Foster on EU Law by Nigel FosterFoster on EU Law by Nigel Foster

Foster on EU Law

byNigel Foster

Paperback | August 30, 2015

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Nigel Foster provides a concise and clear explanation of EU law, offering an accessible entry point to the subject.Foster on EU Law offers an incisive account of the institutions and procedures of the EU alongside focused analysis of key substantive areas such as free movement of goods and services. This clear two-part structure provides students with a solid foundation in the mechanisms and applications of EUlaw, making it an ideal text for those new to the subject or looking for a concise guide to support further study in the area.This fully updated fifth edition includes extended discussion of key cases, along with new coverage of state aid and expanded coverage of some key areas, including the political context of the EU and EU decision-making.Online Resources:Foster on EU Law is also accompanied by an Online Resource Centre which includes:* An interactive timeline and map of the Europe plus video footage to help improve your understanding of the key facts and developments in the history of the Union* Updates to help you stay on top of new case law and developments post-publication* Exam advice from the author, an experienced lecturer and examiner at UK and European universities, to help you maximise your EU law revision

About The Author

Nigel Foster is LLM Degree Programme Leader at Robert Kennedy College, Zurich, Switzerland and Visiting Professor of European Law, Europa Institut, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany.

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Title:Foster on EU LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:520 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:August 30, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198727593

ISBN - 13:9780198727590

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Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction to the Institutional and Procedural Law of the EU1. The history and constitutional basis of the European Union2. The Union institutions3. The empowerment of the Union: transfer, division, and control of powers4. EU law: sources, forms, and law-making5. Supremacy of EU law6. Ensuring EU laws are effective: remedies and Article 267 TFEU7. The direct jurisdiction of the European Court of JusticePart II: Introduction to the Substantive Law of the EU8. The free movement of goods9. The free movement of persons10. An introduction to European Union competition law and policy11. Sex discrimination law

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"Foster on EU Law presents a very clear and concise introduction to the subject, which is easy to read and understand. For students it is a great first port of call." --Bruce Wardhaugh, University of Manchester