Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 8 December 2020

Criminal proceedings against A and Others

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Landesgericht für Strafsachen Wien

Reference for a preliminary ruling – Judicial cooperation in criminal matters – European investigation order – Directive 2014/41/EU – Article 1(1) – Article 2(c)(i) and (ii) – Concepts of ‘judicial authority’ and ‘issuing authority’ – European investigation order issued by the public prosecutor’s office of a Member State – Independence from the executive

Case C-584/19


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
22/01/2021 Staatsanwaltschaft Wien (Ordres de virement falsifiés)
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2020:1002
08/12/2020 Staatsanwaltschaft Wien (Ordres de virement falsifiés)
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Abstract
ECLI:EU:C:2020:1002
08/12/2020 Staatsanwaltschaft Wien (Ordres de virement falsifiés)
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2020:587
16/07/2020 Staatsanwaltschaft Wien (Ordres de virement falsifiés)
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Application (OJ)
25/10/2019 Staatsanwaltschaft Wien (Ordres de virement falsifiés)
Request for a preliminary ruling
01/08/2019 Staatsanwaltschaft Wien (Ordres de virement falsifiés)
Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

not yet published (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

Information not available

Systematic classification scheme

1.
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.06 Area of freedom, security and justice
    4.06.03 Judicial cooperation in criminal matters
      4.06.03.01 Harmonization of laws


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

Opinion


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 02/08/2019

Date of the Opinion

  • 16/07/2020

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

08/12/2020


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Information not available

Name of the parties

Staatsanwaltschaft Wien (Ordres de virement falsifiés)

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Simon, Denys: Coopération judiciaire en matière pénale - Décision d'enquête européenne, Europe 2021, nº 2 Février, comm. 58 (FR)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Landesgericht für Strafsachen Wien - Austria

Subject-matter

  • area of freedom, security and justice
  • Justice and home affairs

Provisions of national law referred to

Information not available

Provisions of international law referred to

Information not available

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

grande chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Jürimäe

Advocate General

Campos Sánchez-Bordona

Language(s) of the Case

  • German

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • Spanish