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Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 14 March 2019 — European Commission v Czech Republic

(Case C-399/17) 1

(Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Regulation (EC) No 1013/2006 — Shipment of waste — Refusal of the Czech Republic to ensure the take-back of the mixture TPS-NOLO (Geobal) shipped from that Member State to Poland — Existence of waste — Burden of proof — Proof)

Language of the case: Czech


Applicant: European Commission (represented by: P. Němečková, E. Sanfrutos Cano and L. Haasbeek, acting as Agents)

Defendant: Czech Republic (represented by: M. Smolek, J. Vláčil, T. Müller and L. Dvořáková, acting as Agents)

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:

Dismisses the action;

Orders the European Commission to pay the costs.


1 OJ C 293, 4.9.2017.