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05/04/2001

Opinion in case C-493/99 - Commission of the European Communities v Federal Republic of Germany

Action for failure to fulfil obligations


Failure by a Member State to fulfil its obligations - Articles 52 and 59 of the EC Treaty (now, after amendment, Articles 43 EC and 49 EC) - National legislation on the contracting out of labour in the construction industry - Exclusion of undertakings not party to a collective agreement for that industry and not having an establishment in the Member State in which services are to be provided – Proportionality

author(s): Court of Justice of the EU / Advocate General Ruiz-Jarabo Colomer
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