European Union – Rules on competition. The General Court of the European Union dismissed the application by Corporación Empresarial de Materiales de Construcción, SA (Corporacion) for annulment of art 1(2) and art 2 of Commission Decision C(2012) 1965 final relating to proceedings under art 101 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union and art 53 of the European Economic Area Agreement. The General Court decided that the European Commission had not infringed art 25(1)(b) of Council Regulation (EC) No 1/2003 on the basis that the fine it had imposed on Corporacion had been adopted within the five-year limitation period provided for in art 25(1)(b) of that regulation.