The ECHR judgment of 11 January 2018 in the case of Bebutov and Others v. Russia (applications N 36325/05, 2548/10, 72800/11, 18356/13, 6536/14 and 38045/14).
The applicants successfully complained about the applicants' failure to comply with the decisions of the courts of the Russian Federation or the delay in their execution, the applicants also pointed out that they did not have an effective remedy in this regard. There has been a violation of the requirements of Article 6 § 1 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms and Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 to the Convention.
In 2005, 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014, the applicants were assisted in the preparation of applications. Subsequently, the applications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaints, the applicants (14 persons) complained of non-enforcement of the decisions of the courts of the Russian Federation or delay in their execution. The applicants also pointed out that they did not have an effective remedy in this regard.
On 11 January 2018, on the basis of complaints filed by the applicants, the Court unanimously held that in this case the Government violated the requirement of Article 6 § 1 of the Convention (the right to a fair trial), Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 (protection of property) and that there is no need to consider a complaint under Article 13 of the Convention (the right to an effective remedy), obliging the respondent State to enforce these judgments and to pay applicants EUR 32,500 in interest.