Press releases

No 6/2020 : 22 January 2020
Law governing the institutions
The Court confirms the right of access to documents contained in the file of a marketing authorisation application for a medicinal product

No 5/2020 : 22 January 2020
Advocate General Kokott proposes that the Court should find that an agreement in settlement of a dispute between the holder of a pharmaceutical patent and a manufacturer of generic medicinal products may be contrary to EU competition law

No 4/2020 : 15 January 2020
Principles of Community law
Advocate General Campos Sánchez-Bordona: the means and methods of combating terrorism must be compatible with the requirements of the rule of law

No 3/2020 : 14 January 2020
Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
Advocate General Szpunar proposes that the Court should rule that the victims of the sinking of a ship flying the Panamanian flag can bring an action for damages before the Italian courts against the Italian bodies which classified and certified that ship.

No 2/2020 : 14 January 2020
Free movement of capital
Advocate General Campos Sánchez-Bordona: the restrictions imposed by Hungary on the financing of civil organisations from abroad are not compatible with EU law

No 1/2020 : 13 January 2020
The President and Members of the European Commission give a solemn undertaking before the Court of Justice of the European Union

No 166/2019 : 20 December 2019
Order of the Court of Justice in Case C-646/19 P(R)
Puigdemont i Casamajó and Comín i Oliveres v Parliament
es fr
Law governing the institutions

No 165/2019 : 19 December 2019
Approximation of laws
According to Advocate General Saugmandsgaard Øe, Commission Decision 2010/87/EU on standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data to processors established in third countries is valid

No 164/2019 : 19 December 2019
The coercive detention of persons at the head of the Land of Bavaria for the purpose of enjoining them to adopt measures to improve ambient air quality in Munich (such as a traffic ban in respect of certain diesel vehicles) can be ordered only if a national legal basis which is sufficiently accessible, precise and foreseeable in its application exists to that end and if the detention is proportionate

No 163/2019 : 19 December 2019
An airline is liable for the harm caused by a spilt cup of hot coffee


Press releases are unofficial documents for media use and are not binding on the Court of Justice