Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 20 December 2017

Florea Gusa v Minister for Social Protection and Others

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Court of Appeal (Ireland)

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 2004/38/EC — Person no longer working in a self-employed capacity — Retention of the status of self-employed person — Right of residence — Legislation of a Member State restricting eligibility for a jobseeker’s allowance to persons who have a right of residence on the territory of that Member State

Case C-442/16


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
09/02/2018 Gusa
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2017:1004
20/12/2017 Gusa
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Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:2017:1004
20/12/2017 Gusa
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2017:607
26/07/2017 Gusa
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Application (OJ)
30/09/2016 Gusa
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Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

Information not available

Systematic classification scheme

1.
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.09 Non-discrimination and citizenship of the Union
    1.09.03 Right of entry and of residence
      1.09.03.01 Detailed rules governing the exercise of the right of entry and of residence


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Directive 2004/38 : paragraph 14
  • Directive 2004/38 -A01 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 2004/38 -A01LA : paragraph 35
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07 : paragraphs 1, 19, 20
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P1 : paragraphs 5, 36
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P1LA : paragraphs 22, 25 - 27, 37, 38, 46
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P1LB : paragraphs 21, 25
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P1LC : paragraph 25
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P3 : paragraphs 5, 27, 37
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P3LB : paragraphs 22, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 38, 39, 41, 45, 46
  • Directive 2004/38 -A14 : paragraph 1
  • Directive 2004/38 -A14P4 : paragraph 6
  • Directive 2004/38 -A14P4LB : paragraph 25
  • Directive 2004/38 -C3 : paragraphs 3, 40
  • Directive 2004/38 -C4 : paragraphs 3, 40
  • Regulation 883/2004 -A03P1 : paragraph 7
  • Regulation 883/2004 -A03P3 : paragraph 7
  • Regulation 883/2004 -A04 : paragraphs 1, 8, 24, 25
  • Regulation 883/2004 -A70 : paragraphs 9, 24, 25
  • Regulation 883/2004 -N10 : paragraph 10
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -507/12 -N25 : paragraph 40
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -443/14 -N27 : paragraph 34

Operative part

  • Interprets : Directive 2004/38 -A07P1LA
  • Interprets : Directive 2004/38 -A07P3LB

Opinion

  • EC Treaty (Amsterdam), Article 12 : point 63
  • EC Treaty (Amsterdam), Article 18 : point 63
  • EC Treaty (Amsterdam), Article 40 : point 63
  • EC Treaty (Amsterdam), Article 44 : point 63
  • EC Treaty (Amsterdam), Article 52 : point 63
  • TFEU, Article 18 : points 63, 85
  • TFEU, Article 21 : point 63
  • TFEU, Article 45 -P2 : points 85, 90, 91
  • TFEU, Article 45 -P3LC : point 74
  • TFEU, Article 46 : point 63
  • TFEU, Article 49 : points 73, 79, 91
  • TFEU, Article 50 : point 63
  • TFEU, Article 59 : point 63
  • Directive 2004/38 : points 12, 27, 33, 34, 48, 51, 52, 55, 63, 89
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07 : points 8, 28, 36
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P1 : points 20, 61
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P1LA : points 23, 39, 40, 50, 62, 65
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P1LB : points 30, 68
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P2 : point 61
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P3 : points 36, 59, 61, 62 - 64, 72, 73, 75, 77
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P3LB : points 1, 20, 23, 39, 40 - 42, 44, 50, 58, 60, 67, 91
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P3LC : point 23
  • Directive 2004/38 -A07P4 : point 61
  • Directive 2004/38 -A14 : point 9
  • Directive 2004/38 -A14P2 : point 89
  • Directive 2004/38 -A14P4LB : points 23, 69, 70, 81, 91
  • Directive 2004/38 -A16P1 : points 10, 29, 35, 36, 38, 91
  • Directive 2004/38 -A24 : points 11, 83, 91
  • Directive 2004/38 -A24P2 : points 69, 82, 91
  • Directive 2004/38 -C1 : point 7
  • Directive 2004/38 -C2 : point 7
  • Directive 2004/38 -C3 : point 7
  • Directive 2004/38 -C4 : points 7, 56
  • Regulation 883/2004 : point 1
  • Regulation 883/2004 -A03 : point 3
  • Regulation 883/2004 -A04 : points 4, 23, 80, 83, 90, 91
  • Regulation 883/2004 -A70 : points 5, 23, 80, 82, 90, 91
  • Regulation 883/2004 -N10 : point 6
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -292/89 -N13 : point 77
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -363/89 -N23 : point 73
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -224/98 -N28 : point 53
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -184/99 -N31 : point 53
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -482/01 : point 77
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -138/02 -N63 : point 85
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -138/02 -N70 : point 87
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -350/03 -N88 : point 46
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -151/04 -N47 : point 73
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -258/04 -N22 : point 85
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -104/06 -N17 : point 73
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -33/08 -N37 : point 46
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -22/08 : point 86
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -22/08 -N23 : point 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -22/08 -N37 : point 85
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -22/08 -N39 : point 87
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -127/08 -N82 : point 52
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -127/08 -N84 : point 57
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -147/11 -N31 : point 63
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -367/11 -N25 : point 85
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -367/11 -N46 : point 87
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -140/12 -N71 : point 52
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -507/12 : point 77
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -507/12 -N25 : point 59
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -507/12 -N27 : point 59
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -507/12 -N31 : point 72
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -507/12 -N38 : point 72
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -507/12 -N44 : point 78
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -333/13 : points 2, 54, 55
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -333/13 -N58 : point 53
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -67/14 : points 2, 54, 69
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -67/14 -N45 : point 84
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -67/14 -N46 : point 84
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -67/14 -N63 : point 83
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -218/14 -N74 : point 31
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -299/14 : points 2, 54
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -308/14 : points 2, 88, 89
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -443/14 -N27 : point 47
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -115/15 -N77 : point 31
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -237/15 -N35 : point 45
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -640/15 -N30 : point 45
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -253/16 -N18 : point 45


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 08/08/2016

Date of the Opinion

  • 26/07/2017

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

20/12/2017


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 72 from 26.02.2018, p.20

Application: OJ C 383 from 17.10.2016, p.6

Name of the parties

Gusa

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Sewandono, I.: Een burger van de Unie die na meer dan één jaar in een andere lidstaat een zelfstandige activiteit beëindigt wegens een gebrek aan werk buiten zijn wil om, behoudt de status van zelfstandige en bijgevolg recht van verblijf in die lidstaat, Administratiefrechtelijke beslissingen ; Rechtspraak bestuursrecht 2018 nº 11 p.509-510 (NL)
  2. Carlier, Jean-Yves ; Renaudière, Géraldine: Libre circulation des personnes dans l'Union européenne, Journal de droit européen 2018 p.141-151 (FR)
  3. Voogsgeerd, H.H.: Uitkering voor werkzoekenden niet alleen voor gewezen werknemers maar ook voor gewezen zelfstandigen uit andere lidstaten, S.E.W. : Tijdschrift voor Europees en economisch recht 2018 p.275-276 (NL)
  4. Johnson, David: Selbstständigeneigenschaft/Zuschussgewährung/Aufenthaltsstaat, Zeitschrift für europäisches Sozial- und Arbeitsrecht 2018 p.432-433 (DE)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Court of Appeal - Ireland

Subject-matter

  • Social security
  • Principles, objectives and tasks of the Treaties
  • Citizenship of the Union
  • Freedom of movement for workers
  • Freedom of establishment
  • Freedom to provide services

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling
  • Reference for a preliminary ruling : case not proceeding to judgment

Formation of the Court

cinquième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Tizzano

Advocate General

Wathelet

Language(s) of the Case

  • English

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • French