Bank Melli Iran
Case C-124/20
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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Application (OJ)
29/05/2020 Bank Melli Iran
Request for a preliminary ruling
05/03/2020 Bank Melli Iran
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Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 05/03/2020

Date of the Opinion

  • 12/05/2021

Date of the hearing


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Name of the parties

Bank Melli Iran

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Pandey, Giani ; Rovetta, Davide ; Smiatacz, Agnieszka: Don’t Wake up the (EU) Bear! The Scope of the EU Blocking Regulation 2271/96 in Light of the Recent Preliminary Ruling Reference in Bank Melli V. Telekom Deutschland Case, C-124/20, Global Trade and Customs Journal 2021, 2 p. 44-58 (EN)

Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Hanseatisches Oberlandesgericht Hamburg - Germany


  • Free movement of capital
  • External relations
  • - Commercial policy
  • Fundamental rights
  • - Charter of Fundamental Rights

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Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

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Advocate General


Language(s) of the Case

  • German

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