Judgment of the General Court (Second Chamber) of 9 April 2019

Qualcomm, Inc. and Qualcomm Europe, Inc. v European Commission

Competition — Market for baseband chipsets used in consumer electronic devices — Administrative procedure — Article 18(3) and Article 24(1)(d) of Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 — Decision requesting information — Obligation to state reasons — Necessity of the information requested — Proportionality — Burden of proof — Privilege against self-incrimination — Principle of good administration

Case T-371/17



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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
17/05/2019 Qualcomm and Qualcomm Europe v Commission
Judgment
ECLI:EU:T:2019:232
09/04/2019 Qualcomm and Qualcomm Europe v Commission
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Judgment (Information)
ECLI:EU:T:2019:232
09/04/2019 Qualcomm and Qualcomm Europe v Commission
Order (OJ)
01/09/2017 Qualcomm and Qualcomm Europe v Commission
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Application (OJ)
21/07/2017 Qualcomm and Qualcomm Europe v Commission
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Order
ECLI:EU:T:2017:485
12/07/2017 Qualcomm and Qualcomm Europe v Commission
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Order (Information)
ECLI:EU:T:2017:485
12/07/2017 Qualcomm and Qualcomm Europe v Commission
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Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general - 'Information on unpublished decisions' section)

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

1.
3 Legal proceedings
  3.08 Procedural rules
    3.08.05 Compliance with time-limits
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information
3 Legal proceedings
  3.02 Actions for annulment
    3.02.01 Acts which may be the subject of an action for annulment
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.04 Fundamental rights
    1.04.03 The fundamental rights
      1.04.03.48 Presumption of innocence and right of defence
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.08 Competition
    4.08.03 Implementation of the competition rules
      4.08.03.02 Procedure for the application of the competition rules by the Commission
        4.08.03.02.04 Requests for information


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007) : paragraph 198
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 41 : paragraph 199
  • TFEU, Article 101 : paragraph 65
  • TFEU, Article 102 : paragraphs 6, 32, 47, 58, 60, 65, 187, 188, 190, 201
  • TFEU, Article 296 : paragraph 37
  • TEU, Article 6 -P1L1 : paragraph 199
  • Agreement on the European Economic Area -A54 : paragraph 47
  • Regulation 1/2003 : paragraph 68
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A02 : paragraph 171
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A18 : paragraphs 3, 131, 182
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A18P1 : paragraphs 9, 42, 60
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A18P2 : paragraphs 9, 72, 73, 136
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A18P3 : paragraphs 11, 38, 46, 47, 54, 72, 73, 136, 144, 153, 162, 181
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A24 : paragraphs 153 - 155
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A24P1 : paragraphs 154, 155, 157
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A24P1LD : paragraph 162
  • Regulation 1/2003 -A24P2 : paragraph 154
  • Regulation 1/2003 -C23 : paragraphs 60, 179
  • Regulation 1/2003 -C37 : paragraph 198
  • Regulation 773/2004 -A12 : paragraph 8
  • Secondary Legislation - Internal Act of the Institutions - 32015Q0423(01) -A85P1 : paragraph 26
  • Secondary Legislation - Internal Act of the Institutions - 32015Q0423(01) -A85P2 : paragraph 26
  • Secondary Legislation - Internal Act of the Institutions - 32015Q0423(01) -A85P3 : paragraphs 24, 26
  • Secondary Legislation - Internal Act of the Institutions - 32015Q0423(01) -A113P2 : paragraph 24
  • Commission - Other Acts - 52011XC1020(02) : paragraph 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -46/87 -N55 : paragraph 154
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -374/87 -N27 : paragraph 119
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -374/87 -N34 : paragraph 180
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -374/87 -N35 : paragraph 180
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -269/90 -N14 : paragraphs 101, 200
  • General Court - Judgment T -39/90 -N25 : paragraph 61
  • General Court - Judgment T -34/93 -N40 : paragraph 61
  • General Court - Judgment T -34/93 -N75 : paragraph 185
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -185/95 -N58 : paragraph 171
  • General Court - Order T -596/97 -N31 : paragraph 155
  • General Court - Order T -596/97 -N32 : paragraph 156
  • General Court - Order T -596/97 -N34 : paragraph 158
  • General Court - Order T -596/97 -N36 : paragraph 159
  • General Court - Judgment T -112/98 -N78 : paragraph 194
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N111 : paragraph 69
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N112 : paragraph 69
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N116 : paragraph 71
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N117 : paragraph 72
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N118 : paragraph 73
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N119 : paragraph 74
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N121 : paragraph 76
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N122 : paragraph 79
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N404 : paragraphs 101, 200
  • General Court - Judgment T -191/98 -N425 : paragraph 105
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -238/99 -N273 : paragraph 184
  • General Court - Judgment T -410/03 -N227 : paragraph 31
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -301/04 -N48 : paragraph 183
  • General Court - Judgment T -99/04 -N47 : paragraph 68
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -328/05 -N62 : paragraph 70
  • General Court - Judgment T -446/05 -N325 : paragraph 180
  • General Court - Judgment T -446/05 -N326 : paragraph 181
  • General Court - Judgment T -446/05 -N327 : paragraph 182
  • General Court - Judgment T -446/05 -N328 : paragraphs 192, 194
  • General Court - Judgment T -446/05 -N333 : paragraph 43
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -413/06 -N63 : paragraph 70
  • General Court - Judgment T -240/07 -N301 : paragraph 136
  • General Court - Judgment T -461/07 -N231 : paragraph 30
  • General Court - Judgment T -442/08 -N91 : paragraph 171
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -521/09 -N113 : paragraph 68
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -521/09 -N146 : paragraph 55
  • General Court - Judgment T -458/09 -N44 : paragraph 119
  • General Court - Judgment T -458/09 -N51 : paragraph 86
  • General Court - Judgment T -458/09 -N81 : paragraph 120
  • General Court - Judgment T -458/09 -N85 : paragraph 109
  • General Court - Judgment T -293/11 -N110 : paragraph 62
  • General Court - Judgment T -293/11 -N129 : paragraph 143
  • General Court - Judgment T -293/11 -N64 : paragraph 163
  • General Court - Judgment T -293/11 -N71 : paragraph 131
  • General Court - Judgment T -296/11 -N72 : paragraph 105
  • General Court - Judgment T -296/11 -N88 : paragraph 121
  • General Court - Judgment T -296/11 -N89 : paragraph 121
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -247/14 -N102 : paragraph 171
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -247/14 -N133 : paragraph 138
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -247/14 -N50 : paragraph 46
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N16 : paragraph 37
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N19 : paragraph 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N20 : paragraph 40
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N21 : paragraph 41
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N22 : paragraph 42
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N23 : paragraph 43
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N24 : paragraph 44
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N25 : paragraph 45
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -247/14 -N39 : paragraph 46
  • General Court - Judgment T -626/16 -N40 : paragraph 27
  • General Court - Order T -371/17 : paragraph 20

Operative part

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Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 13/06/2017

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

09/04/2019


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 187 from 03.06.2019, p.72

Application: OJ C 256 from 07.08.2017, p.34

Name of the parties

Qualcomm and Qualcomm Europe v Commission

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

  • Competition

Provisions of national law referred to

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Provisions of international law referred to

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Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment : dismissal on substantive grounds

Formation of the Court

deuxième chambre (Tribunal)

Judge-Rapporteur

Buttigieg

Advocate General

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Language(s) of the Case

  • English

Language(s) of the Opinion

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