Evelyn Ellis and Philippa Watson

in EU Anti-Discrimination Law

Second edition

Published in print November 2012 | ISBN: 9780199698462
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191745904 | DOI:

Series: Oxford European Union Law Library


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In the final chapter conclusions on the present state of equality law are presented. After a brief overview of the evolution of discrimination discussion turns to the pivotal role of the CJEU in the development of equal rights. Finally suggestions are made as to how the existing law on non-discrimination and equality can be strengthened.

Keywords: case law; CJEU; direct effect; supremacy;,exceptions; derogations; age discrimination;., judicial activism; positive action; mainstreaming; individual enforcement

Chapter.  6800 words. 

Subjects: EU Law

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