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#European Court

# european-court - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Ireland's appeal over €14.3 billion Apple tax bill to get under way in Europe today

The government has already spent over €7 million in legal fees and other costs preparing the case.

# european-court - Friday 13 September, 2019

Apple tax: Ireland's appeal over the €14.3bn due to Ireland will be heard next week

The appeal is due before the Court of Justice of the European Union.

# european-court - Thursday 20 June, 2019

From The42 Adidas loses 'three-stripe' trademark battle in European court Invalid

Adidas loses 'three-stripe' trademark battle in European court

The German sports brand’s design was not distinctive enough to deserve protection, according to the EU ruling.

# european-court - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Irishman accused gardaí of obtaining evidence illegally at European Court of Human Rights

The court said the conduct of the gardaí had not crossed the line to become entrapment or incitement to commit an offence.

# european-court - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Prisoner who was banned from websites had human rights breached

The prisoner’s complaint related to not being able access sites which would help him fight his case.

# european-court - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Family of Jean Charles de Menzes fight the decision not to charge police for his death

Jean Charles de Menezes was shot dead by two police officers 10 years ago.

# european-court - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

What makes a Rubik's Cube a Rubik's Cube?

A trademark court says its all about the lines on the front, apparently.

# european-court - Friday 7 November, 2014

Paedophile told by court that castration was not a punishment

European Court of Human Rights says it was part of the protective measures ordered by a Czech court.

# european-court - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Here's why France's burqa ban 'does not violate human rights'

The country’s aim of ‘living together’ justifies the law, said the ECtHR.

# european-court - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Mother not entitled to paid leave because child was born through surrogacy

Ms Z, who is a teacher, was refused any paid leave of absence after her child was born in 2010.

# european-court - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Overdue report from abortion expert group expected 'shortly'

The panel has met nine times in total since it was established in January 2012.

# european-court - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Max Mosley loses European court bid over press coverage

Former F1 boss had wanted change of law to force newspapers to warn individuals before publishing details about their private lives.