The following judges of the Court of Justice have had their appointments renewed for six years until October 6th, 2012:
Mr Peter Jann,
Mr Christiaan Timmermans,
Sir Konrad Schiemann,
Mr Jiri Malenovsky,
Mr Antonio Tizzano,
Mr José Narciso da Cunha Rodrigues,
Mr Pranas Kuris,
Mr George Arestis,
Mr Anthony Borg Barthet and
Mr Egils Levits.
Mr Paolo Mengozzi was reappointed Advocate General until October 6th, 2012.
The following were appointed as Judges until October 6th, 2012:
Ms Pernilla Lindh, from the Court of First Instance, replacing Mr Stig von Bahr,
Mr Jean-Claude Bonichot, replacing Mr Jean-Pierre Puissochet, and
Mr Thomas von Danwitz, replacing Ms Ninon Colneric.
Mr Yves Bot, was appointed Advocate general replacing Mr Philippe Léger.
According to the system of rotation of Advocates General by alphabetical order of the Member States:
Mr Ján Mazàk was appointed in place of Mr Leendert A. Geelhoed and
Ms Verica Trstenjak, from the Court of First Instance, was appointed in place of Ms Christine Stix-Hackl.
Meanwhile, at the Court of First Instance :
Mr Nils Wahl was appointed judge to replace Ms Pernilla Lindh and
Mr Miro Prek was appointed judge to replace Ms Verica Trstenjak.
Congratulations to all those appointed and a happy retirement to those leaving !
The terms of office of the members of the Court of First Instance can be found here.
There's a press release on all of this available here.