Special Issue: Extraterritoriality of EU law and human rights after Lisbon: the case of trade and public procurement

Velluti, Samantha and Tzevelekos, Vassilis, eds. (2018) Special Issue: Extraterritoriality of EU law and human rights after Lisbon: the case of trade and public procurement. Europe and the World: A Law Review. ISSN 2399-2875

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This Special Issue comprises selected papers presented at a two-day workshop on the theme of extraterritoriality, human rights and the European Union (EU) after the entry into force of the 2009 Treaty of Lisbon, held at the University of Sussex School of Law in July 2017 with the participation of EU law and international human rights law scholars and practitioners from the United Kingdom (UK) and Europe. The workshop explored a variety of questions concerning, inter alia, the human rights obligations of the EU in relation to its external action, the justiciability within the EU order of extraterritorial human rights violations, the extraterritorial conduct of the EU, and the reach of its policies and laws from the perspectives of international and EU law. These questions remain central to the papers included in this Special Issue, which focuses on two broad areas of EU law, namely trade and public procurement. This Special Issue does not intend to provide a comprehensive account of the issues raised by extraterritoriality, human rights and the EU but rather, and more modestly, the aim is to contribute to the debate on the extraterritorial effects produced by the laws and conduct of the EU, while recognising that there is space, and indeed need, for further and more systematic research in this area.

Item Type: Edited Special Journal Issue
Keywords: Public procurement, EU law, International law, Extraterritoriality, Jurisdiction, Human rights, International trade
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Law
Research Centres and Groups: Sussex European Institute
Subjects: K Law
K Law > KJ Europe
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Depositing User: Samantha Velluti
Date Deposited: 07 Nov 2018 15:15
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2018 15:15
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/80028
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