This essay endeavors to identify, in light of the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") case law, the key concepts of the legal protection which European Community("EC") law, as it stands, affords to nationals of non-member countries. This Essay distinguishes between the rights deriving from internal EC law, forming the first part of this Essay, and those ensuing from external agreements concluded by the European Community with non-member countries, constituting the second part of this Essay.
The Case Law of the European Court of Justice and Nationals of Non-European Community Member States,
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