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EuroCases Keywords

Imposition of a security, Seamless steel pipes, Antidumping measure

EuroCases Summary

X imported in Bulgaria seamless steel pipes and declared their origin to be Port Klang, Malaysia. The customs authority did not accept the declared origin of the pipes and launched a further inspection. With regard to the possible circumvention of the antidumping measures imposed with Regulation

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EuroCases Keywords

Recipient of construction works not required to verify the sufficiency of the supplier's technical resources and staff, Sufficiency of the supplier's technical resources and staff, Construction works, Right to deduct VAT

EuroCases Summary

The revenue authority refused to recognise to X the right to deduct VAT on invoices for completed construction works. It based its refusal with the fact that the supplier did not have sufficient technical abilities and staff to carry out those construction works. X appealed the tax assessment

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EuroCases Keywords

Conditions for granting subsidiary protection, Subsidiary protection

EuroCases Summary

X, an Iraqi national from Fallujah, suni, applied before the State Agency on Refugees (the SAR) for subsidiary protection. The SAR found that the situation in Iraq, and more specifically in Fallujah, was tense but X could be displaced internally in Iraqi Kurdistan. Accordingly, the SAR dismissed

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EuroCases Keywords

Condidtions for granting refugee or subsidiary protection status, Subsidiary protection status, Refugee status

EuroCases Summary

X, an Iraqi citizen, journalist from Baghdad, applied before the State Agency on Refugees (Държавна агенция за бежанците, the SAR) for protection. The SAR dismissed the application. X appealed the SAR's decision before the Sofia City Administrative Court (Административен съд София-град, the SCAC).

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EuroCases Keywords

Commercial decision, Consumer's economic behaviour, Misleading commercial practice

EuroCases Summary

The SAC held that in the misleading commercial practice within the meaning of Article 68e, paragraph 1 of the Bulgarian Consumer Protection Act, which transposed Article 6, paragraph 1 of Directive 2005/29/EC was prohibited when three objective conditions were met, namely: 1). existence of a

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EuroCases Keywords

Information procedure in the field of technical standards and regulations, Characteristics of the methyl esters of fatty acids, Characteristics of diesel and cold diesel

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) was required to rule on the application of the provisions of Directive 98/34/EC.

The French Union of Petroleum Industries asked the Council of State to annul for abuse of power on the one hand, the Decree amending the Decree on the

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EuroCases Keywords

Real risk of suffering serious harm, Conditions for granting subsidiary protection, Subsidiary protection, Refugee status

EuroCases Summary

X, Iraqi citizen of Kurdish origin, applied before the State Agency on Refugees (Държавна агенция за бежанците, the SAR) for protection. The SAR dismissed the application. X appealed the SAR's decision before the Sofia City Administrative Court (Административен съд София-град, the SCAC). The SCAC

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EuroCases Keywords

Designation as effective manager, Effective management of the activity of credit institutions

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) was required to rule on the application of the provisions of Directive 2013/36 / EU.

The regional office of mutual agricultural credit of Toulouse asked the Council of State to annul the letter from the General Secretary of the Authority of

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EuroCases Keywords

Respect for private life, Forced labor, Inhuman or degrading treatment, Principle of good administration, Principle of non-discrimination, Right of correction, Personal data, Digital file, Pole Emploi agency, Registration as a jobseeker

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) was required to rule on the disregard of the provisions of Articles 21 and 47 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union.

Mr. B… asked the Council of State to annul for abuse of power the decision by which the National

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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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EuroCases Keywords

Reception conditions for asylum seekers , Risk of inhuman or degrading treatment, Personal interview, Right to information, Procedural guarantees, Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 - Articles 4 and 5, Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 - Articles 3 paragraph 2

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Administrative Court of Appeal of Nantes (Cour administrative d’appel de Nantes) was required to rule over a violation of Regulation (EU) No 604/2013.

X, an Afghan national, was illegally entered in France after having lodged an asylum application in Bulgaria. The Prefect of

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Administrative retention, Determination of the destination State, Order to leave the territory, Readmission procedure, Foreign national possessing residence document issued by another State, Directive 2008/115/EC

EuroCases Summary

The present case concerned the expulsion of third country’s nationals.

X, an Iranian national who possessed residence documents (residence card, EU blue card) issued in Belgium, entered illegally in France. The prefect of Nord requested Belgian authorities to take back the person concerned and,

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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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Document EuroCases Keywords

birth defect, child abuse, hard Labor, Illness of a child

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Supreme Court in Austria decides in an extraordinary appeal on the lawfulness of the deprivation of custody of the parents of an infant.

After a birth with many complications the child was born and shortly after the doctors found out that the skull of the child was bigger

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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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62010TJ0268
Document Summary

Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Fünfte erweiterte Kammer) vom 25. September 2015

1. Nichtigkeitsklage – Natürliche oder juristische Personen – Handlungen, die sie unmittelbar und individuell betreffen – Klage einer Europäischen wirtschaftlichen Interessenvereinigung – Zulässigkeit

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62011TJ0674
Document Summary

Summary — Judgment of the General Court (Eighth Chamber), 24 September 2015

1. Actions for annulment — Interest in bringing proceedings — Need for an actual and current interest — Assessment at the time when the action was lodged — Action capable of securing a benefit for the

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62011TJ0674
Document Summary

Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Achte Kammer) vom 24. September 2015

1. Nichtigkeitsklage – Rechtsschutzinteresse – Erfordernis eines bestehenden und gegenwärtigen Interesses – Beurteilung zum Zeitpunkt der Klageerhebung – Klage, die geeignet ist, dem Kläger einen Vorteil zu

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62007TJ0421(01)
Document Summary

Summary — Judgment of the General Court (First Chamber), 18 September 2015

1. Appeal — Interest in bringing proceedings — Condition — Appeal capable of procuring an advantage for the party bringing it

2. Acts of the institutions — Withdrawal — Unlawful acts — Decision of the Commission to

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62008TJ0001(01)
Document Summary

Summary — Judgment of the General Court (First Chamber), 18 September 2015

1. Judicial proceedings — Interpretation of a judgment — Conditions for the admissibility thereof

(Rules of Procedure of the General Court, Art. 129)

2. Judicial proceedings — Interpretation of a judgment —

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62012TJ0346
Document Summary

Leitsätze – Urteil des Gerichts (Zweite Kammer) vom 15. September 2015

1. Recht der Europäischen Union – Auslegung – Vorschriften in mehreren Sprachen – Abweichungen zwischen den verschiedenen Sprachfassungen – Berücksichtigung der allgemeinen Systematik und des Zwecks der

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62012TJ0346
Document Summary

Summary — Judgment of the General Court (Second Chamber), 15 September 2015

1. EU law — Interpretation — Texts in several languages — Differences between the various language versions — Account to be taken of the overall scheme and purpose of the legislation in question

(Commission

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62015TO0235(01)
Document Keywords

Weighing up of interests., Prima facie case, Urgency, Application for suspension of operation of a measure, Decision to grant a third party access to the documents, Documents held by the EMA concerning information submitted by an undertaking as part of its application for authorisation to place a medicinal product on the market, Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001, Access to documents, Application for interim measures

Document Summary

Summary — Order of the President of the General Court, 1 September 2015

1. Application for interim measures — Suspension of operation of a measure — Conditions for granting — Prima facie case — Prima facie examination of the pleas in law put forward in support of the main action —

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62015TO0235(01)
Document Summary

Leitsätze – Beschluss des Präsidenten des Gerichts vom 1. September 2015

1. Vorläufiger Rechtsschutz – Aussetzung des Vollzugs – Voraussetzungen für die Gewährung –Fumus boni iuris – Prima-facie-Prüfung der zur Stützung der Klage angeführten Gründe – Befugnisse des für die

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62015TO0344
Document Summary

Summary — Order of the President of the General Court of 1 September 2015

1. Application for interim measures — Suspension of operation of a measure — Interim measures — Conditions for granting — Prima facie case — Urgency — Serious and irreparable damage — Cumulative nature —

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62015TO0235(01)
Document Keywords

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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62015TO0344
Document Summary

Leitsätze – Beschluss des Präsidenten des Gerichts vom 1. September 2015

1. Vorläufiger Rechtsschutz – Aussetzung des Vollzugs – Einstweilige Anordnungen –Voraussetzungen für die Gewährung – Fumus boni iuris – Dringlichkeit – Schwerer und nicht wiedergutzumachender Schaden –

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62010TJ0413
Document Summary

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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62010TJ0418
Document Summary

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
Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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