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The Advocate General and EC Law

Noreen Burrows and Rosa Greaves

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199299003
eISBN:
9780191715037
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299003.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The prominence of the Advocate General is one of the most distinctive and controversial features of the European Court of Justice. The Advocate General and EC Law is the first comprehensive study of ... More


Silencing the Demon's Advocate: The Strategy of Descartes' Meditations

Ronald Rubin

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758161
eISBN:
9780804779661
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758161.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This book attempts to explain The Meditations (1641), a classic of Western philosophy in which Descartes tries to reach a predetermined end (“perfect certainty”) by means of a definite method (“the ... More


The Influence of Holland

J. L. Price

in Holland and the Dutch Republic in the Seventeenth Century: The Politics of Particularism

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203834
eISBN:
9780191676000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203834.003.0017
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Holland's effective power within the Dutch Republic was much greater than this formal position might suggest. The size of its population, its wealth, and perhaps also its internal cohesion, gave ... More


Continuity and Change in EU Law: Essays in Honour of Sir Francis Jacobs

Anthony Arnull, Piet Eeckhout, and Takis Tridimas (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199219032
eISBN:
9780191711862
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219032.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This book commemorates the career of Sir Francis Jacobs KCMG QC, who served as British Advocate General at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg from October 1988 until January 2006. This ... More


The Birth of the Biblical Repertory

Paul C. Gutjahr

in Charles Hodge: Guardian of American Orthodoxy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199740420
eISBN:
9780199894703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740420.003.0016
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Chapter Sixteen provides an overview of early nineteenth century American publishing. Hodge adopted quickly to the growth of publishing in the United States, and in 1825 he began a quarterly ... More


A Sense of Mission

Paul C. Gutjahr

in Charles Hodge: Guardian of American Orthodoxy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199740420
eISBN:
9780199894703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740420.003.0020
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Chapter twenty is an account of how Hodge returned from Europe a changed man. Full of confidence and new ideas, Hodge gave himself to educational reform and missions in the years immediately after ... More


Harvard

James Dempsey

in The Tortured Life of Scofield Thayer

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049267
eISBN:
9780813050096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049267.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Thayer entered Harvard in 1909. His education began somewhat unimpressively with C grades on essays, but by his final year he was doing well enough to receive a scholarship. He became involved with ... More


Introduction

Noreen Burrows and Rosa Greaves

in The Advocate General and EC Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199299003
eISBN:
9780191715037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299003.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This introductory chapter begins with a brief discussion of the primary purpose of the book, which is to study the Advocate General in the European Court of Justice of the European Communities. ... More


The first Advocate General, Maurice Lagrange *

Rosa Greaves

in The Advocate General and EC Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199299003
eISBN:
9780191715037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299003.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Maurice Lagrange was appointed Advocate General in 1953 and retired in 1964. He delivered over 60 Opinions in a period of 10 years, covering a wide range of issues. This chapter focuses on the ... More


Walter van Gerven and the principle of equal treatment of men and women

Noreen Burrows

in The Advocate General and EC Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199299003
eISBN:
9780191715037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299003.003.0005
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter focuses on Advocate General Walter van Gerven and his contributions to the principle of equal treatment of men and women. Walter van Gerven was Advocate General in the European Court of ... More


Advocate General Jacobs and intellectual property law

Rosa Greaves

in The Advocate General and EC Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199299003
eISBN:
9780191715037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299003.003.0006
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter focuses on Advocate General Francis Jacobs and his contributions to intellectual property law. Jacobs was appointed Advocate General in 1988, at a time when the European Project had just ... More


The Advocates General and the development of the principle of direct effect

Noreen Burrows

in The Advocate General and EC Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199299003
eISBN:
9780191715037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299003.003.0008
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter examines the Opinions of a number of Advocates General in the cases relating to direct effect. Its purpose is to analyse the concept of direct effect from the standpoint of the Advocate ... More


Conclusion

Noreen Burrows and Rosa Greaves

in The Advocate General and EC Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199299003
eISBN:
9780191715037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299003.003.0011
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter presents some concluding thoughts from the authors. It argues that Advocate General is very much involved in the decisions taken by the Court in managing its case-load, and is fully ... More


The Role of the ECJ in the Protection of Fundamental Rights

Antonio Tizzano

in Continuity and Change in EU Law: Essays in Honour of Sir Francis Jacobs

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199219032
eISBN:
9780191711862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219032.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter examines the role of the European Court of Justice in protecting fundamental rights. It shows that the Court's approach in this area developed progressively over several decades and ... More


A Panorama of Two Decades of EU External Relations Law

Piet Eeckhout

in Continuity and Change in EU Law: Essays in Honour of Sir Francis Jacobs

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199219032
eISBN:
9780191711862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219032.003.0018
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter discusses two decades of external relations law, focusing on continuity and change. It considers the evolving external powers of the EU, where the focus will be on the interaction ... More


“Let the Stain of Innocent Blood Be Removed from the Land”: The Military Trial of the Lincoln Conspirators

Edward Steers Jr.

in The Lincoln Assassination: Crime and Punishment, Myth and Memory A Lincoln Forum Book

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232260
eISBN:
9780823240784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232260.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter offers a stout defense of the military tribunal that convened under the supervision of General David Hunter and was prosecuted by Judge Advocate General Holt. In 1865, the District of ... More


Identifying Three Ideal Types

Mick Fryer

in Ethics and Organizational Leadership: Developing a Normative Model

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199590186
eISBN:
9780191724947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199590186.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter draws on empirical data to illustrate three ideal-type ways of thinking about an organizational leader's role in relation to ethics: those of the Company Advocate, the Moral Crusader, ... More


Justice, Scarcity, and Public Accountability for Limits

Norman Daniels and James E. Sabin

in Setting Limits Fairly: Can we learn to share medical resources?

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195149364
eISBN:
9780199865123
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195149364.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Justice requires meeting health care needs fairly under resource constraints, and this, in turn, requires limiting care in a publicly accountable way. According to the Health-Is-Priceless Advocate, ... More


Living Out

Andrew E. Stoner

in The Journalist of Castro Street: The Life of Randy Shilts

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780252042485
eISBN:
9780252051326
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042485.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Shilts comes “out” to his parents and family. Graduating from the University of Oregon, journalism jobs remained elusive for Shilts. Shilts begins work as a freelance writer for The Advocate, later ... More


The Ethical and the Juridical in Reversal of Fortune and Terror’s Advocate

Edward Lamberti

in Performing Ethics Through Film Style: Levinas with the Dardenne Brothers, Barbet Schroeder and Paul Schrader

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474444002
eISBN:
9781474476621
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474444002.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter 5 considers Barbet Schroeder’s English-language American true-life drama Reversal of Fortune (1990) and his French-language political documentary Terror’s Advocate (2007), two films about ... More


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