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Commission erroneously evaluated tender on the basis of bidders’ experience

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union
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  • December 16 2011

The General Court (GC) has criticised the European Commission’s basing of the award of a contract on the criterion of the tenderers’ experience in breach of procurement rules which require experience to be assessed at the selection stage

Bidder fails in challenge to the award of a contract by the ECJ

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union
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  • December 1 2011

An IT service provider, Computer Task Group Luxembourg (CTG), has failed in its attempts to take the ECJ to task for alleged failures to comply with procurement rules in relation to contracts for its call centre

Failure to award a contract for additional urban planning services breaches procurement rules

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union, Greece
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  • November 10 2011

The ECJ ruled in case C-60110 that failure by Greek local authorities to open a new tender process for additional urban planning services amounted to a breach of the procurement rules

Advocate General's opinion on public service concession for bus contract

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 27 2011

On 7 July 2011, Advocate General Cruz Villalon gave an opinion on a case (SIA Normal-A C-34810) concerning the definition of “service concession” in relation to a contract for operating public bus services

ECJ judgment in the Valencia urban development case

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union, Spain
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  • May 31 2011

The European Court of Justice ruled on 26 May 2011 in C-30608 that the European Commission had failed to demonstrate that the ‘main object’ of the procedure for appointing land developers in Valencia is to enter into a public works contract

Valencia judgement rules that Commission failed to show evidence that land schemes are “works contracts”

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union, Spain
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  • May 27 2011

The European Court has delivered its much awaited judgement in the Valencia case

Commission asks ECJ to fine Greece for failure to comply with its judgment on medical equipment

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union, Greece
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  • November 29 2010

On 19 March 2009, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that Greece had breached EU law by rejecting offers from suppliers of medical equipment bearing the 'CE' mark

ECJ clarifies rules on award of ‘Part B’ services

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • November 29 2010

In a recent ruling (Commission v Ireland C-22609), the European Court of Justice (ECJ) provided helpful clarification of the transparency and equality obligations that apply when awarding 'Part B' or non-priority services

Military aircraft purchase not within ‘essential security’ exemption claims Commission

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • Czech Republic, European Union
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  • November 16 2010

The European Commission has referred the Czech Republic to the European Court of Justice (ECJ) for failing to comply with its obligation to award public supply contracts on the basis of public tenders

ECJ rules on right to damages for breach

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • European Union
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  • October 25 2010

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that, the right to damages for breach of the procurement rules is not conditional on establishing that the contracting authority was at fault