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C-381/14 and C-385/14 Jorge Sales Sinués v Caixabank SA and Youssouf Drame Ba v Catalunya Caixa SA (Catalunya Banc SA) – opinion of Advocate General

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Thanks to the Management Board of Polish Association of European Law we present you the opinion of Advocate General Maciej Szpunar on the joint cases C-381/14 and C-385/14 Jorge Sales Sinués v Caixabank SA and Youssouf Drame Ba v Catalunya Caixa SA (Catalunya Banc SA).

The joint cases concern the character of legal proceedings launched by an individual lawsuit and the group one, as well as the relation between them in the light of principle of priority, finding application in civil proceedings on the basis of Article 7 of directive 93/13/EWG on unfair clauses in consumer contracts.

The opinion is made available both in Polish (C_381_14 & C_385_14Sales Sinués PL) and French language as well (C_381_14 & C_385_14 Sales Sinués FR).