3.01 The Rome II Regulation has effect in the United Kingdom under s 2(1) of the European Communities Act 1972,2 without the need for specific implementing legislation.3 Nevertheless, its provisions must be construed in accordance with the principles and guidelines laid down by the Court of Justice. In particular:4 3.02 Each of these three aspects of the approach to be taken in interpreting the Regulation will be considered in turn. Before embarking on that exercise, the following comment on the approach of the ECJ to the construction of Community legislation is...
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