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Jurisdiction of National Bodies to Disapply National Law in Conflict with EU Law

Posted in : Comyn Kelleher Tobin on Employment Law Precedents on 8 January 2019
Emily Sexton
Comyn Kelleher Tobin

This case note examines the recent European Court of Justice Ruling in the case of Minister for Justice and Equality, Commissioner of An Garda Siochana v Workplace Relations Commission and Ronald Boyle & Others (Notice Parties), C-378/17  (4th December 2018).

What is the background to this case?

The Irish Supreme Court referred a question for preliminary ruling to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) as to whether a national body, which was established by law for the purpose of ensuring enforcement of EU law in a particular area, has the ability to disapply a rule of

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This article is correct at 08/01/2019
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Emily Sexton
Comyn Kelleher Tobin

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