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Confidential information: The Court of Justice of the European Union allows the Commision to publish information from the documents provided by an undertaking seeking leniency excluding verbatim quotations from the statement made by a leniency applicant or any references to the source of the information (Evonik Degussa)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On 14 March 2017, the European Court of Justice delivered its judgment in case C-162/15 (Evonik Degussa GmbH v. European Commission). Even if the Court of Justice upholds the appellant's application in part by upholding the first ground of appeal and annulling accordingly the judgment of the Court of First Instance of 28 January 2015 (Evonik Degussa v Commission) and the decision of the Hearing Officer, holding that the Hearing Officer could not decline jurisdiction to reply to the objections to the proposed publication on the ground that compliance with the principles of protection of legitimate expectations and equal treatment went beyond the scope of

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Alain Ronzano, Confidential information: The Court of Justice of the European Union allows the Commision to publish information from the documents provided by an undertaking seeking leniency excluding verbatim quotations from the statement made by a leniency applicant or any references to the source of the information (Evonik Degussa), 14 March 2017, Concurrences N° 2-2017, Art. N° 84076, www.concurrences.com

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