This is why we warmly welcome the European Commission's decision to include three of our members in the new Task Force on Subsidiarity and Proportionality
", said President Lambertz.
Keywords: nationwide electoral district, proportionality
, territorial representation, regions, Slovak Republic
I believe that we could use a bit more proportionality
in our industry, too.
The way European courts go about proportionality
entails assigning to the right to private property and to entrepreneurial freedom (as operationalized through the four economic freedoms and the principle of undistorted competition) an abstract and a concrete constitutional weight that places off the realm of the constitutionally possible key public policies without which some of the fundamental collective goods at the core of the Social and Democratic Rechtsstaat become extremely vulnerable.
A senior Hezbollah official sounded upbeat that a new electoral law based on complete proportionality
would be endorsed soon.
Rule 26 concerns proportionality
, the scope of discovery, and the production of discoverable items.
14) This step addressed some of the discovery issues that the Committee has attributed to the previous structure of Rule 26(b), (15) including courts not applying the proportionality
factors (16) and courts applying the factors without the "proportionality
" label (17)--issues that the Committee believed only furthered the purportedly rampant issue of over-discovery.
Some states, such as Minnesota, Pennsylvania, and Utah, have implemented proportionality
standards into their civil rules.
Unfortunately, the practical application of the principle of proportionality
has continuously met with strong resistance where traditional notions of broad and liberal discovery remain entrenched in the jurisprudence surrounding questions related to scope.
Elsewhere: The United States in Comparative
and the Rule of Law--Rights, Justification, Reasoning
Moshe Cohen-Eliya & Iddo Porat, Proportionality
and Constitutional Culture (Cambridge University Press 2013)