Tobias Lock

University of Edinburgh School of Law

Senior Lecturer

Old College

South Bridge

Edinburgh, EH8 9YL

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Accession of the EU to the ECHR: Who Would Be Responsible in Strasbourg?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Oct 2010
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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Abstract:

EU, ECHR, accession, individual complaint, omissions, actions

2.

EU Accession to the ECHR: Implications for the Judicial Review in Strasbourg

European Law Review, Vol. 35, p. 777, December 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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3.

The ECJ and the ECtHR: The Future Relationship between the Two European Courts

The Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals, Vol. 8, pp. 375–398, 2009,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2010
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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Citation 3

Abstract:

ECJ, ECtHR, EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, ECHR accession, Bosphorus case, exclusive jurisdiction, jurisdictional conflict

4.

Beyond Bosphorus: The European Court of Human Rights’ Case Law on the Responsibility of Member States of International Organisations Under the European Convention on Human Rights

Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 10, pp. 529-545, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2010 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2013
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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Abstract:

ECHR, EU, Bosphorus presumption, responsibility of Member States

5.

The Legal Implications of a Repeal of the Human Rights Act 1998 and Withdrawal from the European Convention on Human Rights

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 May 2015
University of Liverpool, University of Edinburgh School of Law, University of York, Birmingham Law School, University of Birmingham, UK, Durham Law School and University of Leicester
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Abstract:

Human Rights Act 1998; European Convention on Human Rights; Reform; British Bill of Rights; European Court of Human Rights

6.

Is Private Enforcement of EU Law Through State Liability a Myth? – An Assessment 20 Years after Francovich

Common Market Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Jul 2012
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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7.

End of an Epic? The Draft Agreement on the EU's Accession to the ECHR

Yearbook of European Law, 2012
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
Downloads 681 (23,701)

Abstract:

EU, ECHR, accession, human rights, charter of fundamental rights, council of europe

8.

Walking on a Tightrope: The Draft Accession Agreement and the Autonomy of the EU Legal Order

Common Market Law Review, Vol. 48, July/August 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Apr 2011
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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Citation 3

Abstract:

EU accession ECHR, autonomy, co-respondent, prior involvement of the ECJ

9.

EU Accession to the European Convention on Human Rights: A Legal Assessment of the Draft Accession Agreement of 14th October 2011

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2011
Xavier Groussot, Tobias Lock and Laurent Pech
Lund University, University of Edinburgh School of Law and Middlesex University - School of Law
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Abstract:

European Union, Council of Europe, European Convention on Human Rights, accession agreement, fundamental rights

Abstract:

ECHR, Charter of Fundamental Rights, Fundamental Rights in the UK, horizontal effect, accession EU to the ECHR

11.

The Future of EU Accession to the ECHR after Opinion 2/13: Is It Still Possible and Is It Still Desirable?

EU Constitutional Law Review, Forthcoming, Europa Working Paper No 2015/02, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2015/18
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2015
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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Abstract:

EU; ECHR; accession; human rights; common foreign and security policy; area of freedom security and justice; mutual recognition

12.

Religious Symbols in Germany

LAW, RELIGIOUS FREEDOMS AND EDUCATION IN EUROPE, M. Hunter-Henin, ed., Ashgate, Cultural Diversity and Law series, 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2011
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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13.

Taking National Courts More Seriously? Comment on Opinion 1/09

European Law Review, No. 4, 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Sep 2011
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
Downloads 107 (181,860)

Abstract:

Community patents, EU law, European Court of Justice, European patents, Infringement, Jurisdiction

14.

Review of the Balance of Competences between the United Kingdom and the European Union: Fundamental Rights

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2014/02
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2015
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
Downloads 68 (236,206)

Abstract:

EU Charter of Fundamental Rights; Scope of EU Law; Protocol No. 30; HRA 1998; UK Case Law

15.

An Additional Protective Layer: The Case of Religious Discrimination in the United Kingdom and Germany

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2013/32
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2015
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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Abstract:

freedom of religion, belief discrimination, Germany, United Kingdom, EU anti-discrimination law

16.

The Not so Free Choice of EU Member States in International Dispute Settlement

Marise Cremona, Anne Thies, Ramses A Wessel (editors), The European Union and International Dispute Settlement, Hart 2017, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2017/05
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Mar 2017
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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ECJ, jurisdiction, exclusivity, international courts, CFSP

17.

The Influence of EU Law on Strasbourg Doctrines

European Law Review, Forthcoming , Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2017/03
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Feb 2017
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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Abstract:

EU, ECHR, ECJ, ECtHR, legal transplants, consensus, comparative law, human rights

18.

Brexit and the British Bill of Rights

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Feb 2017
University of Edinburgh School of Law, University of Edinburgh - School of Law, University of Leicester, University of Edinburgh - School of Law, University of Liverpool, Independent, Independent, University of Edinburgh, Birmingham Law School, University of Birmingham, UK, University of Edinburgh - School of Law, Queen's University Belfast - School of Law and Transitional Justice Institute
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Abstract:

ECHR, EU, Brexit, Human Rights, United Kingdom, devolution, consent

19.

Human Rights Reform and the UK's International Human Rights Obligations

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Nov 2016
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law
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Abstract:

human rights; UK constitution; ECHR

20.

The Bundesverfassungsgericht On: Why the European Union is Not a State - Some Critical Remarks

European Constitutional Law Review, Vol. 5, pp. 407-420, 2009
Posted: 24 Dec 2009
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law

Abstract:

Federal Constitutional Court decision of 30 June 2009 on the Treaty of Lisbon, Analysis of inconsistencies, Differences between the EU and a state, Sovereignty of the member states and Kompetenz-Kompetenz, Argument for a relative concept of sovereignty, Sovereignty and the right to withdraw

21.

The European Court of Justice: What are the Limits of Its Exclusive Jurisdiction?

Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 291-314, 2009
Posted: 24 Dec 2009
Tobias Lock
University of Edinburgh School of Law

Abstract:

ECJ, international courts, exclusive jurisdiction, CILFIT conditions, relationship between Community law and international law