Publications

The key publications from our members relating specifically to law and NCD prevention can be found in the drop-down lists below.

  • Academic publications 2018

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    • K Ward, ‘ECJ Rules that Poland Failed to Fulfil Obligations under Ambient Air Directive’ (2018) 9(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 372
    • O Bartlett, ‘Reforming the Regulation on Spirit Drinks – an Example of Better Regulation?’ (2018) 9(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 310
    • N Gokani, ‘Regulation for Health Inequalities and Non‐Communicable Diseases: In Want of (Effective) Behavioural Insights’ (2018) European Law Journal
    • O Bartlett, ‘Power, Policy Ideas and Paternalism in Non‐Communicable Disease Prevention’  (2018) European Law Journal
    • A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar 2019, forthcoming)
    • O De Schutter, A Garde and J Curtis, “Introduction” in A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar 2019, forthcoming)
    • M Friant-Perrot and N Gokani, “Human Rights, Childhood Obesity and Health Inequalities” in A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar, forthcoming)
    • G Messenger, “Sugar as Commodity or Health Risk: The Unmaking or Remaking of International Trade Law?” in A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar 2019, forthcoming)
    • M Sattorova, “Investment Protection Agreements, Regulatory Chill and National Measures on Childhood Obesity Prevention” in A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar 2019, forthcoming)
    • A Garde and S Byrne, “Ending Childhood Obesity: Taking the Best Interest of the Child as a Primary Consideration” in A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar 2019, forthcoming)
    • O Bartlett, “Multinational Food Corporations and the Right to Health: Achieving Accountability Through Mandatory Human Rights Due Diligence?” in A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar 2019, forthcoming)
    • J Curtis, “Corporate Accountability in Home State Courts and the Global Fight against Childhood Obesity” in A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar 2019, forthcoming)
    • A Garde, J Curtis and O De Schutter, “Conclusion” in A Garde, O De Schutter and J Curtis (eds), Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Human Rights and Economic Law (Elgar 2019, forthcoming)
    • A Garde, “Global Health Law and Non-Communicable Diseases Prevention: Maximizing Opportunities by Understanding Constraints” in G L Burci and B Toebes (eds), Research Handbook in Global Health Law (Elgar, 2018).
  • Policy and public engagement 2018

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    • A Garde, S Byrne, N Gokani and B Murphy, A Child Rights-Based Approach to Food Marketing: A Guide for Policy Makers (UNICEF, 2018)
    • A Garde, Implementing the WHO Recommendations on the Marketing of Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages to Children in the Eastern Mediterranean Region (WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Region, forthcoming, 2018)
    • M Tatlow-Golden, A Garde and E Handsley, Children are far from protected from junk food ads – especially on social media, The Conversation, 27 February 2018, reproduced in The Independent, 20 March 2018
    • A Garde and O Bartlett submitted evidence on behalf of the Law & NCD Unit to the House of Commons’ Health Select Committee in advance of its hearing on minimum unit pricing of alcoholic beverages, 22 January 2018
  • Academic publications 2017

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    • G Messenger ‘Membership of the World Trade Organization’ in M Dougan (ed), The UK after Brexit: Legal and Policy Challenges (Intersentia, 2017)
    • A Garde (ed), Special Issue on the Implementation in Europe of the WHO Recommendations on Food Marketing to Children, European Journal of Risk Regulation, 8(2)
    • A Garde, “The Implementation in Europe of the World Health Organization Recommendations on Food Marketing to Children: Introduction to the Special Issue” (2017) 8(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 209
    • A Garde and G Xuereb, “The WHO Recommendations on the Marketing of Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages to Children” (2017) 8(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 211
    • A Garde, B Jeffery and N Rigby, “Implementing the WHO Recommendations whilst Avoiding Real, Perceived or Potential Conflicts of Interest” (2017) 8(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 237
    • O Bartlett and A Garde, “The EU’s Failure to Support Member States in their Implementation of the WHO Recommendations: How to Ignore the Elephant in the Room?” (2017) 8(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 251
    • A Garde, S Davies and J Landon, “The UK Rules on Unhealthy Food Marketing to Children” (2017) 8(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 270
    • M Friant-Perrot, A Garde and A Chansay, “Regulating Food Marketing: France as a Disappointing Example” (2017) 8(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 311
    • A Garde, S Byrne, N Gokani, B Murphy, “For a Children’s Rights Approach to Obesity Prevention: The Key Role of an Effective Implementation of the WHO Recommendations” (2017) 8(2) European Journal of Risk Regulation 327
    • A Garde, “The “Obesity Risk”: For an Effective Use of Law to Prevent Non-Communicable Diseases” (2017) 8(1) European Journal of Risk Regulation 77
    • O Bartlett and A Garde, “EU public health law and policy – on the rocks? A few sobering thoughts on the growing EU alcohol problem” in T Hervey et al (eds), Research Handbook on EU Health Law and Policy (Elgar 2017)
  • Policy and public engagement 2017

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  • Academic publications 2016

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    • O Bartlett, “The EU’s Competence Gap in Public Health and Non-Communicable Disease Policy” (2016) 5 Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law 50 
    • O Bartlett, “Towards an Assessment of Minimum Unit Pricing Measures without Properly Contextualising them?” (2016) 7(4) European Journal of Risk Regulation 810
    • O Bartlett, “Minimum Unit Pricing for Alcohol May Not be a Proportionate Public Health Intervention” (2016) 7(1) European Journal of Risk Regulation 218.
  • Policy and public engagement 2016

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  • Academic publications 2015

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    • A Alemanno and A Garde (eds), Regulating Lifestyle Risks The EU, Alcohol, Tobacco and Unhealthy Diets (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
    • A Alemanno and A Garde, “Regulating lifestyles” in A Alemanno and A Garde (eds), Regulating Lifestyle Risks The EU, Alcohol, Tobacco and Unhealthy Diets (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
    • A Garde and M Friant-Perrot, “The regulation of marketing practices for tobacco, alcoholic beverages and foods high in fat, sugar and salt – a highly fragmented landscape” in A Alemanno and A Garde (eds), Regulating Lifestyle Risks The EU, Alcohol, Tobacco and Unhealthy Diets (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
    • O Bartlett and A Garde, “The EU Platform and the EU Forum: new modes of governance or a smokescreen for the promotion of conflicts of interest?’ in A Alemanno and A Garde (eds), Regulating Lifestyle Risks The EU, Alcohol, Tobacco and Unhealthy Diets (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
    • A Alemanno and A Garde, “Conclusion” in A Alemanno and A Garde (eds), Regulating Lifestyle Risks The EU, Alcohol, Tobacco and Unhealthy Diets (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
    • A Alemanno and A Garde, “The emergence of EU lifestyle risk regulation: new trends in evidence, proportionality and judicial review’, in H Micklitz and T Tridimas (eds), Risk and EU Law (Elgar, 2015)
    • M Friant-Perrot and A Garde, “De la limitation du marketing alimentaire pour lutter contre l’obésité infantile” in E Cadeau, E Mondielli and F Vialla (eds), Mélanges en l'honneur de Michel Bélanger: Modernité du droit de la santé (Les Études Hospitalières, 2015)
  • Policy and public engagement 2015

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  • Earlier Academic publications

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    Selected academic publications from before the Law & NCD Unit was established in 2015:

    • A Alemanno and A Garde, “The Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases in the European Union” in T Voon, A Mitchell and J Liberman (eds), Regulating Tobacco, Alcohol and Unhealthy Foods: The Legal Issues (Routledge, 2014).
    • O Bartlett, “Distilling Prospects: Reflections on the Proportionality of Minimum Unit Pricing under EU Law” (2014) 5(1) European Journal of Risk Regulation 73.
    • M Friant-Perrot and A Garde, “From BSE to obesity: EFSA's growing role in the EU's nutrition policy” in A Alemanno and S Gabbi, Foundations of EU Food Law and Policy: Ten Years of the European Food Safety Authority (Routledge, 2014).
    • A Alemanno and A Garde, “L’émergence d’une politique européenne sur les risques comportementaux: tabac, alcool et mauvaise alimentation” (2014) Revue du droit de l’Union européenne 27
    • A Garde, “Can the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive really be a Vector of Legal Certainty?” in W Van Boom, A Garde and O Akseli (eds), The European Unfair Commercial Practices Directive – Impact, Enforcement Strategies and National Legal Systems (Ashgate Publishing, 2014)
    • M Friant-Perrot and A Garde, “L’action de l’Union européenne dans la lutte contre l’obésité’, Actes du colloque qui s’est tenu à Louvain-la-Neuve, Anthémis, 2014
    • A Alemanno and A Garde, “The Emergence of an EU Lifestyle Policy: The Case of Alcohol, Tobacco and Unhealthy Diets” (2013) 50(6) Common Market Law Review.
    • O Bartlett and A Garde, “Time to Seize the (Red) Bull by the Horns: The EU's Failure to Protect Children from Alcohol and Unhealthy Food Marketing” (2013) 38(4) European Law Review 498
    • O Bartlett, “Under the influence? The Alcohol Industry’s Involvement in the Implementation of Advertising Bans” (2013) 4(3) European Journal of Risk Regulation 383
    • A Garde, “The Unfair Commercial Practices Directive: A Successful Example of Legislative Harmonisation?” in P Syrpis (ed), The Judiciary, the Legislature and the Internal Market (Cambridge University Press, 2012)
    • A Garde, “The Best Interest of the Child and EU Consumer Policy: A Major Gap between Theory and Practice?” in J Devenney and M Kenny (eds), The Theory and Practice of EU Consumer Law and Policy (Cambridge University Press, 2012)
    • A Garde, “Freedom of Commercial Expression and Public Health Protection: The Principle of Proportionality as a Tool to Strike the Balance” in L Gormley, and N Nic Shuibhne (eds), From Single Market to Economic Union - Essays in Honour of John Usher (Oxford University Press, 2012)
    • A Garde and N Rigby, “Going for gold - Should Responsible Governments Raise the Bar on Sponsorship of the Olympic Games and Other Sporting Events by Food and Beverage Companies?” (2012) 17 Communications Law 42.
    • A Garde, “Advertising Regulation and the Protection of Children-Consumers in the European Union: In the Best Interests of ... Commercial Operators?” (2011) 19(3) International Journal of Children's Rights 523
    • A Garde, “Freedom of Commercial Expression and the Protection of Public Health in Europe” (2011) Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies 225.
    • M Friant Perrot and A Garde, La Publicité Alimentaire et la Lutte Contre l'Obésité Infantile en Droit Français et en Droit Anglais. Les Petites Affiches (2011)
    • A Garde, “Towards the Liberalisation of Product Placement on UK Television?” (2011) 16 Communications Law 93
    • A Garde, EU Law and Obesity Prevention (Kluwer Law International, 2010)
  • Earlier Policy and public engagement

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    Selected policy and public engagement from before the Law & NCD Unit was established in 2015: