The Use of the Preliminary Ruling Procedure by Czech Courts: Historical Retrospective and Beyond

Václav Stehlík, David Sehnálek
2019 Baltic Journal of European Studies  
The article analyses the use of the preliminary ruling procedure by the Czech courts in the 15 years of the Czech membership in the European Union. It presents statistics of cases lodged to the EU Court of Justice and refers to the most important decisions. The article compares the practise of both lower courts as well as courts of last instance, namely the Supreme Court and the Supreme Administrative Court. It also outlines the attitude of the Czech Constitutional Court towards this procedure.
doi:10.1515/bjes-2019-0041 fatcat:mjvoibwco5agpm4qeiv2ezqeny