Despite improving in recent years, Greece has had more cases than any other with the Court over the last five years; specifically, 22 cases, with 18 opened between 2014 and 2016. Germany is next, with 17 new cases, then Poland and Spain (both with 16 new cases), Italy (14), Portugal (13) and Belgium (12). Between 2014 and 2018, the total number of new cases which reached the Court was 223.
The European court of justice may impose financial sanctions against Member states when failing to fulfill specific obligations.
(ultimo aggiornamento: giovedì 3 Ottobre 2019)