Treaty of Rome

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Treaty of Rome

A 1957 agreement establishing the European Economic Community. Under the Treaty, the EEC shared a parliament and Court of Justice with the European Coal and Steel Community. These organizations eventually merged and formed the basis for what became the European Union.

Treaty of Rome

an agreement signed in 1958 by the six founding countries of the European Economic Community that established the objectives and principles of the modern EUROPEAN UNION. The Treaty provided for the removal of trade restrictions between member countries, free labour and capital mobility, harmonization of tax policies and assistance to poorer regions.
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The prohibition of discrimination on the grounds of nationality is a fundamental principle laid down in the EC Treaty since 1957.
The volume provides an appendix with a table of equivalent numbering in the EC Treaty, after ToA and ToL.
The Spokesperson for the EC Enlargement Commissioner made clear that if expert testimony evaluated the film as problematic, the injured party could take the corresponding legal measures and the EC could only after that step into its role as a guardian of the EC Treaty
treaties--Article 137(5) of the EC Treaty (113) now renumbered by the
In the field of short-term export credit insurance it is important to mention the Communication of the Commission to the Member States pursuant to Article 93 (1) of the EC Treaty applying Articles 92 and 93 of the Treaty to short-term export-credit insurance (1997).
Second, Article 86 of the EC Treaty places state-owned or controlled enterprises under the general European competition law except insofar as the enterprise is carrying out a public service.
Commission Guidelines on the Application of Article 81 of the EC Treaty to Technology Transfer Agreements, Paragraphs 204-209.
Prior court rulings on a similar rule found that such a rule conflicts with the protection for the free movement of workers under the EC Treaty.
THE EUROPEAN Commission has approved under EC Treaty state aid rules a Cypriot scheme using special government bonds to reinforce stability in financial markets and mitigate the effects of the crisis, it said yesterday.
The French government's failure to prevent these blockades is a breach of its obligations under the EC Treaty.
On the basis of the competition rules in the EC treaty, the European Commission approved of Estonia's measure for aiding entrepreneurs in overcoming the current economic crisis.