JEAN MONNET CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE COURSE: EU INTERNAL MARKET LAW

Prof. dr. sc. Iris Goldner Lang, LL.M. (LSE)

Prof. dr. sc. Tamara Perišin, MJur (Oxon)

 

VIsiting professors in 2018/19:

Judge Marko Ilešič, Court of Justice of the European Union

Prof. Takis Tridimas, King's College London

 

Unit 1 – Introduction: political, social and economic backround of the internal market

Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018, 10.00, Ćirilometodska 4, classroom no. IV.

Objectives: understanding the economic, social and political backgroud of the EU intermal market: differentiating the four fundamental freedoms; identifying types of obstacles to the movement of goods.
 
Reading:
- Handout

21/79 C v. Italy - facts, paras 14, 15, 21

- 112/84 Humblot - facts, paras 12-16

 

Unit 2 - Free movement of goods I

Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018, 10.00, Ćirilometodska 4, classroom no. IV.

Learning objectives: 

To differentiate non-peculiary and pecuniary restrictions to the free movement of goods; To understand and distinguish the concepts of "quantitative restrictions", "measures having equivalent effect to quantitative restrictions", "distinctly applicable measures", "indistinctly applicable measures", "product requirements", "selling arrangements", "arrangements for use", "measures significantly hindering market access". To understand the reasons which lead to the development of the mutual recognition principle and its consequences. To understand the limits of national regulatory autonomy.

 

Reading:

- handout (distributed in class)

relevant Treaty Articles

8/74 Dassonville

- 120/78 Cassis de Dijon

- C-145/88 Torfaen

- C-267/91 & C-268/91 Keck

Opinion of Advocate General Kokott in Mickelsson and Roos

 

S. Weatherill, The Road to Ruin: "Restrictions on use" and the ciricular lifecycle of Article 34 TFEU

 

- books (listed in the alternative):

- T. Perišin, Free Movement of Goods and Limits of Regulatory Autonomy in the EU and WTO, T.M.C. Asser Press, The Hague, 2008, p. 17-42.

- C. Barnard, The Substantive Law of the EU, OUP, Oxford; Chapters on non-fiscal measures: Quantitative restrictions and measures having equivalent effect; on Article 34 TFEU and certain selling arrangements;

- P. Craig and G. de Burca, EU Law, OUP, Oxford, chapters on the free movement of goods (quantitative restrictions and measures having equivalent effect);

- Wyatt and Dashwood's European Union Law, Sweet and Maxwell, London, chapters on the free movement of goods (quantitative restrictions and measures having equivalent effect) ;

 

Unit 3 - Guest speaker - PLEASE NOTICE THE CHANGE OF TIME AND VENUE

Tuesday, 30 October, 17.00, Faculty of Law, Trg Republike Hrvatske 14, Faculty Council Room (Vijećnica), 2nd floor to the left

Judge Marko Ilešič

Court of Justice of the European Union

 

The functioning of the CJEU and its case-law in the field of internal market – an insider’s view

 

30 October 2018, 17.00 

Faculty of Law, Trg Republike Hrvatske 14, Faculty Council Room (Vijećnica), 2nd floor to the left

 

Unit 4 - Free Movement of Goods II 

Wednesday, 31 Oct 2018, 10.00, Ćirilometodska 4, classroom no. IV 

Learning objectives: To understand the system for justifying measures caught by Art. 34 TFEU - legitimate interests in protecting consumers, environment, fundamental rights. To understand the difference between justifications contained in Article 36 TFEU and mandatory requirements and to be able to invoke the correct type of justification in a particular case. To understand levels of proportionality assessment.

 

Reading:

- handout (distributed in class)

 

- C-470/93 Mars

- C-2/90 Commission v Belgium, “Walloon Waste”

     - Compare Walloon Waste with the US Supreme Court decision in Philadelphia v. New Jersey, 437 US 617, 1978

     - Also compare Walloon Waste with a new CJEU case on (arguably) distinctly applicable measures and environmental protection C-204/12 Essent v Belgium

- AG Jacobs in Preussen Elektra, paras 224-238

C-112/00 Eugen Schmidberger

- AG Maduro in Leppik, paras 23-32

 

- T. Perišin, Free Movement of Goods and Limits of Regulatory Autonomy in the EU and WTO, T.M.C. Asser Press, The Hague, 2008, p. 42-79, (Algoritam link).

 

Units 5 - Positive integration in the EU - competences, subsidiarity, proportionality

Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018, 10.00, Ćirilometodska 4, classroom no. IV.

Learning objectives: To understand the principles of conferred competences, subsidiarity and proportionality. To understand the competences of the EC in regulating the internal market and the importance of selecting the proper one.

 

Reading:

- handout 

- C-300/89 Titanium Dioxide

C-376/98 Tobacco Advertising - pay special attention to the Court's analysis (starting after para 75)

C-398/13 P - Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and Others v Commission

 

- books (listed in the alternative):

- T. Perišin, Free Movement of Goods and Limits of Regulatory Autonomy in the EU and WTO, T.M.C. Asser Press, The Hague, chapter on competences, subsidiarity and proportionality;

- C. Barnard, The Substantive Law of the EU, OUP, Oxford, chapter on regulating the internal market.

- Wyatt and Dashwood's European Union Law, Sweet and Maxwell

 

 

THERE IS NO CLASS ON 14 NOVEMBER DUE TO THE EXAM WEEK AT THE FACULTY OF LAW

 

Unit 6-  Union Citizenship & Free Movement of Workers 

Wednesday, 21 November 2018, 10.00, Ćrilometodska 4, classroom no. IV

Learning objectives: understand economic and social aspects of free movement of workers in the context of EU internal market; understand direct effect of Art. 45 TFEU; understand territorial scope of Art. 45 TFEU; understand the scope of free movement of workers under Art. 45 TFEU; understand the meaning of the term "worker" in EU law
 
 PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CASES: 
 1) Free Movement of Workers:
 2) Additional materials distributed and/or discussed in class (handouts and pp presentation)
 
 Books (listed in the alternative):
  • P. Craig and G. de Burca, EU Law, OUP, Oxford, 2011; chapter 21, pp. 715-734
  • C. Barnard, The Substantive Law of the EU, OUP, Oxford, 2013.; chapters 8 and 9, pp. 229-303 
 
 Optional reading:
 Transitional arrangements

 

 

Unit 6 (cont.) - Free Movement of Workers  & Unit 7 - Legal Aspects of the EU Financial Crisis

Wednesday, 28 November 2018, 10.00, Ćrilometodska 4, classroom no. IV

Free Movement of Workers

Learning objectives: understand the scope of free movement of workers under Art. 45 TFEU and the meaning of the term "worker" in EU law
 
 PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CASES: 

 

Legal Aspects of the EU Financial Crisis

Learning objectives: Understand the legal implications of the EU financial crisis at the EU level, at Member States level and their interface. Discuss the responses to the EU financial crisis in terms of financial assistance mechanisms and rules. Special focus will be put on the Treaty change, the ESM and the Fiscal Compact. Discuss whether the EU financial crisis is leading towards further integration and/or multi-speed Europe and consider the underlying issue of EU solidarity.

 

PLEASE READ:

 

Unit 8 - Guest speaker - PLEASE NOTICE THE CHANGE OF TIME AND VENUE

Monday, 3 December 2018, 17.30, Trg Republike Hrvatske 14, 2nd floor, Council Room ("Vijecnica")

Prof. Takis Tridimas

King's College London

 

BANKING UNION

TOWARDS THE EU'S DEEPER FINANCIAL INTEGRATION

 

READING MATERIALS

 

Unit 9 - PLEASE NOTICE THE CHANGE OF TIME (WE START AT 9.00!)

Derogations from free movement of workers & EU Citizenship Rights

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 9.00, Ćrilometodska 4, classroom no. IV

Learning objectives: understand the meaning of the terms "public policy", "public security" and "public health" as justifications for national measures which restrict free movement of persons/services; understand the meaning and scope of "public service/official authority" exception.
                                                                                                                                   
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CASES:
 1) Public policy, public security and public health justifications:
 2) Public service/official authority exception
 3) EU Citizenship Rights

 

  • Additional materials will be distributed in class (handouts and pp presentation)
 
- Books (public policy & public security) (listed in the alternative):
  • P. Craig and G. de Burca, EU Law, OUP, Oxford, 2011, 755-760 (public policy, public security, public health derogations)
  • C. Barnard, The Substantive Law of the EU, OUP, Oxford, 2013, 496-537 (derogations, limitations and conditions)
- Books (public service exception) (listed in the alternative):
  • P. Craig and G. de Burca, EU Law, OUP, Oxford, 2011; 734-740 (public service exception)
  • C. Barnard, The Substantive Law of the EU, OUP, Oxford, 2013.; 517-521 (derogations, limitations and conditions)

 

 

Unit 10 - Family reunification of Union Citizens - NOTICE THE CHANGE OF TIME!

Monday, 17 December 2018, 10.00, Ćrilometodska 4, classroom no. IV

Learning objectives:
Understand the status of third-country national family members of EU citizens according to the case-law of the Court of Justice, Treaty provisions and Directive 2004/38 on the right of citizens of the Union and their family members to move and reside freely within the territory of the Member States.
 
  Materials:
  • Additional materials to be distributed in class
 
 PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CASES :
   
 - Books (listed in the alternative):
  • P. Craig and G. de Burca, EU Law, OUP, Oxford, 2003; pp. 739-744
  • C. Barnard, The Substantive Law of the EU, OUP, Oxford, 2005.; pp. 284-290 
                                                                                                                                                

 

 

THERE WILL BE NO CLASSES IN THE WEEKS BETWEEN 24 DECEMBER AND 11 JANUARY!

 

 

Unit 11 - Free Movement of Services and Freedom of Establishment 

Wednesday, 16 January 2019, 10.00, Ćirilometodska 4, classroom no. IV.

Learning objectives: Understand and differentiate the criteria for the application of the provisions on free movement of services and freedom of establishment; understand the concept of proportionality in the context of free movement of services and freedom of establishment; understand the criteria for assessing whether national measures can be used; understanding the phrase "a measure that hinders or makes less attractive"; understanding CJ's balancing between fundamental freedoms and fundamental rights.
 
Reading:                                                                                                                                                     
TREATY ARTICLES:
 
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CASES:
           
 
- Books (listed in the alternative):
- P. Craig and G. de Burca, EU Law, OUP, Oxford, 2011; pp. 764-808
- C. Barnard, The Substantive Law of the EU, OUP, Oxford, 2013.; pp. 304-430                                                                                                                                                      

 

 

 


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