights?
436
Bibliography
455
Index
489
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Martin Trybus is Professor of European Law and Policy and Director of the Institute of European Law at University of Birmingham. He has been involved in many studies of the OECD, the European Commission and the European Defence Agency on matters of public procurement and the European armaments market. He currently serves on the Procurement Review Board of the European Space Agency and is the legal expert on a team led by RAND Europe providing advice and research for the European Commission on the transposition and implementation of the Defence and Security Procurement.

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