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EFTA Court - Jurisdiction
... The EFTA Court’s Statute and its Rules of Procedure are modeled on those of the European Court of Justice ... The EFTA Court is in particular competent to decide on Actions brought by the EFTA Surveillance Authority against an EFTA State for infringement of the EEA Agreement or the Surveillance and Court Agreement ... The commencement of proceedings before the EFTA Court is preceded by a preliminary procedure conducted by the EFTA Surveillance Authority, which gives the EFTA ...

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