1.7.2006   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 154/15


Judgment of the Court of First Instance of 2 May 2006 — O2 (Germany) v Commission

(Case T-328/03) (1)

(Competition - Agreements, decisions and concerted practices - Notified agreement - Third generation of mobile telecommunications - Negative clearance - Individual exemption - Analysis of the situation in the absence of an agreement - Impact of the agreement on competition)

(2006/C 154/40)

Language of the case: English

Parties

Applicant: O2 (Germany) GmbH & Co. OHG, (Munich, Germany) (represented by: N. Green QC, K. Bacon, Barrister, and by B. Amory and F. Marchini Camia, lawyers)

Defendant: Commission of the European Communities (represented initially by: R. Wainwright, S. Rating and P. Oliver, and subsequently by É. Gippini Fournier, P. Hellström and K. Mojzesowicz, Agents)

Re:

Application for annulment of Articles 2 and 3(a) of Commission Decision 2004/207/EC of 16 July 2003 relating to a proceeding under Article 81 of the EC Treaty and Article 53 of the EEA Agreement (Case COMP/38.369: T-Mobile Deutschland/O2 Germany: Network Sharing Rahmenvertrag) (OJ 2004 L 75, p. 32)

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:

1.

Annuls Articles 2 and 3(a) of Commission Decision 2004/207/EC of 16 July 2003 relating to a proceeding under Article 81 of the EC Treaty and Article 53 of the EEA Agreement (Case COMP/38.369: T-Mobile Deutschland/O2 Germany: Network Sharing Rahmenvertrag) in so far as they imply that the clauses referred to in those articles fall within the scope of Article 81 EC and Article 53 of the EEA Agreement;

2.

Orders the Commission to pay the costs.


(1)  OJ C 275, 15.11.2003.