Case Note on Case C-279/09 DEB v Germany (Judgment of the Grand Chamber of 22 December 2010)

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Peter Oliver

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Institute of European Studies; Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law

Date Written: January 26, 2015

Abstract

This article analyses this extremely important judgment, in which the European Court of Justice held that in certain circumstances a company is entitled to legal aid under the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU. This goes beyond the case law of the European Court of Human Rights.

Keywords: fundamental rights; Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU; companies; access to justice; legal aid

Suggested Citation

Oliver, Peter J, Case Note on Case C-279/09 DEB v Germany (Judgment of the Grand Chamber of 22 December 2010) (January 26, 2015). Common Market Law Review, Vol. 48: 2023-2040, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2555505

Peter J Oliver (Contact Author)

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Institute of European Studies ( email )

Institut d'Etudes européennes
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Ixelles-Bruxelles, 1050
Belgium

HOME PAGE: http://https://www.iee-ulb.eu/en/

Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law ( email )

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17 Russell Square
London, WC1B 5JP
United Kingdom

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