Legal problems of the European Economic Community and the European Free Trade Association a report of a conference held on September 29 and30, 1960, in the Law Society"s Hall, Chancery Lane, London, W.C.2, under the joint auspices of [the] Federal Trust for Education and Research, [the] British Institute of International and Comparative Law [and the] Institute of Advanced Legal Studies by

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Statementwith a foreword by Sir Kenneth Diplock.
SeriesInternational and comparative law quarterly -- no.1
ContributionsFederal Trust for Education and Research., British Institute of International and Comparative Law., Institute of Advanced Legal Studies.
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Conference on Legal Problems of the European Economic Community and the European Free trade Association ( London, England). Legal problems of the European Economic Community and the European Free Trade Association. New York, Praeger [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Legal problems of the European Economic Community and the European Free Trade Association.

London: Published under the auspices of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law ; New York: Praeger, © The European Economic Community (EEC) was a regional organisation that aimed to bring about economic integration among its member states.

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