IEU LEGAL Telegram - 2 May 2016


# TRANSPARENCY REGISTER

  • First Vice-President Timmermans hosts Joint Conference with European Parliament on the Transparency Register Public Consultation
  • Lobbying at EU level: EU Parliament hosts conference on mandatory transparency register
  • EU Parliament: Background on transparency register and lobbyists
  • LobbyControl zur Anhörung zum EU-Lobbyregister: Fehlerhafte Daten bleiben maßgebliches Problem

# STATE AID

  • State aid: EU Commission gives final approval to existing guarantee ceiling for German HSH Nordbank

# MERGERS

  • Mergers: Statement by Commissioner Vestager on announcement by Halliburton and Baker Hughes to withdraw from proposed merger
  • Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of sole control over Royal Reesink by private equity group Gilde
  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of EconGas by OMV
  • BMWi: Neuer M&A-Guide bringt Transparenz für ausländische Investoren in Deutschland

# TAX TRANSPARENCY

  • Next meeting of the Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)
  • Highlights - Workshop on TAXE 2 studies - Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)
  • GDV: Anmerkungen der Wirtschaft zum Country-by-Country-Reporting

# POSTING OF WORKERS

  • Invitation 25.05.2016, 18.30: "Revision of the Posting of Workers Directive"
  • EU Parliament: Motion for a resolution on the Posted Workers Directive - B8-2016-0498

# WORKERS' RIGHTS

  • FRA: Freedom to conduct a business: A modern supplement to workers’ rights

# IFRS

  • DEMOCRATIC OVERSIGHT FINANCIAL REPORTING STANDARDS FOUND LACKING BY EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

# EUROPOL

  • Report - European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation and Training (Europol) and repeal of Decisions 2009/371/JHA and 2005/681/JHA - A8-0164/2016 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

# EU OMBUDSMAN

  • EU Ombudsman: Annual Activity Report of the Principal Authorising Officer by Delegation 2015
  • EU Ombudsman: European Commission's linguistic policy on public consultations

# EU REGISTERS

# EU COMMISSION ROADMAPS

  • Mid-term evaluation Europe for Citizens programme 2014-2020 HOME - Evaluation (outside REFIT) - Impact assessement planned : No
  • Mid-term Evaluation Report on the GSP TRADE - Evaluation (outside REFIT) - Impact assessement planned : No

# EU COMMISSION

  • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION portant approbation de pouvoirs dans des affaires contentieuses devant la Cour de justice et le Tribunal
  • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION portant approbation de pouvoirs dans des affaires contentieuses devant la Cour de justice
  • Décision de la Commission en vertu des articles 107 et 108 du TFUE
  • Décision de la Commission en vertu des articles 107 et 108 du TFUE
  • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Sénat (FR) - COM(2015) 610 final
  • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Bundesrat (DE) - COM(2015) 586 final
  • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Senato della Repubblica (IT) - COM(2015) 667 final
  • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Senat (RO) - COM(2015) 615 final

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Debates - Thursday, 28 April 2016 - Brussels - Provisional edition
  • 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 569.630v02-00 - Committee on Petitions
  • 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 569.624v02-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 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 577.058v02-00 - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • Report - European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation and Training (Europol) and repeal of Decisions 2009/371/JHA and 2005/681/JHA - A8-0164/2016 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Amendments 21 - 62 - Exchange of information on third country nationals and European Criminal Records Information System (ECRIS) - PE 582.051v01-00 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Answer - Public procurement procedures - E-001007/2016
  • Answer - Special procurement and tendering - E-000978/2016
  • Answer - Procurement practice of the Hungarian Government - E-000319/2016
  • Answer - Against attempts to criminalise the fight for workers' rights - E-014136/2015
  • Answer - Situation in Poland - next steps - E-000292/2016
  • Answer - EU threats against Poland - E-000762/2016
  • Answer - European Ombudsman's Inquiry concerning Commission expert groups - E-002632/2016
  • Answer - Revision of the Posted Workers Directive - E-001410/2016
  • Answer - What is the status of the draft regulation? - E-001032/2016
  • Answer - Better application of the European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) - E-000431/2016
  • Answer - Comments on the proposed amendments to Directive 91/477/EEC - E-015848/2015 (Firearms)
  • Answer - Tightening of firearms legislation - E-016099/2015
  • Answer - Firearms Directive: compensation for destroyed firearms and toys (DG HOME) - E-000182/2016
  • Answer - Corporate social responsibility - E-000065/2016
  • Answer - Undeclared work among the young - country statistics and measures - E-001646/2016

# EU COUNCIL

  • Cm 2497 2016 Cor 1 Jurists/Linguists Group
  • Cm 2431 2016 Rev 1 Working Party on e-Law (e-Justice) - expert group on judicial auctions
  • St 5130 2016 Add 15 Judicial auctions project Questionnaire on the implementation of the e-Justice portal - Reply by the Luxembourg delegation
  • St 6506 2016 Init Joint meeting of the Working Party on e-Law (e-Justice) with legal practitioners on 30 June 2016 ("cooperation mechanism")
  • St 8057 2016 Init e-Communications in the area of e-Justice
  • Cm 2472 2016 Init HIGH LEVEL WORKING PARTY (Taxation)
  • St 8333 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 Presidency compromise text
  • St 8334 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
  • Cm 2505 2016 Init Working Party on Tax Questions - Direct Taxation
  • St 5931 2016 Init COUNCIL DIRECTIVE amending Directive 2006/112/EC on the common system of value added tax, as regards the duration of the obligation to respect a minimum standard rate
  • Cm 2497 2016 Cor 1 Jurists/Linguists Group
  • Cm 2518 2016 Init Friends of Presidency (COPEN) - ECRIS
  • Cm 2528 2016 Init Meeting of the Working Party on Human Rights (COHOM)
  • St 6078 2016 Rev 3 Draft Council Conclusions on the way forward in view of the creation of an European Forensic Science Area
  • St 6095 2016 Rev 2 Cor 1 Cash movements (action 8.3) – mandate
  • St 6188 2016 Init Complaint 916/2015/OV made to the European Ombudsman
  • St 6526 2016 Rev 3 Draft Council conclusions establishing an Informal European Network on Victims' Rights - Final revised text
  • St 8245 2016 Init Proposal for a COUNCIL DECISION on the signing, on behalf of the European Union, of an Agreement between the United States of America and the European Union on the protection of personal information relating to the prevention, investigation, detection, and prosecution of criminal offenses
  • St 8245 2016 Add 1 ANNEX AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE EUROPEAN UNION ON THE PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION RELATING TO THE PREVENTION, INVESTIGATION, DETECTION, AND PROSECUTION OF CRIMINAL OFFENSES accompanying Proposal for a Council Decision on the signing, on behalf of the European Union, of an Agreement between the United States of America and the European Union on the protection of personal information relating to the prevention, investigation, detection, and prosecution of criminal offenses

# EU COMITOLOGY

  • Endorsement of International Financial Reporting Standard 9, Financial Instruments (IFRS 9): Introduction, background and conclusions
  • Draft COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION of XXX authorising the placing on the market of products containing, consisting of, or produced from genetically modified maize Bt11 × MIR162 × MIR604 × GA21, and genetically modified maizes combining two or three of the events Bt11, MIR162, MIR604 and GA21, and repealing Decisions 2010/426/EU, 2011/893/EU, 2011/892/EU and 2011/894/EU

# EU CASE LAW

  • CELEX:62015FB0109: Case F-109/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal of 17 March 2016 — GZ v Parliament 
  • CELEX:62016CN0093: Case C-93/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Audiencia Provincial de Alicante, Sección octava (Spain) lodged on 15 February 2016 — The Irish Dairy Board Co-operative Limited v Tindale & Stanton Ltd España, S.L. 
  • CELEX:62015CA0695: Case C-695/15 PPU: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Debreceni Közigazgatási és Munkaügyi Bíróság — Hungary) — Shiraz Baig Mirza v Bevándorlási és Állampolgársági Hivatal (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Urgent preliminary ruling procedure — Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 — Criteria and mechanisms for determining the Member State responsible for examining an application for international protection — Article 3(3) — Right of Member States to send an applicant to a safe third country — Article 18 — Obligations of the Member State responsible for examining the application in the event that the applicant is taken back — Directive 2013/32/EU — Common procedures for granting and withdrawing international protection — Examination of an application for international protection) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0097: Case C-97/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de lo Social No 3 de Barcelona (Spain) lodged on 17 February 2016 — José María Pérez Retamero v TNT Express Worldwide, S.L., Transportes Sapirod, S.L. and Fondo de Garantía Salarial (Fogasa) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0090: Case T-90/16: Action brought on 22 February 2016 — Murphy v EUIPO — Nike Innovate (Measuring instruments, apparatus and devices) 
  • CELEX:62013TB0692: Case T-692/13: Order of the General Court of 2 March 2016 — SACBO v INEA 
  • CELEX:62014CA0268: Case C-268/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — Italmobiliare SpA v European Commission (Appeal — Competition — Market for ‘cement and related products’ — Administrative procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Article 18(1) and (3) — Decision requesting information — Statement of reasons — Clarification of the application) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0499: Case C-499/14: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 10 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hof van Cassatie — Belgium) — VAD BVBA, Johannes Josephus Maria van Aert v Belgische Staat (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Customs Union and Common Customs Tariff — Tariff classification — Combined Nomenclature — Interpretation — General Rules — Rule 3(b) — Definition of ‘goods put up in sets for retail sale’ — Separate packages) 
  • CELEX:62013TA0501: Case T-501/13: Judgment of the General Court of 18 March 2016 — Karl-May-Verlag v OHIM — Constantin Film Produktion (WINNETOU) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community word mark WINNETOU — Absolute ground for refusal — Descriptive character — Article 7(1)(c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 52(1) and (2) of Regulation No 207/2009 — Principles of autonomy and independence of the Community trade mark — Obligation to state reasons) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0472: Case C-472/14: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Högsta domstolen — Sweden) — Canadian Oil Company Sweden AB, Anders Rantén v Riksåklagaren (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals — Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 (REACH Regulation) — Extent of harmonised field — Registration of chemical substances with the European Chemicals Agency before placing them on the market — Article 5 — National chemical product register — Notification requirement for registration purposes — Compatibility with the REACH Regulation — Articles 34 TFEU and 36 TFEU — Quantitative restriction on imports) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0103: Case T-103/14: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Frucona Košice v 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) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0161: Case C-161/15: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Conseil d’État — Belgium) — Abdelhafid Bensada Benallal v État belge (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 2004/38/EC — Decision withdrawing residence authorisation — Principle of respect for the rights of the defence — Right to be heard — Procedural autonomy of the Member States — Admissibility of grounds of appeal on a point of law — Plea based on public policy) 
  • CELEX:62015TB0436(01): Case T-436/15: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — Consorzio Vivaisti viticoli pugliesi and Negro Daniele v Commission (Action for annulment — Agriculture — Protective measures against pests of plants — Measures to prevent the introduction into and the spread within the Union of Xylella fastidiosa — Regulatory act entailing implementing measures — Lack of individual concern — Request to modify the form of order sought — Inadmissibility) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0092: Case C-92/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de Primera Instancia No 1 de Fuenlabrada (Spain) lodged on 15 February 2016 — Bankia, S.A. v Henry-Rodolfo Rengifo Jiménez and Sheyla-Jeanneth Felix Caiza 
  • CELEX:62014TB0576: Case T-576/14: Order of the General Court of 15 March 2016 — Larymnis Larko v Commission (Action for annulment — State aid — Privatisation — Support measures for a debtor of the applicant — Decision declaring the aid to be incompatible with the internal market — No interest in bringing proceedings — Inadmissibility) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0103: Case T-103/16: Action brought on 11 March 2016 — Aldi Einkauf v OHIM — Weetabix (Alpenschmaus) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0081: Case T-81/16: Action brought on 18 February 2016 — Pirelli Tyre v EUIPO (two curved stripes on the sidewall of a tyre) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0128: Case C-128/16 P: Appeal brought on 29 February 2016 by the European Commission against the judgment of the General Court (Seventh Chamber) delivered on 17 December 2015 in Joined Case T-515/13 and T-719/13 Spain and Others v Commission 
  • CELEX:62016CN0028: Case C-28/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Kúria (Hungary) lodged on 18 January 2016 — Magyar Villamos Művek Zrt. (MVM) v Nemzeti Adó- és Vámhivatal Fellebviteli Igazgatósága 
  • CELEX:62015CA0252: Case C-252/15 P: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 — Naazneen Investments Ltd v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs), Energy Brands, Inc. (Appeal — Community trade mark — Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Revocation proceedings — Article 51(1)(a) — Community word mark SMART WATER — Genuine use — Obligation to state reasons — Article 75) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0004: Case T-4/16: Action brought on 5 January 2016 — Rabbit v EUIPO — DMG Media (rabbit) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0175: Case C-175/15: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Înalta Curte de Casație și Justiție — Romania) — Taser International Inc. v SC Gate 4 Business SRL, Cristian Mircea Anastasiu (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Area of freedom, security and justice — Judicial cooperation in civil matters — Regulation (EC) No 44/2001 — Contracts imposing an obligation on a Romanian undertaking to assign trade marks to an undertaking with its seat in a third country — Refusal — Clause conferring jurisdiction on a third country — Defendant entering an appearance before the Romanian courts without raising an objection — Applicable rules on jurisdiction) 
  • CELEX:62014TB0840: Case T-840/14: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — International Gaming Projects v OHIM — Sky (Sky BONUS) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for a Community figurative mark Sky BONUS — Earlier national word mark SKY — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Restriction of the goods designated in the trade mark application — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Inadmissibility) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0095: Case T-95/16: Action brought on 1 March 2016 — Aydin v EUIPO — Kaporal France (ROYAL & CAPORAL) 
  • CELEX:62013TA0645: Case T-645/13: Judgment of the General Court of 15 March 2016 — Nezi v OHIM — Etam (E) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community figurative mark E — Earlier Community figurative mark E — Relative grounds for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Reputation — Article 8(1)(b) and (5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0443: Joined Cases C-443/14 and C-444/14: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 1 March 2016 (requests for preliminary rulings from the Bundesverwaltungsgericht — Germany) — Kreis Warendorf v Ibrahim Alo (C-443/14) and Amira Osso v Region Hannover (C-444/14) (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, signed in Geneva on 28 July 1951 — Articles 23 and 26 — Area of freedom, security and justice — Directive 2011/95/EU — Rules relating to the content of international protection — Subsidiary protection status — Article 29 — Social welfare — Conditions of access — Article 33 — Freedom of movement within the host Member State — Definition — Restriction — Obligation to reside in a particular place — Different treatment — Comparable situations — Balanced distribution of budgetary costs between local authorities — Grounds of migration or integration policy) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0179: Case C-179/15: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 3 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Fővárosi Törvényszék — Hungary) — Daimler AG v Együd Garage Gépjárműjavító és Értékesítő Kft. (References for a preliminary ruling — Trade marks — Directive 2008/95/EC — Article 5(1) — Advertisements relating to a third party accessible on the internet — Unauthorised use of the mark — Advertisements published online without the knowledge and without the consent of that third party or maintained online despite the opposition of that third party — Action of the trade mark proprietor against that third party) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0201: Case T-201/14: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — The Body Shop International v OHIM — Spa Monopole (SPA WISDOM) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for the Community word mark SPA WISDOM — Earlier Benelux word mark SPA — Relative grounds for refusal — Unfair advantage taken of the distinctive character or the repute of the earlier trade mark — Article 8(5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0440: Case C-440/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 1 March 2016 — National Iranian Oil Company v Council of the European Union, European Commission (Appeal — Restrictive measures against the Islamic Republic of Iran — List of persons and entities subject to the freezing of funds and economic resources — Implementing Regulation (EU) No 945/2012 — Legal basis — Criterion relating to the material, logistical or financial support for the Government of Iran) 
  • CELEX:62015TB0569: Case T-569/15: Order of the General Court of 14 March 2016 — Fondazione Casamica v Commission and EASME 
  • CELEX:62014CA0286: Case C-286/14: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 — European Parliament v European Commission (Action for annulment — Article 290 TFEU — Concepts of ‘amending’ and ‘supplementing’ — Regulation (EU) No 1316/2013 — Article 21(3) — Scope of the power conferred on the European Commission — Need to adopt a separate legislative act — Delegated Regulation (EU) No 275/2014) 
  • CELEX:62015FA0002: Case F-2/15: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 17 March 2016 — Pasqualetti v Commission (Civil service — Member of the temporary staff recruited by the EEAS — Installation allowance — Daily subsistence allowance — Place of origin — Place of recruitment — Change in the place of residence — Action for annulment — Action for damages — Unlimited jurisdiction) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0063: Case T-63/16: Action brought on 15 February 2016 — E-Control v ACER 
  • CELEX:62015CA0112: Case C-112/15: Judgment of the Court (Ninth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Østre Landsret — Denmark) — Kødbranchens Fællesråd, acting on behalf of Århus Slagtehus A/S, Danish Crown A.m.b.A. Oksekødsdivisionen, Hadsund Kreaturslagteri A/S, Hjalmar Nielsens Eksportslagteri A/S, Kjellerup Eksportslagteri A/S, Mogens Nielsen Kreaturslagteri A/S, Vejle Eksportslagteri A/S v Ministeriet for Fødevarer, Landbrug og Fiskeri, Fødevarestyrelsen (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Approximation of laws — Regulation (EC) No 882/2004 — Regulation (EC) No 854/2004 — Official controls of feed and food — Fees that may be charged by Member States to cover the costs incurred through official controls — Costs in connection with the training of official auxiliaries) 
  • CELEX:62015TA0363: Case T-363/15: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Työhönvalmennus Valma v OHIM (Shape of game chest containing wooden blocks) (Community trade mark — Application for a three-dimensional Community trade mark — Shape of game chest containing wooden blocks — Absolute ground for refusal — Absence of distinctive character — Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Lack of distinctive character acquired through use — Article 7(3) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62015TB0439: Case T-439/15: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — Amrita and Others v Commission (Action for annulment — Agriculture — Protective measures against pests of plants — Measures to prevent the introduction into and the spread within the Union of Xylella fastidiosa — Regulatory act entailing implementing measures — Lack of individual concern — Inadmissibility) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0099: Case C-99/15: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunal Supremo — Spain) — Christian Liffers v Producciones Mandarina SL, Mediaset España Comunicación SA, formerly Gestevisión Telecinco SA (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Intellectual property — Directive 2004/48/EC — Article 13(1) — Audiovisual work — Infringing activity — Damages — Rules for calculation — Lump sum — Moral prejudice — Inclusion) 
  • CELEX:62015TB0438: Case T-438/15: Order of the General Court of 9 March 2016 — Port autonome du Centre et de l’Ouest and Others v Commission (State aid — Corporation tax — Aid in favour of Belgian ports granted by Belgium — Commission letter informing the Member State of its preliminary assessment of that aid as being incompatible with the internal market and of the likely adoption of appropriate measures — Measure not open to challenge — Inadmissibility) 
  • CELEX:62015TA0100: Case T-100/15: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Dextro Energy v European Commission (Consumer protection — Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 — Health claims made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health — Refusal to authorise certain claims despite the positive opinion of the EFSA — Proportionality — Equal treatment — Duty to state reasons) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0144: Case C-144/15: Judgment of the Court (Ninth Chamber) of 3 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden — Netherlands) — Staatssecretaris van Financiën v Customs Support Holland BV (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Common Customs Tariff — Combined Nomenclature — Headings 2304, 2308 and 2309 — Classification of a soya protein concentrate) 
  • CELEX:62016TN0096: Case T-96/16: Action brought on 29 February 2016 — Solenis Technologies v EUIPO (STRONG BONDS. TRUSTED SOLUTIONS.) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0267: Case C-267/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — Buzzi Unicem SpA v European Commission (Appeal — Competition — Market for ‘cement and related products’ — Administrative procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Article 18(1) and (3) — Decision requesting information — Statement of reasons — Clarification of the application) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0109: Case C-109/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Lietuvos Aukščiausiasis Teismas (Lithuania) lodged on 25 February 2016 — Indėlių ir investicijų draudimas 
  • CELEX:62015TB0437(01): Case T-437/15: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — Eden Green Vivai Piante di Verdesca Giuseppe and Others v Commission (Action for annulment — Agriculture — Protective measures against pests of plants — Measures to prevent the introduction into and the spread within the Union of Xylella fastidiosa — Regulatory act entailing implementing measures — Lack of individual concern — Inadmissibility) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0108: Case C-108/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Rechtbank Amsterdam (Netherlands) lodged on 24 February 2016 — Openbaar Ministerie v Paweł Dworzecki
  • CELEX:62016TB0087: Case T-87/16 R: Order of the President of the General Court of 18 March 2016 — Eurofast v Commission (Application for interim measures — Subsidies — Seventh Framework Programme of the European Community for research, technological development and demonstration activities (2007-2013) — Letters requesting reimbursement of part of the subsidies granted — Debit note — Set-off — Application for suspension of operation of a measure — No urgency) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0586: Case T-586/14: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Xinyi PV Products (Anhui) Holdings v 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) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0064: Case C-64/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Supremo Tribunal Administrativo (Portugal) lodged on 5 February 2016 — Associação Sindical dos Juízes Portugueses v Tribunal de Contas 
  • CELEX:62016CN0079: Case C-79/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale per il Lazio (Italy) lodged on 10 February 2016 — Cesare Serinelli and Others v Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri and Others 
  • CELEX:62015TB0094: Case T-94/15: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — Binca Seafoods v Commission (Action for annulment — Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1358/2014 — No prorogation of the transitory measure concerning aquaculture animals laid down in Article 95(11) of Regulation (EC) No 889/2008 — Lack of locus standi — Inadmissibility) 
  • CELEX:62015TB0275: Case T-275/15: Order of the General Court of 8 March 2016 — Hmicho v Council 
  • CELEX:62015CA0145: Joined Cases C-145/15 and C-146/15: Judgment of the Court (Eighth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (requests for a preliminary ruling from the Raad van State — Netherlands) — K. Ruijssenaars, A. Jansen (C-145/15), J.H. Dees-Erf (C-146/15) v Staatssecretaris van Infrastructuur en Milieu (Air transport — Regulation (EC) No 261/2004 — Article 7 — Compensation payable to passengers in the event that their flight is cancelled or delayed by more than three hours — Article 16 — National bodies responsible for the enforcement of the regulation — Powers — Adoption of enforcement measures against the air carrier for payment of the compensation due to the passenger) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0094: Case C-94/14: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 10 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Kúria — Hungary) — Flight Refund Ltd v Deutsche Lufthansa AG (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Area of freedom, security and justice — Judicial cooperation in civil matters — European order for payment procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1896/2006 — Articles 17 and 20 — Obligations of a court seised in order to designate the court with territorial jurisdiction to hear contentious proceedings following the defendant’s opposition to the European order for payment — Competence of the courts of the Member State of origin of the European order for payment — Regulation (EC) No 44/2001 — Debt arising from the right to compensation under Regulation (EC) No 261/2004 on account of a flight delay) 
  • CELEX:62015TA0078: Case T-78/15: Judgment of the General Court of 17 March 2016 — Mudhook Marketing v OHIM (IPVanish) (Community trade mark — Application for Community word mark IPVanish — Absolute ground for refusal — No distinctive character Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62015TA0045: Case T-45/15: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Hydrex v Commission (Grant agreement relating to a project concerning a financial instrument for the environment — Recovery order — Enforceable decision within the meaning of Article 299 TFEU — Obligation to state reasons — Errors of assessment — Force majeure) 
  • CELEX:62015TA0033: Case T-33/15: Judgment of the General Court of 18 March 2016 — Grupo Bimbo v OHIM (BIMBO) (Community trade mark — Application for Community word mark BIMBO — Absolute grounds for refusal — Absence of distinctive character — Descriptive character — Article 7(1)(b) and (c) and 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62014TB0575: Case T-575/14: Order of the General Court of 15 March 2016 — Larymnis Larko v Commission (Action for annulment — State aid — Privatisation — Support measures for a debtor of the applicant — Decision declaring the aid to be incompatible with the internal market — No interest in bringing proceedings — Inadmissibility) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0038: Case C-38/15: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — European Commission v Kingdom of Spain (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Directive 91/271/EEC — Urban waste water treatment — Collection and treatment systems — Discharges in sensitive areas — Monitoring methods — Collecting of samples) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0248: Case C-248/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — Schwenk Zement KG v European Commission (Appeal — Competition — Market for ‘cement and related products’ — Administrative procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Article 18(1) and (3) — Decision requesting information — Statement of reasons — Clarification of the application) 
  • CELEX:62015TB0490: Case T-490/15: Order of the General Court of 9 March 2016 — SGP Rechtsanwälte v OHIM — StoryDOCKS (tolino) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Revocation of the contested decision — Action which has become devoid of purpose — No need to adjudicate) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0247: Case C-247/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — HeidelbergCement AG v European Commission (Appeal — Competition — Market for ‘cement and related products’ — Administrative procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Article 18(1) and (3) — Decision requesting information — Statement of reasons — Clarification of the application) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0817: Case T-817/14: Judgment of the General Court of 17 March 2016 — Zoofachhandel Züpke and Others v Commission (Non-contractual liability — Health policy — Combating avian influenza — Prohibition of the importation of captured wild birds into the EU — Regulation (EC) No 318/2007 and Implementing Regulation (EU) No 139/2013 — Sufficiently serious breach of rules of law conferring rights on individuals — Manifest and serious disregard for the limits of discretion — Proportionality — Duty of care — Articles 15 to 17 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0138: Case C-138/15 P: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 3 March 2016 — Teva Pharma BV, Teva Pharmaceuticals Europe BV v European Medicines Agency (EMA), European Commission (Appeal — Orphan medicinal products — Regulation (EC) No 141/2000 — Regulation (EC) No 847/2000 — Refusal to grant marketing authorisation for the generic version of the orphan medicinal product ‘imatinib mesylate’) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0431: Case C-431/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 8 March 2016 — Hellenic Republic v European Commission (Appeal — State aid — Compensation payments made by the Greek Agricultural Insurance Organisation (ELGA) in 2008 and 2009 — Decision declaring aid incompatible with the internal market and ordering its recovery — Concept of ‘State aid’ — Article 107(3)(b) TFEU — Guidelines for State aid in the agricultural sector — Obligation to state reasons — Distortion of evidence) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0232: Case C-232/14: Judgment of the Court (Ninth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the First-tier Tribunal (Tax Chamber) — United Kingdom) — Portmeirion Group UK Ltd v Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Dumping — Implementing Regulation (EU) No 412/2013 — Validity — Imports of ceramic tableware and kitchenware originating in China — Product concerned — Product under consideration — Obligation to state reasons) 
  • CELEX:62015TA0090: Case T-90/15: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Schoeller Corporation v OHIM — Sqope (SCOPE) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community word mark SCOPE — Absolute grounds for refusal — Descriptive character — Distinctive character — Article 7(1)(b) and (c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 52(1)(a) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0084: Case C-84/15: Judgment of the Court (Tenth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden — the Netherlands) — Sonos Europe BV v Staatssecretaris van Financiën (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Regulation (EEC) No 2658/87 — Customs union and Common Customs Tariff — Tariff classification — Combined Nomenclature — Headings 8517, 8518, 8519, 8527 and 8543 — Stand-alone device designed to retrieve, receive and stream digital audio files in the form of amplified sound) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0785: Case T-785/14: Judgment of the General Court of 18 March 2016 — El Corte Inglés v OHIM — STD Tekstil (MOTORTOWN) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community figurative mark MOTORTOWN — Earlier international figurative mark M MOTOR — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • CELEX:62014TA0792: Case T-792/14 P: Judgment of the General Court of 17 March 2016 — Vanhalewyn v EEAS (Appeal — Civil Service — Officials — Remuneration — EEAS staff posted to a third country — Withdrawal of the allowance for living conditions of staff posted to Mauritius — Failure to adopt the GIP for Article 10 of Annex X to the Staff Regulations) 
  • CELEX:62014CA0012: Case C-12/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 3 March 2016 — European Commission v Republic of Malta (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Social security — Regulation (EEC) No 1408/71 — Article 46b — Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 — Article 54 — Old-age pensions — Rules against overlapping — Persons entitled to an old-age pension under the rules of one Member State and to a civil-service pension under the rules of another Member State — Reduction in the amount of the old-age pension) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0078: Case C-78/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale per il Lazio (Italy) lodged on 10 February 2016 — Giovanni Pesce and Others v Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri — Dipartimento della Protezione Civile and Others 
  • CELEX:62014CA0235: Case C-235/14: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 10 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Audiencia Provincial de Barcelona — Spain) — Safe Interenvíos SA v Liberbank SA, Banco de Sabadell SA, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering and terrorist financing — Directive 2005/60/EC — Customer due diligence measures — Directive 2007/64/EC — Payment services in the internal market) 
  • CELEX:62015CA0026: Case C-26/15 P: Judgment of the Court (Seventh Chamber) of 3 March 2016 — Kingdom of Spain v European Commission (Appeal — Regulation (EC) No 1234/2007 — Common organisation of agricultural markets — Implementing Regulation (EU) No 543/2011 — Fifth indent of Part D of Section VI of Part B 2 of Annex I — Fruit and vegetables and processed fruit and vegetables sectors — Citrus fruits — Conditions for marketing — Provisions concerning marking — Indications of preserving agents or other chemical substances used in post-harvest processing) 
  • CELEX:62015FA0023: Case F-23/15: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 18 March 2016 — Kerstens v Commission (Civil Service — Officials — Obligations — Acts contrary to the dignity of the civil service — Dissemination of insulting remarks with regard to another official — Article 12 of the Staff Regulations — Disciplinary procedure — Enquiry in the form of an examination of the facts — Reprimand — Article 9(1)(b) of Annex IX to the Staff Regulations — Consequences of the irregularity) 
  • CELEX:62016CN0075: Case C-75/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Ordinario di Verona (Italy) lodged on 10 February 2016 — Livio Menini and Maria Antonia Rampanelli v Banco Popolare — Società Cooperativa 
  • CELEX:62016CN0054: Case C-54/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Ordinario di Venezia (Italy) lodged on 29 January 2016 — Vinyls Italia SpA, in liquidation v Mediterranea di Navigazione SpA 
  • CELEX:62015CA0040: Case C-40/15: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Naczelny Sąd Administracyjny — Poland) — Minister Finansów v Aspiro SA, formerly BRE Ubezpieczenia sp. z o.o. (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Taxation — Value added tax — Directive 2006/112/EC — Article 135(1)(a) — Exemption for insurance — Definition of ‘insurance’ transactions and of ‘related services performed by insurance brokers and insurance agents’ — Claims settlement services provided by and on behalf of an insurer) 
  • CELEX:62006TJ0060(01): Judgment of the General Court (First Chamber, Extended Composition) of 22 April 2016. # Italian Republic v European Commission. # State aid - Directive 92/81/EEC - Excise duties on mineral oils - Mineral oils used as fuel for alumina production - Exemption from excise - Selective nature of the measure - Aid which may be considered compatible with the common market - Community guidelines on State aid for environmental protection - Guidelines on national regional aid 1998 - Legitimate expectations - Legal certainty - Principle lex specialis derogat legi generali - Principles of presumption of legality and of the effet utile of acts of the institutions - Principle of sound administration - Obligation to state reasons. # Case T-60/06 RENV II. 
  • CELEX:62013TO0539: Order of the General Court (Ninth Chamber) of 21 April 2016. # Inclusion Alliance for Europe GEIE v European Commission. # Case T-539/13. 
  • CELEX:62006TJ0056(01): Judgment of the General Court (First Chamber, Extended Composition) of 22 April 2016. # French Republic v European Commission. # State aid - Directive 92/81/EEC - Excise duties on mineral oils - Mineral oils used as fuel for alumina production - Exemption from excise - Legitimate expectations - Legal certainty - Reasonable time. # Case T-56/06 RENV II. 
  • CELEX:62014CJ0191: Judgment of the Court - 28 April 2016#Borealis Polyolefine#Joined cases C-191/14, C-192/14, C-295/14, C-389/14, C-391/14, C-392/14, C-393/14 
  • CELEX:62014CC0439: Advocate General’s Opinion - 28 April 2016#Star Storage#Joined cases C-439/14, C-488/14#Advocate General: Sharpston 
  • CELEX:62014CJ0128: Judgment of the Court - 28 April 2016#Het Oudeland Beheer#Case C-128/14 

# OFFICIAL JOURNAL C

  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0030: Case C-28/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Kúria (Hungary) lodged on 18 January 2016 — Magyar Villamos Művek Zrt. (MVM) v Nemzeti Adó- és Vámhivatal Fellebviteli Igazgatósága 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0029: Case C-695/15 PPU: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Debreceni Közigazgatási és Munkaügyi Bíróság — Hungary) — Shiraz Baig Mirza v Bevándorlási és Állampolgársági Hivatal (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Urgent preliminary ruling procedure — Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 — Criteria and mechanisms for determining the Member State responsible for examining an application for international protection — Article 3(3) — Right of Member States to send an applicant to a safe third country — Article 18 — Obligations of the Member State responsible for examining the application in the event that the applicant is taken back — Directive 2013/32/EU — Common procedures for granting and withdrawing international protection — Examination of an application for international protection) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0028: Case C-252/15 P: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 — Naazneen Investments Ltd v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs), Energy Brands, Inc. (Appeal — Community trade mark — Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Revocation proceedings — Article 51(1)(a) — Community word mark SMART WATER — Genuine use — Obligation to state reasons — Article 75) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0027: Case C-179/15: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 3 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Fővárosi Törvényszék — Hungary) — Daimler AG v Együd Garage Gépjárműjavító és Értékesítő Kft. (References for a preliminary ruling — Trade marks — Directive 2008/95/EC — Article 5(1) — Advertisements relating to a third party accessible on the internet — Unauthorised use of the mark — Advertisements published online without the knowledge and without the consent of that third party or maintained online despite the opposition of that third party — Action of the trade mark proprietor against that third party) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0060: Case T-436/15: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — Consorzio Vivaisti viticoli pugliesi and Negro Daniele v Commission (Action for annulment — Agriculture — Protective measures against pests of plants — Measures to prevent the introduction into and the spread within the Union of Xylella fastidiosa — Regulatory act entailing implementing measures — Lack of individual concern — Request to modify the form of order sought — Inadmissibility) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0045: Case T-201/14: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — The Body Shop International v OHIM — Spa Monopole (SPA WISDOM) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for the Community word mark SPA WISDOM — Earlier Benelux word mark SPA — Relative grounds for refusal — Unfair advantage taken of the distinctive character or the repute of the earlier trade mark — Article 8(5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0059: Case T-94/15: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — Binca Seafoods v Commission (Action for annulment — Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1358/2014 — No prorogation of the transitory measure concerning aquaculture animals laid down in Article 95(11) of Regulation (EC) No 889/2008 — Lack of locus standi — Inadmissibility) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0044: Case T-103/14: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Frucona Košice v 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) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0078: Case F-109/15: Order of the Civil Service Tribunal of 17 March 2016 — GZ v Parliament 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0077: Case F-23/15: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 18 March 2016 — Kerstens v Commission (Civil Service — Officials — Obligations — Acts contrary to the dignity of the civil service — Dissemination of insulting remarks with regard to another official — Article 12 of the Staff Regulations — Disciplinary procedure — Enquiry in the form of an examination of the facts — Reprimand — Article 9(1)(b) of Annex IX to the Staff Regulations — Consequences of the irregularity) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0026: Case C-175/15: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Înalta Curte de Casație și Justiție — Romania) — Taser International Inc. v SC Gate 4 Business SRL, Cristian Mircea Anastasiu (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Area of freedom, security and justice — Judicial cooperation in civil matters — Regulation (EC) No 44/2001 — Contracts imposing an obligation on a Romanian undertaking to assign trade marks to an undertaking with its seat in a third country — Refusal — Clause conferring jurisdiction on a third country — Defendant entering an appearance before the Romanian courts without raising an objection — Applicable rules on jurisdiction) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0025: Case C-161/15: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Conseil d’État — Belgium) — Abdelhafid Bensada Benallal v État belge (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 2004/38/EC — Decision withdrawing residence authorisation — Principle of respect for the rights of the defence — Right to be heard — Procedural autonomy of the Member States — Admissibility of grounds of appeal on a point of law — Plea based on public policy) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0043: Case T-645/13: Judgment of the General Court of 15 March 2016 — Nezi v OHIM — Etam (E) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community figurative mark E — Earlier Community figurative mark E — Relative grounds for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Reputation — Article 8(1)(b) and (5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0058: Case T-840/14: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — International Gaming Projects v OHIM — Sky (Sky BONUS) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for a Community figurative mark Sky BONUS — Earlier national word mark SKY — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Restriction of the goods designated in the trade mark application — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Inadmissibility) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0076: Case F-2/15: Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 17 March 2016 — Pasqualetti v Commission (Civil service — Member of the temporary staff recruited by the EEAS — Installation allowance — Daily subsistence allowance — Place of origin — Place of recruitment — Change in the place of residence — Action for annulment — Action for damages — Unlimited jurisdiction) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0057: Case T-576/14: Order of the General Court of 15 March 2016 — Larymnis Larko v Commission (Action for annulment — State aid — Privatisation — Support measures for a debtor of the applicant — Decision declaring the aid to be incompatible with the internal market — No interest in bringing proceedings — Inadmissibility) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0075: Case T-569/15: Order of the General Court of 14 March 2016 — Fondazione Casamica v Commission and EASME 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0056: Case T-575/14: Order of the General Court of 15 March 2016 — Larymnis Larko v Commission (Action for annulment — State aid — Privatisation — Support measures for a debtor of the applicant — Decision declaring the aid to be incompatible with the internal market — No interest in bringing proceedings — Inadmissibility) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0074: Case T-275/15: Order of the General Court of 8 March 2016 — Hmicho v Council 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0015: Case C-499/14: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 10 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hof van Cassatie — Belgium) — VAD BVBA, Johannes Josephus Maria van Aert v Belgische Staat (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Customs Union and Common Customs Tariff — Tariff classification — Combined Nomenclature — Interpretation — General Rules — Rule 3(b) — Definition of ‘goods put up in sets for retail sale’ — Separate packages) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0073: Case T-692/13: Order of the General Court of 2 March 2016 — SACBO v INEA 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0072: Case T-103/16: Action brought on 11 March 2016 — Aldi Einkauf v OHIM — Weetabix (Alpenschmaus) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0055: Case T-363/15: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Työhönvalmennus Valma v OHIM (Shape of game chest containing wooden blocks) (Community trade mark — Application for a three-dimensional Community trade mark — Shape of game chest containing wooden blocks — Absolute ground for refusal — Absence of distinctive character — Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Lack of distinctive character acquired through use — Article 7(3) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0014: Case C-472/14: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Högsta domstolen — Sweden) — Canadian Oil Company Sweden AB, Anders Rantén v Riksåklagaren (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals — Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 (REACH Regulation) — Extent of harmonised field — Registration of chemical substances with the European Chemicals Agency before placing them on the market — Article 5 — National chemical product register — Notification requirement for registration purposes — Compatibility with the REACH Regulation — Articles 34 TFEU and 36 TFEU — Quantitative restriction on imports) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0071: Case T-96/16: Action brought on 29 February 2016 — Solenis Technologies v EUIPO (STRONG BONDS. TRUSTED SOLUTIONS.) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0042: Case T-501/13: Judgment of the General Court of 18 March 2016 — Karl-May-Verlag v OHIM — Constantin Film Produktion (WINNETOU) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community word mark WINNETOU — Absolute ground for refusal — Descriptive character — Article 7(1)(c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 52(1) and (2) of Regulation No 207/2009 — Principles of autonomy and independence of the Community trade mark — Obligation to state reasons) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0013: Joined Cases C-443/14 and C-444/14: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 1 March 2016 (requests for preliminary rulings from the Bundesverwaltungsgericht — Germany) — Kreis Warendorf v Ibrahim Alo (C-443/14) and Amira Osso v Region Hannover (C-444/14) (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, signed in Geneva on 28 July 1951 — Articles 23 and 26 — Area of freedom, security and justice — Directive 2011/95/EU — Rules relating to the content of international protection — Subsidiary protection status — Article 29 — Social welfare — Conditions of access — Article 33 — Freedom of movement within the host Member State — Definition — Restriction — Obligation to reside in a particular place — Different treatment — Comparable situations — Balanced distribution of budgetary costs between local authorities — Grounds of migration or integration policy) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0024: Joined Cases C-145/15 and C-146/15: Judgment of the Court (Eighth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (requests for a preliminary ruling from the Raad van State — Netherlands) — K. Ruijssenaars, A. Jansen (C-145/15), J.H. Dees-Erf (C-146/15) v Staatssecretaris van Infrastructuur en Milieu (Air transport — Regulation (EC) No 261/2004 — Article 7 — Compensation payable to passengers in the event that their flight is cancelled or delayed by more than three hours — Article 16 — National bodies responsible for the enforcement of the regulation — Powers — Adoption of enforcement measures against the air carrier for payment of the compensation due to the passenger) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0012: Case C-440/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 1 March 2016 — National Iranian Oil Company v Council of the European Union, European Commission (Appeal — Restrictive measures against the Islamic Republic of Iran — List of persons and entities subject to the freezing of funds and economic resources — Implementing Regulation (EU) No 945/2012 — Legal basis — Criterion relating to the material, logistical or financial support for the Government of Iran) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0011: Case C-431/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 8 March 2016 — Hellenic Republic v European Commission (Appeal — State aid — Compensation payments made by the Greek Agricultural Insurance Organisation (ELGA) in 2008 and 2009 — Decision declaring aid incompatible with the internal market and ordering its recovery — Concept of ‘State aid’ — Article 107(3)(b) TFEU — Guidelines for State aid in the agricultural sector — Obligation to state reasons — Distortion of evidence) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0023: Case C-144/15: Judgment of the Court (Ninth Chamber) of 3 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden — Netherlands) — Staatssecretaris van Financiën v Customs Support Holland BV (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Common Customs Tariff — Combined Nomenclature — Headings 2304, 2308 and 2309 — Classification of a soya protein concentrate) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0041: Case C-128/16 P: Appeal brought on 29 February 2016 by the European Commission against the judgment of the General Court (Seventh Chamber) delivered on 17 December 2015 in Joined Case T-515/13 and T-719/13 Spain and Others v Commission 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0022: Case C-138/15 P: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 3 March 2016 — Teva Pharma BV, Teva Pharmaceuticals Europe BV v European Medicines Agency (EMA), European Commission (Appeal — Orphan medicinal products — Regulation (EC) No 141/2000 — Regulation (EC) No 847/2000 — Refusal to grant marketing authorisation for the generic version of the orphan medicinal product ‘imatinib mesylate’) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0040: Case C-109/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Lietuvos Aukščiausiasis Teismas (Lithuania) lodged on 25 February 2016 — Indėlių ir investicijų draudimas 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0070: Case T-95/16: Action brought on 1 March 2016 — Aydin v EUIPO — Kaporal France (ROYAL & CAPORAL) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0021: Case C-112/15: Judgment of the Court (Ninth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Østre Landsret — Denmark) — Kødbranchens Fællesråd, acting on behalf of Århus Slagtehus A/S, Danish Crown A.m.b.A. Oksekødsdivisionen, Hadsund Kreaturslagteri A/S, Hjalmar Nielsens Eksportslagteri A/S, Kjellerup Eksportslagteri A/S, Mogens Nielsen Kreaturslagteri A/S, Vejle Eksportslagteri A/S v Ministeriet for Fødevarer, Landbrug og Fiskeri, Fødevarestyrelsen (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Approximation of laws — Regulation (EC) No 882/2004 — Regulation (EC) No 854/2004 — Official controls of feed and food — Fees that may be charged by Member States to cover the costs incurred through official controls — Costs in connection with the training of official auxiliaries) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0039: Case C-108/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Rechtbank Amsterdam (Netherlands) lodged on 24 February 2016 — Openbaar Ministerie v Paweł Dworzecki 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0069: Case T-90/16: Action brought on 22 February 2016 — Murphy v EUIPO — Nike Innovate (Measuring instruments, apparatus and devices) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0038: Case C-97/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de lo Social No 3 de Barcelona (Spain) lodged on 17 February 2016 — José María Pérez Retamero v TNT Express Worldwide, S.L., Transportes Sapirod, S.L. and Fondo de Garantía Salarial (Fogasa) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0068: Case T-81/16: Action brought on 18 February 2016 — Pirelli Tyre v EUIPO (two curved stripes on the sidewall of a tyre) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0010: Case C-286/14: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 — European Parliament v European Commission (Action for annulment — Article 290 TFEU — Concepts of ‘amending’ and ‘supplementing’ — Regulation (EU) No 1316/2013 — Article 21(3) — Scope of the power conferred on the European Commission — Need to adopt a separate legislative act — Delegated Regulation (EU) No 275/2014) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0054: Case T-100/15: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Dextro Energy v European Commission (Consumer protection — Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 — Health claims made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health — Refusal to authorise certain claims despite the positive opinion of the EFSA — Proportionality — Equal treatment — Duty to state reasons) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0067: Case T-63/16: Action brought on 15 February 2016 — E-Control v ACER 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0009: Case C-268/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — Italmobiliare SpA v European Commission (Appeal — Competition — Market for ‘cement and related products’ — Administrative procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Article 18(1) and (3) — Decision requesting information — Statement of reasons — Clarification of the application) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0037: Case C-93/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Audiencia Provincial de Alicante, Sección octava (Spain) lodged on 15 February 2016 — The Irish Dairy Board Co-operative Limited v Tindale & Stanton Ltd España, S.L. 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0008: Case C-267/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — Buzzi Unicem SpA v European Commission (Appeal — Competition — Market for ‘cement and related products’ — Administrative procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Article 18(1) and (3) — Decision requesting information — Statement of reasons — Clarification of the application) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0020: Case C-99/15: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunal Supremo — Spain) — Christian Liffers v Producciones Mandarina SL, Mediaset España Comunicación SA, formerly Gestevisión Telecinco SA (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Intellectual property — Directive 2004/48/EC — Article 13(1) — Audiovisual work — Infringing activity — Damages — Rules for calculation — Lump sum — Moral prejudice — Inclusion) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0066: Case T-4/16: Action brought on 5 January 2016 — Rabbit v EUIPO — DMG Media (rabbit) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0036: Case C-92/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Juzgado de Primera Instancia No 1 de Fuenlabrada (Spain) lodged on 15 February 2016 — Bankia, S.A. v Henry-Rodolfo Rengifo Jiménez and Sheyla-Jeanneth Felix Caiza 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0053: Case T-90/15: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Schoeller Corporation v OHIM — Sqope (SCOPE) (Community trade mark — Invalidity proceedings — Community word mark SCOPE — Absolute grounds for refusal — Descriptive character — Distinctive character — Article 7(1)(b) and (c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 52(1)(a) of Regulation No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0065: Case T-87/16 R: Order of the President of the General Court of 18 March 2016 — Eurofast v Commission (Application for interim measures — Subsidies — Seventh Framework Programme of the European Community for research, technological development and demonstration activities (2007-2013) — Letters requesting reimbursement of part of the subsidies granted — Debit note — Set-off — Application for suspension of operation of a measure — No urgency) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0035: Case C-79/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale per il Lazio (Italy) lodged on 10 February 2016 — Cesare Serinelli and Others v Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri and Others 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0007: Case C-248/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — Schwenk Zement KG v European Commission (Appeal — Competition — Market for ‘cement and related products’ — Administrative procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Article 18(1) and (3) — Decision requesting information — Statement of reasons — Clarification of the application) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0052: Case T-78/15: Judgment of the General Court of 17 March 2016 — Mudhook Marketing v OHIM (IPVanish) (Community trade mark — Application for Community word mark IPVanish — Absolute ground for refusal — No distinctive character Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0006: Case C-247/14 P: Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — HeidelbergCement AG v European Commission (Appeal — Competition — Market for ‘cement and related products’ — Administrative procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Article 18(1) and (3) — Decision requesting information — Statement of reasons — Clarification of the application) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0064: Case T-490/15: Order of the General Court of 9 March 2016 — SGP Rechtsanwälte v OHIM — StoryDOCKS (tolino) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Revocation of the contested decision — Action which has become devoid of purpose — No need to adjudicate) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0051: Case T-45/15: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Hydrex v Commission (Grant agreement relating to a project concerning a financial instrument for the environment — Recovery order — Enforceable decision within the meaning of Article 299 TFEU — Obligation to state reasons — Errors of assessment — Force majeure) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0034: Case C-78/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale per il Lazio (Italy) lodged on 10 February 2016 — Giovanni Pesce and Others v Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri — Dipartimento della Protezione Civile and Others 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0019: Case C-84/15: Judgment of the Court (Tenth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Hoge Raad der Nederlanden — the Netherlands) — Sonos Europe BV v Staatssecretaris van Financiën (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Regulation (EEC) No 2658/87 — Customs union and Common Customs Tariff — Tariff classification — Combined Nomenclature — Headings 8517, 8518, 8519, 8527 and 8543 — Stand-alone device designed to retrieve, receive and stream digital audio files in the form of amplified sound) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0050: Case T-33/15: Judgment of the General Court of 18 March 2016 — Grupo Bimbo v OHIM (BIMBO) (Community trade mark — Application for Community word mark BIMBO — Absolute grounds for refusal — Absence of distinctive character — Descriptive character — Article 7(1)(b) and (c) and 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0005: Case C-235/14: Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 10 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Audiencia Provincial de Barcelona — Spain) — Safe Interenvíos SA v Liberbank SA, Banco de Sabadell SA, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering and terrorist financing — Directive 2005/60/EC — Customer due diligence measures — Directive 2007/64/EC — Payment services in the internal market) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0063: Case T-439/15: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — Amrita and Others v Commission (Action for annulment — Agriculture — Protective measures against pests of plants — Measures to prevent the introduction into and the spread within the Union of Xylella fastidiosa — Regulatory act entailing implementing measures — Lack of individual concern — Inadmissibility) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0049: Case T-817/14: Judgment of the General Court of 17 March 2016 — Zoofachhandel Züpke and Others v Commission (Non-contractual liability — Health policy — Combating avian influenza — Prohibition of the importation of captured wild birds into the EU — Regulation (EC) No 318/2007 and Implementing Regulation (EU) No 139/2013 — Sufficiently serious breach of rules of law conferring rights on individuals — Manifest and serious disregard for the limits of discretion — Proportionality — Duty of care — Articles 15 to 17 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0048: Case T-792/14 P: Judgment of the General Court of 17 March 2016 — Vanhalewyn v EEAS (Appeal — Civil Service — Officials — Remuneration — EEAS staff posted to a third country — Withdrawal of the allowance for living conditions of staff posted to Mauritius — Failure to adopt the GIP for Article 10 of Annex X to the Staff Regulations) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0033: Case C-75/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Ordinario di Verona (Italy) lodged on 10 February 2016 — Livio Menini and Maria Antonia Rampanelli v Banco Popolare — Società Cooperativa 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0004: Case C-232/14: Judgment of the Court (Ninth Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the First-tier Tribunal (Tax Chamber) — United Kingdom) — Portmeirion Group UK Ltd v Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Dumping — Implementing Regulation (EU) No 412/2013 — Validity — Imports of ceramic tableware and kitchenware originating in China — Product concerned — Product under consideration — Obligation to state reasons) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0018: Case C-40/15: Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 17 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Naczelny Sąd Administracyjny — Poland) — Minister Finansów v Aspiro SA, formerly BRE Ubezpieczenia sp. z o.o. (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Taxation — Value added tax — Directive 2006/112/EC — Article 135(1)(a) — Exemption for insurance — Definition of ‘insurance’ transactions and of ‘related services performed by insurance brokers and insurance agents’ — Claims settlement services provided by and on behalf of an insurer) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0062: Case T-438/15: Order of the General Court of 9 March 2016 — Port autonome du Centre et de l’Ouest and Others v Commission (State aid — Corporation tax — Aid in favour of Belgian ports granted by Belgium — Commission letter informing the Member State of its preliminary assessment of that aid as being incompatible with the internal market and of the likely adoption of appropriate measures — Measure not open to challenge — Inadmissibility) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0047: Case T-785/14: Judgment of the General Court of 18 March 2016 — El Corte Inglés v OHIM — STD Tekstil (MOTORTOWN) (Community trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for Community figurative mark MOTORTOWN — Earlier international figurative mark M MOTOR — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0032: Case C-64/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Supremo Tribunal Administrativo (Portugal) lodged on 5 February 2016 — Associação Sindical dos Juízes Portugueses v Tribunal de Contas 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0046: Case T-586/14: Judgment of the General Court of 16 March 2016 — Xinyi PV Products (Anhui) Holdings v 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) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0031: Case C-54/16: Request for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunale Ordinario di Venezia (Italy) lodged on 29 January 2016 — Vinyls Italia SpA, in liquidation v Mediterranea di Navigazione SpA 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0003: Case C-94/14: Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 10 March 2016 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Kúria — Hungary) — Flight Refund Ltd v Deutsche Lufthansa AG (Reference for a preliminary ruling — Area of freedom, security and justice — Judicial cooperation in civil matters — European order for payment procedure — Regulation (EC) No 1896/2006 — Articles 17 and 20 — Obligations of a court seised in order to designate the court with territorial jurisdiction to hear contentious proceedings following the defendant’s opposition to the European order for payment — Competence of the courts of the Member State of origin of the European order for payment — Regulation (EC) No 44/2001 — Debt arising from the right to compensation under Regulation (EC) No 261/2004 on account of a flight delay) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0017: Case C-38/15: Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 10 March 2016 — European Commission v Kingdom of Spain (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Directive 91/271/EEC — Urban waste water treatment — Collection and treatment systems — Discharges in sensitive areas — Monitoring methods — Collecting of samples) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0061: Case T-437/15: Order of the General Court of 11 March 2016 — Eden Green Vivai Piante di Verdesca Giuseppe and Others v Commission (Action for annulment — Agriculture — Protective measures against pests of plants — Measures to prevent the introduction into and the spread within the Union of Xylella fastidiosa — Regulatory act entailing implementing measures — Lack of individual concern — Inadmissibility) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0002: Case C-12/14: Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 3 March 2016 — European Commission v Republic of Malta (Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Social security — Regulation (EEC) No 1408/71 — Article 46b — Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 — Article 54 — Old-age pensions — Rules against overlapping — Persons entitled to an old-age pension under the rules of one Member State and to a civil-service pension under the rules of another Member State — Reduction in the amount of the old-age pension) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0016: Case C-26/15 P: Judgment of the Court (Seventh Chamber) of 3 March 2016 — Kingdom of Spain v European Commission (Appeal — Regulation (EC) No 1234/2007 — Common organisation of agricultural markets — Implementing Regulation (EU) No 543/2011 — Fifth indent of Part D of Section VI of Part B 2 of Annex I — Fruit and vegetables and processed fruit and vegetables sectors — Citrus fruits — Conditions for marketing — Provisions concerning marking — Indications of preserving agents or other chemical substances used in post-harvest processing) 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_156_R_0001: Last publications of the Court of Justice of the European Union in the Official Journal of the European Union 
  • OJ:JOC_2016_155_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 
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