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Day-After-Safe Harbor Action Plan
Posted on 6 Oct 2015 by Norton Rose Fulbright

by Boris Segalis , Marcus Evans and Jay Modrall As we have written extensively, the European Court of Justice’s (ECJ’s) ruling in the Schrems case on October 6, 2015 may effectively invalidate the US-EU Safe Harbor framework. While we believe... Read More

Free Download: Excerpt-European Competition Laws: Denmark
Posted on 29 Sep 2010 by Frank L. Fine

Until October 1, 2000, competition law in Denmark was based on the Competition Act of 1997, which entered into force on January 1, 1998. At the time that it was enacted, the Act represented a significant change in Danish competition law because it... Read More

U.S. and EU Restrictions on Doing Business with Iran
Posted on 18 Nov 2010 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

by Mark D. Herlach, Beverly J. Rudy, Christer L. Mossberg, Matthew L. Hazlett, Leanne Sobel, Christina J. Galus and Inna Zaltsman In recent months, there have been major developments regarding the economic sanctions imposed on Iran. In an effort... Read More

Beware if You Sell Online Products or Services to EU Residents: New EU Rules on Website Cookies and Data Breaches are in Effect
Posted on 9 Jun 2011 by GreenbergTraurig

View Media By: Heidi Salow | Erik Vollebregt In November 2009, the European Parliament amended the 2003 Privacy and Electronic Communications ("e-Privacy") Directive. These revisions have caused considerable uncertainty about... Read More

European Securities and Markets Authority Publishes Data on Approved and Passported Prospectuses
Posted on 11 Apr 2011 by David Gibbs

The European Securities and Markets Authority has published data on the amount of approved, sent and received prospectuses throughout the EU between 1 Jul 10-31st Dec 10. The last data (CESR/07-225) collected was between the period 1st July 05... Read More

Marco Mazzeschi on the Status of Implementation of the Blue Card Directive
Posted on 9 Dec 2013 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

by Marco Mazzeschi Excerpt: The EU directive 2009/50 of May 29, 2009 (the so called "Blue Card Directive") was approved to improve the EU's ability to attract highly qualified workers from third countries.The aim was not only to enhance... Read More

Greenberg Traurig European VAT, Customs and Trade Alert
Posted on 2 Jun 2011 by GreenbergTraurig

View Media Attachment By: Erik de Bie | Martin Ouwehand | Erik Zietse European Court of Justice rules on classification of set-top box and overrules Explanatory Notes to the Combined Nomenclature On April 14, the European Court of Justice... Read More