Web-Companion Essential EU Law in Text: Suggested solutions to the exercises

Please find hereinafter the suggested solutions to the 64 exercises contained in the book "Tobler/Beglinger, Essential EU Law in Text, 5th edition, HVG-ORAC 2020, ISBN 978-963-258-490-4".  To give you an idea how the exercises in the book are phrased, they have been added for the first three instances. Any comments or feedback are welcome.

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The nature of the EU and EU law – Exercise 8

Page: 49 Chapter: Part 1, E. IV. 8.

Suggested solution:

Given that the direct effect of a provision of a directive can only be relied on against the state, the meaning of this term is particularly important in this context. The Court has coined a broad definition of the meaning of “state” in Foster.

[Relevant Charts: Chapter 6, in particular Chart 6/6]



Published: 13 July 2010