The Principle of Sincere Cooperation in EEA Law

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Abstract

The principle of “sincere cooperation” is stated in the EEA Agreement in the same terms as in the Treaty on the European Union, but the principle has developed in the case law of the EFTA Court so as to be even more important than in the EU. This is because the principle has been used to resolve some important ambiguities in the EEA Agreement.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Trinity CollegeDublinIreland

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