EU LEGAL Telegram - 4 April 2016


# PANAMA LEAKS

  • Sueddeutsche Zeitung & ICIJ: Giant leak of offshore financial records exposes crime, corruption
  • Statement from OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría on the “Panama Papers”
  • Transparency International: Panama Papers reveal need for EU action on secrecy jurisdictions
  • EC Midday press briefing of 04/04/2016 TAX EVASION - Panama papers: Q&A
  • EC Midday press briefing of 04/04/2016 TAX EVASION - Panama papers (follow up): Q&A
  • “After the Panama leaks the Commission must deliver in its fight against tax havens”, say S&D Euro MPs
  • PES: Panama Papers reveal fraud on industrial scale
  • EU-Abgeordneter Theurer (ALDE/FDP) zu den „Panama Papers“
  • Panama Papers: It’s time to protect whistleblowers, not corporate secrecy– MEP Julia Reda (Pirates/Greens/EFA)
  • Die Grünen: Panama Papers: EU muss Aktionsplan gegen Geldwäsche vorlegen
  • The Panama Papers: Implicated politicians must step down and wealth must be taxed appropriately - GUE/NGL
  • EU-Abgeordneter Fabio De Masi (DIE LINKE.) zu Offshore Leaks: Oh, wie schön ist Panama!
  • EKR/ALFA: Steueroasen müssen ausgetrocknet werden
  • CDU/CSU im Bundestag: Druck auf Staaten bei Steuerhinterziehung weiter erhöhen - Informationsaustausch zwischen Staaten zügig ausbauen
  • Saarländischer Finanzminister Stephan Toscani zu „Panama Papers“: Ausmaß erschreckend – Bankenstrafrecht ernsthaft prüfen

# TAXATION

  • EP Background - TAXE II Committee

# REFUGEE FRAMEWORK

  • EU Commission: Implementing the EU-Turkey Agreement – Questions and Answers
  • EP background on EU-Turkey cooperation in migration and visa liberalisation
  • “As long as Turkey is not honouring EU-Turkey agreement, returns should stop”, ALDE Leader Guy Verhofstadt

# JUSTICE SCOREBORD

  • Monday 11 April: Commission publishes the 2016 EU Justice Scoreboard

# CJEU

  • The General Court prepares for the arrival of new Members - The new structure, consisting of nine Chambers of five Judges, will be introduced in September

# OMBUDSMAN

  • Latest decisions by the EU Ombudsman
  • Decision in case 1398/2013/ANA on the European Commission's refusal to give access to documents relating to the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act ('FATCA') 
  • Decision in case 919/2012/ANA on the European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO)'s prohibition on candidates participating in parallel competitions
  • Decision in case 25/2013/ANA concerning the European Commission's alleged failure to ensure that Greek hospitals comply with EU public procurement law  

# EU REGISTERS

# EU CASE LAW

  • CELEX:62015CN0655: Case C-655/15 P: Appeal brought on 7 December 2015 by Panrico, S.A. against the judgment of the General Court (Fourth Chamber) delivered on 7 October 2015 in Case T-534/13 Panrico v OHIM 
  • CELEX:62014TA0402: Case T-402/14: Judgment of the General Court of 25 February 2016 — FCC Aqualia v OHIM — Sociedad General de Aguas de Barcelona (AQUALOGY) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for the Community figurative mark AQUALOGY — Earlier Community word mark AQUALIA and earlier national figurative mark aqualia — Relative grounds for refusal — Article 8(1)(b) and Article 8(5) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62015CN0680: Case C-680/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesarbeitsgericht (Germany) lodged on 17 December 2015 — Asklepios Kliniken Langen-Seligenstadt GmbH v Ivan Felja 
  • CELEX:62016TN0062: Case T-62/16: Action brought on 15 February 2016 — Puma v EUIPO — Doosan Infracore (PUMA) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0072: Case T-72/16: Action brought on 15 February 2016 — BBY Solutions v EUIPO — Worldwide Sales Corporation España (BEST BUY mobile) 
  • CELEX:62015CN0396: Case C-396/15 P: Appeal brought on 21 July 2015 by Shoe Branding Europe BVBA against the judgment of the General Court (Seventh Chamber) delivered on 21 May 2015 in Case T-145/14: adidas AG/Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) (OHIM) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0022: Case C-22/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunalul București (Romania) lodged on 15 January 2016 — Fondul Proprietatea SA v SC Hidroelectrica SA 
  • CELEX:62016TN0073: Case T-73/16 P: Appeal brought on 18 February 2016 by Carlo de Nicola against the judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal of 18 December 2015 in Case F-37/12 De Nicola v EIB 
  • CELEX:62015CN0681: Case C-681/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesarbeitsgericht (Germany) lodged on 17 December 2015 — Asklepios Dienstleistungsgesellschaft mbH v Vittoria Graf 
  • CELEX:62016TN0076: Case T-76/16: Action brought on 17 February 2016 — Ikos v EUIPO (AEGYPTISCHE ERDE) 
  • CELEX:62014TB0639: Case T-639/14: Order of the General Court of 9 February 2016 — DEI v Commission (State aid — Complaints — Rejection decisions — Commission’s preliminary assessment — Final decision — Repeal of the contested act — No need to adjudicate) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0761: Case T-761/14: Judgment of the General Court of 23 February 2016 — Consolidated Artists v OHIM — Body Cosmetics International (MANGO) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community figurative mark MANGO — Absolute ground for refusal — Lack of distinctive character acquired through use — Article 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 52(2) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0041: Case T-41/16: Action brought on 28 January 2016 — Cyprus Turkish Chamber of Industry and Others v Commission 
  • CELEX:62016TN0057: Case T-57/16: Action brought on 8 February 2016 — Chanel v EUIPO — Li Jing Zhou and Golden Rose 999 (Representation of an ornament) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0078: Case T-78/16: Action brought on 16 February 2016 — Sartour v Parliament 
  • CELEX:62014TA0816: Case T-816/14: Judgment of the General Court of 24 February 2016 — Tayto Group v OHIM — MIP METRO (REAL HAND COOKED) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community figurative mark REAL HAND COOKED — Earlier national figurative mark real QUALITY — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Misuse of power — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Articles 64, 75, 76 and 83 of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0069: Case C-69/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Cellnex Telecom S.A. and Retevisión I, S.A. against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-541/13, Abertis Telecom S.A. and Retevisión I v Commission 
  • CELEX:62014TA0507: Case T-507/14: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Vidmar and Others v Commission (Non-contractual liability — Accession of Croatia to the European Union — Repeal before accession of national legislation establishing the profession of bailiff — Loss suffered by persons formerly appointed as bailiffs — Failure by the Commission to adopt measures to ensure fulfilment of accession commitments — Sufficiently serious breach of a rule of law conferring rights on individuals — Article 36 of the Act of Accession) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0079: Case T-79/16: Action brought on 19 February 2016 — Vereniging Gelijkberechtiging Grondbezitters and Others v Commission 
  • CELEX:62015CN0685: Case C-685/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Landesverwaltungsgericht Oberösterreich (Austria) lodged on 18 December 2015 — Online Games Handels GmbH and Others v Landespolizeidirektion Oberösterreich 
  • CELEX:62016CN0042: Case C-42/16: Action brought on 26 January 2016 — European Commission v Republic of Finland 
  • CELEX:62014TA0210: Case T-210/14: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Mederer GmbH v OHIM — Cadbury Netherlands International Holdings (Gummi Bear-Rings) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — International registration designating the European Community — Figurative mark Gummi Bear-Rings — Earlier national figurative mark GUMMY — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62015FB0033: Case F-33/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal of 24 February 2016 — Labiri v EESC 
  • CELEX:62014TA0240: Case T-240/14 P: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Bodson and Others v EIB (Appeal — Civil service — EIB staff — Contractual nature of the employment relationship — Reform of the remuneration scheme and salary progression at the EIB — Obligation to state reasons — Distortion — Errors of law) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0021: Case C-21/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunal Arbitral Tributário (Centro de Arbitragem Administrativa — CAAD) (Portugal) lodged on 15 January 2016 — Euro Tyre BV v Autoridade Tributária e Aduaneira 
  • CELEX:62016TN0038: Case T-38/16: Action brought on 28 January 2016 — EEB v Commission 
  • CELEX:62013TB0279: Case T-279/13: Order of the General Court of 15 February 2016 — Ezz and Others v Counsel (Action for annulment — Common foreign and security policy — Restrictive measures taken in view of the situation in Egypt — Measures taken against persons responsible for misappropriation of State funds and against associated persons and entities — Freezing of funds — Inclusion of the applicants on the list of persons targeted — Legal basis — Failure to fulfil the criteria for listing — Error of law — Error of fact — Right to property — Damage to reputation — Rights of the defence — Right to effective judicial protection — Obligation to state reasons — Amendment of the claims and pleas in law — Lis pendens — Action in part manifestly inadmissible and in part manifestly lacking any foundation in law) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0241: Case T-241/14 P: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Bodson and Others v EIB (Appeal — Civil service — EIB staff — Contractual nature of the employment relationship — Remuneration — Reform of the EIB rewards scheme — Obligation to state reasons — Distortion — Errors of law) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0020: Case C-20/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesfinanzhof (Germany) lodged on 15 January 2016 — Wolfram Bechtel and Marie-Laure Bechtel v Finanzamt Offenburg 
  • CELEX:62016CN0081: Case C-81/16 P: Appeal brought on 12 February 2016 by the Kingdom of Spain against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-461/13 Spain v Commission 
  • CELEX:62014TA0589: Joined Cases T-589/14 and T-772/14: Judgment of the General Court of 25 February 2016 — Musso v Parliament (Emoluments of Members of the Parliament — Old-age pension — Obligation for French Members to claim their pension rights from the national schemes — Rule against overlapping — Implementing measures for the Statute for Members — Decision adopted at the conclusion of the complaint procedure — Debit note — Decision to suspend payment of the pension — Adversarial principle — Reasonable period — Obligation to state reasons) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0034: Case T-34/16: Action brought on 26 January 2016 — Republic of Lithuania v Commission 
  • CELEX:62016CN0002: Case C-2/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Amtsgericht Stuttgart (Germany) lodged on 4 January 2016 — Criminal proceedings against J. S. R. 
  • CELEX:62014TA0692: Case T-692/14: Judgment of the General Court of 25 February 2016 — Puma v OHIM — Sinda Poland (Representation of an animal) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for figurative mark representing an animal — Earlier international figurative marks representing a puma — Relative ground for refusal — Similarity of the signs — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0543: Case T-543/14: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — provima Warenhandels v OHIM — Renfro (HOT SOX) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — International registration designating the European Community — Word mark HOT SOX — Absolute grounds for refusal — Lack of distinctive character — Distinctive character — Article 7(1)(b) and (c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0066: Case C-66/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Comunidad Autónoma del País Vasco and Itelazpi, S.A. against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-462/13 Comunidad Autónoma del País Vasco and Itelazpi v Commission 
  • CELEX:62016CN0068: Case C-68/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Navarra de Servicios y Tecnologías, S.A. against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-487/13, Navarra de Servicios y Tecnologías, S.A. v Commission 
  • CELEX:62016TN0075: Case T-75/16 P: Appeal brought on 18 February 2016 by Carlo de Nicola against the order of the Civil Service Tribunal of 18 December 2015 in Case F-128/11 De Nicola v EIB 
  • CELEX:62015CN0662: Case C-662/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf (Germany) lodged on 14 December 2015 — Lohmann & Rauscher International GmbH & Co. KG v BIOS Naturprodukte GmbH 
  • CELEX:62013TA0546: Joined Cases T/546/13, T-108/14 and T-109/14: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Šumelj and Others v Commission (Non-contractual liability — Accession of Croatia to the European Union — Repeal before accession of national legislation providing for the creation of the profession of public enforcement officer — Harm suffered by the persons previously appointed as public enforcement officers — Failure by the Commission to adopt measures ensuring compliance with the accession commitments — Sufficiently serious breach of a rule of law conferring rights on individuals — Article 36 of the Act of Accession) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0007: Case C-7/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de Primera Instancia No 11 de Vigo (Spain) lodged on 6 January 2016 — Banco Popular Español, S.A. and PL Salvador, S.A.R.L. v María Rita Giráldez Villar and Modesto Martínez Baz 
  • CELEX:62016CN0067: Case C-67/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Comunidad Autónoma de Cataluña and Centre de Telecomunicacions i Tecnologies de la Informació de la Generalitat de Catalunya (CTTI) against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-465/13 Comunidad Autónoma de Cataluña and CTTI v Commission 
  • CELEX:62014TA0411: Case T-411/14: Judgment of the General Court of 24 February 2016 — Coca-Cola v OHIM (Shape of a contour bottle without fluting) (Community trade mark — Application for three-dimensional Community trade mark — Shape of a contour bottle without fluting — Absolute ground for refusal — No distinctive character — Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — No distinctive character acquired through use — Article 7(3) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62015CN0652: Case C-652/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Verwaltungsgericht Darmstadt (Germany) lodged on 7 December 2015 — Furkan Tedemir, legally represented by his parents Derya Tekdemir and Nedim Tekdemir v Kreis Bergstraße 
  • CELEX:62015CN0689: Case C-689/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf (Germany) lodged on 21 December 2015 — W.F. Gözze Frottierweberei GmbH, Wolfgang Gözze v Verein Bremer Baumwollbörse 
  • CELEX:62016TN0071: Case T-71/16 P: Appeal brought on 17 February 2016 by Carlo de Nicola against the judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal of 18 December 2015 in Case F-82/12 De Nicola v EIB 
  • CELEX:62016CN0058: Case C-58/16: Action brought on 1 February 2016 — European Commission v Federal Republic of Germany 
  • CELEX:62016CN0070: Case C-70/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Comunidad Autónoma de Galicia and Redes de Telecomunicación Galegas Retegal, S.A. (Retegal) against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Joined Cases T-463/13 and T-464/13 Comunidad Autónoma de Galicia and Retegal v Commission 

# OFFICIAL JOURNAL C

  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0048: Case T-79/16: Action brought on 19 February 2016 — Vereniging Gelijkberechtiging Grondbezitters and Others v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0046: Case T-76/16: Action brought on 17 February 2016 — Ikos v EUIPO (AEGYPTISCHE ERDE) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0039: Case T-41/16: Action brought on 28 January 2016 — Cyprus Turkish Chamber of Industry and Others v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0049: Case F-33/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal of 24 February 2016 — Labiri v EESC 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0047: Case T-78/16: Action brought on 16 February 2016 — Sartour v Parliament 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0037: Case T-34/16: Action brought on 26 January 2016 — Republic of Lithuania v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0040: Case T-57/16: Action brought on 8 February 2016 — Chanel v EUIPO — Li Jing Zhou and Golden Rose 999 (Representation of an ornament) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0036: Case T-639/14: Order of the General Court of 9 February 2016 — DEI v Commission (State aid — Complaints — Rejection decisions — Commission’s preliminary assessment — Final decision — Repeal of the contested act — No need to adjudicate) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0038: Case T-38/16: Action brought on 28 January 2016 — EEB v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0045: Case T-75/16 P: Appeal brought on 18 February 2016 by Carlo de Nicola against the order of the Civil Service Tribunal of 18 December 2015 in Case F-128/11 De Nicola v EIB 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0035: Case T-279/13: Order of the General Court of 15 February 2016 — Ezz and Others v Counsel (Action for annulment — Common foreign and security policy — Restrictive measures taken in view of the situation in Egypt — Measures taken against persons responsible for misappropriation of State funds and against associated persons and entities — Freezing of funds — Inclusion of the applicants on the list of persons targeted — Legal basis — Failure to fulfil the criteria for listing — Error of law — Error of fact — Right to property — Damage to reputation — Rights of the defence — Right to effective judicial protection — Obligation to state reasons — Amendment of the claims and pleas in law — Lis pendens — Action in part manifestly inadmissible and in part manifestly lacking any foundation in law) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0034: Case T-816/14: Judgment of the General Court of 24 February 2016 — Tayto Group v OHIM — MIP METRO (REAL HAND COOKED) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community figurative mark REAL HAND COOKED — Earlier national figurative mark real QUALITY — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Misuse of power — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Articles 64, 75, 76 and 83 of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0044: Case T-73/16 P: Appeal brought on 18 February 2016 by Carlo de Nicola against the judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal of 18 December 2015 in Case F-37/12 De Nicola v EIB 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0010: Case C-2/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Amtsgericht Stuttgart (Germany) lodged on 4 January 2016 — Criminal proceedings against J. S. R. 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0033: Case T-761/14: Judgment of the General Court of 23 February 2016 — Consolidated Artists v OHIM — Body Cosmetics International (MANGO) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community figurative mark MANGO — Absolute ground for refusal — Lack of distinctive character acquired through use — Article 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 52(2) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0020: Case C-69/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Cellnex Telecom S.A. and Retevisión I, S.A. against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-541/13, Abertis Telecom S.A. and Retevisión I v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0043: Case T-72/16: Action brought on 15 February 2016 — BBY Solutions v EUIPO — Worldwide Sales Corporation España (BEST BUY mobile) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0032: Case T-692/14: Judgment of the General Court of 25 February 2016 — Puma v OHIM — Sinda Poland (Representation of an animal) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for figurative mark representing an animal — Earlier international figurative marks representing a puma — Relative ground for refusal — Similarity of the signs — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0019: Case C-68/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Navarra de Servicios y Tecnologías, S.A. against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-487/13, Navarra de Servicios y Tecnologías, S.A. v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0031: Joined Cases T-589/14 and T-772/14: Judgment of the General Court of 25 February 2016 — Musso v Parliament (Emoluments of Members of the Parliament — Old-age pension — Obligation for French Members to claim their pension rights from the national schemes — Rule against overlapping — Implementing measures for the Statute for Members — Decision adopted at the conclusion of the complaint procedure — Debit note — Decision to suspend payment of the pension — Adversarial principle — Reasonable period — Obligation to state reasons) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0018: Case C-67/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Comunidad Autónoma de Cataluña and Centre de Telecomunicacions i Tecnologies de la Informació de la Generalitat de Catalunya (CTTI) against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-465/13 Comunidad Autónoma de Cataluña and CTTI v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0009: Case C-689/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf (Germany) lodged on 21 December 2015 — W.F. Gözze Frottierweberei GmbH, Wolfgang Gözze v Verein Bremer Baumwollbörse 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0008: Case C-685/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Landesverwaltungsgericht Oberösterreich (Austria) lodged on 18 December 2015 — Online Games Handels GmbH and Others v Landespolizeidirektion Oberösterreich 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0017: Case C-66/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Comunidad Autónoma del País Vasco and Itelazpi, S.A. against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-462/13 Comunidad Autónoma del País Vasco and Itelazpi v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0030: Case T-543/14: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — provima Warenhandels v OHIM — Renfro (HOT SOX) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — International registration designating the European Community — Word mark HOT SOX — Absolute grounds for refusal — Lack of distinctive character — Distinctive character — Article 7(1)(b) and (c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0007: Case C-681/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesarbeitsgericht (Germany) lodged on 17 December 2015 — Asklepios Dienstleistungsgesellschaft mbH v Vittoria Graf 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0029: Case T-507/14: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Vidmar and Others v Commission (Non-contractual liability — Accession of Croatia to the European Union — Repeal before accession of national legislation establishing the profession of bailiff — Loss suffered by persons formerly appointed as bailiffs — Failure by the Commission to adopt measures to ensure fulfilment of accession commitments — Sufficiently serious breach of a rule of law conferring rights on individuals — Article 36 of the Act of Accession) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0016: Case C-58/16: Action brought on 1 February 2016 — European Commission v Federal Republic of Germany 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0027: Case T-402/14: Judgment of the General Court of 25 February 2016 — FCC Aqualia v OHIM — Sociedad General de Aguas de Barcelona (AQUALOGY) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for the Community figurative mark AQUALOGY — Earlier Community word mark AQUALIA and earlier national figurative mark aqualia — Relative grounds for refusal — Article 8(1)(b) and Article 8(5) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0028: Case T-411/14: Judgment of the General Court of 24 February 2016 — Coca-Cola v OHIM (Shape of a contour bottle without fluting) (Community trade mark — Application for three-dimensional Community trade mark — Shape of a contour bottle without fluting — Absolute ground for refusal — No distinctive character — Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — No distinctive character acquired through use — Article 7(3) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0015: Case C-42/16: Action brought on 26 January 2016 — European Commission v Republic of Finland 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0014: Case C-22/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunalul București (Romania) lodged on 15 January 2016 — Fondul Proprietatea SA v SC Hidroelectrica SA 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0026: Case T-241/14 P: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Bodson and Others v EIB (Appeal — Civil service — EIB staff — Contractual nature of the employment relationship — Remuneration — Reform of the EIB rewards scheme — Obligation to state reasons — Distortion — Errors of law) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0025: Case T-240/14 P: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Bodson and Others v EIB (Appeal — Civil service — EIB staff — Contractual nature of the employment relationship — Reform of the remuneration scheme and salary progression at the EIB — Obligation to state reasons — Distortion — Errors of law) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0013: Case C-21/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunal Arbitral Tributário (Centro de Arbitragem Administrativa — CAAD) (Portugal) lodged on 15 January 2016 — Euro Tyre BV v Autoridade Tributária e Aduaneira 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0006: Case C-680/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesarbeitsgericht (Germany) lodged on 17 December 2015 — Asklepios Kliniken Langen-Seligenstadt GmbH v Ivan Felja 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0005: Case C-662/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf (Germany) lodged on 14 December 2015 — Lohmann & Rauscher International GmbH & Co. KG v BIOS Naturprodukte GmbH 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0024: Case T-210/14: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Mederer GmbH v OHIM — Cadbury Netherlands International Holdings (Gummi Bear-Rings) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — International registration designating the European Community — Figurative mark Gummi Bear-Rings — Earlier national figurative mark GUMMY — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0042: Case T-71/16 P: Appeal brought on 17 February 2016 by Carlo de Nicola against the judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal of 18 December 2015 in Case F-82/12 De Nicola v EIB 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0023: Joined Cases T/546/13, T-108/14 and T-109/14: Judgment of the General Court of 26 February 2016 — Šumelj and Others v Commission (Non-contractual liability — Accession of Croatia to the European Union — Repeal before accession of national legislation providing for the creation of the profession of public enforcement officer — Harm suffered by the persons previously appointed as public enforcement officers — Failure by the Commission to adopt measures ensuring compliance with the accession commitments — Sufficiently serious breach of a rule of law conferring rights on individuals — Article 36 of the Act of Accession) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0004: Case C-655/15 P: Appeal brought on 7 December 2015 by Panrico, S.A. against the judgment of the General Court (Fourth Chamber) delivered on 7 October 2015 in Case T-534/13 Panrico v OHIM 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0012: Case C-20/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesfinanzhof (Germany) lodged on 15 January 2016 — Wolfram Bechtel and Marie-Laure Bechtel v Finanzamt Offenburg 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0003: Case C-652/15: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Verwaltungsgericht Darmstadt (Germany) lodged on 7 December 2015 — Furkan Tedemir, legally represented by his parents Derya Tekdemir and Nedim Tekdemir v Kreis Bergstraße 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0011: Case C-7/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de Primera Instancia No 11 de Vigo (Spain) lodged on 6 January 2016 — Banco Popular Español, S.A. and PL Salvador, S.A.R.L. v María Rita Giráldez Villar and Modesto Martínez Baz 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0002: Case C-396/15 P: Appeal brought on 21 July 2015 by Shoe Branding Europe BVBA against the judgment of the General Court (Seventh Chamber) delivered on 21 May 2015 in Case T-145/14: adidas AG/Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) (OHIM) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0021: Case C-70/16 P: Appeal brought on 5 February 2016 by Comunidad Autónoma de Galicia and Redes de Telecomunicación Galegas Retegal, S.A. (Retegal) against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Joined Cases T-463/13 and T-464/13 Comunidad Autónoma de Galicia and Retegal v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0022: Case C-81/16 P: Appeal brought on 12 February 2016 by the Kingdom of Spain against the judgment of the General Court (Fifth Chamber) delivered on 26 November 2015 in Case T-461/13 Spain v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0041: Case T-62/16: Action brought on 15 February 2016 — Puma v EUIPO — Doosan Infracore (PUMA) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_118_R_0001: Last publications of the Court of Justice of the European Union in the Official Journal of the European Union 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_117_R_0007: Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.7943 — DOW/DCC) — Candidate case for simplified procedure (Text with EEA relevance) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_117_R_0005: Notice of the impending expiry of certain anti-dumping measures 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_117_R_0001: Initiation of proceedings (Case M.7758 — Hutchison 3G Italy/WIND/JV) (Text with EEA relevance) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_117_R_0008: This document does not exist in your search language. 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_117_R_0006: Notice of the impending expiry of certain anti-dumping measures 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_117_R_0002: List of national contact points for tackling cross-border vehicle crime 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_117_R_0004: Notice of invitation to tender for the buying-in of skimmed milk powder by the paying agencies 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_117_R_0003: Interest rate applied by the European Central Bank to its main refinancing operations: 0,00 % on 1 April 2016 — Euro exchange rates 

# OFFICIAL JOURNAL L

  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0002: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/480 of 1 April 2016 establishing common rules concerning the interconnection of national electronic registers on road transport undertakings and repealing Regulation (EU) No 1213/2010 (Text with EEA relevance) 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0011: This document does not exist in your search language. 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0008: Corrigendum to Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2015/2446 of 28 July 2015 supplementing Regulation (EU) No 952/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards detailed rules concerning certain provisions of the Union Customs Code (OJ L 343, 29.12.2015) 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0012: This document does not exist in your search language. 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0016: This document does not exist in your search language. 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0001: Commission Regulation (EU) 2016/479 of 1 April 2016 amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the use of steviol glycosides (E 960) as a sweetener in certain energy-reduced or with no added sugars beverages (Text with EEA relevance) 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0003: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/481 of 1 April 2016 repealing Commission Regulation (EEC) No 2454/93 laying down provisions for the implementation of Council Regulation (EEC) No 2913/92 establishing the Community Customs Code 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0006: Decision (EU, Euratom) 2016/484 of the representatives of the Governments of the Member States of 23 March 2016 appointing Judges to the General Court 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0010: This document does not exist in your search language. 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0009: Corrigendum to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/2447 of 24 November 2015 laying down detailed rules for implementing certain provisions of Regulation (EU) No 952/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the Union Customs Code (OJ L 343, 29.12.2015) 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0005: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/483 of 1 April 2016 establishing the standard import values for determining the entry price of certain fruit and vegetables 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0004: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/482 of 1 April 2016 closing intervention buying-in of skimmed milk powder at fixed price for the intervention period ending 30 September 2016 and opening the tendering procedure for buying-in 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0007: Decision (EU, Euratom) 2016/485 of the representatives of the Governments of the Member States of 23 March 2016 appointing Judges to the General Court 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0015: This document does not exist in your search language. 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0013: This document does not exist in your search language. 
  • OJ:JOL_2016_087_R_0014: This document does not exist in your search language. 

# EU COMMISSION

  • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2015/5762
  • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2016/301
  • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2015/6363 & 2016/95
  • Décision de la Commission en vertu des articles 107 et 108 du TFUE
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION concerning the adoption of the work programme for 2016 and the financing for the implementation of the Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Answer - Money laundering in EU countries - E-014491/2015 
  • Answer - Proposed revision of Directive 2008/51/EC on firearms - E-015262/2015 
  • Answer - Quotas for women on the boards of listed companies - E-000002/2016 
  • Answer - Representation of women in senior and middle management at the Commission - P-001365/2016 
  • Answer - Possibility that loans from Eximbank may constitute unlawful State aid - E-000134/2016 
  • Draft report - Promoting the free movement of citizens and businesses by simplifying the acceptance of certain public documents in the EU - PE 580.420v01-00 - Committee on Legal Affairs 
  • Hearings - Equal treatment of women and men in matters of employment and occupation - 20-01-2015 - Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality 

# EU COUNCIL

  • Cm 2147 2016 Init JHA Counsellors meeting (Asylum)
  • St 5662 2016 Rev 1 Draft DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Council Directive 91/477/EEC on control of the acquisition and possession of weapons = Revised text
  • St 7246 2016 Init Draft Council Implementing Decision setting out a Recommendation on addressing the deficiencies identified in the 2015 evaluation on the application of the Schengen acquis in the field of the Schengen Information System by Germany
  • St 7276 2016 Add 3 ANNEX First preliminary outline of a European Pillar of Social Rights Accompanying to the COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS Launching a consultation on a European Pillar of Social Rights
  • St 7365 2016 Init Replies to questions for written answer submitted to the Council by Members of the European Parliament – Examination by Coreper
  • St 7458 2016 Init 2015-16 Convergence Programme for the United Kingdom
  • St 7458 2016 Add 1 2015-16 Convergence Programme for the United Kingdom
  • St 7458 2016 Add 2 2015-16 Convergence Programme for the United Kingdom
  • St 7480 2016 Init Commission Decision of 15.3.2016 not to propose an implementing act to reject the intended extension of the national measure under Article 458 of Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 notified by the Kingdom of Belgium under Article 458(9) in conjunction with Article 458(4) of Regulation (EU) No 575/2013
  • Cm 2079 2016 Init Working Party on Cooperation in Criminal Matters (COPEN)
  • St 7463 2016 Init Proposal for a Council Directive amending Directive 2006/112/EC on the common system of value added tax, as regards the treatment of vouchers Political agreement
  • St 7499 2016 Init Prolongation of the temporary reintroduction of border controls at the Danish internal borders in accordance with Articles 23 and 24 of Regulation (EC) 562/2006 establishing a Community Code on the rules governing the movement of persons across borders (Schengen Borders Code)
  • St 7241 2016 Init Draft Council Implementing Decision setting out a Recommendation on addressing the deficiencies identified in the 2015 evaluation on the application of the Schengen acquis in the field of management of the external border by Germany
  • St 7258 2016 Init Schengen evaluation of AUSTRIA - Action Plan to remedy any deficiencies identified in the 2015 evaluation report in the field of Return
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