Case C-529/13

Judgment of the Court

21 January 2015.

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Social policy — Directive 2000/78/EC — Article 2(1) and (2)(a) and Article 6(1) and (2) — Difference of treatment on grounds of age — Civil service — Pension scheme — National legislation precluding the taking into account of periods of school education completed before the age of 18




Case C-417/13

Judgment of the Court

28 January 2015

Request for a preliminary ruling – Oberster Gerichtshof – Interpretation of Article 19(1) TEU, of Articles 21 and 47, first paragraph, of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, and of Articles 2(1) and (2), 6(1), 7(1), 8(1), 16 and 17 of Council Directive 2000/78/EC of 27 November 2000 establishing a general framework for equal treatment in employment and occupation (OJ 2000 L 303, p. 16) – Remuneration of employees in the rail transport sector – Discriminatory rules of a Member State under which periods of services completed before the age of 18 are not taken into account for the purpose of determining remuneration – Adoption of new, non-discriminatory rules which take into account those periods of service by extending, retroactively and without financial compensation, the periods of service which determine remuneration