This is the United Kingdom national report for the FIDE XXV Congress on the 'Protection of Fundamental Rights Post-Lisbon'. The national report consist of answers from a UK perspective to questions posed by the general rapporteur on the following general topics: Nature and scope of fundamental rights protected; Horizontal Effect and Collision of rights; Consequences of the entry into force of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights; Consequences of the accession of the EU to the ECHR; The future of fundamental rights protection, national and European, in the EU as an ‘area of fundamental rights’.
|Publisher||University of Edinburgh, School of Law, Working Papers|
|Number of pages||47|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
- Charter of Fundamental Rights
- Fundamental Rights in the UK
- horizontal effect
- accession EU to the ECHR