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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

Stricter Penalties for Insider Trading Proposed by the Parliament (September 13, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On September 10, 2013, the European Parliament endorsed a draft Regulation on Insider Dealing and Market ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Securities
Jurisdiction: European Union

EU Deems Anti-Dumping Duties on Steel imports from China Discriminatory (September 13, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On August 16, 2013, the European Union (EU) requested that the World Trade Organization (WTO) in ...

Topic: Foreign trade and international finance
Jurisdiction: European Union; China; World Trade Organization

Temporary Ban on Pesticides Harmful to Bees Challenged (September 09, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

In August 2013, Syngenta, a Swiss agrochemical company, and Bayer, a German agrochemical company, initiated legal ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Regulation on Biocides (September 04, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On September 1, 2013, a new European Union Regulation on Biocides entered into force. Biocides are ...

Topic: Environmental protection; Workers safety and health
Jurisdiction: European Union

Commission Gives Green Light to Proposed Merger Between Two U.S. Air Carriers (August 08, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On August 5, 2013, the European Commission approved a proposed merger between US Airways Group and ...

Topic: Aviation and airports; Commerce; Transportation and public works
Jurisdiction: European Union

EU Adds Hezbollah Military Wing to Terrorist List (July 24, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On July 22, 2013, the European Union's 28 foreign ministers, at a meeting held in Brussels ...

Topic: Terrorism
Jurisdiction: European Union

More Stringent Rules on Cigarettes Proposed (July 23, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On July 10, 2013, the European Parliament's Committee on Environment and Public Health endorsed new, stricter ...

Topic: Tobacco and smoking
Jurisdiction: European Union

Revision of Flight Restrictions and Rest Requirements for Pilots (July 17, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On July 12, 2013, the Council of the European Union endorsed new rules proposed by the ...

Topic: Aviation and airports
Jurisdiction: European Union

Lithuania in Charge of European Council Presidency (July 12, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On July 1, 2013, Lithuania assumed the rotating Presidency of the European Council for the first ...

Topic: Executive power
Jurisdiction: European Union; Lithuania

EU Challenges Russia Before WTO (July 12, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On July 9, 2013, the European Union (EU) filed a request with the World Trade Organization ...

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

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Last updated: April 17, 2014