What Role Does The National Court Play In The European Union?
Interaction between the national courts and ECJ is essential to the European Union by contributing in the improvement of the judicial system and quality of the ECJ case law. At lower levels, there are particular areas which would not need the services of the ECJ to Judge and it would be suggested that additional granted to National courts may prove that national courts are not ‘pawns’ or ‘agents’ but an active essential branch of the European legal order. It may be suggested that a reference will be of better value when the problems before the national courts and the implications of the answer is understood. It would be productive to refer, once the vital facts have been set and the national courts forms its own provisional view of the answer which would be set out in the reference. Jacob suggests that where this is executed it will provide advantages that will be set out below. Enabling the ECJ to understand the concerns of the national court and the substance of the issue. National court providing provisional answers may also develop the national legal