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Christian Franklin

Professor
  • E-mailChristian.Franklin@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 96 21
  • Visitor Address
    Magnus Lagabøtesplass 1
    Room 
    450
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7806
    5020 BERGEN

EU law

EEA Law

Public International law

Course Supervisor for:

JUS 121 Norske og internasjonale rettslige institusoner

JUS 330 Forhåndsgodkjente prosedyrekonkurranser

JUS 287-2-A EU & EEA Commercial Law

JUS 291-2-A EU & EEA State Aid Law

JUS 285-2-A EU & EEA Public Procurement Law

  • Franklin, Christian. 2018. Article 2 SCA - Principle of Loyalty. Part III, pages 978-980. In:
    • Arnesen, Finn; Fredriksen, Halvard Haukeland; Graver, Hans Petter; Mestad, Ola; Vedder, Christoph. 2018. Agreement on the European Economic Area - A Commentary. Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft. 1177 pages. ISBN: 978-3-8487-3219-7.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2018. Article 3 - Principle of Loyalty. Part I, pages 180-196. In:
    • Arnesen, Finn; Fredriksen, Halvard Haukeland; Graver, Hans Petter; Mestad, Ola; Vedder, Christoph. 2018. Agreement on the European Economic Area - A Commentary. Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft. 1177 pages. ISBN: 978-3-8487-3219-7.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2017. Square Pegs and Round Holes: The Free Movement of Persons under EEA Law. Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies. 19: 165-186. Published 2017-10-30. doi: 10.1017/cel.2017.8
  • Franklin, Christian. 2017. A Legal Cultural "Take" on the Legal System of England & Wales. Kap. 2, pages 27-85. In:
    • Koch, Søren; Skodvin, Knut Einar; Sunde, Jørn Øyrehagen. 2017. Comparing Legal Cultures. Fagbokforlaget. 358 pages. ISBN: 978-82-450-2091-5.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2016. Limits to the Limits of the Principle of Consistent Interpretation? Commentary on the Court’s Decision in Spedition Welter (Republished). European Current Law. 7.
  • Franklin, Christian; Fredriksen, Halvard Haukeland; Halvorsen Barlund, Ingrid Margrethe. 2016. "National report on private enforcement of European competition law in Norway". National Report - Norway, pages 665-691. In:
    • Bándi, Gy.; Darák, P.; Láncos, P.; Toth, T. 2016. Private Enforcement and Collective Redress in European Competition Law - Private Rechtsdurchsetzung und kollektiver Rechtsschutz im europäischen Wettbewerbsrecht - Contentieux indemnitaire et réparation collective en droit européen de la concurrence. Wolters Kluwer. 800 pages. ISBN: 978-963-295-568-1.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2015. Rights of Third Country Nationals under the EEA Agreement. Part 2 Chapter 5, pages 127-143. In:
    • Thym, Daniel; Zoeteweij-Turhan, Margarite Helena. 2015. Rights of Third-Country Nationals under EU Association Agreements - Degrees of Free Movement and Citizenship. Brill Nijhoff. 300 pages. ISBN: 9789004277892.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2015. Limits to the Limits of the Principle of Consistent Interpretation? Commentary on the Court’s Decision in Spedition Welter. European Law Review. 40: 910-924.
  • Fredriksen, Halvard Haukeland; Franklin, Christian. 2015. Of pragmatism and principles: The EEA agreement 20 years on. Common market law review. 52: 629-684.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2013. Reelle hensyn i EU-retten. Kapittel, pages 198-227. In:
    • Blandhol, Sverre. 2013. De beste grunner : reelle hensyn i juridisk argumentasjon. Gyldendal Norsk Forlag A/S. 256 pages. ISBN: 978-82-05-42431-9.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2012. Om innholdet i og rekkevidden av det EØS-rettslige prinsippet om direktivkonform fortolkning. Jussens venner. 5. 269-317.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2011. The Legal Status of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights after the Treaty of Lisbon. Tilburg Law Review. 15: 137-162.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2011. The Burgeoning Principle of Consistency in EU Law. Yearbook of European Law. 30: 42-85. doi: 10.1093/yel/yer004
  • Franklin, Christian. 2010. The melting pot or the salad bowl revisited (again - the meeting of legal cultures at the European Court of Justice. Kapittel, pages 77-96. In:
    • Sunde, Jørn Øyrehagen; Skodvin, Knut Einar. 2010. Rendezvous of European Legal Cultures. Fagbokforlaget. 220 pages. ISBN: 978-82-450-0840-1.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2010. Consistency in EC external relations Law. 459 pages.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2009. Book Review of "The European Union at the United Nations. The Functioning and Coherence of EU External Representation in a State-Centric Environment", by Maximilian B. Rasch. Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008. xviii + 348 pp. European Law Journal. 15.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2008. Flypassasjerers rettigheter ved kanselleringer, nektet ombordstigning og forsinkelser: Forordning 261/2004. Det juridiske fakultets skriftserie. 114. 92-121.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2006. Norwegian National Report to the FIDE Congress 2006, "Negotiations procedures under the Treaties: An Outsider's Perspective", i P. Eeckhout (ed.) "External Relations of the EU and the Member States: Competence, Mixed Agreements, International Responsibility and Effects of International Law" (2006), s. 165-197. Theopress Ltd., Nicosia, Kypros. 360 pages.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2005. Flexibility vs. Legal Certainty: Article 307 EC and Other Issues in the Aftermath of the Open Skies Cases. European Foreign Affairs Review. 10. 35 pages.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2005. Rettskildefaktorene i EF- og EU-retten. Det juridiske fakultets skriftserie. 108. 27-48.
  • Franklin, Christian N.K. 2005. Flexibility vs. legal certainty. Article 307 EC and other issues in the aftermath of the open skies cases. European Foreign Affairs Review. 10: 79-115.
  • Franklin, Christian. 2004. The "Open Skies" Cases: Enforcing the judgments of the European Court of Justice. Europarättslig tidskrift. 3. 424-440.

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Qualifications:

PhD (Bergen), 2010

Barrister (Gray's Inn, London) 2002

LL.M European Law (Stockholm), 2000

LL.B Law (Manchester), 1999

Academic positions:

2016-present: Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen

2011-2016: Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen

2008- 2011: Researcher, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen

2004-2008: Research Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen

2003-2004: Research Fellow, Nordic Institute of Maritime Law, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo

2001-2002: Lecturer & Course Supervisor, EC Procedural Law, University of Stockholm

Project supervisor, "Application and Effectiveness of EU & EEA Law in National Courts" (2015-2017)

Project supervisor, "Modernisation of the Public Sector - Competition and Market law Challenges" (2011-2015)

PhD thesis, "Consistency in EC External Relations Law" (2004-2010)