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20/06/2013

Judgment in case C-20/12 - Elodie Giersch and o. v État du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg

Request for a preliminary ruling from the tribunal administratif (Luxembourg)


Freedom of movement for persons – Equal treatment – Social advantages – Regulation (EEC) No 1612/68 – Article 7(2) – Financial aid for higher education studies – Condition of residence in the Member State granting the assistance – Refusal to grant the aid to students, who are European Union citizens not residing in the Member State concerned, whose father or mother, a frontier worker, works in that Member State – Indirect discrimination – Justification – Objective of increasing the proportion of residents with a higher education degree – Whether appropriate – Proportionality

author(s): Court of Justice of the EU
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