Legal News

  1. Lundbeck v Commission
    Competition
    Advocate General Kokott proposes that the Court of Justice should uphold the fine of almost €94 million imposed on the Lundbeck pharmaceutical group in the context of agreements intended to delay the marketing of generic versions of its antidepressant medicinal product citalopram

  2. CK Telecoms UK Investments v Commission
    Competition
    The General Court annuls the Commission’s decision to block the proposed acquisition of Telefónica UK by Hutchison 3G UK in the sector of the mobile telephony market

  3. Council v K. Chrysostomides & Co. and Others
    Law governing the institutions
    According to Advocate General Pitruzella, the Courts of the European Union do not have jurisdiction to hear actions for damages brought against the Euro Group

  4. Hungary v Parliament and Council
    Advocate General Sánchez-Bordona proposes that the Court of Justice should dismiss the actions for annulment brought by Hungary and Poland against the Directive strengthening posted workers’ rights

  5. Nord Stream 2 v Parliament and Council
    Energy
    The General Court of the European Union declares that the actions brought by Nord Stream AG and Nord Stream 2 AG against Directive 2019/692, which extends certain rules of the internal market in natural gas to pipelines from third countries, are inadmissible

  6. Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri
    Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
    Advocate General Bobek: Member States must grant compensation to any victim of a violent intentional crime, regardless of his or her residence

  7. Országos Idegenrendeszeti Főigazgatóság Dél-alföldi Regionális Igazgatóság
    Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
    The placing of asylum seekers or third-country nationals who are the subject of a return decision in the Röszke transit zone at the Serbian-Hungarian border must be classified as ‘detention’

  8. Volotea v Commission
    State aid
    The General Court dismisses the actions against the Commission decision declaring illegal the aid from Italy to several airlines serving Sardinia

  9. Press release following the judgment of the German Constitutional Court of 5 May 2020

  10. Austria v Commission
    State aid
    Advocate General Hogan: the Court should reject Austria’s appeal in UK State Aid Case