The application of multilingualism in the European Union context

The application of multilingualism in the European Union context

The application of multilingualism in the European Union context

Law of Europe > Regional organization and integration (Europe) > The European Communities. Community law > Organization law. Constitution of the European Communities > Community institutions and organs > Rules governing the official languages of the organs. Régime linguistique des institutions. Regelung der Sprachenfrage für die Organe der Gemeinschaft

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Phoebus Athanassiou
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Germany
  • Publication Information: Frankfurt am Main : European Central Bank, ©2006
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Series title: Legal working paper series, no. 2, March 2006
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Short Description

36 pages ; 30 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, The application of multilingualism in the European Union context is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: European Central Bank
  • Responsable Person: Phoebus Athanassiou.
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Copyright Date: 2006
  • Location: Frankfurt am Main
  • Country/State: Germany
  • Number of Editions: 6 editions
  • First edition Date: 2006
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KJE5306
  • OCLC: 122262665

Table of Contents

Part I – The principle of multilingualisi:
rationale, legal basis, exceptions and limitations
1 Introduction: the rationale for multilingualism
2 Legal basis for multilingualism and recent
case-law on its interpretation
2.1 The legal basis for multilingualism
2.2 The legal status of Council Regulation
No 1/58 as a source of limitations to
the principles of ianguage equality
and diversity
2.3 Conditions under which a Community
Institution, agency or body could
legitimately adopt a restrictive
language regime
3 Exceptions and limitations to the application
of the principle of multilingualism
3.1 Member States with more than one
official language
3.2 Regional languages
4 Institutional limitations to the principle of
multilingualism: outline of the current language
regime of tle Community Institutions
4.1 Language regime of the
European Parliament
4.2 Language regime of the Council of the
European Uni on
4. 3 Language regime of the
European Commivssiwon
4.4 Language regime of the
European Court of Justice
4 5 Language regime of the Court of Auditors
4 6 Language regime of the Community
agencies and bodies
4.7 Language regime of the EC :
Part II – The question of the spelling of the euro:
the single currency's symbolism versus the EL's
commitment to multilingualism
1 Background to the issue of the spelling
of the single currency
2 Reasons militating against national variations
in the name of the single currency

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