Portugal v Council Case
- Tariffs — Services — Intellectual property — Specific trade agreements
Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law under the direction of Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1 This judgment is the European Court of Justice (‘ECJ’)’s most fundamental ruling on the status of the law of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in European Community law (European Union, Court of Justice and General Court European Community and Union Law and International Law). The European (Economic) Community is a founding member of the WTO, together with the European Union Member States (European Community and Union, Mixed Agreements). The ECJ recognizes that international agreements concluded by the EC form an integral part of EC law (Case 181/73 Haegeman v...