The Press and Information Unit
provides information available on the case-related activity of the Court of
Justice, the Court of First Instance and the Civil Service Tribunal.
Courts rule exclusively through their decisions. The Press and Information Unit does not,
therefore, speak for the Courts.
The Unit disseminates,
in one or more languages, press
releases giving rapidly comprehensible information on the essential points
of judgments and Opinions. Certain
events (formal sittings, official visits) can also be the subject-matter of a
releases can be consulted on the Curia website or in a mobile version for
smartphones and tablets, and are also available via an RSS feed.
also manages two Twitter accounts, @EUCourtPress
(in English) and @CourUEPresse (in French), used to disseminate information on the work of the Court and
can also contact one of the Unit's members of staff and be added to the
list of email recipients of press releases and other occasional information
concerning the diary.
covers a period of five weeks and gives details of hearings and delivery of
judgments and Opinions. It also contains
general information on the cases dealt with.
text of judgments and Opinions is available on the Curia site, in general
from 12:00 CET on the day of delivery.
meetings with Judges and Advocates General can be organised by the person
responsible for the relevant language section.
media professionals may contact the Unit for explanations of legal terminology
and questions of law addressed in the decisions of European Union Courts.