SYSTRAN : SYSTRAN :The Court of Justice sets aside the judgment in Case C-103/11P Commission v SYSTRAN SA and SYSTRAN Luxembourg

   SYSTRAN : SYSTRAN :The Court of Justice sets aside the judgment in Case          C-103/11P Commission v SYSTRAN SA and SYSTRAN Luxembourg SA          The Court of Justice sets aside the judgment in Case C-103/11P               Commission v SYSTRAN SA and SYSTRAN Luxembourg SA  Paris, France, April 18, 2013 - the  European Court of Justice sets aside  the  judgment of the European General Court ordering the European Commission to pay SYSTRAN a lump-sum  amount of  €12 million  as compensation  for the  material  damage sustained by it.  The European Court of Justice has declared that "the General Court should have declined jurisdiction  and  invited the  parties  to refer  to  the  competent  national courts, designated  by the various  contracts concerning the  SYSTRAN  machine translation system,  concluded by SYSTRAN  and the Commission"  (Press  release dated April 18, 2013 from the Court of Justice of the European Union).  Furthermore, the European  Court of Justice  has given final  judgment on  the  dispute and has declared and judged:  1.The judgement of the European General Court dated December 16, 2010 in the     case T-19/07 (SYSTRAN S.A. and SYSTRAN Luxembourg / Commission) is     annulled.      2.The action for damages of SYSTRAN SA and SYSTRAN Luxembourg is dismissed.      3.SYSTRAN S.A. and SYSTRAN Luxembourg will have to pay the cost incurred by     the European Commission before the European Court of Justice and also     before the European General Court.    The  European  Court  of  Justice  issued  a  press  release  summarising  the  judgement, available at http://curia.europa.eu/jcms/jcms/Jo2_16799/  The judgement is available at http://curia.europa.eu.  About SYSTRAN  SYSTRAN is  the  market  leading provider  of  language  translation  software  products and solutions for the desktop, enterprise and Internet.  Use of SYSTRAN products and  solutions enhance multilingual communication  and  increase user productivity. SYSTRAN delivers real-time language solutions  for  search, content  management, online  customer support,  intra or  intercompany  collaboration, and eCommerce.  With the ability to facilitate communication in 52+ language combinations  and  in 20 vertical  domains, SYSTRAN's software  is the choice  of leading  global  corporations, portals and public agencies. SYSTRAN has  been pioneering  advances in  machine translation  for over  four  decades.  Its   latest   achievement,   SYSTRAN  Hybrid   MT,   combines   the  predictability and language consistency of rule-based machine translation with the fluency of statistical MT.  SYSTRAN is headquartered in Paris, France with a North American office located in San Diego, California, USA.  SYSTRAN (Code  ISIN FR0004109197,  Bloomberg: SYST  NM, Reuters:  SYTN.LN)  is  listed on EuroNext Paris, Compartiment C.  For more information, visit www.systransoft.com    Contact    Dimitris SABATAKAKIS, Chairman & CEO Telephone: +33 (0)1 44 82 49 00 Fax: +33 (0)1 44 82 49 01 Email: sabatakakis@systran.fr  This     Press     Release     is     available     for     download      at:  http://www.systransoft.com/systran/investors/press-releases  SYSTRAN Commission 18-04-2013  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------  This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients.  The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.  Source: SYSTRAN via Thomson Reuters ONE HUG#1694219