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New Law Criminalizes Denial of Genocide, Hate Speech, and Other Acts of Racism (September 24, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On September 4, 2014, the Greek Parliament adopted an amendment to Law No. 927/1979 on Combating ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against humanity; Freedom of speech; Genocide; Hate crimes
Jurisdiction: Greece

Measures Targeting Extreme-Right Party "Golden Dawn" (October 30, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

In the aftermath of the violent acts committed recently by members of the extreme-right political party ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Greece

Council of State Reverses Government (June 20, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On June 17, 2013, the Council of State, Greece's highest administrative court, ordered the re-opening of ...

Topic: Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Greece

Draft Bill on Fair and Speedy Trials (February 08, 2012) by Theresa Papademetriou

On January 30, 2012, the Greek Ministry of Justice, Transparency, and Human Rights submitted to Parliament ...

Topic: Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Greece

Judgment on Blocking Entry of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia into NATO (February 06, 2012) by Theresa Papademetriou

On December 5, 2011, the International Court of Justice (ICJ), in The Hague, Netherlands, issued its ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: Greece; International Court of Justice

Government Introduces New Special Tax on Real Estate (September 22, 2011) by Theresa Papademetriou

In order to deal with the ongoing financial crisis in Greece, the Greek government has imposed ...

Topic: Taxation
Jurisdiction: Greece

Firing of Employee for Surfing on Internet at Work (April 19, 2011) by Theresa Papademetriou

On April 19, 2011, the District Court of Athens upheld the decision of an airline company ...

Topic: Labor
Jurisdiction: Greece

New Proposal on Fighting Racism and Xenophobia (March 07, 2011) by Theresa Papademetriou

The Ministry of Justice, Transparency and Human Rights in Greece published on its website a new ...

Topic: Human rights
Jurisdiction: Greece

Update on Greece's Economic Reform (February 25, 2011) by Theresa Papademetriou

On February 11, 2011, members of the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the International ...

Topic: Economics and Public Finance
Jurisdiction: Greece

New Bill on Tax Evasion and Measures to Assist Greek Economy (January 31, 2011) by Theresa Papademetriou

On January 25, 2011, the Greek Ministry of Finance submitted to the legislature a new, much-anticipated ...

Topic: Taxation
Jurisdiction: Greece

Draft Law on Compensation of Victims of Intentional Violence (December 03, 2009) by Theresa Papademetriou

On November 26, 2009, the Greek Minister of Justice, Transparency, and Human Rights introduced a new ...

Topic: Human rights
Jurisdiction: Greece

Data Protection and Google Street View (May 15, 2009) by Theresa Papademetriou

Street View, a service offered by Google to its users in the United States and in ...

Topic: Communications
Jurisdiction: Greece

Draft Legislation to Promote Employment of Young Adults (March 23, 2009) by Theresa Papademetriou

In Greece, young adults up to 30 years of age are encountering serious problems in finding ...

Topic: Labor
Jurisdiction: Greece

Common Law Marriage (April 02, 2008) by Theresa Papademetriou

The Greek government's plan to introduce a bill that would grant more rights to unmarried couples ...

Topic: Families
Jurisdiction: Greece

Early Retirement and Removal of Judges from the Judiciary (February 02, 2008) by Theresa Papademetriou

Under the Greek Constitution, judges are appointed for life, with a mandatory retirement age of 65 ...

Topic: Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Greece

Bill to Protect Companies of National Strategic Importance (February 02, 2008) by Theresa Papademetriou

In January 2008, following in the footsteps of other European Union Member States, such as France, ...

Topic: Foreign investment
Jurisdiction: Greece

Use of Cameras During Demonstrations Allowed (December 02, 2007) by Theresa Papademetriou

During the 2004 Olympic Games, the Greek government spent close to €250 million (about US$359 million) ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Greece

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Last updated: September 24, 2014