Judgment of the General Court (Second Chamber) of 29 January 2014

European Dynamics Belgium SA and Others v European Medicines Agency

Public service contracts — Community tender procedure — External service provision for software applications — Decision to classify the applicant’s tender in second place for the purposes of a cascading contract — Award criteria — Addition of award criterion not provided for by the contract documents — Assessment of a selection criterion at the award stage — Transparency

Case T‑158/12



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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
21/02/2014 European Dynamics Belgium and Others v EMA
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:T:2014:36
29/01/2014 European Dynamics Belgium and Others v EMA
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Judgment (Information)
ECLI:EU:T:2014:36
29/01/2014 European Dynamics Belgium and Others v EMA
Application (OJ)
08/06/2012 European Dynamics Belgium and Others v EMA
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Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general - 'Information on unpublished decisions' section)

Subject-matter

Application for annulment of the decision of the European Medicines Agency of 31 January 2012, taken in the tendering procedure EMA/2011/17/ICT on the provision of external services for software applications, to place the applicants’ tender in second place in the cascading contract mechanism in respect of Lot 1, and for damages.

Systematic classification scheme

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Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Regulation 1605/2002 -A97 : paragraph 76
  • Regulation 1605/2002 -A97P1 : paragraph 36
  • Regulation 1605/2002 -A97P2 : paragraphs 19, 39
  • Regulation 2342/2002 -A136 : paragraph 38
  • Regulation 2342/2002 -A137 : paragraph A137
  • Regulation 2342/2002 -A138 : paragraph 42
  • Regulation 2342/2002 -A138P1 : paragraph 19
  • Regulation 2342/2002 -A138P2 : paragraphs 19, 39, 40, 61, 63
  • Regulation 2342/2002 -A138P3 : paragraphs 19, 61, 76
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -31/87 : paragraphs 37 - 40
  • General Court - Judgment T -169/00 : paragraph 56
  • General Court - Judgment T -148/04 : paragraph 56
  • General Court - Judgment T -50/05 : paragraphs 59, 60
  • General Court - Judgment T -70/05 : paragraphs 61 - 64, 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -532/06 : paragraphs 37 - 42
  • General Court - Judgment T -63/06 : paragraph 31
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -199/07 : paragraphs 37 - 42
  • General Court - Judgment T -39/08 : paragraphs 43, 52
  • General Court - Judgment T -49/09 : paragraph 18
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -252/10 : paragraphs 19 - 22

Operative part

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Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 05/04/2012

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

29/01/2014


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 184 from 23.06.2012, p.15

Judgment: OJ C 71 from 08.03.2014, p.18

Name of the parties

European Dynamics Belgium and Others v EMA

Notes on Academic Writings

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Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

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Subject-matter

  • European Union public contracts

Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment : dismissal on substantive grounds
  • Action for damages : dismissal on substantive grounds

Formation of the Court

deuxième chambre (Tribunal)

Judge-Rapporteur

Schwarcz

Advocate General

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Language(s) of the Case

  • Greek

Language(s) of the Opinion

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