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Document EuroCases Keywords

Right to be heard, Placement in administrative detention, Order to leave the territory immediately, Decision ordering expulsion, Right of entry and residence for foreign nationals, Directive 2008/115/EC (''Return'' Directive) - Article 6

EuroCases Summary

The present case concerns the expulsion in case of irregular stay and the application of the ''risk of absconding'' clause previewed by Directive 2008/115/EC, known as the ''Return'' Directive.

The prefect of Seine-Maritime issued a decree obliging X, an illegal Albanian immigrant, to leave the

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Right of residence of family members, Right of residence of foreign nationals, Refusal of residence permit, Directive 2004/38/EC - Article 7, Articles 20 and 21 TFEU

EuroCases Summary

In the present case the Administrative Court of Appeal of Versailles (Cour administrative d'appel de Versailles) had to rule on the violation of Articles 20 and 21 TFEU and Article 7 of Directive 2004/38/EC.

X, a Cape Verde national, demanded the Administrative Court of Montreuil (Tribunal

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Document EuroCases Keywords

contract interpretation, insolvency proceedings, consumer contract, guarantee

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Supreme Court of Austria has to decide on the extent to which the irrevocability clause which is pre-formulated in a contractual form for future demands, considering the decision of the ECJ is important for the termination of the entire contract or of merely the individual

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EuroCases Keywords

Competent court, Use of appartment - state property without legal grounds, Former Embassy employee, Habitual domicile

EuroCases Summary

X was a former employee of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (the MFA) in the Bulgarian Embassy in Hungary. After the termination of his employment contract, he remained in Hungary and did not release the apartment given to him for the purposes of his posting. The MFA filed a claim against X in Sofia

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EuroCases Keywords

Aid refused on the basis of update of the ISAP after lodging of the applications - not allowed, System for Identification of Agricultural Parcels (the ISAP), Single Area Payment Scheme (SAPS)

EuroCases Summary

For the campaign 2011, the State Fund 'Agriculture' (the SFA) accredited as a Payment Agency refused to pay X the requested aid under the Single Area Payment Scheme (SAPS). X appealed the SFA's refusal before the Sofia-City Administrative Court (Административен съд София-град, the SCAC), which

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EuroCases Keywords

Preliminary removal from office of a member of the Supervisory Body of ITO, Member of Supervisory Body of ITO, Independent transmission operator (ITO)

EuroCases Summary

X was a member of the Supervisory body of 'Electricity System Operator' plc. (ESO), which was the independent transmission operator (ITO) within the meaning of Directive 2009/72/EC. With a decision of the Board of Directors of the vertically linked with ESO undertaking 'Bulgarian Energy Holding'

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EuroCases Keywords

No infringement of Aricle 5, letter a) of Regulation (EC) № 1071/2009, No documents for the period without carriage conducted, No carriage conducted during a given period of time, Proof that the operator has an establishment in the territory of a Member State, Community license, Road transport operator

EuroCases Summary

During an inspection in the office of the company X, a road transport carrier with Community license, the inspectors of the 'Automobile Inspectorate' Regional Unit - Varna (the AIRU) found that there were no written documents - journey forms, CMRs, record sheets for a certain period of time. The

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EuroCases Keywords

Fault of the administration, Aid not due, National supplementary payment for animals, Buffaloes, Cattle/bovine animals, Livestock farming

EuroCases Summary

X was a farmer engaged in keeping buffaloes. He lodged an application with the State Fund 'Agriculture' (the SFA) - the Payment Agency for aid under the programme 'National Supplementary Payment for Aminals' indicating in his application 24 buffaloes. The SFA granted the requested aid. However,

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EuroCases Keywords

Non-applicability of VAT, Refer-a-friend bonus and promotional gifts, Transaction subject to VAT, Scope of application, Directive 77/288/EEC (the Sixth VAT Directive) and Directive 2006/12/EC

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) had to examine whether the delivery of promotional gifts could be subject to VAT.

X, a company specialised in the sale of textile goods, considered that items sent to clients as promotional gifts or ‘Refer-a-friend bonus’ should not be

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Document Keywords

Postes et communications électroniques. Communications électroniques.

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the administrative court of appeal of Paris (Cour administrative d'appel de Paris) was required to rule on the disregard of the provisions of Directive 2002/20/EC.

The regulatory authority for electronic communications and posts (ARCEP) asked the administrative court of appeal

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EuroCases Keywords

general principle of law, right of maintenance of the circumstances, right of use, public works , right of property, right of water

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Administrative Court of appeal of Nantes (Cour administrative d’appel de Nantes) had to decide on the issue concerning the compatibility of a trade-unions’ decision on reconfiguration of public works with Directive 2000/60/EC defining a framework for a Community policy in

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EuroCases Keywords

Best interests of children, Right to respect for private and family life, Member state of the European Union responsible for processing asylum applications, House arrest, Readmission to Hungary

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the administrative court of appeal of Nantes (Cour administrative d'appel de Nantes) was required to rule on the disregard of the provisions of Regulation (EU) No 604/2013.

Mr. and Mrs. A... asked the administrative court of appeal of Nantes to annul the judgment by which the

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EuroCases Keywords

Obligations in case of illegal shipment of waste, Illegal shipment of waste, Notification, Transboundary movement of waste

EuroCases Summary

At the border inspection point between Greece and Bulgaria, the customs authority found that the cargo of one truck was non-hazardous waste polyethylene (LDPE) with consignee Х. The customs authority forwarded the case on the grounds of competence to the Regional Inspectorate on Environment and

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Document EuroCases Keywords

The principle of softer sanction, Interest rate of unlawfully paid aid, Error by the authorities, Regulation (EC) No 3887/92- Article 14, Reclaim of suckler cow premium

In dem Fall ging um zu Unrecht gezahlte Beihilfen. Es stellt sich die Frage, ob zwischen Zahlung und Rückzahlung zu verzinsen sind, wenn die Zahlung auf einem Irrtum der zuständigen Behörde beruht.

In diesem Zusammenhang befasste sich das Bundesverwaltungsgericht (BVerwG) mit der Auslegung der

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EuroCases Keywords

custody, divorce, jurisdiction, Brussels IIa Regulation

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Supreme Court in Austria (Oberster Gerichtshof) dealt with the question of the jurisdiction of the court. Two Austrian parents have divorced and fight for custody of her child. It is necessary to decide whether the German or the Austrian court has the jurisdiction in this

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EuroCases Keywords

action for failure to act, information and disclosure obligations of authorities in administrative procedures, action for giving a notice, asylum

EuroCases Summary

The appeal of an Afghan national on giving notice until when a decision of the Federal Office on his asylum application is expected was rejected by the Federal Administrative Court (Bundesverwaltungsgericht, BVerwG) and also his application for legal aid was rejected. The case does not have the

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Application of Swiss law, No express or implied choice of law, Judicial competence of German Labour Courts, Action for payment

The present case is about a contract for the benefit of a third party, which was concluded not between the litigants to the main proceedings, but rather by the respondent and a third (legal) person not involved in the proceedings.

It follows that there cannot be clearly established implied choice of

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EuroCases Keywords

Broadcasts of cricket matches, Clips of television broadcasts , Uploading clips, Mobile application, Infringement of copyrights , Directive 2000/31/EC ("the E-Commerce Directive") - Articles 12 and 14, Directive 2001/29/EC ("the Information Society Directive") - Article 2(d) and (e), Article 5(3)(c)

EuroCases Summary

The Claimants contended that the Defendants had infringed their copyrights under Article 2(d) and (e) of Directive 2001/29/EC ("the Information Society Directive") by uploading a considerable number of clips of broadcasts of cricket matches to one of the Defendats’ mobile applications ("the App").

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Document EuroCases Keywords

bio-seal, prohibition notice under food law, meat products, preservation, color stabilizers, reddening, nitrite salting mix, nitrate, vegetables concentrate, food companies, food additives, law of the food industry, food law, consumer protection, health protection, harmonization of the legislation, internal market

The Federal Administrative Court (Bundesverwaltungsgericht, BVerwG) ruled that concentrates of high nitrate-containing vegetables, used in the production of meat products for reasons of color stabilization (known as reddening) and preservation of food have to be classified as food additives within

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EuroCases Keywords

claim for injunction, habitats impact assessment, participation rights of a recognized nature conservation association, non-admission of an appeal

EuroCases Summary

An action before the Federal Administrative Court (Bundesverwaltungsgericht, BVerwG) on the violation of participation rights of a recognized nature conservation association in the implementation of a deviation decision is not admissible when a competent authority does not carry out a necessary

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Unequal treatment of foreigners, Asylum rights, Implementation of EU legislation, Right to an effective remedy, Legal consulting in asylum procedures

The case concerned is about a repeal of a regulation of the BFA Procedure Act concerning the legal advice of foreigners or asylum seekers before the Federal Administrative Court (Bundesverwaltungsgericht). The words "against a return decision, a decision under §2 paras 4 to 5 or §3 GVG-B 2005 or

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EuroCases Keywords

exclusionary conduct, UMTS telecommunications network, GSM telecommunications network, call charges for termination on the net, right to be heard, obligation to investigate, principle of conviction, monopoly market, Comparative Market Analysis, selection discretion, relative procedural rights, consolidation procedure, consultation procedure, interconnection relationship, action for annulment, Terminations in mobile network, National comparison market, regulatory order, UMTS standard, GSM Standard, Call-by-call connections, telecommunications network, third party's legal challenge, Inter omnes effect, telecommunications network, mobile network

EuroCases Summary

The Federal Administrative Court (Bundesverwaltungsgericht, BVerwG) ruled that from Art. 4 para. 1 of Directive 2002/21/EC (Framework Directive), last amended by Directive 2009/140/EC and from the relevant case-law of the Court of the European Union it cannot be inferred that the judicial review of

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EuroCases Keywords

Supplies of education or training, Exemption from VAT, Repayment of VAT, Sixth Council Directive 77/388/EEC ("the Sixth VAT Directive") - Article 13A(1)(i)

EuroCases Summary

This case arose out of a claim brought by the British Broadcasting Corporation ("the BBC") for the repayment of VAT on supplies of services to the Open University ("the OU") on the ground that the supplies were exempt under Article 13A(1)(i) of Directive 77/388/EEC ("the Sixth VAT Directive") as

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EuroCases Keywords

Marketing cheap copies, Infringement of trade marks, Website-blocking order , Directive 2004/48/EC – Article 11

EuroCases Summary

In this case an injunction for blocking access to certain websites was sought according to Article 11 of Directive 2004/48/EC. The claimants owned registered trade marks which they used for the advertising and sale of their luxury goods. The defendants were the five main internet service providers

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EuroCases Keywords

Online map products, Suppliers of online maps, Abuse of a dominant position, Restriction on competition, Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union ("TFEU") – Article 102

EuroCases Summary

The claimant (Streetmap.eu Limited) contended that the defendants (“Google” for simplicity) had abused a dominant position in general search engines by the prominent and preferential display given to their own related online map product, thereby restricting competition from competing suppliers of

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EuroCases Keywords

Revocation for non-use, Invalid registration, Infringement , Community trade mark, National trade mark , Shape of a taxi , Council Regulation 207/2009/EC - Article 9(1)(b) and 9(1)(c), European Parliament and Council Directive 2008/95/EC - Article 5(1)(b) and 5(2)

EuroCases Summary

This case concerned trade mark infringement under Article 5(1)(b) of the European Parliament and Council Directive 2008/95/EC/ Article 9(1)(b) of Council Regulation 207/2009/EC and Article 5(2) of the Directive/ Article 9(1)(c) of the Regulation. The claimant’s complaint regarded the shape of the

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EuroCases Keywords

Judgment pursuant to a preliminary ruling , Shape of a product, Refusal of a registration of a sign as a trade mark , Directive 2008/95/EC (Trade Marks Directive) – Article 3(3)

EuroCases Summary

Société des Produits Nestlé SA ("Nestlé") appealed under Article 3(3) of Directive 2008/95/EC against a decision with which an application for registration of a trade mark had been refused. The appellant applied to register a three-dimensional sign as a United Kingdom trade mark in respect of

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Asylum applicant, Human rights violation, Request for international protection

The complainant, an Afghan national, had his right to equal treatment infringed due to the rejection of his application for international protection.

The Austrian Constitutional Court (Verfassungsgerichtshof) noted, that the ongoing refugee flow into Europe creates a burden on the Ungarn’s asylum

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Real cost allocation, Habitual residence, Housewife pension, Residence in Germany, recipient of a foreign Member State pension, No insurance obligation for self-employed, Benefits of kind to family members of double pensioners, reimbursement of health insurance benefits

EuroCases Summary

In the present case the Supreme Court had to decide the legal question whether there was an obligation of the recipient of a foreign Member State pension to reimburse the wrongly received insurance benefits to family members of two pensioners. In this regard, the Court took the view that the

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Health and safety requirements, Intended Use, vehicle presentation, Protection of the user, Risks for the life or health of the user, Product liability of the manufacturer for damages, Defectiveness of a product

EuroCases Summary

In the present case the Supreme Court decided that if a person is killed, injured or get a health damage by the fault of a product, the manufacturer of the product shall be liable for the payment of compensation in accordance with § 1 para. 1 no. 1 of the Product Liability Act (ProdHaftG). In this

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62015TO0235(01)
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Mise en balance des intérêts., Fumus boni juris, Urgence, Demande de sursis à exécution, Décision d’accorder à un tiers l’accès aux documents, Documents détenus par l’EMA concernant des informations soumises par une entreprise dans le cadre de sa demande d’autorisation de mise sur le marché d’un médicament, Règlement (CE) nº 1049/2001, Accès aux documents, Référé

Document Summary

Sommaire – Ordonnance du président du Tribunal du 1er septembre 2015

1. Référé – Sursis à exécution – Conditions d’octroi – Fumus boni juris – Examen prima facie des moyens invoqués à l’appui du recours principal – Compétence du juge des référés – Limites – Recours contre

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62012TJ0462
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Dritte Kammer) vom 15. Juli 2015

1. Handlungen der Organe – Begründung – Pflicht – Umfang – Entscheidung des Anhörungsbeauftragten, mit der im Rahmen eines Verfahrens zur Anwendung der Wettbewerbsregeln ein Antrag auf vertrauliche Behandlung von

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62010TJ0423
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Sechste Kammer) vom 15. Juli 2015

1. Wettbewerb – Geldbußen – Höhe – Festsetzung – Anpassung des Grundbetrags –Kronzeugenregelung – Von der Kommission mit der Ersetzung ihrer ersten Mitteilung über den Erlass von Geldbußen verfolgte Ziele –

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62013TJ0115
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Fünfte Kammer) vom 15. Juli 2015

1. Gerichtliches Verfahren – Klagegenstand – Veröffentlichung der Namen bestimmter Mitglieder des Parlaments nach der Erhebung einer Klage durch diese – Fehlen eines Klagegegenstands einer gegen das Parlament von

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62010TJ0389
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Sechste Kammer) vom 15. Juli 2015

1. Wettbewerb – Verwaltungsverfahren – Verfolgungsverjährung – Beginn – Fortdauernde oder fortgesetzte Zuwiderhandlung – Tag der Beendigung der Zuwiderhandlung – Unterbrechung – Auskunftsverlangen – Umfang

(Art. 101

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62010TJ0391
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Sommaire – Arrêt du Tribunal (sixième chambre) du 15 juillet 2015

1. Concurrence – Amendes – Montant – Détermination – Ajustement du montant de base – Montant maximal – Calcul – Chiffre d’affaires à prendre en considération – Chiffre d’affaires de l’exercice social précédant la

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62010TJ0398
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Sechste Kammer) vom 15. Juli 2015

1. Wettbewerb – Verwaltungsverfahren – Entscheidung der Kommission, mit der eine Zuwiderhandlung festgestellt wird – Beweislast der Kommission für die Zuwiderhandlung und ihre Dauer – Umfang der Beweislast – Grad an

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62010TJ0418
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Sommaire – Arrêt du Tribunal (sixième chambre) du 15 juillet 2015

1. Concurrence – Procédure administrative – Décision de la Commission constatant une infraction – Preuve de l’infraction et de sa durée à la charge de la Commission – Portée de la charge probatoire – Degré de

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62010TJ0406
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Sechste Kammer) vom 15. Juli 2015

1. Recht der Europäischen Union – Grundsätze – Anspruch auf effektiven gerichtlichen Rechtsschutz – Gerichtliche Kontrolle wettbewerbsrechtlicher Beschlüsse der Kommission – Rechtmäßigkeitskontrolle und

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62010TJ0393
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Sommaire – Arrêt du Tribunal (sixième chambre) du 15 juillet 2015

1. Recours en annulation – Actes susceptibles de recours – Notion – Actes produisant des effets juridiques obligatoires – Lettre d’un directeur général de la Commission rejetant une demande de réduction d’une amende

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62010TJ0436
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Sechste Kammer) vom 15. Juli 2015

1. Wettbewerb – Unionsvorschriften – Zuwiderhandlungen – Zurechnung – Muttergesellschaft und Tochtergesellschaften – Wirtschaftliche Einheit – Beurteilungskriterien – Vermutung der Ausübung eines bestimmenden

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62010TJ0413
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Sechste Kammer) vom 15. Juli 2015

1. Handlungen der Organe – Begründung – Pflicht – Umfang – Beurteilung der Begründungspflicht nach den Umständen des Einzelfalls – Erforderlichkeit, alle tatsächlich und rechtlich einschlägigen Gesichtspunkte zu

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62011TJ0536
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Neunte Kammer) vom 8. Juli 2015

1. Öffentliche Aufträge der Europäischen Union – Vergabe eines Auftrags aufgrund einer Ausschreibung – Ermessen der Organe – Gerichtliche Nachprüfung – Grenzen

2. Handlungen der Organe – Begründung – Verpflichtung

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62012TJ0548
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Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Neunte Kammer) vom 8. Juli 2015

1. Gemeinschaftsmarke – Definition und Erwerb der Gemeinschaftsmarke – Relative Eintragungshindernisse – Widerspruch des Inhabers einer für identische oder ähnliche Waren oder Dienstleistungen eingetragenen

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62013TJ0489
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Summary — Judgment of the General Court (Fourth Chamber), 30 June 2015

Community trade mark — Definition and acquisition of the Community trade mark — Relative grounds for refusal — Opposition by the proprietor of an earlier identical or similar mark registered for identical or similar

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Information Note on the Court’s case-law 197

June 2016

Pilav v. Bosnia and Herzegovina - 41939/07

Judgment 9.6.2016 [Section V]

Article 1 of Protocol No. 12

Ineligibility of Bosniac living in the Republika Srpska to stand for election to the national presidency: violation

Facts – Under the Bosnian

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Note d’information sur la jurisprudence de la Cour 197

Juin 2016

Karabeyoğlu c. Turquie - 30083/10

Arrêt 7.6.2016 [Section II]

Article 8

Article 8-1

Respect de la correspondance

Respect de la vie privée

Utilisation dans le cadre d’une enquête disciplinaire de données provenant d’écoutes téléphoniques

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Note d’information sur la jurisprudence de la Cour 197

Juin 2016

Enver Aydemir c. Turquie - 26012/11

Arrêt 7.6.2016 [Section II]

Article 9

Article 9-1

Liberté de conscience

Liberté de religion

Objection de conscience au service militaire non motivée par des convictions religieuses sincères : irrecevable

En

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Note d’information sur la jurisprudence de la Cour 197

Juin 2016

Papaioannou c. Grèce - 18880/15

Arrêt 2.6.2016 [Section I]

Article 6

Procédure administrative

Article 6-1

Accès à un tribunal

Pourvoi rejeté par le Conseil d’État pour absence de démonstration précise et circonstanciée des conditions de

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Information Note on the Court’s case-law 197

June 2016

Geotech Kancev GmbH v. Germany - 23646/09

Judgment 2.6.2016 [Section V]

Article 11

Article 11-1

Freedom of association

Alleged breach of applicant company’s negative right to freedom of association: no violation

Facts – The applicant was a company

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