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EuroCases Keywords

Causality link, Antiparasitic products for agricultural use, Authorization system on the market, Plant protection products

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Court of Cassation (Cour de cassation) was required to rule on the violation of Directive 91/414/EEC.

The Chamber of the Instruction of the Court of appeal of Paris (chambre de l'instruction de la cour d'appel de Paris) in the information received on the complaint of the

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Responsibility, Ban on animal caring, Animal Protection Act

A repeated infringement within the meaning of Article 16a (1) sentence 2 no. 3 of the Animal Protection Act (TierSchG) occurs when there are two breaches of the animal welfare principles with a view to § 2 TierSchG or an order pursuant to § 16a para. 1 sentence 2 no. 1 TierSchG or a regulation

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EuroCases Keywords

Assessment, Safe countries of origin, Directive 2013/32/EU - Article 37(3) and Annex I

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) was requested to examine the inscription of six States on the list of safe counties of origin previewed by Directive 2013/32/EU.

Nine associations seised the Council of State demanding the annulation of the decision by which the French

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EuroCases Keywords

Dispensing veterinary medicinal products to livestock farmers, Public concerned, Prohibition of veterinary products advertising, Community code relating to veterinary medicinal products, Directive 2001/82/EC - Articles 67(1) and 85

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) had to examine the prohibition of veterinary products advertising in the light of the Directive 2001/82/EC on the Community code relating to veterinary medicinal products.

Six organisations seised the Council of State demanding the

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Private hospital, Undertaking entrusted with the operation of services of general economic interest, Public service compensation, State aid, Article 108(3) TFEU

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) had to examine the compensation by the general social security scheme of medical care costs in private hospitals.

Two federations seised the Council of State demanding the annulation of two ministerial decrees issued by the Minister for the

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EuroCases Keywords

Private hospital, Undertaking entrusted with the operation of services of general economic interest, Public service compensation, State aid, Decision 2012/21/EU - Articles 4 and 6, Article 108(3) TFEU

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) was requested to examine the compensation of medical care costs in healthcare facilities by the general social security scheme.

Two federations seised the Council of State demanding the annulation of two ministerial decrees issued by the

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EuroCases Keywords

Electronically supplied services, Online publications, Newspapers and printed periodicals, Reduced VAT rates, Regulation (EU) No 282/2011 - Annex I, point 3, letter d), Directive 2006/112/EC - Article 98

EuroCases Summary

In the present case, the Council of State (Conseil d’Etat) was requested to examine the reduces VAT rates applicable to newspapers and printed periodicals in the light of Directive 2006/112/EC and Regulation (EU) No 282/2011.

X, a company specialised in online publications, decided to apply the

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EuroCases Keywords

Right of the accused to be informed of the date and time of the trial, Fair trial, Protection from extradition, European Arrest Warrant

EuroCases Summary

The ruling concerns three separate extradition cases, involving Romanian citizens, sought for extradition by the Romanian authorities by way of European Arrest Warrants (EAWs). All three cases involved submissions, concerning the extent to which prison conditions in Romania constitute substantial

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EuroCases Keywords

Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union, Withdrawal from the European Union

EuroCases Summary

Following the results of the United Kingdom referendum on leaving the EU, the High Court was asked to review a challenge to the UK government’s authority to trigger Article 50, para. 2 of the Treaty for the European Union without obtaining an approval vote from Parliament. The case before the court

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EuroCases Keywords

Ambient air quality management, Environmental protection, Air Quality Plan

EuroCases Summary

The High Court was asked to rule on the conformity of the Air Quality Plan (AQP), adopted by the UK Government, to Article 23 of Directive 2008/50/EC and its domestic equivalent – Regulation 26 of the Air Quality Standards Regulations (2010/1001). At its core, the case concerned the proper

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EuroCases Keywords

agency contract, consumer , international jurisdiction

EuroCases Summary

The appellant who is a German citizen, has purchased a wooden house from a Finnish company together with his wife. The spouses ordered the retractable house and the space was supposed to be used as a living space for the family. The appellant and the Finnish company had also signed an agency

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EuroCases Keywords

Refusal to pay subsidies and sacntions for all farmers concerned, Failure to remove the ovelapping, Overlapping of areas claimed

EuroCases Summary

X was a farmer who applied to the State Fund 'Agriculture' - Payment Agency (the Fund) for direct payment under several measures. The Fund established overlapping of the areas claimed by X with those claimed by another farmer. The Fund informed X and the other farmer about the overlapping. Since

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Public international law, EU law, Refusal to access to environmental information, Negative effects, Access to information

The present case concerns access to information to documents from infringement proceedings.

With a notice of 30th of May 2013 (formal notice) the European Commission initiated infringement proceedings Nr. 2013/4000 against the Federal Republic of Germany. The proceedings were in connection with the

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EuroCases Keywords

Transportation costs from the point of entry to the place of destination - not included in the tax basis, FOB delivery, First place of destination

EuroCases Summary

X imported palm oil, which was transported by ship to Varna. The purchase of the goods was concluded on FOB loading port basis. The transportation of the goods from the Port of Varna to the X's warehouse were born by X. The customs authority held that the costs for transportation from Port of Varna

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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

Ethyl alcohol used in cleaning or disinfection - exempted from excise duty, Production of medicines

EuroCases Summary

'Balkanfarma' plc. (Balkanfarma) imported in Bulgaria ethyl alcohol, which it used for disinfection during production of medicines and for which it paid excise duty. Balkanfarma applied before the Svishtov Customs applied for its reimbursement. The Svishtov Customs refused to reimburse and the

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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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Document EuroCases Keywords

National implementation of the directive, Information for the commercial decisions of the consumers, Basic information for consumers, Unfair competiton, Advertisement of one product with quality valuation

The case concerns a respondent operating in the retail of food and household products. He advertised on his website the product "CURAMED Hair Removal Device Silk'n Pro 2" and next to the product pictures the signs "LGA tested Quality" and "LGA tested safety" were attached. The advertisement did

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Directive 2008/95/EC - Article 3, Absolute ground for refusal of protection due to the lack of distinctive character, Protection of trade marks , Interpretation of European Union law, Trademark law, Protectability of colour trademarks

The case concerns the German Savings Banks Association (DSGV) for which the filed on 07.02.2002 and registered on 11.07.2007 abstract colour mark “red” (HKS 13) which has become customary in trade as a sign for banking services for private customers was registered. The applicants are companies from

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Document EuroCases Keywords

Gambling law, European antitrust legislation, Compensation for damages for a cartel violation, Causality between infringement of competition law and damages, Restriction of competition, Gambling monopoly

The case concerns an applicant, a commercial gambling broker, who claimed compensation for damages from the respondent, the lottery company of the state of Nordrhein-Westfalen, for an antitrust violation.

In this context, the Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof – BGH) dealt with the

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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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EuroCases Keywords

Education of grandchildren , Grandparents , Derivative right of residence, Worker’s family, Free movement of workers, Regulation (EU) No 492/2011 – Article 10

EuroCases Summary

The issue that arose on this appeal was whether the appellant and his wife could have a right to reside in the UK on the basis of at least one of their grandchildren being in education in the UK and the grandparents having worked in the UK under Article 10 of Regulation (EU) No 492/2011. The short

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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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EuroCases Keywords

Withdrawal of the UK from the EU, EU referendum, Restrictions on franchise , Restrictions on the freedom of movement, European Union Referendum Act 2015 (UK) – section 2, Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) - Article 20(2)(a) and 21(1)

EuroCases Summary

The claimants sought permission to challenge the legality of British legislation concerning the franchise in the referendum on whether the United Kingdom should remain a member of the European Union ("the EU referendum"), which restricted their directly effective EU law rights of freedom of

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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

Attendance allowance , Sickness benefit , Prevention of overlapping of benefits, Social security law, Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992 (UK) - section 65(7), Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 – Article 10

EuroCases Summary

The tribunal had to decide whether British legislation is in accordance with Article 10 of Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 and affective to achieve its apparent purpose of preventing a claimant becoming entitled to attendance allowance when the United Kingdom is not the competent State under the

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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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62010TJ0413
Document Summary

Summary — Judgment of the General Court (Sixth Chamber), 15 July 2015

1. Acts of the institutions — Statement of reasons — Obligation — Scope — Assessment of the duty to state reasons by reference to the circumstances of the case — No need to specify all the relevant factual and

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62010TJ0436
Document Summary

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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62012TJ0462
Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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Document Summary

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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Document Summary

Note d’information sur la jurisprudence de la Cour 202

Décembre 2016

Kutlu et autres c. Turquie - 51861/11

Arrêt 13.12.2016 [Section II]

article 1 du Protocole n° 1

article 1 al. 1 du Protocole n° 1

Biens

Refus d’exproprier des terrains faisant l’objet de restrictions physiques et juridiques à cause du

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