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Trajan Shipley
25th October 2021
Competition & State Aid

Action challenging Commission decision refusing status as interested parties published

In PBL and WA v Commission (T-538/21), the General Court will hear an action for annulment against a decision by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition refusing the status as interested parties to a Futbol Club Barcelona fan club in Lyon, after they had requested the Commission to stop the signing of Lionel Messi as a Paris Saint-Germain player. 

The Commission’s contested decision denied the applicants the status of interested parties within the meaning of Article 24(2) of Regulation 2015/1589. The applicants now challenge such refusal and further request the General Court to order the Commission to compel the French Football Federation to immediately stop any distortion of competition and to comply with th


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