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A. Court of Justice of the European Union

aa. Sexual Orientation

more2 WWW6 J.K. v TP S.A. (C-356/21) | 12.01.2023 (sexual orientation cannot be a reason to refuse to conclude a contract with a self-employed worker)
more2 WWW6 V.M.A. v Stolichna obshtina, rayon „Pancharevo" (Grand Chamber) (C-490/20) | 14.12.2021 (recognition of same-gender parents for freedom of residence)
more2 WWW6 NH v Associazione Avvocatura per i diritti LGBTI – Rete Lenford (Grand Chamber) (C-507/18) | 23.04.2020 (homophobic statements of employer outside of recruitment process)
more2 WWW6 E.B. v Versicherungsanstalt öffentlich Bediensteter BVA (Grand Chamber) (C-258/17) | 15.01.2019 (pension discrimination based upon homophobic criminal conviction in 1974) (litigated by ECSOL-member Helmut Graupner)
 more2 WWW6 Relu Adrian Coman and Others v Inspectoratul General pentru Imigrӑri and Others (Grand Chamber) (C-673/16) | 05.06.2018 (same-sex marriage - "spouse" - freedom of residence) (litigated by ECSOL-member Robert Wintemute)

WWW6 F v Bevándorlási és Állampolgársági Hivatal (C-473/16) | 25.01.2018 (asylum – kind of investigations (in)admissible for establishing the sexual orientation of an asylum seeker)

more2 WWW6Dr David L. Parris v Trinity College Dublin, Higher Education Authority,  Department of Public Expenditure and Reform, Department of Education and Skills (C-443/15) | 24.11.2016 (requirement for survivors pensions that the employee's marriage/registered partnership must take place before retirement at a time when same-sex couples were legally unable to register their relationships)
more2 WWW6 Geoffrey Léger v Ministre des affaires sociales et de la santé, Établissement français du sang (C-528/13) | 29.04.2015 (blood donations - exclusion of men who have sex with men) (litigated by ECSOL-member Caroline Mécary)
more2 WWW6A, B & C v Staatssecretaris van Veiligheid en Justitie v Staatssecretaris van Veiligheid en Justitie (Grand Chamber) (C-148/13, C-149/13, C-150/13) | 02.12.2014 (asylum – kind of investigations (in)admissible for establishing the sexual orientation of an asylum seeker)
more2 WWW6 Hay v. Credit agricole mutuel | 12.12.2013 (direct employment discrimination of same-sex PACS-partners vs married couples)
more2 WWW6 X, Y & Z v Minister voor Immigratie en Asiel | 07.11.2013 (asylum – concealment of sexual orientation a reasonable request?)
more2 WWW6 Asociatia ACCEPT | 25.04.2013 (recruitment of football players)
more2 WWW6 Jürgen Römer v. Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg, judgment (Grand Chamber) | 10.05.2011 (registered partners - marriage - equal treatment) (litigated by ECSOL-member Helmut Graupner)
more2 WWW6Tadao Maruko v. VddB, judgment (Grand Chamber) | 01.04.2008 (registered partners - marriage - equal treatment) (litigated by ECSOL-member Helmut Graupner)
more2 PDF Graupner, The ECJ Römer Judgment - a first assessment more2PPT Powerpoint Version | 13.05.2011
more2 PDF Graupner, Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation in the ECJ's Rulings more2PPTPowerpoint Version | 30.06.2009

bb. Gender Identity

more2 WWW6 MB v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (C-451/16) | 26.06.2018 (divorce requirement for receiving a retirement pension)
more2 WWW6Sarah Margaret Richards v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (C-423/04) | 27.04.2006 (male-to-female transsexual denied pension at pension age for women - discrimination on the ground of sex, Dir 79/EEC)
more2 WWW6K.B. vs. National Health Service Pensions Agency (C-117/01) | 07.01.2004 (K.B. (female) & R (male after gender reassignment) banned from marriage - Such legislation precluded by Art. 141 EC)
more2 WWW6 P. vs. S. & Cornwall County Council (C-13/94) |  30.04.1996 (Dir 76/207/EEC precludes dismissal of a transsexual for a reason related to a gender reassignment)

B. General Court of the European Union

more2 WWW6 Commission v Anton Pieter Roodhuijzen | 05.10.2009 (unmarried partners - marriage - equal treatment)

C. Civil Service Tribunal

more2 WWW6 W. v. Commission | 14.10.2010 (household allowance for registered couple; exemption from marriage-requirement because homosexual contact is a criminal offence in the home-country of one partner)