Elections took place yesterday at the EU Court of Justice in order for the members to decide on the Judges that would undertake the President, Vice-President as well as Presidents of Chambers positions.
Mr. Vassilios Skouris has been re-elected President of the Court of Justice of the European Union. His service will last till the 6th October 2015. Mr. Skouris has been President of the Institution since October 2003.
Mr. Koen Lenaerts has been elected Vice-President of Justice of the European Union for the same three-year period as mr. Skouris. The post of the Vice-President was recently created after certain amendments to the Stature of the Court of Justice of the European Union in order to assist the President to fulfill his duties and take his place when needed.