It seems to fall between two stools: neither a tight technical update of the existing system, nor a fundamental overhaul.
Selmayr and Weyand have got much of their way so far. And there’s every chance they will continue to dominate the process.
Noel Malcolm warns that the European Court of Human Rights has become a threat to democracy.
A whole industry has grown up to transport trunks between Brussels and Strasbourg – even though they are mostly empty.