CJEU - T-68/14 / Judgment

Post Bank Iran v EU Council
Policy area
Foreign and security policy
Deciding body type
Court of Justice of the European Union
Deciding body
General Court (First Chamber)
Decision date
ECLI (European case law identifier)

Χάρτης των Θεμελιωδών Δικαιωμάτων της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης

  • CJEU - T-68/14 / Judgment

    Key facts of the case:

    Common foreign and security policy — Restrictive measures adopted against Iran with the aim of preventing nuclear proliferation — Freezing of funds — Plea of illegality — Article 46(2) of Regulation (EU) No 267/2012 — Article 215 TFEU — Article 20(1)(c) of Decision 2010/413/CFSP, as amended by Article 1(7) of Decision 2012/35/CFSP — Article 23(2)(d) of Regulation No 267/2012 — Fundamental rights — Articles 2 TEU, 21 TEU and 23 TEU — Articles 17 and 52 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights — Error of assessment — Equal treatment — Non-discrimination — Principle of sound administration — Obligation to state reasons — Misuse of powers — Legitimate expectations — Proportionality

    Results (sanctions) and key consequences of the case:

    THE GENERAL COURT (First Chamber) hereby: 

    1. Dismisses the action;
    2. Orders Post Bank Iran to pay the costs.