European Court reports
Reports of Cases before the Court of Justice and the Court of First Instance or the European Court Reports provide the only authentic texts of judgments of the Court of Justice and opinions of the Advocates General.
The cases are published by date of the judgments.
ECJ cases are reported in Section I, those from the CFI in Section II. Since 1994, staff cases are separately published in Reports of European Community Staff Cases (ECR-SC).
Our EDC receives this collection in all official languages except for Swedish and Finnish - CE/04.01.00 021 ZREC
Recent case law can be found on the website of the Court of Justice which contains Opinions and Judgments of the Court delivered since June 1997.
How can I find the ECR reference ?
If you know the number of a case or the name of the parties, you can make use of following tool :
Index A-Z : numerical and alphabetical index of cases before the Court of Justice of the European Communities since 1953 - available on paper (CE/04.01.00 021 ZRIN) and on Internet.
annotation of judgments
Following publication gives the references to published legal literature relating to the judgments of the Court of Justice and of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities :
Notes : références des notes de doctrine aux arrêts de la Cour de justice et du Tribunal de première instance des Communautés européennes (only in French)