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Germany: Age-based notice periods may be incompatible with EU law

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    Advocate General's opinion in Seda Kücükdeveci v Swedex GmbH & Co KG C-555/07 (0 other reports)

In an opinion published on 7 July 2009, an Advocate General at the European Court of Justice (ECJ) indicated that a German provision that does not count service before the age of 25 when calculating service-related notice periods is incompatible with EU law.

ECJ Advocates General draw up opinions on cases for the full Court.