Case Law

Russian Constitutional Court on Yukos ECHR judgment

On 19 January 2017, the Russian Constitutional Court rendered a highly awaited decision on the enforcement of an ECHR judgment in the Yukos case. In 2014, the ECHR awarded over 2 billion USD to the shareholders of Yukos. The Court found that enforcement of said... read more

UK Supreme Court on right to trigger Art 50 TFEU

The UK Supreme Court on 24 January 2017 uphold in a highly awaited decision the decision of the High Court in London finding that the UK government cannot trigger Article 50 TFEU without an act of Parliament authorizing that course. The Parliament approved in 1972 the... read more