IEU MONITORING: Legal & Corporate Telegram 21/3/2018


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BREXIT: 

  • EU Commission decides not to register European Citizens' Initiative entitled 'British friends – stay with us in the EU' +++ 
  • The withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Article 50 TEU) - Committee on Constitutional Affairs +++ 
  • EU Commission Notice to stakeholders: withdrawal of the United Kingdom and EU legislation in the field of electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions +++ 
  • EU Commission Notice to stakeholders: withdrawal of the United Kingdom and EU legislation in the field of geo-blocking 
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TAXATION

  • Digital Taxation: EU Commission proposes new measures to ensure that all companies pay fair tax in the EU
  • Fair Taxation: EU Commission puts in place first EU counter-measures on listed non-cooperative tax jurisdictions
  • EU Commission Q&A on a Fair and Efficient Tax System in the EU for the Digital Single Market
  • Remarques introductives du Commissaire Moscovici à la conférence de presse sur les nouvelles propositions pour fiscalité juste et effective de l'économie du numérique
  • EU Commission Consultation: Fair taxation of the digital economy (I)
  • EU Commission Consultation: Fair taxation of the digital economy (II)
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TAXATION - REACTIONS

  • France: Ministere de l’Economie et des Finances:  COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE CONJOINT DU G5 SUR LA TAXATION DU NUMERIQUE PAR LA FRANCE, L'ALLEMAGNE, L'ITALIE, L'ESPAGNE ET LE ROYAUME-UNI
  • EPP Group wants to tax digital business where the user is
  • EVP/CSU zu Sanktionen gegen Steueroasen
  • EVP/CSU: Auch Internetkonzerne müssen Steuern zahlen!
  • It is high time to tax digital multinationals, long-term measures should remain our goal, say S&Ds
  • Europa-SPD: „Kein Steuerfreifahrtschein mehr für Google, Facebook & Co.“ - EU-Kommission schlägt Digitalsteuer vor
  • Europa-FDP: Digitalsteuer-Vorschlag bedient kurzsichtige populistische Instinkte
  • ECR on digital tax: Global problem that needs a global solution
  • Die Grünen: Besteuerung von Internetunternehmen: Kein Freifahrtschein für Google und Co.
  • Businesseurope: Digital taxation should be based on OECD agreement
  • Digital tax: retailers and wholesalers call for global solutions and level playing field - Eurocommerce
  • DIHK-Präsident Eric Schweitzer zu Plänen der EU-Kommission für eine neue EU-Steuer auf internetbasierte Werbe- und Vermittlungsleistungen
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MERGERS

  • Mergers: EU Commission clears Bayer's acquisition of Monsanto, subject to conditions
  • Europa-SPD: "Monsanto-Übernahme bringt Agrarmarkt in Schieflage"
  • Die Grünen zur Bayer-Monsanto-Übernahme: Giftige Entscheidung für die europäische Demokratie (I)
  • Die Grünen: Bayer-Monsanto-Deal - Chemiehochzeit ohne Zukunft!  (II)
  • GUE/NGL: MEPs slam Commission approval of Bayer-Monsanto deal
  • Mergers: EU Commission clears joint-venture between Marubeni-Itochu and Sumitomo Corporation
  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of YOOX Net-a-Porter by Richemont
  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of Pro bAV Pensionskasse by Frankfurter Leben Holding
  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of joint control of Bayport Polymers by Borealis, Nova and Total
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ANTITRUST

  • Antitrust: EU Commission fines eight producers of capacitors €254 million for participating in cartel
  • Statement by EU Commissioner Vestager on Commission decision to give conditional approval to Bayer's plans to buy Monsanto and decision fining producers of capacitors €254 million for participating in a cartel
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COMPANY REPORTING

  • EU Commission Consultation: Fitness check on the EU framework for public reporting by companies
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EU PARTIES

  • Parliament backs new rules to make EU political parties truly European
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EU OMBUDSMAN

  • European Ombudsman response to the questionnaire concerning public consultation on the transparency and sustainability of the EU risk assessment model in the food chain (DG Sante, directorate D, unit D1) - Contribution from the European Ombudsman
  • Letter to the President of the European Commission Mr Jean- Claude Juncker
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EU COMMISSION REGISTER

  • SECRETARIAT-GENERAL
    • REPORT FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND THE COUNCIL Report on the application of Regulation (EU) No 211/2011 on the citizens' initiative
    • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2017/6330.
    • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2017/5479.
    • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2017/4598
    • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2017/4598
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Camera Deputaților (RO) - COM(2017) 542 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Assembleia da República (PT) - COM(2017) 538 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Camera Deputaților (RO) - COM(2017) 538 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Congreso de los Diputados/Senado (ES) - COM(2017) 538 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Congreso de los Diputados/Senado (ES) - COM(2017) 537 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Senato della Repubblica (IT) - COM(2017) 548 final
    • Lettres de mise en demeure non communication des mesures nationales d'exécution des directives: 153ème opération couvrant la période janvier - février 2018 pour les vingt-huit États membres
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Congreso de los Diputados/Senado (ES) - COM(2017)660 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Vouli ton Ellinon (EL) - COM(2017) 571 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Assembleia da República (PT) - COM(2017) 571 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Senát (CZ) - COM(2017)571 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Congreso de los Diputados/Senado (ES) - COM(2017) 571 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Sénat (FR) - COM(2017) 660 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Camera Deputaților (RO) - COM(2017) 358 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Assembleia da República (PT) - COM(2016)635
    • OJ 2248 - Actes adoptés et authentifiés
    • OP - Nouvel organigramme
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure de délégation le 20 mars 2018
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure d'habilitation le 20 mars 2018
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure écrite le 21 mars 2018
    • OJ 2248 - Liste des questions administratives et budgétaires diverses
  • LEGAL SERVICE
    • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION portant approbation de pouvoirs dans des affaires contentieuses devant le Tribunal
    • COMMISSION DECISION on an application to intervene by the Commission
    • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION relative à l'introduction d'un appel devant la Cour d'appel de Rome contre le jugement du 07.02.2018 du Tribunal de Rome
  • OLAF
    • COMMISSION DECISION concerning the adoption of the annual work programme and the financing of the Hercule III Programme in 2018
  • DG COMP
    • Décision de la Commission en vertu du règlement (CE) 1/2003.
  • DG TAXUD
    • Proposal for a COUNCIL DIRECTIVE on the common system of a digital services tax on revenues resulting from the provision of certain digital services
    • Proposal for a COUNCIL DIRECTIVE laying down rules relating to the corporate taxation of a significant digital presence
    • COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION relating to the corporate taxation of a significant digital presence
    • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document Fair taxation of the digital economy […]
    • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT IMPACT ASSESSMENT Fair taxation of the digital economy Accompanying the document Proposal for a Council Directive on the common system of a digital services tax on revenues resulting from the provision of certain digital services and Proposal for a Council Directive laying down rules relating to the corporate taxation of a significant digital presence
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