Judgment of the Court of 2 July 1996.

Commission of the European Communities v Grand Duchy of Luxemburg.

Failure of a Member State to fulfil its obligations - Freedom of movement for persons - Employment in the public service.

Case C-473/93.


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:1996:263
02/07/1996 Commission v Luxembourg
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:1996:263
02/07/1996 Commission v Luxembourg
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:1996:80
05/03/1996 Commission v Luxembourg
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

1996 I-03207

Subject-matter

Information not available

Systematic classification scheme

1.
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-19 Legal proceedings
    B-19.01 Actions for failure to fulfil obligations
      B-19.01.00 General
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-04 Free movement of persons and services
    B-04.02 Workers
      B-04.02.02 Employment in the public service


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

  • Reference : EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 48
  • Reference : Regulation 1612/68 -A01

Opinion

  • EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 3 -LC : point 184
  • EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 30 : points 115 - 117
  • EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 36 : points 115, 119 - 121
  • EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 48 -P1 : points 111, 113, 144, 224
  • EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 48 -P4 : points 10 - 21, 81, 104, 111 - 114, 128, 144, 149, 169, 187, 188
  • EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 171 : points 217, 218
  • EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 233 : points 174, 175, 183
  • EC Treaty (Maastricht), Article 234 -L1 : points 162 - 166
  • EEC Treaty (Rome) - Protocol on the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg -A02 : points 200, 201
  • Regulation 1612/68 -A01 : point 224
  • Regulation 1612/68 -A07 : point 224


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 17/12/1993

Date of the Opinion

  • 05/03/1996

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

02/07/1996


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 59 from 26.02.1994, p.5

Judgment: OJ C 336 from 09.11.1996, p.4

Name of the parties

Commission v Luxembourg

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Maguire, Cathy: Non-Nationals in the Public Service: Protecting the Free Movement of Workers, Gazette of the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland - EURLEGAL NEWS 1996 nº 60 p.1 + p.4
  2. Cassese, Sabino: La nozione comunitaria di pubblica amministrazione, Giornale di diritto amministrativo 1996 p.920-923
  3. Denys, C.: Grote schoonmaak in de overheidssector, Nederlands tijdschrift voor Europees recht 1996 p.221-224
  4. Nicolella, Mario: Gazette du Palais 1996 II Som. p.573
  5. Adobati, Enrica: Pubblica amministrazione nazionale e accesso all'impiego di cittadini di altri Stati membri (III), Diritto comunitario e degli scambi internazionali 1996 p.588-589
  6. Novak, Meinhard: St. Galler Europarechtsbriefe 1996 p.273-274
  7. Mortelmans, K.J.M.: S.E.W. ; Sociaal-economische wetgeving 1997 p.33-37
  8. D.U.G.: Rivista italiana di diritto pubblico comunitario 1997 p.150-151
  9. Luby, Monique: Journal du droit international 1997 p.553-554
  10. Gutmann, Rolf: Europarecht und Niederlassungsverträge, Informationsbrief Ausländerrecht 1997 p.277-279
  11. Pellisé, Cristina: Jurisprudencia del Tribunal de Justicia de las Comunidades Europeas, Revista Jurídica de Catalunya 1997 p.572-574
  12. Gavalda, Christian ; Parléani, Gilbert: La Semaine juridique - édition entreprise 1997 I 653 nº 24
  13. Groenendijk, C.A.: Rechtspraak Vreemdelingenrecht 1996 (Ed. Ars Aequi Libri - Nijmegen) 1997 nº 93
  14. Kaftani, Katerina: I efarmogi tis archis tis eleftheris kykloforias ton ergazomenon sti dimosia dioikisi. Oi ypotheseis Epitropi kata Louxemvourgou/Velgiou/Elladas, Dioikitiki Diki 1998 p.302-304



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Information not available

Subject-matter

  • Freedom of movement for workers

Provisions of national law referred to

Information not available

Provisions of international law referred to

Information not available

Procedure and result

  • Action for a declaration of failure to fulfil obligations : application granted

Formation of the Court

Cour plénière (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Jann

Advocate General

Léger

Language(s) of the Case

  • French

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • French