EU LEGAL Telegram - 23 March 2016


# EU SECURITY AGENDA

  • Extraordinary meeting of ministers for justice and security and representatives of EU institutions, 24 March 2016
  • EU Commission Memo: Implementation of the European Agenda on Security: Questions & Answers
  • Remarks by EU Commission Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva at the Readout of the College Meeting on 23 March
  • Remarks by EU Commissioner Avramopoulos at the Readout of the College Meeting of 23 March 2016
  • Briefing - Schengen area: Update and state of play - 22-03-2016 - EP THINKTANK
  • Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and SIPRI organise a High-level meeting in Stockholm on new plan to combat war and conflicts
  • EIPA: Experts from international airlines, police forces and security agencies come to Israel to learn the country’s know-how and doctrines on airport security

# TRADE MARK REFORM

  • The EU trade mark comes into effect
  • EU Commission: Simpler procedures, lower costs and more legal protection: EU trade mark reforms
  • Change of name of the Office – EUIPO

# DG COMPETITION

  • European Commission appoints Director in its Directorate-General for Competition

# MERGERS

  • Mergers: EU Commission approves Statoil Fuel and Retail's takeover of Shell's Dansk Fuels, subject to conditions
  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of Jarden by Newell Rubbermaid
  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of Engineering Ingegneria Informatica by Apax Partners and Neuberger Berman
  • Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Pioneer US by Warburg Pincus, General Atlantic and Unicredit

# INSOLVENCY

  • Updated: EU Commission launches public consultation on insolvency in the European Union

# UK REFERENDUM

  • CER: CAMERON'S DEAL IS MORE THAN IT SEEMS

# ANTI-FRAUD

  • Upcoming meetings of OLAF

# GENDER EQUALITY

  • EU Fact Sheets - Equality between men and women - EP THINKTANK

# PETITIONS

  • EU Fact Sheets - The right of petition - EP THINKTANK

# COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS

  • Judgment concerning Sweden
  • EU Fact Sheets - Human rights - EP THINKTANK

# FRA

  • Latest publications by FRA
  • Meeting kicks off fieldwork on deinstitutionalisation of persons with disabilities
  • OLAF supervisory committee explores with FRA how best to raise rights awareness
  • FRA’s February report on fundamental rights and migration focuses on children
  • ‘Massively problematic situation of LGBTI people’ needs tackling, says FRA Director
  • How to avoid border control rights violations when working with third countries
  • International organisations discuss human rights indicators on Roma integration
  • Towards a Europe-wide gender-based violence survey
  • FRA Director’s talks during German country visit focuses on migration crisis
  • Airport border management addresses fundamental rights

# CJEU

  • EU Council: Judges appointed to the General Court

# EU REGISTERS

# EU ALL CASE LAW

  • CELEX:62015TJ0078: Judgment of the General Court (Eighth Chamber) of 17 March 2016. # Mudhook Marketing, Inc. v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs). # Community trade mark - Application for Community word mark IPVanish - Absolute ground for refusal - Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009. # Case T-78/15.
  • CELEX:62015TJ0363: Judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) of 16 March 2016. # Työhönvalmennus Valma Oy v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs). # Case T-363/15.
  • CELEX:62016TO0087: Opinion of Mr Advocate General delivered on 18 March 2016.
  • CELEX:62015TO0094: Order of the General Court (Fourth Chamber) of 11 March 2016. # Binca Seafoods GmbH v European Commission. # Action for annulment - Règlement d’exécution (UE) nº 1358/2014 - Absence de prorogation de la mesure transitoire concernant les animaux d’aquaculture, prévue à l’article 95, paragraphe 11, du règlement (CE) nº 889/2008 - Absence d’intérêt à agir - Inadmissibility. # Case T-94/15.
  • CELEX:62015TJ0033: Judgment of the General Court (Sixth Chamber) of 18 March 2016. # Grupo Bimbo, SAB de CV v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs). # Case T-33/15.
  • CELEX:62015TJ0045: Judgment of the General Court (Second Chamber) of 16 March 2016. # Hydrex NV v European Commission. # Case T-45/15.
  • CELEX:62015TJ0090: Judgment of the General Court (Fourth Chamber) of 16 March 2016. # Schoeller Corporation GmbH v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs). # Case T-90/15.
  • CELEX:62015CN0666: Case C-666/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Rechtbank Noord-Holland (Netherlands) lodged on 14 December 2015 — X, GoPro Coöperatief UA v Inspecteur van de Belastingdienst Douane, kantoor Rotterdam Rijnmond
  • CELEX:62015CN0693: Case C-693/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Consiglio di Stato (Italy) lodged on 21 December 2015 — Il Camaleonte Srl v Questore di Napoli, Ministero dell’Interno
  • CELEX:62013CA0659: Joined Cases C-659/13 and C-34/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 4 February 2016 (requests for a preliminary ruling from the First-tier Tribunal (Tax Chamber) — United Kingdom, Finanzgericht München — Germany) — C & J Clark International Ltd v The Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (C-659/13), Puma SE v Hauptzollamt Nürnberg (C-34/14) (References for a preliminary ruling — Admissibility — Dumping — Imports of footwear with uppers of leather originating in China and Vietnam — Validity of Regulation (EC) No 1472/2006 and Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1294/2009 — WTO Anti-Dumping Agreement — Regulation (EC) No 384/96 — Article 2(7) — Determination of dumping — Imports from non market economy countries — Claims for market economy treatment — Time limit — Article 9(5) and (6) — Claims for individual treatment — Article 17 — Sampling — Article 3(1), (5) and (6), Article 4(1) and Article 5(4) — Cooperation of the Union industry — Article 3(2)
  • CELEX:62015FB0107: Case F-107/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 5 February 2016 — Fedtke v EESC (Civil Service — Officials — Automatic retirement — Retirement age — Application to remain in service beyond the age limit — Second paragraph of Article 52 of the Staff Regulations — Interest of the service — Article 82 of the Rules of Procedure — Absolute bar to proceeding — Irregularity of the pre-litigation procedure)
  • CELEX:62014CA0398: Case C-398/14: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 28 January 2016 — European Commission v Portuguese Republic (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Directive 91/271/EEC — Urban waste water treatment — Article 4 — Secondary treatment or equivalent — Annex I, Sections B and D)
  • CELEX:62014TA0842: Case T-842/14: Judgment of the General Court of 5 February 2016 — Airpressure Bodyforming v OHIM (Slim legs by airpressure bodyforming) (Community trade mark — Application for Community word mark Slim legs by airpressure bodyforming — Refusal of registration by the examiner — Absolute grounds for refusal — Descriptive character — Lack of descriptive character — Article 7(1)(b) and (c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62011TA0620: Case T-620/11: Judgment of the General Court of 4 February 2016 — GFKL Financial Services v Commission (State aid — German tax legislation concerning loss carry-forward to future tax years (Sanierungsklausel) — Decision declaring the aid incompatible with the internal market — Action for annulment — Individual concern — Admissibility — Concept of State aid — Selectivity — Nature and general scheme of the tax system — State resources — Obligation to state reasons — Legitimate expectations)
  • CELEX:62014CA0415: Case C-415/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 28 January 2016 — Quimitéchnica.com — Comércio e Indústria Química, SA, José de Mello — Sociedade Gestora de Participações Sociais, SA v European Commission (Appeal — Cartels — European market in phosphates for animal feed — Fine imposed on the appellants following a settlement procedure — Payment of the fine in instalments — Requirement to provide a bank guarantee at a bank with a long-term ‘AA’ credit rating — Duty to state reasons)
  • CELEX:62015CN0667: Case C-667/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Hof van beroep te Antwerpen (Belgium) lodged on 14 December 2015 — Loterie Nationale — Nationale Loterij NV v Paul Adriaensen and Others
  • CELEX:62015CA0064: Case C-64/15: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 28 January 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesfinanzhof — Germany) — BP Europa SE v Hauptzollamt Hamburg-Stadt (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Taxation — General arrangements for excise duty — Directive 2008/118/EC — Occurrence of an irregularity during a movement of excise goods — Movement of goods under a duty suspension arrangement — Goods missing on delivery — Levying of excise duty in the absence of proof of destruction or loss of the goods)
  • CELEX:62016TN0029: Case T-29/16: Action brought on 25 January 2016 — Caffè Nero Group v OHIM (CAFFÈ NERO)
  • CELEX:62016CN0014: Case C-14/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Conseil d’État (France) lodged on 11 January 2016 — Euro Park Service, having assumed the rights and obligations of Cairnbulg Nanteuil v Ministre des finances et des comptes publics
  • CELEX:62016TN0037: Case T-37/16: Action brought on 26 January 2016 — Caffè Nero Group v OHIM (CAFFÈ NERO)
  • CELEX:62014CA0514: Case C-514/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Ninth Chamber) of 28 January 2016 — Éditions Odile Jacob SAS v European Commission, Lagardère SCA, Wendel (Appeal — Merger of undertakings in the book publishing market — Decision adopted following the annulment of a decision approving the purchaser of certain assets for lack of independence of an agent — Article 266 TFEU — Enforcement of the judgment ordering annulment — Subject matter of proceedings — Legal basis for the decision at issue — Retroactive effect of that decision — Independence of the purchaser of the assets sold vis-à-vis the seller)
  • CELEX:62014FA0137: Case F-137/14: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 5 February 2016 — GV v EEAS (Civil service — EEAS staff — Member of the contract staff — Contract for an indefinite period — Article 47(c) of the CEOS — Reasons for dismissal — Breakdown in the relationship of trust — Right to be heard — Article 41 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union — Principle of sound administration — Material damage — Non-material damage)
  • CELEX:62015TB0277: Case T-277/15: Order of the General Court of 26 January 2016 — Permapore v OHIM — José Joaquim Oliveira II — Jardins & Afins (Terraway) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community figurative mark Terraway — Earlier national and international word marks TERRAWAY — Partial rejection of the opposition — Failure to comply with the obligation to pay the appeal fee within the period prescribed — Decision of the Board of Appeal declaring that the appeal is deemed not to have been filed — Action manifestly lacking any basis in law)
  • CELEX:62014TA0135: Case T-135/14: Judgment of the General Court of 5 February 2016 — Kicktipp v OHIM — Società Italiana Calzature (kicktipp) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community word mark kicktipp — Earlier national word mark KICKERS — Rule 19 of Regulation (EC) No 2868/95 — Rule 98(1) of Regulation No 2868/95 — Relative ground for refusal — No likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62014CA0050: Case C-50/14: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 28 January 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale per il Piemonte — Italy) — Consorzio Artigiano Servizio Taxi e Autonoleggio (CASTA) and Others v Azienda Sanitaria Locale di Ciriè, Chivasso e Ivrea (ASL TO4), Regione Piemonte (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Public contracts — Articles 49 TFEU and 56 TFEU — Directive 2004/18/CE — Medical transport services — National legislation authorising regional health authorities to entrust medical transport activities to registered voluntary associations fulfilling the legal requirements, directly and without advertising, by means of reimbursement of the expenditure incurred — Lawfulness)
  • CELEX:62013TA0676: Case T-676/13: Judgment of the General Court of 4 February 2016 — Italian International Film v EACEA (Support programme for the European audiovisual sector (MEDIA 2007) — Measures of support for the transnational distribution of European films — Call for proposals in connection with the ‘selective’ scheme 2013 — EACEA act informing the applicant of the rejection of its application for the film ‘Only God Forgives’ — EACEA act confirming the rejection but stating new reasons — Powers — Distribution of tasks between the Commission and the EACEA — Circumscribed powers — Actions for annulment — Challengeable act — Admissibility — Obligation to state reasons — Permanent Guidelines 2012-2013 — Material or physical distribution agreement — Not communicated in advance to the EACEA — Application not eligible)
  • CELEX:62016TN0025: Case T-25/16: Action brought on 25 January 2016 — Haw Par v OHIM — Cosmowell (GelenkGold)
  • CELEX:62015CA0061: Case C-61/15 P: Judgment of the Court (Eighth Chamber Chamber) of 28 January 2016 — Heli-Flight GmbH & Co. KG v European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) (Appeal — Civil aviation — Application for approval of flight conditions presented — Decision of the European Aviation Safety Agency — Rejection of an application — Compulsory preliminary administrative procedure — Possibility of an action before the court of the Union European — Role of the court — Adoption of measures of organisation of procedure — Obligation — Complex technical assessments)
  • CELEX:62016TN0020: Case T-20/16: Action brought on 21 January 2016 — Indeutsch International v OHIM — Crafts Americana (Representation of repeated curves between parallel lines)
  • CELEX:62015FA0062: Case F-62/15: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 5 February 2016 –Clausen and Kristoffersen v Parliament (Civil service — Retired officials — Retirement pensions — Article 64 of the Staff Regulations — Weightings — Annual update of weightings — Article 65(2) of the Staff Regulations — Interim update — Articles 3, 4 and 8 of Annex XI to the Staff Regulations — Sensitivity threshold — Change in the cost of living — Article 65(4) of the Staff Regulations — Decision by the legislature not to update the weightings for 2013 and 2014 — Scope — Regulation No 1416/2013 — Over-estimation of the weighting for Denmark — Reduction of the weighting through the interim update mechanism — Misuse of powers)
  • CELEX:62016CN0006: Case C-6/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Conseil d’État (France) lodged on 6 January 2016 — Holcim France SAS, successor in law to Euro Stockage v Ministre des finances et des comptes publics
  • CELEX:62015CN0688: Case C-688/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Lietuvos Aukščiausiasis Teismas (Lithuania) lodged on 21 December 2015 — Agnieška Anisimovienė and Others
  • CELEX:62016TN0039: Case T-39/16: Action brought on 25 January 2016 — Nanu-Nana Joachim Hoepp v OHIM — Fink (NANA FINK)
  • CELEX:62015FA0066: Case F-66/15: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 5 February 2016 — Barnett, Ditlevsen and Madsen v EESC (Civil service — Retired officials — Retirement pensions — Article 64 of the Staff Regulations — Weightings — Annual update of weightings — Article 65(2) of the Staff Regulations — Interim update — Articles 3, 4 and 8 of Annex XI to the Staff Regulations — Sensitivity threshold — Change in the cost of living — Article 65(4) of the Staff Regulations — Decision by the legislature not to update the weightings for 2013 and 2014 — Scope — Regulation No 1416/2013 — Over-estimation of the weighting for Denmark — Reduction of the weighting through the interim update mechanism — Misuse of powers)
  • CELEX:62015CA0163: Case C-163/15: Judgment of the Court (Seventh Chamber) of 4 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf — Germany) — Youssef Hassan v Breiding Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Community trade mark — Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 23 — Licence — Register of Community trade marks — Right of the licensee to bring proceedings for infringement notwithstanding the fact that the licence has not been entered in the Register)
  • CELEX:62014CA0336: Case C-336/14: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 4 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Amtsgericht Sonthofen — Germany) — Criminal proceedings against Sebat Ince (Freedom to provide services — Article 56 TFEU — Games of chance — Public monopoly on betting on sporting competitions — Prior administrative authorisation — Exclusion of private operators — Collection of bets on behalf of an operator established in another Member State — Criminal penalties — National provision contrary to EU law — Exclusion — Transition to a system providing for the grant of a limited number of licences to private operators — Principles of transparency and impartiality — Directive 98/34/EC — Article 8 — Technical regulations — Rules on services — Obligation to notify)
  • CELEX:62014TA0686: Case T-686/14: Judgment of the General Court of 4 February 2016 — Italy v Commission (EAGGF — Guarantee Section — EAGGF and EAFRD — Expenditure excluded from financing — Fruit and vegetables — Tomato processing sector — Aid to producer organisations — Expenditure incurred by Italy — Proportionality — Res judicata)
  • CELEX:62014FA0096: Case F-96/14: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 5 February 2016 –Bulté and Krempa v Commission (Civil service — Surviving dependants of a deceased former official — Pensions — Survivors’ pensions — Article 85 of the Staff Regulations — Recovery of overpayment — No due reason for the payment — Patent irregularity — None)
  • CELEX:62015CN0678: Case C-678/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesgerichtshof (Germany) lodged on 16 December 2015 — Mohammad Zadeh Khorassani v Kathrin Pflanz
  • CELEX:62015CN0694: Case C-694/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Consiglio di Stato (Italy) lodged on 21 December 2015 — Vigilanza Privata Turris Srl v Questore di Napoli
  • CELEX:62016TN0049: Case T-49/16: Action brought on 1 February 2016 — Azanta v OHIM — Novartis (NIMORAL)
  • CELEX:62016TN0035: Case T-35/16: Action brought on 21 January 2016 — Sony Computer Entertainment Europe v OHIM — Vieta Audio (Vita)
  • CELEX:62016TN0055: Case T-55/16 P: Appeal brought on 9 February 2016 by Carlo De Nicola against the judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal of 18 December 2015 in Case F-45/11, De Nicola v EIB
  • CELEX:62016CN0019: Case C-19/16 P: Appeal brought on 13 January 2016 by Al-Bashir Mohammed Al-Faqih, Ghunia Abdrabbah, Taher Nasuf, Sanabel Relief Agency Ltd against the judgment of the General Court (Seventh Chamber) delivered on 28 October 2015 in Case T-134/11: Al-Bashir Mohammed Al-Faqih, Ghunia Abdrabbah, Taher Nasuf, Sanabel Relief Agency Ltd v European Commission
  • CELEX:62015CN0674: Case C-674/15 P: Appeal brought on 15 December 2015 by The Tea Board against the judgment of the General Court (Eighth Chamber) delivered on 2 October 2015 in Case T-625/13: The Tea Board v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs)
  • CELEX:62016CN0061: Case C-61/16 P: Appeal brought on 4 February 2016 by European Bicycle Manufacturers Association against the judgment of the General Court (Seventh Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-425/13: Giant (China) Co. Ltd v Council of the European Union
  • CELEX:62014CA0375: Case C-375/14: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 28 January 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale di Frosinone — Italy) — Criminal proceedings against Rosanna Laezza (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Articles 49 TFEU and 56 TFEU — Freedom of establishment — Freedom to provide services — Betting and gaming — Judgment of the Court of Justice which declared the national rules on licences for the collection of bets incompatible with EU law — Reorganisation of the system by way of a new call for tenders — Free-of-charge transfer of the rights to use tangible and intangible assets owned by licensees and which constitute their network for the management and collection of bets. — Restriction — Overriding reasons in the public interest — Proportionality)
  • CELEX:62016TN0031: Case T-31/16: Action brought on 25 January 2016 — adp Gauselmann v OHIM (Juwel)
  • CELEX:62016TN0030: Case T-30/16: Action brought on 26 January 2016 — M.I. Industries v OHIM — Natural Instinct (Natural Instinct Dog and Cat food as nature intended)
  • CELEX:62016CN0038: Case C-38/16: Reference for a preliminary ruling from First-tier Tribunal (Tax Chamber) (United Kingdom) made on 25 January 2016 — Compass Contract Services Limited v Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs
  • CELEX:62013TA0562: Case T-562/13: Judgment of the General Court of 4 February 2016 — Isotis v Commission (Arbitration clause — Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme — REACH112 contract — Reimbursement of sums advanced — Eligible costs)
  • CELEX:62016TN0024: Case T-24/16: Action brought on 21 January 2016 — Sovena Portugal — Consumer Goods v OHIM — Mueloliva (FONTOLIVA)
  • CELEX:62015CN0692: Case C-692/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Consiglio di Stato (Italy) lodged on 21 December 2015 — Security Service Srl v Ministero dell’Interno and Others
  • CELEX:62015FA0056: Case F-56/15: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 5 February 2016 –Barnett and Mogensen v Commission (Civil service — Retired officials — Retirement pensions — Article 64 of the Staff Regulations — Weightings — Annual update of weightings — Article 65(2) of the Staff Regulations — Interim update — Articles 3, 4 and 8 of Annex XI to the Staff Regulations — Sensitivity threshold — Change in the cost of living — Article 65(4) of the Staff Regulations — Decision by the legislature not to update the weightings for 2013 and 2014 — Scope — Regulation No 1416/2013 — Over-estimation of the weighting for Denmark — Reduction of the weighting through the interim update mechanism — Misuse of powers)
  • CELEX:62016TN0043: Case T-43/16: Action brought on 29 January 2016 — 1&1 Telecom v Commission
  • CELEX:62015CN0676: Case C-676/15 P: Appeal brought on 15 December 2015 by The Tea Board against the judgment of the General Court (Eighth Chamber) delivered on 2 October 2015 in Case T-627/13: The Tea Board v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs)
  • CELEX:62014TA0247: Case T-247/14: Judgment of the General Court of 4 February 2016 — Meica v OHIM — Salumificio Fratelli Beretta (STICK MiniMINI Beretta) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for the Community figurative mark STICK MiniMINI Beretta — Earlier Community word mark MINI WINI — Relative ground for refusal — No likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 8(3) of Regulation (EC) No 216/96)
  • CELEX:62016FN0002: Case F-2/16: Action brought on 11 January 2016 — ZZ v EEAS
  • CELEX:62015CN0675: Case C-675/15 P: Appeal brought on 15 December 2015 by The Tea Board against the judgment of the General Court (Eighth Chamber) delivered on 2 October 2015 in Case T-626/13: The Tea Board v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs)
  • CELEX:62016TN0022: Case T-22/16: Action brought on 25 January 2016 — Comprojecto-Projectos e Construções and Others v ECB
  • CELEX:62015TN0618: Case T-618/15: Action brought on 31 July 2015 — Voigt v Parliament
  • CELEX:62015CN0673: Case C-673/15 P: Appeal brought on 15 December 2015 by The Tea Board against the judgment of the General Court (Eighth Chamber) delivered on 2 October 2015 in Case T-624/13: The Tea Board v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs)
  • CELEX:62014CA0283: Joined Cases C-283/14 and C-284/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 28 January 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Finanzgericht Düsseldorf, Finanzgericht Hamburg — Germany) — CM Eurologistik GmbH v Hauptzollamt Duisburg (C-283/14), Grünwald Logistik Service GmbH (GLS) v Hauptzollamt Hamburg-Stadt (C-284/14) (References for a preliminary ruling — Regulation (EU) No 158/2013 — Validity — Anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of certain prepared or preserved citrus fruits originating in China — Effect to be given to a judgment having found a preceding regulation to be invalid — Reopening of the initial investigation to determine the normal value — Reimposition of the anti-dumping duty on the basis of the same data — Investigation period to be taken into account)
  • CELEX:62015CN0691: Case C-691/15 P: Appeal brought on 17 December 2015 by European Commission against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 7 October 2015 in Case T-689/13: Bilbaína de Alquitranes e.a. v Commission
  • CELEX:62015CN0697: Case C-697/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale per il Piemonte (Italy) lodged on 28 December 2015 — MB srl v Società Metropolitana Acque Torino (SMAT)
  • CELEX:62014TB0797: Case T-797/14: Order of the General Court of 28 December 2015 — Skype v OHIM — Sky International (SKYPE) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Withdrawal of the opposition — No need to adjudicate)
  • CELEX:62014TB0540: Case T-540/14: Order of the General Court of 19 January 2016 — Klass v OHIM — F. Smit (PLAYSEAT and PLAYSEATS)
  • CELEX:62014TA0722: Case T-722/14: Judgment of the General Court of 4 February 2016 — PRIMA v Commission (Public service contracts — Tendering procedure — Support for the European Commission representative in Bulgaria in the context of the organization of public events — Rejection of tender submitted by a tenderer and award of the contract to another tenderer — Award criteria — Obligation to state reasons — Concept of relative advantages of the successful tender — Transparency)
  • CELEX:62014TJ0103: Judgment of the General Court (Second Chamber) of 16 March 2016. # Frucona Košice a.s. v European Commission. # State aid - Excise duties - Partial remission of a tax debt in the context of an arrangement - Decision declaring the aid to be incompatible with the internal market and ordering its recovery - Rights of the defence - Procedural rights of the interested parties - Private creditor test - Burden of proof. # Case T-103/14.
  • CELEX:62014CC0484: Advocate General’s Opinion - 16 March 2016#Mc Fadden#Case C-484/14#Advocate General: Szpunar
  • CELEX:62014TJ0586: Judgment of the General Court (Fourth Chamber) of 16 March 2016. # Xinyi PV Products (Anhui) Holdings Ltd v European Commission. # Dumping - Imports of solar glass originating in the People’s Republic of China - Definitive anti-dumping duty - Market Economy Treatment (MET) - Article 2(7)(b) and (c), third indent, of Regulation (EC) No 1225/2009 - Significant distortion arising from the former non-market economy system - Tax incentives. # Case T-586/14.

# OFFICIAL JOURNAL C

  • OJ:JOC_2016_108_R_0006: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7904 — Bekaert/OTPP/Bridon Bekaert Ropes JV) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_108_R_0007: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7968 — EQT Services UK/Kuoni Travel Holding) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_108_R_0005: Notice of initiation of an expiry review of the anti-dumping measures applicable to imports of tungsten carbide, fused tungsten carbide and tungsten carbide simply mixed with metallic powder originating in the People’s Republic of China
  • OJ:JOC_2016_108_R_0004: Call for proposals — European Defence Agency (EDA)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_108_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_2016_108_R_0003: Communication from the French Government concerning Directive 94/22/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 May 1994 on the conditions for granting and using authorisations for the prospection, exploration and production of hydrocarbons — Notice regarding applications for exclusive licences to prospect for liquid and gaseous hydrocarbons (the ‘Échemines Licences’) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_108_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_2016_108_R_0002: Euro exchange rates
  • OJ:JOC_2016_108_R_0001: Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.7928 — RPC Group/GCS) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_109_R_0001: Minutes of the sitting of 25 February 2015

# OFFICIAL JOURNAL L

  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0004: Council Decision (EU) 2016/431 of 12 February 2016 on the signing, on behalf of the European Union, and provisional application of the Agreement between the European Union and the People's Republic of China on the short-stay visa waiver for holders of diplomatic passports
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0002: Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States and the Kingdom of Morocco
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0001: Council Decision (EU) 2016/430 of 10 February 2015 on the conclusion of the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States and the Kingdom of Morocco
  • OJ:JOL_2016_077_R_0002: Regulation (EU) 2016/400 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 implementing the safeguard clause and the anti-circumvention mechanism provided for in the Association Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Moldova, of the other part
  • OJ:JOL_2016_077_R_0003: Regulation (EU) 2016/401 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 implementing the anti-circumvention mechanism provided for in the Association Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and their Member States, of the one part, and Georgia, of the other part
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0007: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/433 of 22 March 2016 amending Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 798/2008 as regards the entry for the United States of America in the list of third countries, territories, zones or compartments from which certain poultry commodities may be imported into or transit through the Union in relation to highly pathogenic avian influenza of the subtype H7N8 (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0010: Council Decision (EU) 2016/436 of 15 March 2016 on the position to be adopted, on behalf of the European Union, within the Customs Sub-Committee established by the Association Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Moldova, of the other part, as regards the replacement of Protocol II to that Agreement, concerning the definition of the concept of ‘originating products’ and methods of administrative cooperation
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0008: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/434 of 22 March 2016 establishing the standard import values for determining the entry price of certain fruit and vegetables
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0006: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/432 of 18 March 2016 amending Regulation (EC) No 1484/95 as regards fixing representative prices in the poultrymeat and egg sectors and for egg albumin
  • OJ:JOL_2016_077_R_0005: This document does not exist in your search language.
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0003: Information relating to the date of the entry into force of the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States and the Kingdom of Morocco
  • OJ:JOL_2016_077_R_0001: Regulation (EU) 2016/399 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 on a Union Code on the rules governing the movement of persons across borders (Schengen Borders Code)
  • OJ:JOL_2016_077_R_0004: Corrigendum to Regulation (EU) No 168/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 January 2013 on the approval and market surveillance of two- or three-wheel vehicles and quadricycles (OJ L 60, 2.3.2013)
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0009: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/435 of 22 March 2016 withdrawing the suspension of submission of applications for import licences under the tariff quotas opened by Regulation (EC) No 891/2009 in the sugar sector
  • OJ:JOL_2016_076_R_0005: Agreement between the European Union and the People's Republic of China on the short-stay visa waiver for holders of diplomatic passports

# EU COMMISSION

  • Procès-verbal de la 2160ème réunion de la Commission (Strasbourg, 8 mars 2016)
  • Procès-verbal de la 2159ème réunion de la Commission (Bruxelles, 2 mars 2016)
  • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2016/113
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on concerning the adoption of the work programme for 2016 and the financing for the implementation of the Justice Programme

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Draft report - Exchange of information on third country nationals and European Criminal Records Information System (ECRIS) - PE 580.424v01-00 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Opinion - Poverty: a gender perspective - PE 573.163v02-00 - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs

# EU COUNCIL

  • St 7291 2016 Init 2579th meeting of the PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE (Part 1)
  • St 7315 2016 Init 2579th meeting of the PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE (Part 2)
  • St 7317 2016 Init CONFERENCE OF THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THE GOVERNMENTS OF THE MEMBER STATES
  • St 5130 2016 Add 13 Judicial auctions project Questionnaire on the implementation of the e- Justice portal - Reply by the Netherlands delegation
  • Cm 2033 2016 Init Working Party on cooperation in criminal matters (COPEN) - ECRIS
  • St 7268 2016 Init Special Report No 24/2015 - "Tackling intra-Community VAT fraud: More action needed"
  • St 7298 2016 Init Amendments in the ECRIS proposal on the basis of the “consolidated” text following the COPEN (ECRIS) meetings of 1 and 22 February and 1 - 2 March, 2016
Note 

Our telegram is published delayed by one day. It shows the headlines of our monitoring content, only. To ask for a weekly trial of this monitoring mail -- sent directly to your mailbox on the day of publication -- please contact us (opens e-mail programme).



___

TOP POSTS

IEU Legal & Corporate Telegram 20 June 2019

IEU Legal & Corporate Telegram 21 June 2019

IEU Climate Telegram 18 June 2019

IEU MONITORING SHOP