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Document 62011CN0016

Case C-16/11: Action brought on 11 January 2011 — European Commission v Republic of Estonia

OJ C 63, 26.2.2011, p. 24–24 (BG, ES, CS, DA, DE, ET, EL, EN, FR, IT, LV, LT, HU, MT, NL, PL, PT, RO, SK, SL, FI, SV)



Official Journal of the European Union

C 63/24

Action brought on 11 January 2011 — European Commission v Republic of Estonia

(Case C-16/11)

2011/C 63/43

Language of the case: Estonian


Applicant: European Commission (represented by: A. Alcover San Pedro and E. Randvere, acting as Agents)

Defendant: Republic of Estonia

Form of order sought

declare that, by failing to adopt all the necessary legal provisions to transpose Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 March 2007 establishing an Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the European Community, (1) or by failing to notify them to the Commission, the Republic of Estonia has failed to fulfil its obligations under the directive;

order the Republic of Estonia to pay the costs.

Pleas in law and main arguments

The period for transposing the directive into national law expired on 15 May 2009.

(1)  OJ 2007 L 108, p. 1.