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The Coexistence of Genetically Modified and Non-genetically Modified Agriculture in Canada: A Courtroom Drama

Jane Matthews Glenn

in The Regulation of Genetically Modified Organisms: Comparative Approaches

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199542482
eISBN:
9780191594342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542482.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Canada approved GM canola for unconfined release in 1995, but it did so without open and informed debate about the problems of coexistence of GM and non-GM agriculture, and without a regulatory ... More


Cases

Giacinto della Cananea and Roberto Caranta

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Part III is at the heart of the ‘common core’ methodology employed in this research. It is based on a group of hypothetical cases discussed with national experts, in order to ascertain whether they ... More


A ‘Common Core’ Research on Government Liability in Tort: A Comparative Introduction

Giacinto della Cananea

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter looks at government liability in tort as an entry point for the whole comparative research on European administrative laws. The chapter is in four parts. It first illustrates the main ... More


… And the Lawyerly: Liability and Government Compensation

Michael R. Powers

in Acts of God and Man: Ruminations on Risk and Insurance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153676
eISBN:
9780231527057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153676.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Liability insurance premiums in the United States are extremely costly for many commercial policyholders, and at times, availability crises have arisen in lines such as pollution liability, general ... More


The Principles Governing Public Authority Liability in Poland

Marek Wierzbowski, Marek Grzywacz, Joanna Róg Dyrda, and Katarzyna Ziółkowska

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Before 1989, Polish courts in some cases affirmed the liability of the State on the basis of existing legislative provisions. After 1989, the Constitution admits administrative liability in very ... More


Constitutional Principles and Judicial Remedies in Switzerland

Thierry Tanquerel

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In Switzerland, the law concerning the liability in tort of public authorities is complex, due to the federal structure of government, and it is still evolving. Until twenty years or so ago, the ... More


Hungary, Poland, and Romania

Giacinto della Cananea

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter compares the respective answers of the Hungarian, Polish, and Romanian systems of administrative liability. It begins by noting that after 1989, all such countries modified their ... More


France, Italy, and Spain

Jean-Bernard Auby

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter compares the respective answers that are provided by the French, Italian, and Spanish systems of administrative liability at two levels. The first one concerns the foundations of present ... More


Public Authority Liability in Romania

Roxana Vornicu

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The Romanian regime for administrative liability has much in common with other systems of continental Europe. There is no immunity for public authorities. This is excluded by the Constitution, by way ... More


France and the United Kingdom

Carol Harlow

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter compares the respective answers of the English and French systems of administrative liability within a wider comparative study that focuses on outcomes. The chapter is in three parts. It ... More


Constitutional Foundations of Government Liability in Spain

Eva Maria Nieto Garrido

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In Spain, the Civil Code has long been the basis of the liability of administrative authorities, and the Constitution has reaffirmed it by way of a general principle of damages liability. The ... More


Public Authority Liability in Hungary: Constitutional Principles and Judicial Remedies

Lilla Berkes

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In Hungary, government liability in tort was affected by the constitutional change that occurred after 1989. A new provision clearly stating government liability replaced the old one. A public body ... More


Austria, Germany, and Switzerland

Angela Ferrari Zumbini and Otto Pfersmann

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter intends to shed light on commonalities and distinctive features of public authority liability in Austria, Germany, and Switzerland. In the first part, background commonalities and ... More


The Liability of Public Administration: A Special Regime between Formal Requirements and Substantial Goals

Fulvio Cortese

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

At the end of the nineteenth century, Italian courts constructed government liability in narrow terms, excluding it whenever government took acts of imperium. Article 28 of the Constitution deviates ... More


The System of Public Authority Liability in Germany

Ferdinand Wollenschläger and Johannes Stapf

in Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The foundations of the present law in Germany can be succinctly stated as follows. First, a provision on public authority liability may be found in the constitution (the Grundgesetz) as well as in ... More


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