Communication: new case No. 0792 of 2021

IDENTIFIER
62021TN0792
LANGUAGE
English
COURT
General Court
AG OPINION
NO
REFERENCES MADE
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0
DOCUMENT TYPE
Communication: new case

Judgment



21.2.2022   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 84/44


Action brought on 21 December 2021 — ClientEarth v Commission

(Case T-792/21)

(2022/C 84/62)

Language of the case: English

Parties

Applicant: ClientEarth AISBL (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: F. Logue, Solicitor)

Defendant: European Commission

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the implied decision of the European Commission dated 12 October 2021 in case GESTDEM No 2021/4394 refusing the applicant’s request for access to documents; (1)

order the Commission to pay the applicant’s costs pursuant to Articles 133 and 134 of the Rules of Procedure of the General Court, including the costs of any intervening parties.

Pleas in law and main arguments

In support of the action, the applicant relies on a single plea in law, alleging that the Commission failed to state reasons in breach of Article 8(1) of Regulation (EC) 1049/2001, (2) Article 41(2)(c), of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union and Article 296, paragraph 2, TFEU.


(1)  Editorial note: the documents in question concern the EU’s legislative initiative regarding sustainable corporate governance.

(2)  Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 May 2001 regarding public access to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents (OJ 2001 L 145, p. 43).



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