Legal News

  1. Privacy International
    Principles of Community law
    Advocate General Campos Sánchez-Bordona: the means and methods of combating terrorism must be compatible with the requirements of the rule of law

  2. Rina
    Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
    Advocate General Szpunar proposes that the Court should rule that the victims of the sinking of a ship flying the Panamanian flag can bring an action for damages before the Italian courts against the Italian bodies which classified and certified that ship.

  3. Commission v Hungary (Transparence associative)
    Free movement of capital
    Advocate General Campos Sánchez-Bordona: the restrictions imposed by Hungary on the financing of civil organisations from abroad are not compatible with EU law

  4. The President and Members of the European Commission give a solemn undertaking before the Court of Justice of the European Union

  5. Puigdemont i Casamajó and Comín i Oliveres v Parliament
    Law governing the institutions
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  6. Facebook Ireland and Schrems
    Approximation of laws
    According to Advocate General Saugmandsgaard Øe, Commission Decision 2010/87/EU on standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data to processors established in third countries is valid

  7. Deutsche Umwelthilfe
    The coercive detention of persons at the head of the Land of Bavaria for the purpose of enjoining them to adopt measures to improve ambient air quality in Munich (such as a traffic ban in respect of certain diesel vehicles) can be ordered only if a national legal basis which is sufficiently accessible, precise and foreseeable in its application exists to that end and if the detention is proportionate

  8. Niki Luftfahrt
    An airline is liable for the harm caused by a spilt cup of hot coffee

  9. Airbnb Ireland
    Freedom of establishment
    France cannot require Airbnb to hold an estate agent’s professional licence as it did not notify the Commission of that requirement in accordance with the Directive on electronic commerce

  10. Junqueras Vies
    Privileges and immunities
    A person elected to the European Parliament acquires the status of Member of that institution at the time of the official declaration of the results and enjoys, from that time, the immunities attached to that status