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Document EuroCases Keywords

Right to effective remedy, Right to a fair trial, Extension of placement in solitary confinement, Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union - Articles 41, 47 and 51

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 the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union.

Mr. B ... asked the Administrative Court of Appeal of Nantes to annul the

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Right of value added tax deduction , Value added tax, Directive 2006/112/EC - Article 168, Directive 77/388/EEC (Sixth VAT Directive) - Articles 2 and 17

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) was required to rule on a priority question of constitutionality (QPC) directed against Articles 256 and 271 of the General Tax Code (CGI).

The company Consus France, in support of its application for annulment of the judgment of the

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Request for authorization of dismissal, Verbal drifts of a sexual nature, Proposals of a sexual nature, Dismissal for fault, Equal treatment of men and women in employment and occupation, Sexual harassment, Directive 2006/54/EC - Article 2 (1) (d)

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Administrative Court of Appeal of Marseille (Cour administrative d'appel de Marseille) was required to rule on the application of the objectives of Directive 2006/54/EC.

Mr. C ... asked the Administrative Court of Appeal of Marseille to annul the judgment of the

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Recovery of State aid unlawfully granted, Interest rate, Collection document, General principles of Competition Law, Aid incompatible with the internal market, Corporate tax exemption, Qualification of State Aid, European Competition Law, Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union - Articles 107 and 108

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Administrative Court of appeal of Versailles (Cour administrative d’appel de Versailles) had to decide on the legality of the impact of an aide illegally granted by the French state in regard to the Treaty of the Functioning of the European Union after a decision granted by

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Value added tax exemption, Competition distortion, Intra-Community transport services, Shipping activity, Catering and freight services performed on board ships, Discharge of the value added tax reminder, Directive 2006/112/EC

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Administrative Court of Appeal of Marseille (Cour administrative d'appel de Marseille) was required to rule on the disregard of the objectives of Directive 2006/112/EC.

The SAS Corsica Ferries France asked the Administrative Court of Appeal of Marseille to annul the judgment

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Marketing restrictions, Veterinary checks applicable in intra-Community trade, Protection of public health, Production and placing on the market of fresh meat, Conditions to be met by slaughterhouses for slaughter animals, Directive 89/662/EEC - Article 9, Regulation (EC) No 999/2001 - Article 4

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 (EC) No 999/2001 and Directive 89/662/EEC.

The SAS Bichon GL asked the Administrative Court of Appeal of Nantes to annul the

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Document Keywords

Entscheidungsbegründung, Ermittlungsverfahren, Außerlandesbringung, Fremdenpolizei, Asylrecht

Infringement of the right to equal treatment of strangers by rejecting the application for international protection and establishing the competence of Bulgaria and the order for the extradition of the country as a result of the failure to perform a proper investigation into the situation of asylum

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Remuneration system, Right to claim compensation, Rights of the employees, Protection from discrimination of the employees

In dem Fall ging es um der Kläger, der eine Ausgleichszahlung unter Berufung auf die altersdiskriminierende Wirkung der im streitgegenständlichen Zeitraum maßgeblichen besoldungsrechtlichen Bestimmungen beansprucht. Es stellt sich die Frage, ob der Kläger den Anspruch fristgerecht geltend gemacht.

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Levy of broadcasting fee, Freedom of information, Financing of public broadcasting, Connection between obligation to contribute with the hold of an apartment, Liability to pay broadcasting contributions for a second dwelling

The case concerned is about an applicant against who as an owner of a second home the defendant broadcasting company imposed outstanding broadcasting contributions. He argued that there was no individual advantage for owning a second home, that is, a concrete useable value for the debtor who

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Compensation and replacement measures, Water Framework Directive, Environmental impacts, Plan approval procedure , Environmental impact assessment

The case concerned is about a plaintiff, a nature conservation association recognized in the province Niedersachsen, who challenged the plan approval decision for the new construction of the A 20 between Drochtersen and the province border Niedersachsen / Schleswig-Holstein. It requested the

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EuroCases Keywords

Public participation, iIlegality of the approval decision for new construction, Approval decision for new construction, Examination of the environmental compatibility

EuroCases Summary

The case concerned is about an applicant who operates the windpark X with a total of four wind turbines. It challenges the plan approval decision of 30 March 2015 concerning the new construction of the A 20 between Drochtersen and the province border Niedersachsen / Schleswig-Holstein. It sought

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Infringement of intellectual property rights

EuroCases Summary

The case at hand is centered on the alleged infringement of trademarks (both EU and UK) under Article 9(2)(c) of Council Regulation (EC) No. 207/2009 and its corresponding UK provisions. The defendant in the proceedings, a dog food manufacturer and seller, sought to register a trademark over a

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Realistic prospect of removal, Detention with view of expulsion, Lawfulness of detention of foreign national

EuroCases Summary

The High Court was asked to review the lawfulness of the detention of a Somali national (the claimant) by the Secretary of State for the Home Department (the defendant). The claimant had been detained upon his release from prison with view of extradition to Somalia. However, extradition proved

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Validiy of marriage, Spouse to an EU national, Refusal of application for residence card

EuroCases Summary

In a challenge to a decision to refuse the issuance of a residence card, the Court of Appeal was asked to consider the basis, on which third country marriages are recognised in the UK for the purposes of Article 2 of Directive 2004/38/EC. The appellant was a Ghanaian national, who had applied for a

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EuroCases Keywords

Principle of mutual trust and confidence, Proportionality of a European arrest warrant

EuroCases Summary

In an appeal from a lower court, concerning extradition proceedings, the High Court was asked to consider the proportionality of a European Arrest Warrant, issued by Belgian Authorities for a Lithuanian woman, residing in the UK. Since the issuance of the EAW, the circumstances of the Lithuanian

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Leistungsverlust trotz bereits im Inland erworbener Versicherungszeiten, Exportanspruch, Wohnsitzverlegung, Begünstigende Gegenleistung, Sondercharakter des Rehabilitationsgeldes, Geldleistung bei Krankheit, Zuständigkeit des Wohnsitzstaats, Anspruch auf Rehabilitationsgeld

EuroCases Summary

Im vorliegenden Fall hat der Oberste Gerichtshof die ordentliche Revision wegen Fehlens einer erhebliche Rechtsfrage mit der Begründung für unzulässig zurückgewiesen, dass zwischenzeitig eine Entscheidung über die strittige Frage der Zuständigkeit Österreichs zur Zahlung und Verpflichtung zum

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EuroCases Keywords

Challenge to the validity of a supplementary protection certificate

EuroCases Summary

The High Court was asked to consider the proper construction and application of Article 3(c) of Regulation 469/2009/EC. The claimant in the case challenged the validity of a supplementary protection certificate, issued for a medical product on grounds of incompliance of Article 3(a) and (c) of the

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EuroCases Keywords

Contribution payments and the freedom to provide services, Application of Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, Broadcasting fees for secondary residence, Broadcasting fees

EuroCases Summary

The case concerns the applicant opposing against a contribution demand, by which the defendant – a broadcasting company, had imposed on him broadcasting fees for previous periods as owner of an apartment. He took the position that the contribution increase is inadmissible because it is not based on

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EuroCases Keywords

Insolvency of a banking institution, Jurisdiction in issues of winding-up

EuroCases Summary

The Court of Appeals was asked to consider the relationship between the Lugano Convention and the Winding Up Directive in determining jurisdiction on issues, pertaining to the winding-up of a banking institution. The appellants in the case sought to bring proceedings against an Icelandic bank,

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EuroCases Keywords

Tax fraud - burden of proof, Reality of the delivery - burden of proof, Constriction works

EuroCases Summary

The revenue authority refused to recognise the right of X to deduct VAT on invoices for construction works. It considered that those construction works were not carried out by the service provider indicated in the invoices. Therefore, there was no an actual delivery under those invoices and there

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Compatibility with primary law, Restriction with a special feature, Benefit with a special feature, Social security coordination, Benefits in case of illness, Jurisdiction of Austria for payment and obligation to export a rehabilitation allowance, Claim for rehabilitation allowance

EuroCases Summary

In the present case the Supreme Court of Justice rejected the appeal on point of law due to the lack of a substantial legal question on the grounds that a decision concerning the jurisdiction of Austria for payment and obligation to export a rehabilitation allowance had already been released at the

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EuroCases Keywords

Refusal to delete police registration of a person - allowed by the national and European legislation, Personal data contained in the police registration

EuroCases Summary

After the completion of the criminal proceedings against X with an approved by the court agreement, X requested from the Director of General Directorate 'Criminal Police' (the Director) with the Ministry of Interior the deletion of his criminal registration. The Director refused the deletion of the

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EuroCases Keywords

Priority of the Aarhus convention over the provisions of the national and European legislation in the field of access to public information, Access to documents related to the environment and the programmes in the field of envionment

EuroCases Summary

X filed a request with the Minister of the Environment and the Waters (the Minister) for access to public information in the form of documents related to the priority axis 'Waste' of the Operational Programme 'Environment'. The Minister asked the municipalities concerned by the X's request for

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EuroCases Keywords

Conditions for a set-off, Set-off , Sanction for a future period, Direct payment

EuroCases Summary

The State Fund 'Agriculture' - Payment Agency (the Payment Agency) notified X by letter that it had withheld from the due payment of a subsidy a sanction for a future period. X contested the letter before the Blagoevgrad Administrative Court (Административен съд Благоевград, the BlgAC), which

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EuroCases Keywords

Insufficiency of the resources, Burden of proof, Reality of the delivery, Right to deduct VAT

EuroCases Summary

The revenue authority refused to recognise the right of X to deduct VAT on invoices issued by two suppliers. The main considerations of the revenue authority were related mainly to previous deliveries, as well as to allegations of insufficient staff and material resources of the suppliers. X

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EuroCases Keywords

Aromatic hydrocarbons, Aromatic constutuents, Combined Nomenclature - Headings 2707 and 2710

EuroCases Summary

X imported in Bulgaria heavy fuel oil and declared it under code 2710 1999 of the Combined Nomenclature (the CN). The customs authority took samples of the oil and analysed it. Based on the results, the customs authority amended the code of the imported oil to 2707 9999 of the CN. X appealed the

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EuroCases Keywords

Direct legal effects of the directive, Requirements for environmental impact assessment, Environmental impact assessment, Air traffic law

EuroCases Summary

This case concerns a resident of the municipality of Kleinmachnow, who brought an action objecting to the operating license for the airport Berlin-Brandenburg. She took the view that residents could complain against the operating license because the plan approval decision did not adequately

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Antitrust, diagnosis, costs, patients, costs, private clinics

EuroCases Summary

The target company is the Vienna Private Clinic G *****, which specializes in gynecology and birth assistance. 100% of the shares in the target company are held by the second applicant.

In the last financial year, the parties to the notified concentration achieved sales of more than EUR 300 million

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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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Sommaire – Arrêt de la Cour (première chambre) du 7 mars 2018

Coopération judiciaire en matière civile – Compétence judiciaire et exécution des décisions en matière civile et commerciale – Règlement no 44/2001 – Compétences exclusives – Litiges en matière de sociétés et de personnes morales –

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62016CJ0558
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Sommaire – Arrêt de la Cour (deuxième chambre) du 1er mars 2018

Coopération judiciaire en matière civile – Compétence, loi applicable, reconnaissance et exécution des décisions, acceptation et exécution des actes authentiques en matière de successions et création d’un certificat successoral

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Document Summary

Information Note on the Court’s case-law 213

December 2017

Zadumov v. Russia - 2257/12

Judgment 12.12.2017 [Section III]

Article 46

Article 46-2

Execution of judgment

General measures

Not reasonable or practical to make any pronouncement on the necessity of general measures

Article 6

Article 6-3-d

Examination

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Note d’information sur la jurisprudence de la Cour 203

Janvier 2017

Habran et Dalem c. Belgique - 43000/11 et 49380/11

Arrêt 17.1.2017 [Section II]

Article 6

Procédure pénale

Article 6-1

Procès équitable

Procédure contradictoire

Egalité des armes

Refus de laisser la défense accéder aux documents relatifs aux

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Note d’information sur la jurisprudence de la Cour 203

Janvier 2017

Saumier c. France - 74734/14

Arrêt 12.1.2017 [Section V]

Article 14

Discrimination

Différence de niveau d’indemnisation atteignable par un blessé ou un malade selon que son état provient d’une faute de son employeur ou de celle d’un

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Note d’information sur la jurisprudence de la Cour 203

Janvier 2017

Osmanoğlu et Kocabaş c. Suisse - 29086/12

Arrêt 10.1.2017 [Section III]

Article 9

Article 9-1

Manifester sa religion ou sa conviction

Amende infligée à des parents en raison de leur refus, pour des motifs religieux, de permettre à leur

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Note d’information sur la jurisprudence de la Cour 202

Décembre 2016

Khlaifia et autres c. Italie [GC] - 16483/12

Arrêt 15.12.2016 [GC]

article 4 du Protocole n° 4

Interdiction des expulsions collectives d'étrangers

Refoulement vers la Tunisie de migrants tunisiens arrivés massivement par la mer, après

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