Applicable Choice of Law – Lex Mercatoria or Vienna Convention

The ‘Law Merchant’ or lex mercatoria as known in the earliest times and its applicability in the legal sphere represents a topic of great interest among the academics in this specific area. The scope here is to answer the question whether lex mercatoria can be an applicable choice of law and bring it into contrast … Continue reading Applicable Choice of Law – Lex Mercatoria or Vienna Convention

The development by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) of the doctrine of supremacy

To gain a better understanding about the basic principles and mechanism of the Court of Justice of the European Union it is important to mention CJEU’s main role which is, ‘ensuring EU law is interpreted and applied the same in every EU country; ensuring countries and EU institutions abide by EU law.’[1] To put it broadly, … Continue reading The development by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) of the doctrine of supremacy