France, with the assist of the French Judo Federation and Related Disciplines will present all technical, human and materials assets to make sure the graceful operating of this University European Championship. 19 By writs of 27 February and 1 March 1996 Ms Deliège brought an action towards the LFJ, the LBJ and Mr Pacquée earlier than the Tribunal de Première Instance, Namur. She sought, first, a ruling that the system of selecting judokas for worldwide tournaments, as established by the foundations of the 2 abovementioned federations, was unlawful in that it empowers them to behave in a method which could encroach upon the suitable of judokas freely to supply services and upon their professional freedom, second, a reference to the Court of Justice for a preliminary ruling, third, the adoption of a delaying measure within the occasion of such a ruling being sought, and, lastly, an order that the LFJ and the LBJ pay her damages of BEF 30 million.
14 According to the national courtroom, Ms Deliège claims, on what appears, prima facie, to be an ample authorized foundation, that she have to be regarded as a provider of providers inside the that means of Articles fifty nine, 60 and 66 of the Treaty. The systematic requirement of a quota and choice at national degree would seem to represent a barrier to the liberty to pursue an activity of an economic nature. Furthermore, it can not reasonably be contended that the entry to competitions sought by Ms Deliège would imply that anyone could be allowed to take part in any tournament, since permission to compete might be open to anyone satisfying goal requirements when it comes to sporting expertise, as demonstrated by expertise in other comparable sports.
70 The prices incurred by the Belgian, Danish, German, Greek, Spanish, French, Italian, Netherlands, Austrian, Finnish, Swedish and Norwegian Governments, and by the Fee, which have submitted observations to the Court, are usually not recoverable. Since these proceedings are, for the events to the primary proceedings, a step in the proceedings pending before the nationwide court, the choice on costs is a matter for that courtroom.
2. Having regard to the targets of the Community, sport is subject to Community law only in so far as it constitutes an financial activity inside the meaning of Article 2 of the Treaty (now, after amendment, Article 2 EC). That applies to the professional or semi-skilled exercise of judokas, supplied that they’re working as employed individuals or offering services for remuneration and that the activity is real and effective and never reminiscent of to be considered purely marginal and ancillary.
This is already the 7th competitors that has been organised below the Judo Affiliation of Slovenia. This yr, we will try again to welcome you as best as we can. It has been exactly 20 years since we organised our first competition – the European Judo Championship for juniors in Ljubljana. Because of the massive variety of sport events in Maribor, our town is turning into the Slovenian capital of sports activities. Maribor also hosted European Championship for members in 2002.