Judgment of the Court of Justice of the EU in the case Koushkaki (C-84/12) on Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
On 19 December 2013, Thomas von Danwitz, Judge at the Court of Justice of the EU, read the judgment in the case C-84/12 Koushkaki on Area of Freedom, Security and Justice.
The Court of Justice of the EU ruled that a ‘Schengen visa’ may be refused only on the grounds expressly provided for in the EU Visa Code. However, the national authorities have a broad discretion for determining whether one of those grounds of refusal applies to the applicant. SHOTLISTLINK
Type: Report Reference: I-084861 Date: 19/12/2013 Duration: 02:42 DG:Directorate-General for CommunicationLocation:Luxembourg [town] - Court of Justice of the EU Thesaurus: Free movement of people,Court of Justice of the EU Personalities:Thomas von Danwitz
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