Sandra Brožová

EU non-contractual liability for damage in recent cases before the Court of Justice of the EU

Jurisprudence 6/2014 Section: Articles Page: 20-25

Keywords: extracontractual liability, Court of Justice of the EU, loss of chances, damage

Abstract: The article deals with the non-contractual liability of the European Union for damage, which is enshrined in primary law and further developed in the case law of the Court of Justice of the EU. It analyses in detail the specific conditions of admissibility of an action for damages and compares them with the responsibility of international organizations in public international law. Various forms of damage are further discussed, including loss of chances, and the possible future development of non-contractual liability is considered.