Dissenting Opinions in the Supreme Courts of the Member States

15-11-2012

This study examines the advantages and disadvantages of the practice of separate opinions. After an analysis of its diffusion in the Member States' Supreme and Constitutional Courts, it presents the practice of international tribunals. Finally, the reasons why the publication of separate opinions may, or may not, be suited for the CJEU are also taken into consideration.

This study examines the advantages and disadvantages of the practice of separate opinions. After an analysis of its diffusion in the Member States' Supreme and Constitutional Courts, it presents the practice of international tribunals. Finally, the reasons why the publication of separate opinions may, or may not, be suited for the CJEU are also taken into consideration.