EU LEGAL Telegram - 25 April 2016


# PRODUCT SAFETY

  • EU Commission releases report on protecting European consumers
  • Protecting European consumers: toys and clothing top the list of dangerous products detected in 2015

# UK REFERENDUM

  • UK Parliament: Foreign Affairs Committee publishes report looking at both sides of EU referendum argument
  • House of Lords work on the European Union - Find out about information from the House of Lords on the European Union

# EU SECURITY AGENDA

  • Brussels attacks: MEPs call for an EU approach and effective data sharing
  • # TAX 
  • EP Workshop on: Tax Rulings, Challenging Times - 28-04-2016 - Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)
  • EU Parliament: Minutes - Monday, 4 April 2016 - PE 580.705v02-00 - Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)
  • LuxLeaks: Left supports Antoine Deltour and Edouard Perrin - GUE/NGL

# PROFESSIONS REFORM

  • Final National action plans for reforming professions
  • National plan Austria  
  • National Action Plan Belgium  
  • National Action Plan CZ  
  • National Action Plan Germany  
  • Danish National Action Plan  
  • Estonian National Action Plan  
  • National Action Plan Finland  
  • National Action Plan France  
  • National Action Plan Italy 
  • National Action Plan Lithuania
  • Plan d’Action National Luxembourg
  • National Action Plan The Netherlands
  • National Action Plan Norway  
  • National Action Plan Poland  
  • National Action Plan Portugal  
  • National Action Plan Romania
  • National Action plan Slovakia  
  • National Action Plan UK  

# STATE AID

  • State aid: Commission refers Greece to Court for failure to recover incompatible aid from LARCO and United Textiles

# MERGERS

  • Mergers: EU Commission clears acquisition of Kuoni by EQT
  • Mergers: EU Commission approves joint venture between Bekaert and OTPP in wire ropes

# CJEU

  • EU Parliament: Opinion - Transfer to the General Court of the EU of jurisdiction at first instance in disputes between the Union and its servants - PE 576.977v02-00 - Committee on Constitutional Affairs

# EU MIGRATION FRAMEWORK

  • EU Parliament: Opinion - Establishing an EU common list of safe countries of origin for the purposes of common procedures for granting and withdrawing international protection - PE 578.737v02-00 - Committee on Development

# EU OMBUDSMAN

  • Latest publications by the EU Ombudsman

# EU PRESIDENCIES

  • Informative meeting incoming Presidencies - EU2016.nl – Activities

# EU REGISTERS

# LATEST EU COMMISSION ROADMAPS

  • Modification European Capital of Culture (ECOC) - EAC - Legislative proposal (outside CWP) - Impact assessement planned : No
  • REFIT - Fitness Check on EU legislation in the construction sector GROW - Other (outside CWP) - Impact assessement planned : No
  • Evaluation of effectiveness of the EU Energy Star programme and assessment of alternative policy options ENER - Other (outside CWP) - Impact assessement planned : No
  • Evaluation of the Consumer Rights Directive 2011/83/EU JUST - Other (outside CWP) - Impact assessement planned : No

# EU COMMISSION

  • OJ 2166 - Liste des points prévus à l'ordre du jour des prochaines réunions de la Commission
  • Procès-verbal de la 2163ème réunion de la Commission (Bruxelles, 6 avril 2016)
  • Décision de la Commission en vertu des articles 107 et 108 du TFUE

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Publications - Roll call votes : Roll call votes FEMM meeting 19 April 2016 - Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • Publications - Roll call votes : Roll call votes FEMM meeting 17 February 2016 - Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • Publications - Roll call votes : Roll call votes FEMM meeting 28 January 2016 - Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • Highlights - EU mechanism on democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights - Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • Amendments 102 - 343 - European Border and Coast Guard - PE 582.066v01-00 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Amendments 344 - 636 - European Border and Coast Guard - PE 582.070v01-00 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Amendments - European Maritime Safety Agency - PE 582.067v01-00 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Opinion - Implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities with special regard to the Concluding Observations of the UN CRPD Committee - PE 575.351v04-00 - Committee on Culture and Education
  • Publications - Roll call votes : Result of roll-call votes - Committee on Legal Affairs 
  • Answer - Bringing national laws into line with Regulation (EU) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council - P-001270/2016
  • Answer - Tax-related competition investigations - P-001887/2016 

# EU COUNCIL

  • St 7894 2016 Init Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 96/71/EC of The European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 1996 concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services
  • St 8063 2016 Rev 1 35th Session of the WIPO Standing Committee on the Law of Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Geographical Indications (Geneva, 25-27 April 2016) -Draft EU Statements
  • Cm 2336 2016 Init Working Party on Civil Law Matters (Contract Law)
  • Cm 2431 2016 Init Working Party on e-Law (e-Justice) - expert group on judicial auctions
  • St 8211 2016 Init 35th Session of the WIPO Standing Committee on the Law of Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Geographical Indications (Geneva, 25-27 April 2016) -EU Statements
  • St 8218 2016 Init 17th Session of WIPO Committee on Development and Intellectual Property (CDIP) (Geneva, 11-15 April 2016) - delivered EU Statements
  • St 8265 2016 Init Voting result Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on procedural safeguards for children who are suspects or accused persons in criminal proceedings (First reading) = Adoption of legislative act 3461st meeting of the COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION (Justice and Home Affairs) 21 April 2016, Luxembourg
  • Cm 2386 2016 Init Working Party on Tax Questions - Direct Taxation

# EU CASE LAW

  • CELEX:62014CA0179: Case C-179/14: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 23 February 2016 — European Commission v Hungary (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Directive 2006/123/EC — Articles 14 to 16 — Article 49 TFEU — Freedom of establishment — Article 56 TFEU — Freedom to provide services — Conditions for issuing vouchers entailing a tax advantage which are provided by employers to their employees and may be used for accommodation, leisure and/or meals — Restrictions — Monopoly)
  • CELEX:62016FN0009: Case F-9/16: Action brought on 17 February 2016 — ZZ and Others v Parliament
  • CELEX:62016TN0053: Case T-53/16: Action brought on 05 February 2016 — Ryanair and Airport Marketing Services v Commission
  • CELEX:62014CA0429: Case C-429/14: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 17 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Lietuvos Aukščiausiasis Teismas — Lithuania) — Air Baltic Corporation AS v Lietuvos Respublikos specialiųjų tyrimų tarnyba (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Air transport — Montreal Convention — Articles 19, 22 and 29 — Liability of air carrier in the event of delay in the international carriage of passengers — Contract of carriage concluded by the passengers’ employer — Damage caused by delay — Damage suffered by the employer)
  • CELEX:62016CN0044: Case C-44/16 P: Appeal brought on 25 January 2016 by Dyson Ltd against the judgment of the General Court (Fourth Chamber) delivered on 11 November 2015 in Case T-544/13: Dyson Ltd v European Commission
  • CELEX:62015TA0160: Case T-160/15: Judgment of the General Court of 10 March 2016 — LG Developpement v OHIM — Bayerische Motoren Werke (MINICARGO) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for the Community figurative mark MINICARGO — Earlier Community word mark MINI — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62015CN0325: Case C-325/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Sąd Rejonowy we Wrocławiu (Poland) lodged on 1 July 2015 — Z.Ś., Z.M., M.P. v X w G.
  • CELEX:62016CN0024: Case C-24/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf (Germany) lodged on 18 January 2016 — Nintendo Co. Ltd v BigBen Interactive GmbH, BigBen Interactive S.A.
  • CELEX:62016CN0082: Case C-82/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Raad voor Vreemdelingenbetwistingen (Belgium) lodged on 12 February 2016 — K. and Others v Belgische Staat
  • CELEX:62016FN0005: Case F-5/16: Action brought on 24 January 2016 — ZZ v Commission
  • CELEX:62016CN0062: Case C-62/16: Action brought on 3 February 2016 — European Commission v Romania
  • CELEX:62016CN0074: Case C-74/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado Contencioso-Administrativo No 4 de Madrid (Spain) lodged on 10 February 2016 — Congregación de Escuelas Pías Provincia Betania v Ayuntamiento de Getafe
  • CELEX:62015CN0374: Case C-374/15 P: Appeal brought on 15 July 2015 by Harper Hygienics S.A. against the judgment of the General Court delivered on 13 May 2015 in Case T-363/12 Harper Hygienics v OHIM — Clinique Laboratories (CLEANIC natural beauty)
  • CELEX:62016TN0074: Case T-74/16: Action brought on 17 February 2016 — POA/Commission
  • CELEX:62016CN0090: Case C-90/16: Reference for a preliminary ruling from Upper Tribunal (Tax and Chancery Chamber) (United Kingdom) made on 15 February 2016 — The English Bridge Union Limited v Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs
  • CELEX:62014CA0292: Case C-292/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 25 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Simvoulio tis Epikratias — Greece) — Elliniko Dimosio v Stefanos Stroumpoulis and Others (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 80/987/EEC — Approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to the protection of employees in the event of the insolvency of their employer — Scope — Outstanding wage claims of seamen working on board a vessel flying the flag of a non-member country — Employer whose registered office is located in the non-member country — Employment contract subject to the law of the non-member country — Employer declared insolvent in a Member State in which its actual head office is located — Article 1(2) — Annex, Section II, A — National legislation providing a guarantee in respect of the outstanding wage claims of seaman only if they are abandoned abroad — Level of protection not equivalent to that provided by Directive…
  • CELEX:62014CA0314: Case C-314/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 17 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Korkein hallinto-oikeus — Finland) — Sanoma Media Finland Oy — Nelonen Media v Viestintävirasto (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 2010/13/EU — Article 19(1) — Separation of television advertising and programmes — Split screen — Article 23(1) and (2) — Limit of 20 % per clock hour on the broadcasting time for television advertising spots — Sponsorship announcements — Other references to a sponsor — ‘Black seconds’)
  • CELEX:62015CA0601: Case C-601/15 PPU: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 15 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Raad van State — Netherlands) — J. N. v Staatssecretaris voor Veiligheid en Justitie (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Urgent preliminary ruling procedure — Standards for the reception of applicants for international protection — Directive 2008/115/EC — Lawful residence — Directive 2013/32/EU — Article 9 — Right to remain in a Member State — Directive 2013/33/EU — Point (e) of the first subparagraph of Article 8(3) — Detention — Protection of national security or public order — Validity — Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union — Articles 6 and 52 — Limitation — Proportionality)
  • CELEX:62013TB0681: Case T-681/13: Order of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Colomer Italy v OHIM — Farmaca International (INTERCOSMO ESTRO) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Withdrawal of the application for registration — No need to adjudicate)
  • CELEX:62016TN0089: Case T-89/16 P: Appeal brought on 26 February 2016 by Nicole Clarke, Sigrid Dickmanns and Elisavet Papathanasiou against the judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal of 15 December 2015 in Joined Cases F-101/14, F-102/14 and F-103/14, Clarke and Others v EUIPO
  • CELEX:62016CN0016: Case C-16/16 P: Appeal brought on 11 January 2016 by the Kingdom of Belgium against the order of the General Court (Second Chamber) of 27 October 2015 in Case T-721/14 Kingdom of Belgium v European Commission
  • CELEX:62016TN0094: Case T-94/16: Action brought on 1 March 2016 — Sheridan v Parliament
  • CELEX:62016TN0050: Case T-50/16: Action brought on 3 November 2016 — Hungary v Commission
  • CELEX:62015CA0124: Case C-124/15: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 17 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Finanzgericht Hamburg — Germany) — Salutas Pharma GmbH v Hauptzollamt Hanover (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Common Customs Tariff — Tariff classification — Combined Nomenclature — Heading 3004 — Effervescent tablets containing 500 mg of calcium — Level of substance per recommended daily dose significantly higher than the recommended daily allowance to maintain general health or well-being)
  • CELEX:62016CN0127: Case C-127/16 P: Appeal brought on 26 February 2016 by SNCF Mobilités (SNCF) against the judgment of the General Court (Seventh Chamber) delivered on 17 December 2015 in Case T-242/12 SNCF v Commission
  • CELEX:62016FN0008: Case F-8/16: Action brought on 5 February 2016 — ZZ v EMA
  • CELEX:62014CA0049: Case C-49/14: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 18 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de Primera Instancia de Cartagena (Spain)) — Finanmadrid EFC SA v Jesús Vicente Albán Zambrano, María Josefa García Zapata, Jorge Luis Albán Zambrano and Miriam Elisabeth Caicedo Merino (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 93/13/EEC — Unfair terms — Order for payment procedure — Enforcement proceedings — Powers of the national court responsible for enforcement to raise of its own motion the fact that the unfair term is invalid — Principle of res judicata — Principle of effectiveness — Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union — Judicial protection)
  • CELEX:62016CN0037: Case C-37/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Naczelny Sąd Administracyjny (Poland) lodged on 22 January 2016 — Minister Finansów v Stowarzyszenie Artystów Wykonawców Utworów Muzycznych i Słowno-Muzycznych SAWP, established in Warsaw (SAWP)
  • CELEX:62016FN0006: Case F-6/16: Action brought on 29 January 2016 — ZZ and Others v EEAS
  • CELEX:62016TN0101: Case T-101/16: Action brought on 8 March 2016 — Klausner Holz Niedersachsen v Commission
  • CELEX:62014CA0299: Case C-299/14: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 25 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Landessozialgericht Nordrhein-Westfalen — Germany) — Vestische Arbeit Jobcenter Kreis Recklinghausen v Jovanna García-Nieto, Joel Peña Cuevas, Jovanlis Peña García, Joel Luis Peña Cruz (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Freedom of movement of persons — Citizenship of the Union — Equal treatment — Directive 2004/38/EC — Article 24(2) — Social Assistance — Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 — Articles 4 and 70 — Special non-contributory cash benefits — Exclusion of nationals of a Member State during the first three months of residence in the host Member State)
  • CELEX:62016FN0007: Case F-7/16: Action brought on 4 February 2016 — ZZ v Commission
  • CELEX:62016CN0055: Case C-55/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Înalta Curte de Casație și Justiție (Romania) lodged on 1 February 2016 — Evo Bus GmbH v Direcția Generală Regională a Finanțelor Publice Ploiești — Administrația Județeană a Finanțelor Publice Argeș
  • CELEX:62016CN0059: Case C-59/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden (Netherlands) lodged on 3 February 2016 — The Shirtmakers BV v Staatssecretaris van Financiën
  • CELEX:62015CA0022: Case C-22/15: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 25 February 2016 — European Commission v Kingdom of the Netherlands (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Value added tax — Directive 2006/112/EC — Exemptions — Article 132(1)(m) — Supply of services closely linked to sport or physical education — Exemption for the hiring out of berths and sites for the storage of boats to the members of water sports associations in the context of sailing or leisure activities which cannot be equated with the practice of sport or physical education — Exemption limited to the members of water sports associations which have no employees for delivery of their services — Excluded — Point (d) of the first paragraph of Article 133)
  • CELEX:62016CN0025: Case C-25/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf (Germany) lodged on 18 January 2016 — Nintendo Co. Ltd v BigBen Interactive GmbH, BigBen Interactive S.A.
  • CELEX:62014CA0446: Case C-446/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 18 February 2016 — Federal Republic of Germany v European Commission (Appeal — State aid — Services for the removal of animal carcasses and waste from abattoirs — Maintenance of reserve capacity in the event of an outbreak — Decision declaring the aid incompatible with the common market — Service of general economic interest — Manifest error of assessment — Compensation for the public service obligation — Obligation to state reasons)
  • CELEX:62016FN0011: Case F-11/16: Action brought on 19 February 2016 — ZZ v Commission
  • CELEX:62016CN0096: Case C-96/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de Primera Instancia No 38 de Barcelona (Spain) lodged on 17 February 2016 — Banco Santander, S.A. v Mahamdou Demba and Mercedes Godoy Bonet
  • CELEX:62016CN0098: Case C-98/16: Action brought on 17 February 2016 — European Commission v Hellenic Republic
  • CELEX:62015CA0143: Case C-143/15: Judgment of the Court (Tenth Chamber) of 25 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden — Netherlands) — G.E. Security BV v Staatssecretaris van Financiën (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Regulation (EEC) No 2658/87 — Common Customs Tariff — Combined Nomenclature — Classification of goods — Headings 8517, 8521, 8531 and 8543 — Product known as a ‘video multiplexer’)
  • CELEX:62016TN0097: Case T-97/16: Action brought on 29 February 2016 — Kasztantowicz v EUIPO — Gbb Group (GEOTEK)
  • CELEX:62015TA0053: Case T-53/15: Judgment of the General Court of 10 March 2016 — credentis v OHIM — Aldi Karlslunde (Curodont) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community word mark Curodont — Earlier national word mark Eurodont — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • CELEX:62016CN0036: Case C-36/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Naczelny Sąd Administracyjny (Poland) lodged on 22 January 2016 — Minister Finansów v Posnania Investment SA
  • CELEX:62015FB0152: Case F-152/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — Kozak v Commission (Civil service — Open Competition EPSO/AD/293/14 — Decision of the selection board not to admit a candidate to sit tests at the assessment centre — Request for review — New decision of the selection board confirming its initial decision — Communication by EPSO of a reasoned reply — Purely confirmatory act — Time-limit for bringing proceedings — Manifest inadmissibility — Article 81 of the Rules of Procedure)
  • CELEX:62014CA0454: Case C-454/14: Judgment of the Court (Eighth Chamber) of 25 February 2016 — European Commission v Kingdom of Spain (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Environment — Directive 1999/31/EC — Article 14 — Landfill of waste — Non-conformity of existing landfills — Closure and after-care procedures)
  • CELEX:62016TN0098: Case T-98/16: Action brought on 4 March 2016 — Italy v Commission
  • CELEX:62013CA0176: Case C-176/13 P: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 18 February 2016 — Council of the European Union v Bank Mellat, European Commission (Appeal — Common foreign and security policy
  • CELEX:62006TJ0050(02): Judgment of the Court of First Instance - 22 April 2016#Ireland v Commission#Joined cases II, T-69/06 RENV II
  • CELEX:62006TJ0056: Judgment of the Court of First Instance - 22 April 2016#France v Commission#Case T-56/06 RENV II
  • CELEX:62006TJ0060: Judgment of the Court of First Instance - 22 April 2016#Italy v Commission#Joined cases II, T-62/06 RENV II

# OFFICIAL JOURNAL C

  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0040: Case T-94/16: Action brought on 1 March 2016 — Sheridan v Parliament
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0039: Case T-89/16 P: Appeal brought on 26 February 2016 by Nicole Clarke, Sigrid Dickmanns and Elisavet Papathanasiou against the judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal of 15 December 2015 in Joined Cases F-101/14, F-102/14 and F-103/14, Clarke and Others v EUIPO
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0038: Case T-74/16: Action brought on 17 February 2016 — POA/Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0030: Case C-96/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de Primera Instancia No 38 de Barcelona (Spain) lodged on 17 February 2016 — Banco Santander, S.A. v Mahamdou Demba and Mercedes Godoy Bonet
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0037: Case T-53/16: Action brought on 05 February 2016 — Ryanair and Airport Marketing Services v Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0029: Case C-90/16: Reference for a preliminary ruling from Upper Tribunal (Tax and Chancery Chamber) (United Kingdom) made on 15 February 2016 — The English Bridge Union Limited v Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0036: Case T-50/16: Action brought on 3 November 2016 — Hungary v Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0028: Case C-82/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Raad voor Vreemdelingenbetwistingen (Belgium) lodged on 12 February 2016 — K. and Others v Belgische Staat
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0027: Case C-74/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado Contencioso-Administrativo No 4 de Madrid (Spain) lodged on 10 February 2016 — Congregación de Escuelas Pías Provincia Betania v Ayuntamiento de Getafe
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0035: Case T-681/13: Order of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Colomer Italy v OHIM — Farmaca International (INTERCOSMO ESTRO) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Withdrawal of the application for registration — No need to adjudicate)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0026: Case C-62/16: Action brought on 3 February 2016 — European Commission v Romania
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0034: Case T-160/15: Judgment of the General Court of 10 March 2016 — LG Developpement v OHIM — Bayerische Motoren Werke (MINICARGO) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for the Community figurative mark MINICARGO — Earlier Community word mark MINI — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0025: Case C-59/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden (Netherlands) lodged on 3 February 2016 — The Shirtmakers BV v Staatssecretaris van Financiën
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0033: Case T-53/15: Judgment of the General Court of 10 March 2016 — credentis v OHIM — Aldi Karlslunde (Curodont) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community word mark Curodont — Earlier national word mark Eurodont — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0050: Case F-11/16: Action brought on 19 February 2016 — ZZ v Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0032: Case C-127/16 P: Appeal brought on 26 February 2016 by SNCF Mobilités (SNCF) against the judgment of the General Court (Seventh Chamber) delivered on 17 December 2015 in Case T-242/12 SNCF v Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0031: Case C-98/16: Action brought on 17 February 2016 — European Commission v Hellenic Republic
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0010: Case C-446/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 18 February 2016 — Federal Republic of Germany v European Commission (Appeal — State aid — Services for the removal of animal carcasses and waste from abattoirs — Maintenance of reserve capacity in the event of an outbreak — Decision declaring the aid incompatible with the common market — Service of general economic interest — Manifest error of assessment — Compensation for the public service obligation — Obligation to state reasons)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0049: Case F-9/16: Action brought on 17 February 2016 — ZZ and Others v Parliament
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0020: Case C-25/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf (Germany) lodged on 18 January 2016 — Nintendo Co. Ltd v BigBen Interactive GmbH, BigBen Interactive S.A.
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0048: Case F-8/16: Action brought on 5 February 2016 — ZZ v EMA
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0047: Case F-7/16: Action brought on 4 February 2016 — ZZ v Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0019: Case C-24/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf (Germany) lodged on 18 January 2016 — Nintendo Co. Ltd v BigBen Interactive GmbH, BigBen Interactive S.A.
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0046: Case F-6/16: Action brought on 29 January 2016 — ZZ and Others v EEAS
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0009: Case C-429/14: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 17 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Lietuvos Aukščiausiasis Teismas — Lithuania) — Air Baltic Corporation AS v Lietuvos Respublikos specialiųjų tyrimų tarnyba (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Air transport — Montreal Convention — Articles 19, 22 and 29 — Liability of air carrier in the event of delay in the international carriage of passengers — Contract of carriage concluded by the passengers’ employer — Damage caused by delay — Damage suffered by the employer)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0024: Case C-55/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Înalta Curte de Casație și Justiție (Romania) lodged on 1 February 2016 — Evo Bus GmbH v Direcția Generală Regională a Finanțelor Publice Ploiești — Administrația Județeană a Finanțelor Publice Argeș
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0018: Case C-16/16 P: Appeal brought on 11 January 2016 by the Kingdom of Belgium against the order of the General Court (Second Chamber) of 27 October 2015 in Case T-721/14 Kingdom of Belgium v European Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0017: Case C-374/15 P: Appeal brought on 15 July 2015 by Harper Hygienics S.A. against the judgment of the General Court delivered on 13 May 2015 in Case T-363/12 Harper Hygienics v OHIM — Clinique Laboratories (CLEANIC natural beauty)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0008: Case C-314/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 17 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Korkein hallinto-oikeus — Finland) — Sanoma Media Finland Oy — Nelonen Media v Viestintävirasto (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 2010/13/EU — Article 19(1) — Separation of television advertising and programmes — Split screen — Article 23(1) and (2) — Limit of 20 % per clock hour on the broadcasting time for television advertising spots — Sponsorship announcements — Other references to a sponsor — ‘Black seconds’)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0007: Case C-299/14: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 25 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Landessozialgericht Nordrhein-Westfalen — Germany) — Vestische Arbeit Jobcenter Kreis Recklinghausen v Jovanna García-Nieto, Joel Peña Cuevas, Jovanlis Peña García, Joel Luis Peña Cruz (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Freedom of movement of persons — Citizenship of the Union — Equal treatment — Directive 2004/38/EC — Article 24(2) — Social Assistance — Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 — Articles 4 and 70 — Special non-contributory cash benefits — Exclusion of nationals of a Member State during the first three months of residence in the host Member State)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0016: Case C-325/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Sąd Rejonowy we Wrocławiu (Poland) lodged on 1 July 2015 — Z.Ś., Z.M., M.P. v X w G.
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0023: Case C-44/16 P: Appeal brought on 25 January 2016 by Dyson Ltd against the judgment of the General Court (Fourth Chamber) delivered on 11 November 2015 in Case T-544/13: Dyson Ltd v European Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0045: Case F-5/16: Action brought on 24 January 2016 — ZZ v Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0015: Case C-601/15 PPU: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 15 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Raad van State — Netherlands) — J. N. v Staatssecretaris voor Veiligheid en Justitie (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Urgent preliminary ruling procedure — Standards for the reception of applicants for international protection — Directive 2008/115/EC — Lawful residence — Directive 2013/32/EU — Article 9 — Right to remain in a Member State — Directive 2013/33/EU — Point (e) of the first subparagraph of Article 8(3) — Detention — Protection of national security or public order — Validity — Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union — Articles 6 and 52 — Limitation — Proportionality)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0005: Case C-179/14: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 23 February 2016 — European Commission v Hungary (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Directive 2006/123/EC — Articles 14 to 16 — Article 49 TFEU — Freedom of establishment — Article 56 TFEU — Freedom to provide services — Conditions for issuing vouchers entailing a tax advantage which are provided by employers to their employees and may be used for accommodation, leisure and/or meals — Restrictions — Monopoly)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0014: Case C-143/15: Judgment of the Court (Tenth Chamber) of 25 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden — Netherlands) — G.E. Security BV v Staatssecretaris van Financiën (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Regulation (EEC) No 2658/87 — Common Customs Tariff — Combined Nomenclature — Classification of goods — Headings 8517, 8521, 8531 and 8543 — Product known as a ‘video multiplexer’)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0006: Case C-292/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 25 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Simvoulio tis Epikratias — Greece) — Elliniko Dimosio v Stefanos Stroumpoulis and Others (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 80/987/EEC — Approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to the protection of employees in the event of the insolvency of their employer — Scope — Outstanding wage claims of seamen working on board a vessel flying the flag of a non-member country — Employer whose registered office is located in the non-member country — Employment contract subject to the law of the non-member country — Employer declared insolvent in a Member State in which its actual head office is located — Article 1(2) — Annex, Section II, A — National legislation providing a guarantee in respect of the outstanding wage claims of seaman only if they are abandoned abroad — Level of protection not equivalent to that provided by…
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0004: Case C-49/14: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 18 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de Primera Instancia de Cartagena (Spain)) — Finanmadrid EFC SA v Jesús Vicente Albán Zambrano, María Josefa García Zapata, Jorge Luis Albán Zambrano and Miriam Elisabeth Caicedo Merino (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 93/13/EEC — Unfair terms — Order for payment procedure — Enforcement proceedings — Powers of the national court responsible for enforcement to raise of its own motion the fact that the unfair term is invalid — Principle of res judicata — Principle of effectiveness — Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union — Judicial protection)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0013: Case C-124/15: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 17 February 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Finanzgericht Hamburg — Germany) — Salutas Pharma GmbH v Hauptzollamt Hanover (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Common Customs Tariff — Tariff classification — Combined Nomenclature — Heading 3004 — Effervescent tablets containing 500 mg of calcium — Level of substance per recommended daily dose significantly higher than the recommended daily allowance to maintain general health or well-being)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0012: Case C-22/15: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 25 February 2016 — European Commission v Kingdom of the Netherlands (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Value added tax — Directive 2006/112/EC — Exemptions — Article 132(1)(m) — Supply of services closely linked to sport or physical education — Exemption for the hiring out of berths and sites for the storage of boats to the members of water sports associations in the context of sailing or leisure activities which cannot be equated with the practice of sport or physical education — Exemption limited to the members of water sports associations which have no employees for delivery of their services — Excluded — Point (d) of the first paragraph of Article 133)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0044: Case F-152/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — Kozak v Commission (Civil service — Open Competition EPSO/AD/293/14 — Decision of the selection board not to admit a candidate to sit tests at the assessment centre — Request for review — New decision of the selection board confirming its initial decision — Communication by EPSO of a reasoned reply — Purely confirmatory act — Time-limit for bringing proceedings — Manifest inadmissibility — Article 81 of the Rules of Procedure)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0003: Case C-176/13 P: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 18 February 2016 — Council of the European Union v Bank Mellat, European Commission (Appeal — Common foreign and security policy — Combating nuclear proliferation — Restrictive measures taken against the Islamic Republic of Iran — Freezing of funds of an Iranian bank — Obligation to state reasons — Procedure for the adoption of the act — Manifest error of assessment)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0022: Case C-37/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Naczelny Sąd Administracyjny (Poland) lodged on 22 January 2016 — Minister Finansów v Stowarzyszenie Artystów Wykonawców Utworów Muzycznych i Słowno-Muzycznych SAWP, established in Warsaw (SAWP)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0043: Case T-101/16: Action brought on 8 March 2016 — Klausner Holz Niedersachsen v Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0042: Case T-98/16: Action brought on 4 March 2016 — Italy v Commission
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0011: Case C-454/14: Judgment of the Court (Eighth Chamber) of 25 February 2016 — European Commission v Kingdom of Spain (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Environment — Directive 1999/31/EC — Article 14 — Landfill of waste — Non-conformity of existing landfills — Closure and after-care procedures)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0021: Case C-36/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Naczelny Sąd Administracyjny (Poland) lodged on 22 January 2016 — Minister Finansów v Posnania Investment SA
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0002: Decision of the Court of Justice of 9 March 2016 on official holidays and judicial vacations
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0001: Last publications of the Court of Justice of the European Union in the Official Journal of the European Union
  • OJ:JOC_2016_145_R_0041: Case T-97/16: Action brought on 29 February 2016 — Kasztantowicz v EUIPO — Gbb Group (GEOTEK)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0004: Euro exchange rates
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0009: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7992 — Starwood Capital Group/Banco Sabadell/JV) — Candidate case for simplified procedure (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0008: Special Report No 12/2016 — ‘Agencies’ use of grants: not always appropriate or demonstrably effective’
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0005: Commission Decision of 21 April 2016 on notifying a third country of the possibility of being identified as a non-cooperating third country in fighting illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0011: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7910 — Kesko/Onninen) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0012: This document does not exist in your search language.
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0006: Commission Decision of 21 April 2016 on notifying a third country of the possibility of being identified as a non-cooperating third country in fighting illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0001: Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.7976 — Deutsche Alternative Asset Management (Global) Limited/Ermewa/Akiem) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0003: Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.7851 — USS Nero / OPTrust / PGGM / Global Via) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0010: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7877 — Warburg Pincus/General Atlantic/UniCredit/Santander/SAM/Pioneer) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0014: This document does not exist in your search language.
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0007: Commission Decision of 21 April 2016 on notifying a third country of the possibility of being identified as a non-cooperating third country in fighting illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0013: This document does not exist in your search language.
  • OJ:JOC_2016_144_R_0002: Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.7943 — Dow/DCC) (Text with EEA relevance)

# OFFICIAL JOURNAL L

  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0005: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/639 of 22 April 2016 establishing the standard import values for determining the entry price of certain fruit and vegetables
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0004: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/638 of 22 April 2016 withdrawing the approval of the active substance Z-13-hexadecen-11-yn-1-yl acetate, in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council, and amending Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 540/2011 (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0010: Commission Decision (EU) 2016/644 of 16 January 2015 on the State aid No SA 31855 (11/C, ex N 503/10) which Cyprus is planning to grant for the restructuring of the Central Slaughterhouse of Kofinos (notified under document C(2015) 58)
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0011: Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2016/645 of 22 April 2016 concerning certain protective measures against lumpy skin disease in Bulgaria (notified under document C(2016) 3261) (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0007: Council Decision (EU, Euratom) 2016/641 of 21 April 2016 appointing a member, proposed by the Federal Republic of Germany, of the European Economic and Social Committee
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0002: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/636 of 22 April 2016 withdrawing the approval of the active substance Z,Z,Z,Z-7,13,16,19-docosatetraen-1-yl isobutyrate, in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council, and amending Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 540/2011 (Text with EEA relevance)
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0008: Council Decision (EU) 2016/642 of 21 April 2016 appointing a member and an alternate member, proposed by Romania, of the Committee of the Regions
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0009: Council Decision (EU) 2016/643 of 21 April 2016 appointing a member, proposed by the Italian Republic of the Committee of the Regions
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0006: Council Decision (EU, Euratom) 2016/640 of 21 April 2016 appointing five members of the Court of Auditors
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0001: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/635 of 22 April 2016 amending the Annex to Regulation (EC) No 2870/2000 as regards certain reference methods for the analysis of spirit drinks
  • OJ:JOL_2016_108_R_0003: Commission Regulation (EU) 2016/637 of 22 April 2016 amending Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1334/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards removal from the Union list of certain flavouring substances (Text with EEA relevance)
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