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The Cypriot supreme court ruled as unconstitutional Friday four bills on bank foreclosures whose passage by parliament prompted international lenders to halt payments on the country's 10-billion-euro ($12.7-billion) bailout.
The head of the European Union's justice mission in Kosovo on Thursday said he took "very seriously" allegations that some top officials had taken bribes to drop criminal cases and vowed a thorough investigation.
More than 80 countries signed up to a deal that could help end banking secrecy Wednesday in what the sponsors hope will be a major step in the global battle against tax evasion and fraud.
The finance ministers of around 50 countries meet in Berlin on Wednesday to sign a deal they hope will put an end to banking secrecy and aid the worldwide fight against tax fraud and evasion.
The European Court of Human Rights has rejected the case brought by Britain's "Naked Rambler", saying his freedoms had not been transgressed by his multiple convictions for nudity.
The Council of the European Union and the European Parliament in Brussels are looking to recruit lawyer-linguists with the following main languages: Finnish, French, Portuguese, Romanian or Slovak.
Three of Russia's biggest lenders said Friday that they are taking the EU to court over sanctions imposed on them as part of measures aimed at forcing Moscow's cooperation in the Ukraine crisis.
Milieu Ltd are seeking to recruit an additional senior/principal legal advisor to compliment their team and maintain their continued growth.
Ex-IMF head Rodrigo Rato paid a three-million-euro court bond Wednesday over allegations of lavish spending on company expenses while he was an executive at a bailed-out bank, a judicial source said.
Milieu Ltd. is looking to recruit a Regulatory Impact Assessment Specialist/Economist.
Italy's financial police on Tuesday said they had broken up a ring of companies they believe used false accounting to defraud the state out of 1.7 billion euros of tax.
Limiting the number of migrants to Britain from within the European Union would be against EU law, outgoing Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso warned in London on Sunday.
Russian oil giant Rosneft and a close associate of President Vladimir Putin are fighting the EU in court over sanctions imposed on some of Russia's biggest companies, an official website indicated Friday.
A Spanish judge on Thursday ordered ex-IMF head Rodrigo Rato to pay a three-million-euro bond as a court probes allegations that former bank bosses spent millions on nightclubs, safaris and other treats using company credit cards.
A European court on Thursday ordered Brussels to remove Sri Lanka's Tamil Tigers from an EU terror list, but said the group's assets should stay frozen pending further legal action.
The EU launched legal action against Hungary on Thursday arguing that a ban on foreign ownership of land pushed through by the right-wing government of Viktor Orban was illegal.
Plans by Brussels to slash the red tape that businesses face could help keep Britain in the European Union, the man behind the proposals Edmund Stoiber said on Tuesday.
Budget Officer, European Agency for the operational management of large-scale information systems in the area of freedom, security and justice
Applicants are invited for the position of Budget Officer at the European Agency for the operational management of large-scale information systems in the area of freedom, security and justice (eu-LISA).