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Euro Zone Membership on January 1, 2015 (December 18, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

Lithuania, after a long and arduous process, has been found by the European Commission and the ...

Topic: Currency; Finance and financial sector
Jurisdiction: European Union; Lithuania

Agreements on Patents (December 17, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

In September 2014, Mexico's Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI) and the European Patent Office (EPO) signed ...

Topic: Intellectual property; International affairs; Patents; Treaties and International Agreements
Jurisdiction: European Union; Mexico; World Intellectual Property Organization

Plan to Contest Decision to End Ban on Tamil Tigers (October 23, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On October 16, 2014, the European Court of Justice annulled the European Council's 2006 listing of ...

Topic: International organizations; Judiciary; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: European Union; Sri Lanka

New Rules on Unaccompanied Minors Entering the EU Illegally (July 09, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On June 26, 2014, the European Commission adopted a proposal to amend EC Regulation No. 343/2003, ...

Topic: Asylum; Child welfare; Immigration; Undocumented immigrants
Jurisdiction: European Union

Draft Directive on Damage Claims by Victims of Antitrust Violations (June 30, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

In April 2014, the European Parliament adopted a proposal for a Directive regulating various aspects of ...

Topic: Commerce; Competition and antitrust; International organizations
Jurisdiction: European Union

Draft Directive on the Protection of Trade Secrets (June 12, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On May 26, 2014, the Competitiveness Council of the European Union adopted a common position on ...

Topic: Trade secrets
Jurisdiction: European Union

Central Bank Board Member Speaks on Bitcoin (June 06, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On May 19, 2014, Yves Mersch, an executive board member of the European Central Bank, in ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Currency; Internet
Jurisdiction: European Union

Russia Challenges EU Energy Laws Before WTO (May 06, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

In May 2014, the Russian Federation filed a formal complaint before the World Trade Organization (WTO) ...

Topic: International organizations
Jurisdiction: European Union

Commission Proposes New Standards Regulating Use of Civil Drones (April 30, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On April 4, 2014, the European Commission adopted a Communication entitled "A New Era for ...

Topic: Aviation and airports
Jurisdiction: European Union

Adoption of the Revised Tobacco Directive (April 24, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On March 14, 2014, the Council of the European Union endorsed the draft Tobacco Products Directive, ...

Topic: Consumer protection; Public health; Tobacco and smoking
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Regulation on Clinical Trials (April 17, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On April 14, 2014, a new regulation on the authorization of clinical trials was adopted at ...

Topic: Health; International organizations; Medical research
Jurisdiction: European Union

Parliament Endorses Stricter Rules on Personal Data Protection (March 28, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On March 12, 2014, the European Parliament voted on a first reading of a major reform ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: European Union

Proposal to Prohibit Proprietary Trading by Banks (February 04, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On January 29, 2014, the European Commission adopted a proposal to prohibit proprietary trading by banks, ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Measures Adopted on Shale Gas Initiative (January 29, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

In January 2014, the European Commission put forward three measures to tackle the issue of hydrocarbon ...

Topic: Energy; Environmental protection; Oil and gas
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Recommendations to Prevent Radicalization (January 29, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On January 15, 2014, the European Commission adopted a new communication designed to improve the European ...

Topic: Terrorism
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Rules on the Generalized System of Preferences (January 16, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On January 1, 2015, a revised Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) came into force in the ...

Topic: Foreign trade and international finance; Tariffs
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Rules Proposed to Fight Tax Evasion (December 13, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

Tax evasion is a serious issue across the European Union; the European Commission estimates that the ...

Topic: Corporate income tax; Tax avoidance; Taxation
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Proposed Rules on Misappropriation of Trade Secrets (December 06, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On November 28, 2013, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a new directive on the ...

Topic: Intellectual property; Trade secrets
Jurisdiction: European Union

European Citizens Demand Ban on Animal Experimentation (November 12, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European ...

Topic: Animal protection; Animals
Jurisdiction: European Union

Trade Agreement (October 22, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On October 18, 2013, after lengthy negotiations between the European Union Commissioner on Trade, Karel De ...

Topic: International affairs; Foreign trade and international finance
Jurisdiction: Canada; European Union

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Last updated: December 18, 2014