14.10.2006   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 249/10


Judgment of the Court of First Instance of 30 May 2006 — Blom and Others v Commission

(Case T-87/94) (1)

(Action for damages - Non-contractual liability - Milk - Additional levy - Reference quantity - Producers who entered into a non-marketing undertaking - SLOM 1983 producers - Failure to resume production on expiry of the undertaking)

(2006/C 249/26)

Language of the case: Dutch

Parties

Applicants: J.C. Blom (Blokker, Netherlands) and the other applicants whose names appear in the annex to the judgment (represented by: initially H. Bronkhorst and E. Pijnacker Hordijk, lawyers, and subsequently by E. Pijnacker Hordijk)

Defendants: Council of the European Union (represented by: initially A. Brautigam and A.-M. Colaert, Agents, and subsequently by A.-M. Colaert) and Commission of the European Communities (represented by: initially T. van Rijn, Agent, assisted by H.-J. Rabe, lawyer, and subsequently by T. van Rijn)

Re:

Application for compensation, under Article 178 of the EC Treaty (now Article 235 EC) and the second paragraph of Article 215 of the EC Treaty (now the second paragraph of Article 288 EC), for damage allegedly suffered by the applicant as a result of his having been prevented from marketing milk by virtue of Council Regulation (EEC) No 857/84 of 31 March 1984 adopting general rules for the application of the levy referred to in Article 5c of Regulation (EEC) No 804/68 in the milk and milk products sector (OJ 1984 L 90, p. 13), as supplemented by Commission Regulation (EEC) No 1371/84 of 16 May 1984 laying down detailed rules for the application of the additional levy referred to in Article 5c of Regulation No 804/68 (OJ 1984 L 132, p. 11).

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:

1.

Dismisses the action, in so far as it was brought by Mr J.C. Blom;

2.

Orders the applicant to pay the costs;

3.

Reserves the disposal of the action in the same case, in so far as it was brought by the applicants whose names appear in the annex.


(1)  OJ C 90, 26.3.1994.