Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 180 (Jul)
Court: Court of Justice of the European Communities
Judge:

Judges Rodrigues Iglesias (President), Jann (Rapporteur), Macken, Von Bahr (Presidents of Chambers), Gulmann, Edward, La Pergola, Schintgen, Skouris, Cunha Rodrigues and Timmermans

Judgment Dates: 11 July 2002

Catchwords

European Community - Workers - Freedom of movement - Citizenship of the Union - Principle of non-discrimination - National legislation granting right to tideover allowances to its nationals on condition that they had completed secondary education in educational establishment in own Member State - National seeking first employment having completed her secondary education in educational establishment in another Member State - Whether Community law precluding Member State from refusing to grant tideover allowance on sole ground that applicant completed her secondary education in another Member State - Article 39 EC (formerly EC Treaty art 48) - Council Regulation (EEC) 1612/68.

The Case

Community law precluded a member state from refusing to grant tideover allowance to one of its nationals, a student seeking her first employment, on the sole ground that the student completed her secondary education in another member state.

Practice Areas

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