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15 November 2018, 21:54 CET

Latest business news about EU law, legal issues and the European Court of Justice

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Lawyer (Course Director) in European Human Rights (f/m/d), Academy of European Law

Posted by Stephanie Hoffmann at 03 August 2022, 15:40 CET |
Filed under: EU Law, human rights

The Academy of European Law (ERA) are looking for a Lawyer (Course Director) in European Human Rights (f/m/d) with special expertise and/or professional experience in the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU, the European Convention on Human Rights, in litigation before the CJEU and the ECtHR, and European institutional law.

Public Relations & Content Development Officer, Academy of European Law

Posted by Stephanie Hoffmann at 03 August 2022, 15:40 CET |
Filed under: EU Law

The Academy of European Law (ERA), a public foundation under private law and a leading partner of the European institutions, are looking for a Public Relations & Content Development Officer (f/m/d). Part-time (20 -25 hours per week).

New rules to better protect children caught in cross-border parental disputes - guide

Posted by EUbusiness at 02 August 2022, 22:39 CET |

New EU rules on cooperation between judicial authorities on cross-border disputes, such as custody, parental rights and child abduction ('Brussels IIb Regulation') came into force on 1 August 2022. The Regulation updates the existing rules on jurisdiction, recognition and enforcement of decisions in matrimonial and parental responsibility matters to better protect the needs of the child.

EU takes action against UK for not complying with Brexit Protocol

EU takes action against UK for not complying with Brexit Protocol

Posted by EUbusiness at 23 July 2022, 00:10 CET |
Filed under: EU Law, Brexit, Headline2, Britain

The Commission launched four new infringement procedures against the United Kingdom Friday for not complying with significant parts of its Protocol on Ireland / Northern Ireland.

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EU Commission infringement procedures against UK - guide

Posted by EUbusiness at 23 July 2022, 00:05 CET |
Filed under: EU Law, Brexit, Britain

The European Commission launched four new infringement procedures against the United Kingdom Friday for not complying with significant parts of the Protocol on Ireland / Northern Ireland.

July 2022 infringements package: key decisions

Posted by EUbusiness at 15 July 2022, 23:14 CET |
Filed under: EU Law

In its regular package of infringement decisions, the European Commission pursues legal action against EU Member States for failing to comply with their obligations under EU law. These decisions, covering various sectors and EU policy areas, aim to ensure the proper application of EU law for the benefit of citizens and businesses.

Poland, Hungary in spotlight over judicial independence

Poland, Hungary in spotlight over judicial independence

Posted by EUbusiness at 13 July 2022, 22:30 CET |
Filed under: EU Law, Hungary, Poland, Headline2

Against the backdrop of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the EU's annual Rule of Law Report, published Wednesday, highlights lack of action on the issues of judicial independence and corruption.

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Rule of Law Report 2022 - guide

Posted by EUbusiness at 13 July 2022, 22:25 CET |
Filed under: EU Law

The European Commission published on 13 July the third annual Rule of Law Report. The report comes in the context of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, which further showcased the importance of upholding democratic values, human rights and the rule of law.

EU moves to stop illicit flows of crypto assets

EU moves to stop illicit flows of crypto assets

Posted by EUbusiness at 30 June 2022, 22:17 CET |
Filed under: Headline, Finance, Crime

The EU Parliament and Council reached a provisional deal Thursday to ensure transfers of crypto-assets can be traced and identified to prevent money laundering, terrorist financing and other crimes.

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EU starts new legal action against UK for breaking international law

EU starts new legal action against UK for breaking international law

Posted by EUbusiness at 15 June 2022, 18:45 CET |
Filed under: EU Law, Headline, Brexit, Britian

The European Commission began legal action against the United Kingdom Wednesday for not complying with significant parts of its Protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland.

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EU infringement proceedings against UK over Protocol

Posted by EUbusiness at 15 June 2022, 18:34 CET |
Filed under: EU Law, Brexit, Britain

The European Commission launched infringement proceedings against the UK on 15 June for breaking international law and provides further details on possible solutions to facilitate the movement of goods between Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

EU proposes tougher rules on assets of oligarchs

EU proposes tougher rules on assets of oligarchs

Posted by EUbusiness at 25 May 2022, 23:17 CET |
Filed under: Headline, Ukraine, Russia, Crime

The European Commission proposed Wednesday new EU-wide rules on freezing and confiscating the assets of criminals and oligarchs who violate sanctions imposed against them.

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May 2022 infringements package: key decisions

Posted by EUbusiness at 19 May 2022, 17:05 CET |
Filed under: EU Law, Competition

In its regular package of infringement decisions, the European Commission pursues legal action against EU Member States for failing to comply with their obligations under EU law. These decisions, covering various sectors and EU policy areas, aim to ensure the proper application of EU law for the benefit of citizens and businesses.

EU mulls tougher law on environmental liability

EU mulls tougher law on environmental liability

Posted by EUbusiness at 12 May 2022, 23:15 CET |

The EU Commission launched a consultation Thursday on the Environmental Liability Directive, the EU framework to prevent and remedy damage to land, water and biodiversity based on the 'polluter pays' principle.

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EU strategy to make Internet safer for children

EU strategy to make Internet safer for children

Posted by EUbusiness at 11 May 2022, 23:35 CET |
Filed under: Internet, Headline2, Consumer, Crime

The EU adopted Wednesday a new European strategy for 'a Better Internet for Kids', aiming to improve age-appropriate digital services and ensure every child is protected, empowered and respected online.

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New rules to fight child sexual abuse

Posted by EUbusiness at 11 May 2022, 23:47 CET |
Filed under: Internet, Crime

The European Commission proposed on 11 May new EU legislation to prevent and combat child sexual abuse online.

New European strategy for a Better Internet for Kids

Posted by EUbusiness at 11 May 2022, 23:22 CET |
Filed under: Internet, Crime

The European Commission adopted on 11 May a new European strategy for a Better Internet for Kids (BIK+), to improve age-appropriate digital services and to ensure that every child is protected, empowered and respected online.

EU to bolster financial sector's defence against cyber-attacks

EU to bolster financial sector's defence against cyber-attacks

Posted by EUbusiness at 11 May 2022, 23:25 CET |
Filed under: Headline1, Banking, Finance, Crime

EU Parliament and Council provisionally agreed Tuesday to strengthen the IT security of Europe's financial sector, to ensure it can maintain resilient operations in any severe operational disruption.

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EU strengthens Eurojust role on war crimes

EU strengthens Eurojust role on war crimes

Posted by EUbusiness at 06 May 2022, 16:40 CET |
Filed under: Ukraine, Defence, Crime, Headline1, Russia

EU states adopted a mandate Friday on new rules which will allow the judicial cooperation agency Eurojust to preserve, analyse and store evidence relating to core international crimes, such as war crimes.

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EU's IP protection 'not as effective as it could be'

EU's IP protection 'not as effective as it could be'

Posted by EUbusiness at 26 April 2022, 22:35 CET |

The EU’s legal framework for protecting intellectual property, in particular in the EU Designs Directive and fees mechanism, is not as effective as it could be, the EU's auditors warned in a report Tuesday.

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