EU LEGAL TRENDS Telegram - published 26 August 2015




EU LEGAL TRENDS Telegram


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# CORPORATE AUDITS


  • UK Government Policy paper: EU Audit Directive and regulation: implementation update

# LEGAL ASPECTS OF DRONES


  • In Custodia Legis: Law Librarians of U.S. Congress: Legal Aspects of Unmanned Systems – Part 1: Civilian Uses

# STATE AID


  • Bundeskabinett beschließt 25. Subventionsbericht

# MERGERS


  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of joint control over ESVAGT by 3i Group and AMP
  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of Eaststarch by ADM

# EU REGISTERS# EURLEX - ALL CASE LAW


  • CELEX:62015TO0069: Order of the General Court (Ninth Chamber) of 16 July 2015. # NK Rosneft OAO and Others v Council of the European Union. # Action for annulment - Common foreign and security policy - Restrictive measures adopted in view of Russia’s actions destabilising the situation in Ukraine - Lis pendens - Manifest inadmissibility. # Case T-69/15.
  • CELEX:62014TA0312: Case T-312/14: Judgment of the General Court of 7 July 2015 — Federcoopesca and Others v Commission (Application for annulment — Fisheries — Community control system for ensuring compliance with the rules of the common fisheries policy — Commission Decision implementing an action plan aiming at filling gaps in the Italian fisheries control system — Measure not itself modifying the legal situation of the applicant — Not individually affected — Inadmissibility)
  • CELEX:62015TN0339: Case T-339/15: Action brought on 27 June 2015 — Polski Koncern Naftowy Orlen v OHIM (Shape of a service station)
  • CELEX:62015FB0035: Case F-35/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 15 July 2015 — De Esteban Alonso v Commission (Civil service — Article 24 of the Staff Regulations — Request for assistance — Criminal proceedings before a national court — Joinder of Commission in bringing a civil action — Action dismissed as manifestly unfounded)
  • CELEX:62015TN0360: Case T-360/15: Action brought on 1 July 2015 — Dr Vita v OHIM (69)
  • CELEX:62015FN0072: Case F-72/15: Action brought on 4 May 2015 — ZZ v Commission
  • CELEX:62013TA0677: Case T-677/13: Judgment of the General Court of 7 July 2015 — Axa Versicherung v Commission (Access to documents — Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 — Documents relating to a procedure pursuant to the competition rules — Request relating to a collection of documents — Refusal to grant access — Request relating to a single document — Table of contents — Obligation to undertake a concrete, individual examination — Exception relating to the protection of the commercial interests of a third party — Exception relating to the protection of the purpose of inspections, investigations and audits — Overriding public interest — Claim for damages — Obligation to state reasons)
  • CELEX:62014FB0069: Case F-69/14: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal of 13 July 2015 — Carreira v ESMA
  • CELEX:62015TN0327: Case T-327/15: Action brought on 2 June 2015 — Hellenic Republic v Commission
  • CELEX:62015TN0340: Case T-340/15: Action brought on 27 June 2015 — Polski Koncern Naftowy Orlen v OHIM (Shape of a service station)
  • CELEX:62015FN0088: Case F-88/15: Action brought on 15 June 2015 — ZZ/Commission
  • CELEX:62015TN0306: Case T-306/15: Action brought on 9 June 2015 — KV v EACEA
  • CELEX:62013TA0100: Case T-100/13: Judgment of the General Court of 9 July 2015 — CMT v OHIM — Camomilla (CAMOMILLA) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community word mark CAMOMILLA — Earlier national figurative mark Camomilla — Absolute ground for refusal — Article 52(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — No bad faith on the part of the proprietor of the Community trade mark — Relative ground for refusal — Genuine use of the earlier mark — Additional evidence brought before the Board of Appeal)
  • CELEX:62015TN0330: Case T-330/15: Action brought on 24 June 2015 — Keil v OHIM — Naturafit Diätetische Lebensmittelproduktions (BasenCitrate)
  • CELEX:62015FN0089: Case F-89/15: Action brought on 18th May 2015 — ZZ v Commission
  • CELEX:62015FB0020: Case F-20/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 16 July 2015 — FG v European Commission (Civil Service — Officials — Reform of the Staff Regulations — Regulation No 1023/2013 — Types of posts — Transitional rules on grading in the types of posts — Article 30(2) of Annex XIII to the Staff Regulations — Suitability for promotion to the grade above — Promotion year 2014 — Administrator without ‘particular responsibilities’ — Promotion possibilities capped at grade AD 12 — Name of that administrator not included in the list of promotable officials in grade AD 12 — Possibility of requesting to benefit under Article 30(3) of Annex XIII to the Staff Regulations — Deadline of 31 December 2015 — Admissibility of the action — Concept of measure adversely affecting a person — Amendment of the digital personal file of the official — Administrative information — Published on the institution’s intranet — Failure to satisfy the requirements of the…
  • CELEX:62015FN0084: Case F-84/15: Action brought on 2 June 2015 — ZZ v Council
  • CELEX:62015FN0078: Case F-78/15: Action brought on 18 May 2015 — ZZ and Others v EIB
  • CELEX:62015FN0083: Case F-83/15: Action brought on 28 May 2015 — ZZ v European GNSS Agency
  • CELEX:62015FN0086: Case F-86/15: Action brought on 9th June 2015 — ZZ v ECB
  • CELEX:62011TA0536: Case T-536/11: Judgment of the General Court of 8 July 2015 — European Dynamics Luxembourg and Others v Commission (Public service contracts — Tender procedure — Provision of computing services for the development and maintenance of software, consultancy and assistance for different types of IT applications — Ranking of a tenderer’s bid in the cascade for different lots and ranking of the bids of other tenderers — Obligation to state reasons — Award criterion — Manifest error of assessment — Non-contractual liability)
  • CELEX:62015TN0325: Case T-325/15: Action brought on 22 June 2015 — Sun System Kereskedelmi és Szolgáltató v OHIM — Hollandimpex Kereskedelmi és Szolgáltató (Choco Love)
  • CELEX:62015TN0269: Case T-269/15: Action brought on 28 May 2015 — Novartis Europharm v Commission
  • CELEX:62015FN0082: Case F-82/15: Action brought on 26 May 2015 — ZZ v EIB
  • CELEX:62015FN0079: Case F-79/15: Action brought on 26 May 2015 — ZZ v ECB
  • CELEX:62012TA0436: Case T-436/12: Judgment of the General Court of 8 July 2015 — Deutsche Rockwool Mineralwoll v OHIM — Ceramicas del Foix (Rock & Rock) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community figurative mark Rock & Rock — Earlier national word marks MASTERROCK, FIXROCK, FLEXIROCK, COVERROCK and CEILROCK — Relative ground for refusal — Article 8(1)(b) and Article 53(1)(a) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62014CA0303: Case C-303/14: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 25 June 2015 — European Commission v Republic of Poland (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Regulation (EC) No 842/2006 — Training and certification — Obligation to provide notification — Penalties — Regulations (EC) No 303/2008, (EC) No 304/2008, (EC) No 305/2008, (EC) No 306/2008, (EC) No 307/2008 and (EC) No 308/2008)
  • CELEX:62015TN0221: Case T-221/15: Action brought on 5 May 2015 — Arbuzov v Council
  • CELEX:62015CN0308: Case C-308/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Audiencia Provincial de Alicante (España) lodged on 25 June 2015 — Banco Popular Español, S.A. v Emilio Irles López, Teresa Torres Andreu
  • CELEX:62015CN0307: Case C-307/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Audiencia Provincial de Alicante (Spain) lodged on 25 June 2015 — Ana María Palacios Martínez v Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • CELEX:62015TN0314: Case T-314/15: Action brought on 2 June 2015 — Hellenic Republic v Commission
  • CELEX:62015FN0074: Case F-74/15: Action brought on 11 May 2015 — ZZ v Commission
  • CELEX:62015TN0335: Case T-335/15: Action brought on 23 June 2015 — Universal Protein Supplements v OHIM (Representation of a body builder)
  • CELEX:62015TN0287: Case T-287/15: Action brought on 1 June 2015 — Tayto Group v OHIM — MIP Metro (real)
  • CELEX:62015CN0347: Case C-347/15: Action brought on 9 July 2015 — European Commission v Republic of Austria
  • CELEX:62015TN0328: Case T-328/15 P: Appeal brought on 24 June 2015 by Geoffroy Alsteens against the judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal of 21 April 2015 in Case F-87/12 RENV Alsteens v Commission
  • CELEX:62014FB0109: Case F-109/14: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 14 July 2015 — Roda v Commission (Civil Service — Remuneration — Survivor’s pension — Article 27 of Annex VIII to the Staff Regulations — Right of the divorced spouse of the deceased official — Alimony paid by the deceased official — Capping of the survivor’s pension — Action manifestly unfounded)
  • CELEX:62015CN0275: Case C-275/15: Reference for a preliminary ruling from Court of Appeal (England & Wales) (Civil Division) made on 8 June 2015 — ITV Broadcasting Limited, ITV2 Limited, ITV Digital Channels Limited, Channel Four Television Corp., 4 Ventures Limited, Channel 5 Broadcasting Limited, ITV Studios Limited v TVCatchup Limited, Media Resources Limited, TVCatchup (UK) Limited
  • CELEX:62015TN0329: Case T-329/15: Action brought on 24 June 2015 — Certuss Dampfautomaten v OHIM — Universal for Engineering Industries (Universal 1800 TC)
  • CELEX:62011TA0044: Case T-44/11: Judgment of the General Court of 6 July 2015 — Italian Republic v Commission (EAGGF — Guarantee Section — EAGF and EAFRD — Expenditure excluded from financing — Aid for the production of skimmed-milk powder — Irregularities or negligence attributable to administrative authorities or bodies of the Member States — Proportionality — Obligation to state reasons — Principle of ne bis in idem — Reasonable period)
  • CELEX:62015TN0341: Case T-341/15: Action brought on 27 June 2015 — Polski Koncern Naftowy Orlen v OHIM (Shape of a service station)
  • CELEX:62015TN0342: Case T-342/15: Action brought on 27 June 2015 — Polski Koncern Naftowy Orlen v OHIM (Shape of a service station)
  • CELEX:62015TN0343: Case T-343/15: Action brought on 27 June 2015 — Polski Koncern Naftowy Orlen v OHIM (Shape of a service station)
  • CELEX:62014FA0116: Case F-116/14: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 16 July 2015 — Muariu v EIOPA (Civil Service — EIOPA staff — Temporary member of staff — Vacancy notice — Requirement for minimum professional experience of eight years — Internal candidate already confirmed in her post as a temporary member of staff following a probationary period — Provisionally posted to the new position, giving classification at a higher grade — Material error in the vacancy notice — Withdrawal of the offer of employment — Applicability of the GIPs — Consultation of the Staff Committee — Legitimate expectations)
  • CELEX:62014FA0112: Case F-112/14: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (1st Chamber) of 16 July 2015 — EJ v Commission (Civil service — Officials — Reform of the Staff Regulations — Regulation No 1023/2013 — Types of posts — Transitional rules concerning assignment to types of posts — Article 30(2) of Annex XIII to the Staff Regulations — Lawyer administrators in grade AD 13 of the Commission’s Legal Service — Situation of ‘legal advisers’ and ‘members of the Legal Service’ — Methods of accessing grade AD 13 under the 2004 Staff Regulations — Promotion under Article 45 of the Staff Regulations — Appointment pursuant to Article 29 of the Staff Regulations — Assignment to the types of posts ‘Adviser or equivalent’ and ‘Administrator in transition’ — Act adversely affecting an official — Concept of ‘significant responsibilities’ — Concept of ‘special responsibilities’ — Equal treatment — Opportunity for promotion to grade AD 14 — Legitimate expectations — Principle of legal certainty)
  • CELEX:62015TN0270: Case T-270/15: Action brought on 26 May 2015 — ANKO AE v Research Executive Agency (REA)
  • CELEX:62011TA0089: Case T-89/11: Judgment of the General Court of 9 July 2015 — Nanu-Nana Joachim Hoepp v OHIM — Vincci Hoteles (NANU) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community word mark NANU — Earlier Community word mark NAMMU — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62015CN0319: Case C-319/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Cour administrative d'appel de Paris (France) lodged on 29 June 2015 — Overseas Financial Limited, Oaktree Finance Limited v Ministre de l’économie, de l'industrie et du numérique
  • CELEX:62013CA0263: Case C-263/13 P: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 24 June 2015 — Kingdom of Spain v European Commission (Appeals — European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) — Reduction of financial assistance — Method of calculation by extrapolation — Procedure of adoption of the decision by the European Commission — Failure to comply with the time-limit laid down — Consequences)
  • CELEX:62015CN0290: Case C-290/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Conseil d’État (Belgium) lodged on 15 June 2015 — Patrice d’Oultremont, Henri Tumelaire, François Boitte, Éoliennes à tout prix? ASBL v Walloon Region
  • CELEX:62013CA0583: Case C-583/13 P: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 18 June 2015 — Deutsche Bahn AG, DB Mobility Logistics AG, DB Energie GmbH, DB Netz AG, Deutsche Umschlaggesellschaft Schiene-Straße (DUSS) mbH, DB Schenker Rail GmbH, DB Schenker Rail Deutschland AG v European Commission, Kingdom of Spain, EFTA Surveillance Authority, Council of the European Union (Appeals — Competition — Rail transport and ancillary services sector — Abuse of dominant position — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Articles 20 and 28(1) — Administrative procedure — Decision ordering an inspection — Commission’s powers of inspection — Fundamental right to the inviolability of the home — No prior judicial authorisation — Effective judicial review — Fortuitous discovery)
  • CELEX:62015TN0274: Case T-274/15: Action brought on 29 May 2015 — Alcogroup and Alcodis v Commission
  • CELEX:62015FB0094: Case F-94/15 R: Order of the President of the Civil Service Tribunal of 15 July 2015 — Wolff v EEAS (Civil Service — Interim measures — Application for a suspension of operation — Elections to the Staff Committee — Urgency — Absence — Balance of the interests at stake)
  • CELEX:62014CA0018: Case C-18/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 25 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the College van Beroep voor het Bedrijfsleven — Netherlands) — CO Sociedad de Gestion y Participación SA and Others v De Nederlandsche Bank NV and De Nederlandsche Bank NV v CO Sociedad de Gestion y Participación SA and Others (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Approximation of laws — Direct insurance other than life assurance — Directive 92/49/EEC — Articles 15, 15a and 15b — Prudential assessment of acquisitions and increases in a qualifying holding — Possibility to attach a restriction or requirement to the approval of a proposed acquisition)
  • CELEX:62013CA0664: Case C-664/13: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 25 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Administratīvā apgabaltiesa (Latvia)) — VAS ‘Ceļu satiksmes drošības direkcija’, Latvijas Republikas Satiksmes ministrija v Kaspars Nīmanis (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Transport — Driving licence — Renewal by the issuing Member State — Condition of residence in the territory of that Member State — Declaration of residence)
  • CELEX:62015CN0272: Case C-272/15: Reference for a preliminary ruling from Court of Appeal (England & Wales) (Civil Division) made on 8 June 2015 — Swiss International Air Lines AG v The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, Environment Agency
  • CELEX:62013CA0508: Case C-508/13: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 18 June 2015 — Republic of Estonia v European Parliament, Council of the European Union (Action for annulment — Directive 2013/34/EU — Obligations on some forms of undertakings in relation to financial statements — Principles of subsidiarity and proportionality — Obligation to state reasons)
  • CELEX:62014CA0207: Case C-207/14: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 24 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Vrhovno sodišče (Slovenia)) — Hotel Sava Rogaška, Gostinstvo, turizem in storitve, d.o.o. v Republika Slovenija (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Approximation of laws — Natural mineral water — Directive 2009/54/EC — Article 8(2) — Annex I — Prohibition on marketing ‘natural mineral water from one and the same spring’ under more than one trade description — Meaning)
  • CELEX:62013CA0293: Joined Cases C-293/13 P and C-294/13 P: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 24 June 2015 — Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. v European Commission, Internationale Fruchtimport Gesellschaft Weichert GmbH & Co. KG (C-293/13 P), European Commission v Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc., Internationale Fruchtimport Gesellschaft Weichert GmbH & Co. KG (C-294/13 P) (Appeals — Competition — Agreements, decisions and concerted practices — European banana market — Coordination in the setting of quotation prices — Concept of ‘economic unit’ between two companies — Concept of ‘decisive influence’ — Whether the conduct of one company may be imputed to another — Distortion of evidence — Burden of proof — Principle of in dubio pro reo — Concept of ‘single and continuous infringement’ — Concept of ‘concerted practice’ — Concept of ‘infringement by object’ — Undertakings that are members of the same cartel — Communication of information to the Commission — Legal obligation — Scope —
  • CELEX:62015CN0268: Case C-268/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Cour d’appel de Bruxelles (Belgium) lodged on 8 June 2015 — Fernand Ullens de Schooten v Ministre des Affaires Sociales et de la Santé Publique and Ministre de la Justice
  • CELEX:62012TA0548: Case T-548/12: Judgment of the General Court of 8 July 2015 — Deutsche Rockwool Mineralwoll v OHIM — Redrock Construction (REDROCK) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community figurative mark REDROCK — Earlier national word marks ROCK, KEPROCK, FLEXIROCK, FORMROCK, FLOOR-ROCK, TERMAROCK, KLIMAROCK, SPEEDROCK, DUROCK, SPLITROCK, PLANAROCK, TOPROCK, KLEMMROCK, FIXROCK, SONOROCK PLUS, VARIROCK, SONOROCK and MASTERROCK — Relative ground for refusal — Article 8(1)(b) and Article 53(1)(a) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62013TA0521: Case T-521/13: Judgment of the General Court of 7 July 2015 — Alpinestars Research v OHIM — Tung Cho and Wang Yu (A ASTER) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for the Community figurative mark A ASTER — Earlier Community word mark A-STARS — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Similarity of the signs — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62013CA0373: Case C-373/13: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 24 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Verwaltungsgerichtshof Baden-Württemberg — Germany) — H.T. v Land Baden-Württemberg (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Area of freedom, security and justice — Borders, asylum and immigration — Directive 2004/83/EC — Article 24(1) — Minimum standards for granting refugee or subsidiary protection status — Revocation of residence permit — Conditions for revocation of residence permit — Concept of ‘compelling reasons of national security or public order’ — Participation of a person with refugee status in the activities of an organisation entered in the list of terrorist organisations drawn up by the European Union)
  • CELEX:62010TA0516: Case T-516/10: Judgment of the General Court of 6 July 2015 — France v Commission (EAGGF — ‘Guidance’ Section — Reduction of financial aid — Community initiative programme Leader+ — Failure to comply with the time-limit for adoption of a decision — Infringement of an essential procedural requirement)
  • CELEX:62015CN0243: Case C-243/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Najvyšší súd Slovenskej republiky (Slovakia) lodged on 27 May 2015 — Lesoochranárske zoskupenie VLK v Obvodný úrad Trenčín
  • CELEX:62015CN0257: Case C-257/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Amtsgericht Hannover (Germany) lodged on 1 June 2015 — Michael Ihden, Gisela Brinkmann v TUIfly GmbH
  • CELEX:62014CA0242: Case C-242/14: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 25 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Landgericht Mannheim — Germany) — Saatgut-Treuhandverwaltungs GmbH v Gerhard und Jürgen Vogel GbR, Jürgen Vogel, Gerhard Vogel (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Community plant variety rights — Regulation (EC) No 2100/94 — Derogation provided for in Article 14 — Use by farmers of the product of the harvest for propagating purposes without the holder’s authorisation — Farmers under an obligation to pay equitable remuneration for such use — Period within which that remuneration must be paid in order to be able to benefit from the derogation — Whether it is possible for the holder to have recourse to Article 94 — Infringement)
  • CELEX:62014CA0147: Case C-147/14: Judgment of the Court (Tenth Chamber) of 25 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hof van beroep te Brussel — Belgium) — Loutfi Management Propriété Intellectuelle SARL v AMJ Meatproducts NV, Halalsupply NV (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Community trade mark — Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 9(1)(b) — Effects — Rights conferred by a Community trade mark — Identical or similar signs — Prohibition of use — Likelihood of confusion — Assessment — Taking into consideration the use of a language other than an official language of the European Union)
  • CELEX:62015CN0284: Case C-284/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Cour du travail de Bruxelles (Belgium) lodged on 10 June 2015 — Office national de l’emploi (ONEm), M v M, Office national de l’emploi (ONEm), Caisse Auxiliaire de Paiement des Allocations de Chômage (CAPAC)
  • CELEX:62013TA0098: Joined Cases T-98/13 and T-99/13: Judgment of the General Court of 9 July 2015 — CMT v OHIM — Camomilla (Camomilla) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community figurative mark Camomilla — Earlier national figurative mark CAMOMILLA — Absolute ground for refusal — Article 52(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — No bad faith on the part of the proprietor of the Community trade mark — Relative ground for refusal — No similarity between the goods — No damage to reputation — Article 8(1)(b) and 8(5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 53(1)(a) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62014CA0535: Case C-535/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 18 June 2015 — Vadzim Ipatau v Council of the European Union (Appeal — Common foreign and security policy — Restrictive measures taken against the Republic of Belarus — Admissibility — Time-limit for bringing proceedings — Legal aid — Suspensory effect — Effective judicial protection — Rights of the defence — Principle of proportionality)
  • CELEX:62013CA0593: Case C-593/13: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 16 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Consiglio di Stato (Italy)) — Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri and Others v Rina Services SpA, Rina SpA, SOA Rina Organismo di Attestazione SpA (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Articles 49 TFEU, 51 TFEU and 56 TFEU — Freedom of establishment — Connection with the exercise of official authority — Directive 2006/123/EC — Article 14 — Bodies responsible for verifying and certifying that undertakings carrying out public works comply with the conditions laid down by law — National legislation providing that the registered office of such bodies must be situated in Italy)
  • CELEX:62013CA0586: Case C-586/13: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 18 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Pesti központi kerületi bírόság (Hungary)) — Martin Meat kft v Géza Simonfay, Ulrich Salburg (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Freedom to provide services — Directive 96/71/EC — Article 1(3)(a) and (c) — Posting of workers — Hiring out of workers — Act of Accession of 2003 — Chapter 1, paragraphs 2 and 13 of Annexe X — Transitional measures — Access of Hungarian nationals to the labour market of States already members of the European Union at the date of accession to the European Union of the Republic of Hungary — Requirement of a work permit for the hiring out of workers — Non-sensitive sectors)
  • CELEX:62014CA0009: Case C-9/14: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 18 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden — Netherlands) — Staatssecretaris van Financiën v D.G. Kieback (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Freedom of movement for workers — Tax legislation — Income tax — Income received in a Member State — Non-resident worker — Tax in the State of employment — Conditions)
  • CELEX:62013CA0671: Case C-671/13: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 25 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Lietuvos Aukščiausiasis Teismas (Lithuania)) — in the proceedings brought by ‘Indėlių ir investicijų draudimas’ VĮ, Virgilijus Vidutis Nemaniūnas (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directives 94/19/EC and 97/9/EC — Deposit-guarantee schemes and investor-compensation schemes — Savings and investment instruments — Financial instrument within the meaning of Directive 2004/39/EC — Exclusion of the guarantee — Direct effect — Conditions to be met in order to benefit from Directive 97/9/EC)
  • CELEX:62014CA0187: Case C-187/14: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 25 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Østre Landsret — Denmark) — Skatteministeriet v DSV Road A/S (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Community Customs Code — Regulation (EEC) No 2913/92 — Articles 203 and 204 — Regulation (EEC) No 2454/93 — Article 859 — External transit procedure — Incurrence of a customs debt — Removal or not from customs supervision — Failure to perform an obligation — Late submission of the goods at the office of destination — Goods refused by the consignee and returned without having been submitted to the customs office — Goods again placed under the external transit procedure via a fresh declaration — Directive 2006/112/EC — Article 168(e) — Deduction of VAT on import by the carrier)
  • CELEX:62015TN0357: Case T-357/15 P: Appeal brought on 7 July 2015 by Maria Luisa Garcia Minguez against the order of the Civil Service Tribunal of 28 April 2015 in Case F-72/14, Garcia Minguez v Commission
  • CELEX:62014CA0062: Case C-62/14: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 16 June 2015 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesverfassungsgericht — Germany) — Peter Gauweiler and Others v Deutscher Bundestag (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Economic and monetary policy — Decisions of the Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB) on a number of technical features regarding the Eurosystem’s outright monetary transactions in secondary sovereign bond markets — Articles 119 TFEU and 127 TFEU — Powers conferred on the ECB and the European System of Central Banks — Monetary policy transmission mechanism — Maintenance of price stability — Proportionality — Article 123 TFEU — Prohibition of monetary financing of Member States in the euro area)
  • CELEX:62015CN0219: Case C-219/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesgerichtshof (Germany) lodged on 13 May 2015 — Elisabeth Schmitt v TÜV Rheinland LGA Products GmbH
  • CELEX:62015FN0080: Case F-80/15: Action brought on 26 May 2015 — ZZ and ZZ v Commission
  • CELEX:62012CA0549: Joined Cases C-549/12 P and C-54/13 P: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 24 June 2015 — Federal Republic of Germany v European Commission, Kingdom of Spain, French Republic, Kingdom of the Netherlands (Appeals — European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) — Reduction of financial assistance — Method of calculation by extrapolation — European Commission’s procedure for the adoption of the decision — Failure to comply with the time-limit — Consequences)

# EU OFFICIAL JOURNAL C


  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0009: Publication of an amendment application pursuant to Article 50(2)(a) of Regulation (EU) No 1151/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council on quality schemes for agricultural products and foodstuffs
  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0008: Publication of an application pursuant to Article 50(2)(a) of Regulation (EU) No 1151/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council on quality schemes for agricultural products and foodstuffs
  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0007: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7637 — Liberty Global/BASE Belgium) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0006: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7755 — Mahindra/MHI/MAM) — Candidate case for simplified procedure (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0005: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7730 — Acticall / Sitel) — Candidate case for simplified procedure (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0004: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7707 — Cinven/Synlab) — Candidate case for simplified procedure (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0003: Commission notice on current State aid recovery interest rates and reference/discount rates for 28 Member States applicable as from 1 September 2015 (Published in accordance with Article 10 of Commission Regulation (EC) No 794/2004 of 21 April 2004 (OJ L 140, 30.4.2004, p. 1))
  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0002: Euro exchange rates
  • OJ:JOC_2015_281_R_0001: Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.7563 — CommScope/TE BNS) (Text with EEA relevance)

# EU OFFICIAL JOURNAL L


  • OJ:JOL_2015_223_R_0004: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/1427 of 25 August 2015 establishing the standard import values for determining the entry price of certain fruit and vegetables
  • OJ:JOL_2015_223_R_0002: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/1425 of 24 August 2015 prohibiting fishing activities for purse seiners flying the flag of or registered in Croatia, France, Italy, Malta and Spain fishing for bluefin tuna in the Atlantic Ocean, east of longitude 45° W, and in the Mediterranean Sea
  • OJ:JOL_2015_223_R_0003: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/1426 of 25 August 2015 concerning the authorisation of the preparation of benzoic acid, thymol, eugenol and piperine as a feed additive for chickens for fattening, chickens reared for laying, minor poultry species for fattening and reared for laying (holder of the authorisation DSM Nutritional Product) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOL_2015_223_R_0001: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/1424 of 20 August 2015 approving non-minor amendments to the specification for a name entered in the register of protected designations of

# EU PARLIAMENT


  • Answer - European Convention on Human Rights - E-011453/2015
  • Answer - Commission fines producers and distributors for antitrust violations - E-011054/2015
  • Answer - Statement of objections to suspected participants in car battery recycling cartel - E-011055/2015
  • Answer - Late payments to owners' associations - P-010938/2015
  • Answer - Notification of state aid for Poland's mining industry - E-010688/2015
  • Answer - Protection of competition in the clock- and watch-making sector - E-010520/2015
  • Answer - Amount of European fines - E-010493/2015
  • Answer - Corporate taxation: towards a common system - E-010204/2015
  • Answer - Social dumping and single-member private limited liability companies - E-010235/2015
  • Answer - Age limit for retirement in Member States - E-010079/2015
  • Answer - Fines for anti-competitive practices - E-010138/2015
  • Answer - Application of EU competition law to European sports federations - P-010104/2015
  • Answer - Prohibition of third-party ownership (TPO) - E-009930/2015
  • Answer - Hungarian advertising regulation and its compatibility with Union competition law - E-009334/2015
  • Answer - REFIT process in relation to Natura 2000 - E-009398/2015
  • Answer - German translations of Commission documents - E-009699/2015
  • Answer - Violation of labour and trade union rights in the European Patent Organisation (EPO) - E-008382/2015
  • Answer - Language exams - E-008510/2015
  • Answer - Problems with application of Regulation 883/2004 regarding social security - E-007057/2015

# EU COUNCIL


  • Working Party on Technical Harmonisation  Cm 3515 2015 Rev




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