Professor Sir David Edward is Professor Emeritus at the School of Law, University of Edinburgh. Awarded KCMG, 2004; CMG, 1981. Admitted Advocate, 1962; QC (Scotland), 1974; Judge of the Court of First Instance, 1989-92; Judge of the Court of Justice of the European Communities, 1992-2004. Please see the Judge David Edward Oral History site at the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, for further information about Sir David's life and career, including streaming video of biographical interviews.
This text provides an overview of European Community law. It takes account of provisions of the Maastricht Treaty. Coverage includes the orgins and development of the European Community and the European Union; institutions of the European Community; and methods of European Community Law.