Judicial Protection in the European Economic Area

2012

This book contains the speeches of the International Conference hosted by the EFTA Court on the 17 June 2011 on “Judicial Protection in the European Economic Area”.  The book is divided into four parts: the first chapter deals with ‘EEA law and the role of the EFTA Court in general’.  Chapter two addresses the topic ‘Access to Justice in the EEA’ and chapter three the subject ‘Doing Justice in the EEA’.  The book closes with reflections on the two EEA Courts - the EU Court of Justice and the EFTA Court.

The volume documents not only the outstanding contributions made but also the discussions and thereby bears witness to the lively atmosphere at the conference.  It is meant as an input to the current discussion on the accomplishments, problems and future of the EEA Agreement.

Published by German Law Publishers

EFTA Court Seminar - 14 June 2012

2012

Presentations given by Prof. Dr. Carl Baudenbacher, President of the EFTA Court and Mr Thomas Nordby, Managing Partner of Arntzen de Besche at the EFTA Court’s spring seminar held on Thursday, 14 June 2012 in Luxembourg.  Other speakers included Mr Gianluca Grippa, Head of Division of the European External Action Service of the European Union and Mr Xavier Lewis, Director of the Legal & Executive Affairs of the EFTA Surveillance Authority. The seminar was dedicated to EEA law and the EEA judiciary and was the first of what is envisaged to become an annual event.

Case E-16/11 - EFTA Surveillance Authority v Iceland

2012

Service of the Order of the President dismissing the application for leave to intervene from Samstaða þjóðar.

Case E-5/12 - Konkurrenten.no v EFTA Surveillance Authority

2012

An action against the EFTA Surveillance Authority was brought before the EFTA Court on 2 June 2012 by Konkurrenten.no AS.

Case E-4/12 - Risdal Touring AS v EFTA Surveillance Authority

2012

An action against the EFTA Surveillance Authority was brought before the EFTA Court on 2 June 2012 by Risdal Touring AS.

Case E-3/12 - Staten v/Arbeidsdepartementet v Stig Arne Johnsson

2012

Request for an Advisory Opinion from the EFTA Court by Borgarting Lagmannsrett received on 29 May 2012 in the case of Staten v/Arbeidsdepartementet v Stig Arne Johnsson.

Mr Gunnar Selvik appointed as new Registrar

2012

The EFTA Court in Luxembourg has appointed Gunnar Selvik as its new Registrar to take over from the present Registrar, Skuli Magnusson, on 1 September 2012.  Further information can be found under Press Releases.

Case E-13/11 Granville Establishment v Volker Anhalt, Melanie Anhalt and Jasmin Barbaro, née Anhalt

2012

Judgment in English and German in Case E-13/11 - Granville Establishment v Volker Anhalt, Melanie Anhalt and Jasmin Barbaro, née Anhalt.

Delivered in open Court on Wednesday, 25 April 2012.

PR 7/2012 - Judgment in Case E-15/10 Posten Norge AS v EFTA Surveillance Authority

2012

Press Release 07/2012 - Delivery of the Judgment in Case E-15/10 - Posten Norge AS v EFTA Surveillance Authority

Speech on the occasion of the visit of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court on 14 February 2012

2012

Speech given by President Carl Baudenbacher on the occasion of the visit of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court.