The ECtHR judgment of October 15, 2019 in the case of Konstantinov and Others v. Russia (application No. 15364/11 and two other applications).
In 2011, the applicants were assisted in preparing applications. Subsequently, the applications were consolidated and communicated by the Russian Federation.
The case has successfully examined applications of prolonged failure to enforce court decisions in favor of the applicants.
The case has violated paragraph 1 of Article 6 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (right to a fair trial) and Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 to the Convention (right to protect property).
In their applications, the applicants complained of a prolonged failure to enforce court decisions in their favor.
The Court unanimously ruled that in the present case the Government violated the requirements of Article 6 § 1 of the Convention (right to a fair trial) and Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 to the Convention (right to protection of property) in respect of all applicants.
On October 15, 2019, following applications by the applicants, the Court decided that the question of the application of Article 41 of the Convention (just satisfaction) was not ready for consideration, and had provided the parties with six months to submit additional information.