The principle of equality as a transnational principle

Bidragets oversatte titel: Ligebehandlingsprincippet som transnationalt princip

Natalie Videbæk Munkholm, Christian Højer Schjøler

Publikation: Bidrag til bog/antologi/rapport/konference-proceedingBidrag til bog/antologiForskningpeer review

Resumé

Kapitlet handler om ligebehandlingsprincippet som en retskilde i EU-retten. Anvendeligheden af princippet som fortolkningsbaggrund diskuteres i forhold til den transnationale baggrund ud fra medlemsstaternes fælles forfatningsmæssige traditioner. Det diskuteres, om princippet kan stå alene og derigennem anfægte og tilmed tilsidesætte medlemsstaternes regulering.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelTransnationalisation and Legal Actors : Legitimacy in Question
RedaktørerBettina Lehrmann Kristiansen, Katarina Mitkidis, Louise Munkholm, Lauren Neumann, Cécile Paladiaux
ForlagRoutledge
Publikationsdatojun. 2019
Sider173-186
Kapitel12
ISBN (Trykt)9781138346970
ISBN (Elektronisk)9780429437151
DOI
StatusUdgivet - jun. 2019
BegivenhedINTRAlaw workshop Kaløvig 2017 - Kaløvig Center, Danmark
Varighed: 22. jun. 201723. jun. 2017

Workshop

WorkshopINTRAlaw workshop Kaløvig 2017
LokationKaløvig Center
LandDanmark
Periode22/06/201723/06/2017
NavnGlobalization: Law and Policy

Fingeraftryk

equality
Law
legal positivism
source of law
court of justice
state law
international law
legitimacy
interpretation
learning

Citer dette

Munkholm, N. V., & Højer Schjøler, C. (2019). The principle of equality as a transnational principle. I B. Lehrmann Kristiansen, K. Mitkidis, L. Munkholm, L. Neumann, & C. Paladiaux (red.), Transnationalisation and Legal Actors: Legitimacy in Question (s. 173-186). Routledge. Globalization: Law and Policy https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429437151-13
Munkholm, Natalie Videbæk ; Højer Schjøler, Christian. / The principle of equality as a transnational principle. Transnationalisation and Legal Actors: Legitimacy in Question. red. / Bettina Lehrmann Kristiansen ; Katarina Mitkidis ; Louise Munkholm ; Lauren Neumann ; Cécile Paladiaux. Routledge, 2019. s. 173-186 (Globalization: Law and Policy).
@inbook{267556df6b0545ca986a4e4d72e036d1,
title = "The principle of equality as a transnational principle",
abstract = "The chapter presents the shortcomings of the principle of equality as a source of European Union (EU) law and discusses these shortcomings in light of the origin and development of the principle as a transnational phenomenon.The equality principle has been developed by the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) with reference to the common constitutional traditions of Member States and international law instruments. Elevating a principle found in some Member States to a general binding EU law principle can be viewed as the phenomenon of creating supranational law based on transnational principles. The chapter analyses the national transposition and implementation of a legal principle created through this process. The chapter examines resistance in transposition as a question of the procedural and substantive legitimacy of a supranational rule based on transnational principles. This is then interpreted in light of the theory of critical legal positivism. The theory gives insights into the possible interrelations between the application of a norm and the legal culture of the legal actors, which can act as a learning point for future developments in supranational EU law on the basis of transnational principles. The use of a principle of equality can be portrayed in a number of contexts. The chapter will use the principle as a freestanding principle challenging national acts. The chapter defines ‘principle’, as an unwritten rule or basic consideration recognized as a common interpretation vehicle. A principle, in this understanding, has a legal content of its own, and can function as a source of law.",
author = "Munkholm, {Natalie Videb{\ae}k} and {H{\o}jer Schj{\o}ler}, Christian",
year = "2019",
month = "6",
doi = "10.4324/9780429437151-13",
language = "English",
isbn = "9781138346970",
series = "Globalization: Law and Policy",
publisher = "Routledge",
pages = "173--186",
editor = "{Lehrmann Kristiansen}, Bettina and Mitkidis, {Katarina } and Louise Munkholm and Lauren Neumann and C{\'e}cile Paladiaux",
booktitle = "Transnationalisation and Legal Actors",
address = "United Kingdom",

}

Munkholm, NV & Højer Schjøler, C 2019, The principle of equality as a transnational principle. i B Lehrmann Kristiansen, K Mitkidis, L Munkholm, L Neumann & C Paladiaux (red), Transnationalisation and Legal Actors: Legitimacy in Question. Routledge, Globalization: Law and Policy, s. 173-186, INTRAlaw workshop Kaløvig 2017, Danmark, 22/06/2017. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429437151-13

The principle of equality as a transnational principle. / Munkholm, Natalie Videbæk; Højer Schjøler, Christian.

Transnationalisation and Legal Actors: Legitimacy in Question. red. / Bettina Lehrmann Kristiansen; Katarina Mitkidis; Louise Munkholm; Lauren Neumann; Cécile Paladiaux. Routledge, 2019. s. 173-186 (Globalization: Law and Policy).

Publikation: Bidrag til bog/antologi/rapport/konference-proceedingBidrag til bog/antologiForskningpeer review

TY - CHAP

T1 - The principle of equality as a transnational principle

AU - Munkholm, Natalie Videbæk

AU - Højer Schjøler, Christian

PY - 2019/6

Y1 - 2019/6

N2 - The chapter presents the shortcomings of the principle of equality as a source of European Union (EU) law and discusses these shortcomings in light of the origin and development of the principle as a transnational phenomenon.The equality principle has been developed by the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) with reference to the common constitutional traditions of Member States and international law instruments. Elevating a principle found in some Member States to a general binding EU law principle can be viewed as the phenomenon of creating supranational law based on transnational principles. The chapter analyses the national transposition and implementation of a legal principle created through this process. The chapter examines resistance in transposition as a question of the procedural and substantive legitimacy of a supranational rule based on transnational principles. This is then interpreted in light of the theory of critical legal positivism. The theory gives insights into the possible interrelations between the application of a norm and the legal culture of the legal actors, which can act as a learning point for future developments in supranational EU law on the basis of transnational principles. The use of a principle of equality can be portrayed in a number of contexts. The chapter will use the principle as a freestanding principle challenging national acts. The chapter defines ‘principle’, as an unwritten rule or basic consideration recognized as a common interpretation vehicle. A principle, in this understanding, has a legal content of its own, and can function as a source of law.

AB - The chapter presents the shortcomings of the principle of equality as a source of European Union (EU) law and discusses these shortcomings in light of the origin and development of the principle as a transnational phenomenon.The equality principle has been developed by the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) with reference to the common constitutional traditions of Member States and international law instruments. Elevating a principle found in some Member States to a general binding EU law principle can be viewed as the phenomenon of creating supranational law based on transnational principles. The chapter analyses the national transposition and implementation of a legal principle created through this process. The chapter examines resistance in transposition as a question of the procedural and substantive legitimacy of a supranational rule based on transnational principles. This is then interpreted in light of the theory of critical legal positivism. The theory gives insights into the possible interrelations between the application of a norm and the legal culture of the legal actors, which can act as a learning point for future developments in supranational EU law on the basis of transnational principles. The use of a principle of equality can be portrayed in a number of contexts. The chapter will use the principle as a freestanding principle challenging national acts. The chapter defines ‘principle’, as an unwritten rule or basic consideration recognized as a common interpretation vehicle. A principle, in this understanding, has a legal content of its own, and can function as a source of law.

U2 - 10.4324/9780429437151-13

DO - 10.4324/9780429437151-13

M3 - Book chapter

SN - 9781138346970

T3 - Globalization: Law and Policy

SP - 173

EP - 186

BT - Transnationalisation and Legal Actors

A2 - Lehrmann Kristiansen, Bettina

A2 - Mitkidis, Katarina

A2 - Munkholm, Louise

A2 - Neumann, Lauren

A2 - Paladiaux, Cécile

PB - Routledge

ER -

Munkholm NV, Højer Schjøler C. The principle of equality as a transnational principle. I Lehrmann Kristiansen B, Mitkidis K, Munkholm L, Neumann L, Paladiaux C, red., Transnationalisation and Legal Actors: Legitimacy in Question. Routledge. 2019. s. 173-186. (Globalization: Law and Policy). https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429437151-13