Official Journal of the European Union
Judgment of the General Court of 6 April 2022 — Saure v Commission
(Case T-506/21) (1)
(Access to documents - Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 - Contracts concluded by the Commission on behalf of the Member States for the delivery of COVID-19 vaccines - Invitation emails to meetings of the Steering Committee - Partial refusal to grant access - Exception relating to the protection of privacy and the integrity of the individual - The transmission of personal data is not necessary for a specific purpose in the public interest - Article 9(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2018/1725)
Language of the case: German
Applicant: Hans-Wilhelm Saure (Berlin, Germany) (represented by: C. Partsch, lawyer)
Defendant: European Commission (represented by: K. Herrmann, G. Gattinara and A. Spina, acting as Agents)
By its action based on Article 263 TFEU, the applicant seeks the annulment of the decision of the European Commission of 9 June 2021 partially refusing to grant him access to certain documents.
Operative part of the judgment
Dismisses the action;
Orders Mr Hans-Wilhelm Saure to pay the costs.
(1) OJ C 412, 11.10.2021.