The fine imposed jointly on Slovak Telekom and Deutsche Telekom and the fine imposed solely on Deutsche Telekom are reduced.
Those rules should have been notified to the Commission as they constitute a technical regulation specifically aimed at a particular information society service, namely, the provision of press products through the use of internet search engines
The Associação Peço a Palavra (‘I Want to be Heard Association’) is a non-profit civic association that is opposed to the reprivatisation of the airline TAP Air Portugal (Transportes Aéreos Portugueses) SA (‘TAP’).
The creation of marine protected areas in Antarctica cannot be proposed to the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources on behalf of the EU acting alone.
That is the case in particular of the currency which is legal tender in the Member State in which the place of departure or arrival of the flight is located.
The General Court annuls the Commission’s decision not to raise objections to the aid scheme establishing a capacity market in the UK. The Commission should have had doubts in respect of certain aspects of the planned aid scheme and should have initiated a formal investigation procedure in order better to assess its compatibility.
Heksenkaas’ is a spreadable dip with cream cheese and fresh herbs, which was created in 2007 by a Dutch retailer of vegetables and fresh produce. The intellectual property rights in that product were transferred by the retailer to the current rightholder, Levola, a company governed by Dutch law.
Since the Commission adopted a method for calculating the energy performance of vacuum cleaners based on an empty receptacle, the General Court holds that that method does not comply with the essential elements of the directive.
Even if the services provided under that system constitute services of general economic interest, their supply cannot be reserved to a State monopoly.
The geographical name remains available to third parties not only for descriptive use, such as thepromotion of tourism in that town, but also as a distinctive sign in cases of ‘due cause’ and where there is no likelihood of confusion.
First, such a report does not satisfy the requirements in order to be treated as a work eligible for copyright protection and, second, such protection would constitute an unjustified limitation on freedom of expression.
Rightholders must have at their disposal an effective remedy or means of allowing the competent judicial authorities to order the disclosure of necessary information.
That activity may be regarded as a ‘commercial practice’ if that person is acting for purposes relating to his or her trade, business, craft or profession.