Fundamental rights in European contract law.A comparison of the impact of fundamental rights on contractual relationships in Germany, the Netherlands, Italy and England
PhD student: Mrs Prof C. Mak
Promotors: Prof C.E. du Perron, Prof M.B.M. Loos
Duration: 1/10/2001 - 31/12/2005
PhD defence: Amsterdam, 26/9/2007
A comparison of effects of fundamental rights in the German, Dutch, Italian and English law of obligations, with a focus on contract law. The research starts from case law and concerns in particular the balance of freedom of contract against fundamental rights arguments.