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CJE/07/65

17 September 2007

Press and Information
PRESS RELEASE n° 65/07

Marc Jaeger has been elected president of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities

Following the partial renewal of Members of the Court of First Instance[1], Marc Jaeger, judge at the Court since 11 July 1996, has been elected president of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities for the period from 17 September 2007 to 31 August 2010.

Under Article 7 of the Rules of Procedure of the Court of First Instance “The Judges shall, immediately after the partial replacement provided for in Article 224 of the EC Treaty and Article 140 of the EAEC Treaty, elect one of their number as President of the Court of First Instance for a term of three years.”

Marc Jaeger

Born 1954; lawyer; attaché de justice, delegated to the Public Attorney's Office; Judge, Vice-President of the Luxembourg District Court; teacher at the Centre Universitaire de Luxembourg (Luxembourg University Centre); member of the judiciary on secondment, Legal Secretary at the Court of Justice from 1986; Judge at the Court of First Instance since 11 July 1996.

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This information for the press is also available on the website of the Court: http://curia.europa.eu/en/actu/communiques/index.htm
For further information please contact Christopher Fretwell
Tel: (00352) 4303 3355 Fax: (00352) 4303 2731


[1] See Press Release no. 64/07 of 17th September 2007


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