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right to an effective remedy

Definition(s)

A general principle of European Union law set out in Art. 47 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union which gives everyone whose rights and freedoms guaranteed by EU law are violated the right to an effective remedy before a national authority or tribunal notwithstanding that the violation has been committed by persons acting in an official capacity.

Source(s)

Derived by EMN from Art. 47 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union

Translations

  • BG: право на ефективни правни средства за защита
  • CS: právo na účinný opravný prostředek
  • DE: Recht auf einen wirksamen Rechtsbehelf / Recht auf Rechtsbehelf; Recht auf Berufung (DE, LU)n
  • EL: δικαίωμα προσφυγής
  • EN: right to an effective remedy
  • ES: Derecho a recurrir
  • ET: õigus tõhusale õiguskaitsevahendile
  • FI: oikeus tehokkaisiin oikeussuojakeinoihin
  • FR: droit à un recours effectif
  • HU: jogorvoslathoz való jog
  • IT: diritto a un ricorso effettivo
  • LT: teisė į veiksmingą teisinę gynybą
  • LV: tiesības uz efektīvu tiesību aizsardzību
  • MT: dritt ta’ appell
  • NL: Recht op een doeltreffende voorziening in rechte
  • PL: prawo do skutecznego środka prawnego
  • PT: direito de recurso
  • SK: rprávo na účinný opravný prostriedok
  • SL: pravica do učinkovitega pravnega sredstva
  • SV: rätt till ett effektivt rättsmedel
  • NO: rett til et effektivt rettsmiddel

Synonym(s)

  • right to appeal

Broader Term(s)

Note(s)

This covers one type of The right to an effective remedy is based on Art. 13 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR).