European Court of Justice


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European Court of Justice:

see Court of Justice of the European UnionCourt of Justice of the European Union,
judicial institution of the European Union (EU). Located in Luxembourg, it was founded in 1958 as the joint court for the three treaty organizations that were consolidated into the European Community (the predecessor of the EU) in 1967.
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Concern about alleged judicial activism at the European Court of Justice brought together participants for a conference at the Maastricht Centre for European Law in October 2011, from which this book arose.
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