Judgment of the Court of Justice of the EU in the cases Commission v Council (C-111/10, C-117/10, C-118/10 and C-121/10)
On 4 December 2013, the Court of Justice of the EU rendered its judgement in Cases C-111/10, C-117/10, C-118/10 and C-121/10, European Commission v Council of the EU.
The Court dismisses the Commission actions contesting the Council decisions on the grant of State aid by Lithuania, Poland, Latvia and Hungary for the purchase of agricultural land between 2010 and 2013.
By adopting the contested decisions, the Council had taken into consideration the substantial change in circumstances linked to the effects in 2008 and 2009 of the economic and financial crisis on those States’ agricultural sectors. SHOTLISTLINKLINKLINKLINK
Type: Report Reference: I-084354 Date: 04/12/2013 Duration: 03:20Personalities:Lars Bay LarsenLocation:Luxembourg [town] - Court of Justice of the EU Languages:ORIGINAL,