Overview of recent cases before the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Court of Human Righs (July-December 2012)

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In the period july–december 2012 both the court of justice of the european union (cjeu) and the european court of human rights (ecthr) delivered a number of important rulings that are worth reporting. The present overview discusses four cjeu judgments, two dealing with the rules determining the applicable legislation (partena asbl v les tartes de chaumont-gistoux sa and format) and two involving benefits aimed at promoting access to employment (caves krier and prete). In addition, the overview covers the notable ecthr decision judgment in ramaer and van willigen v. The netherlands, which seems to mark the end of a long legal battle that dutch pensionado's have fought against the introduction of compulsory health insurance in 2006.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)102-114
JournalEuropean Journal of Social Security
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2013

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