The case successfully examined the complaints of the applicants for the cancellation of judgments rendered in their favor by the results of disputes over pension payments, due to new circumstances in the form of explanations of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, as well as violation of property rights. The case involved violations of the requirements of Article 6 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms and Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 to the Convention.
In 2008, the applicants were assisted in the preparation of аpplications. Subsequently, the аpplications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaints, the applicants (five people) complained about the cancellation of the judgments rendered in their favor by the results of disputes over pension payments, in view of the new circumstances in the form of explanations of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation. Individual applicants complained of a violation of their property rights.
On 13 June 2017, on the basis of the complaints submitted by the applicants, the Court unanimously held that in this case the Government violated the requirement of Article 6 of the Convention (the right to a fair trial) in respect of all the applicants, Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 (right to property protection ) in respect of certain applicants and ordered the respondent State to pay the applicants EUR 9,500 as just satisfaction. The applicants were awarded various amounts ranging from 1,500 to 2,000 euros.
The ECHR judgment of 13 June 2017 in Tsarev and Others v. Russia (аpplications no. 39979/08, 43101/08 and 47759/08).