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Action brought on 7 April 2020 – JE v Council and Conference of the Representatives of the Governments of the Member States

(Case T-180/20)

Language of the case: English

Parties

Applicant: JE (represented by: N. Forwood, QC)

Defendants: Council of the European Union and Conference of the Representatives of the Governments of the Member States

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

partially annul the Declaration of the Representatives of the Governments of the Member States on the consequences of the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union for the Advocates-General of the Court of Justice of the European Union, dated 29 January 2020, as published by the Council under Council document reference XT 21018/20;

order the defendants to pay the costs of the proceedings.

Pleas in law and main arguments

In support of the action, the applicant contends that the act adopted by the defendants should be partially annulled on grounds of lack of competence, infringement of an essential procedural requirement, infringement of the Treaties and rules of law relation to their application, and for misuse of powers.

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