European Administrative Law
Eberhard Schmidt-Aßmann, Fruzsina Molnár-Gábor
- Regional organizations
Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law under the direction of Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1 There exists as yet no comprehensive definition of European administrative law (‘EAL’) which addresses the overall concept, content, and system of this area of law. While the term primarily refers to the administrative law of the European Union (‘EU’; ‘Union’; European Union, Historical Evolution), it need not be defined so narrowly. There are also specific administrative legal regulations within the framework of the Council of Europe (COE) such as conventions and recommendations (eg CM/Rec  on Good Administration), as well as general principles of law...