Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 11 September 2018

IR v JQ

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesarbeitsgericht

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Social policy — Directive 2000/78/EC — Equal treatment — Occupational activities within churches and other organisations the ethos of which is based on religion or belief — Occupational requirements — Acting in good faith and with loyalty to the ethos of the church or organisation — Definition — Difference of treatment on the basis of religion or belief — Dismissal of an employee of the Catholic faith performing managerial duties due to a second, civil marriage entered into after a divorce

Case C-68/17


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2018:696
11/09/2018 IR
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2018:363
31/05/2018 IR
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Application (OJ)
21/04/2017 IR
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Reports of Cases

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

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

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Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Directive 2000/78 -A04P2L2

Operative part

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Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 09/02/2017

Date of the Opinion

  • 31/05/2018

Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

11/09/2018


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 144 from 08.05.2017, p.26

Name of the parties

IR

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Fuhlrott, Michael: Der Untergang des kirchlichen Arbeitsrechts?, Neue Zeitschrift für Arbeitsrecht 2018 p.III (DE)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Bundesarbeitsgericht - Germany

Subject-matter

  • Social policy
  • Principles, objectives and tasks of the Treaties

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

grande chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Biltgen

Advocate General

Wathelet

Language(s) of the Case

  • German

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • French