Characteristics of Precedent : The Case Law of the European Court of Justice in Three Dimensions

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Derlén, Mattias; Lindholm, Johan;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Umeå universitet, Juridiska institutionen
  • Subject: CJEU | case law | precedent | network analysis | empirical legal studies | EU-domstolen | rättspraxis | nätverksanalys | empirisk rättsvetenskap | Law (excluding Law and Society) | Juridik (exklusive juridik och samhälle)

The case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) is one of the most important sources of European Union law. However, case law’s role in EU law is not uniform. By empirically studying how the Court uses its own case law as a source of law, we explore th... View more
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