In some narrow cases, such as a state being a repeat offender and where it has failed to implement an EU directive, the court can fine a member state. Europe – CJEU cases. Since their establishment, approximately 38 000 judgments have been delivered by the two courts of the European Court of Justice. The European Commission can also take a case against an EU state to the General Court. New analysis shows UK rarely taken to European Court | The Institute for Government The Court of Justice, informally known as the European Court of Justice (ECJ), is the supreme court of the European Union in matters of European Union law, and is considered by many 'the most powerful and influential international court that is realistically possible'. Database of national court judgements on EU Competition (antitrust) law related cases. It is a multilingual institution, as each of the official languages of the European Union can be the language of a case. The law allows prisoners to claim compensation for inadequate conditions of detention. C-400/18 - Infohos v Belgische Staat - 20 November 2019 The list below contains fifty case names, because some cases were joined. (Articles 101 and 102 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union. European Commission - Competition ... See also: Judgments of the European Court of Justice and the General Court on the application of the EU competition rules. The Court is required to ensure that its case-law is disseminated throughout the Member States. The following is the official list of fifty-seven cases that were translated in preparation for new member states who joined the European Union in 2004. These cases ask the court to decide whether the member state is in breach of its obligations to the EU. Fifty-seven pre-accession cases. The commissioner rejected the taxpayer’s argument, relying on the judgement of the UK Supreme Court in Totel, that VAT and direct taxes were not truly comparable and therefore the principle of equivalence could not be breached. The UK plans to leave the European Court of Justice – here’s what it means for you January 19, 2017 7.22am EST Alfonso Valero , Nottingham Trent University The UK rarely ends up in the European Court of Justice (ECJ), and when it does it wins its cases more often than most European Union (EU) member states, a new report finds. The Court has a twofold role: to settle, in accordance with international law, legal disputes submitted to it by States (contentious cases) and to give advisory opinions (advisory procedures) on legal questions referred to it by duly authorized United Nations organs and specialized agencies.