Western and Central Europe

EU Fines Qualcomm €997 Million for Breaching Antitrust Rules (January 24, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On January 24, 2018, the EU's Commission on Competition announced a €997 million antitrust fine against Qualcomm

European Court of Justice Rules Uber is a Transportation Service and May be Regulated as Such (December 20, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On December 20, 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled in

European Court of Justice Holds Luxury Brands Can Prohibit Retailers from Selling Products on Websites like Amazon (December 6, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On December 6, 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled in Coty Germany GmbH v.

European Court of Human Rights Rules Georgia Breached Rights of Former Prime Minister due to Unjustified Pre-Trial Detention (November 28, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On November 28, 2017, the European Court of Human Rights ruled in Merabishvili v.

The Catalan Referendum on Independence: A Constitutional Conundrum

The consequences of the referendum on independence, held in Catalonia on October 1, 2017, have given rise to a broad debate and are still to be assessed in their entirety. In fact, the vote was just the last of a decade-long series of moves by the Catalan government and parliament, and counter-moves on the Spanish side,[1] putting the Spanish democracy and all of its branches of government under stress as never before in its recent history.

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21
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16
Author: 
Sabrina Ragone
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European Court of Human Rights Rules Monitoring Employee’s Electronic Communication Violated Right to Privacy (September 5, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On September 5, 2017, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights reversed a chamber decision and ruled in B

European Court of Justice Rules Minimum Height Requirement for Police Academy Discriminatory Against Women (October 18, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On October 18, 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union