Google vs EU: a decade-long saga goes to court

By |februar 12th, 2020|Competition policy, European Court of Justice, Google, Margrethe Vestager, News|

Google and the EU have a big day in court Wednesday (12 February) as the search engine giant enters a new phase of a legal saga that began a decade ago.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Google vs EU: a decade-long saga goes to court

Polish parliament approves judge ‘muzzle law’, opposition denounces ‘coup d’état’

By |januar 24th, 2020|Andrzej Duda, Article 7, European Court of Justice, Malgorzata Gersdorf, News, Poland, rule of law|

Poland's parliament on Thursday (23 January) approved a controversial draft law aimed at disciplining judges who question government judicial reforms that the European Union says are out of step with the rule of law.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Polish parliament approves judge ‘muzzle law’, opposition denounces ‘coup d’état’

NGOs hail opinion urging EU court to annul Hungary’s restrictions on foreign financing

By |januar 14th, 2020|Article 7, civil society, European Court of Justice, Hungary, News|

Human rights watchdogs hailed on Tuesday (14 January) an opinion from the advocate general of the EU's top court which said restrictions imposed by Hungary on the financing of civil organisations from abroad breach EU law.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za NGOs hail opinion urging EU court to annul Hungary’s restrictions on foreign financing

Hungary’s law on NGO foreign funding is unlawful, says EU court adviser

By |januar 14th, 2020|European Court of Justice, Hungary, News, NGO, rule of law|

Hungary's law that requires civil organisations to disclose their foreign donors is in breach of European Union rules that protect the bloc's fundamental rights, a legal adviser to the EU's top court said on Tuesday (14 January).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Hungary’s law on NGO foreign funding is unlawful, says EU court adviser

Separatist MEPs bring Catalan conflict to the heart of EU democracy

By |januar 14th, 2020|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan conflict, European Court of Justice, European Parliament, News, Oriol Junqueras, Pedro Sanchez, right to inmunity, Spain|

Pro-independence Catalan leaders Carles Puigdemont and Toni Comin sat for the first time as members of the European Parliament on Monday (13 December), calling on the EU to take a stance on the political conflict currently gripping Spain. 

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Separatist MEPs bring Catalan conflict to the heart of EU democracy

‘Free Courts’ activists: Poland makes another big step towards Polexit

By |december 20th, 2019|European Court of Justice, News, Poland, Polish constitutional court, rule of law|

The Free Courts initiative is the last barricade that keeps the ruling PiS party from acquiring the absolute power in Poland, activists Sylwia Gregorczyk-Abram and Michał Wawrykiewicz said in an interview with EURACTIV Poland’s editor-in-chief Karolina Zbytniewska.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za ‘Free Courts’ activists: Poland makes another big step towards Polexit

EU Court: imprisoned Catalan-MEP elect had right to inmmunity

By |december 19th, 2019|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan crisis, European Court of Justice, European Parliament, News, Oriol Junqueras, right to inmunity|

Catalan leader Oriol Junqueras, who has been in provisional detention for over two years, had the right to immunity the moment he was elected as MEP, European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled on Thursday (19 December).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU Court: imprisoned Catalan-MEP elect had right to inmmunity

EU Court: imprisoned Catalan-MEP elect had right to inmmunity

By |december 19th, 2019|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan crisis, European Court of Justice, European Parliament, News, Oriol Junqueras, right to inmunity|

Catalan leader Oriol Junqueras, who has been in provisional detention for over two years, had the right to immunity the moment he was elected as MEP, European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled on Thursday (19 December).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU Court: imprisoned Catalan-MEP elect had right to inmmunity

Poles protest bill aimed at punishing judges

By |december 19th, 2019|Article 7, European Court of Justice, judicial reform, News, Poland, rule of law|

Thousands of people took to the streets across Poland Wednesday (18 December) to protest government proposals aimed at punishing judges critical of controversial judicial reforms.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poles protest bill aimed at punishing judges

Polish reform erodes judicial autonomy: top court

By |december 6th, 2019|Article 7, European Court of Justice, News, PiS, Poland|

Poland's Supreme Court ruled on Thursday (5 December) that a new judicial council charged with nominating and disciplining judges lacks independence, calling into question the government's court reforms.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Polish reform erodes judicial autonomy: top court