IEU Legal & Corporate Telegram 12 March 2019

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BREXIT: 

  • EU MEPs debate Brexit and upcoming EU summit on Wednesday morning +++ 
  • Key Brexit vote as 'meaningful vote' returns to the Commons - UK Parliament +++ 
  • UK Parliament: ‘Costly and time-consuming duplication’ in Brexit preparations +++ 
  • Attorney General's statement on Joint Instrument and Unilateral Declaration - UK Parliament +++ 
  • Brexit and transport: where do we stand? - UK Parliament +++ 
  • Brexit: Risky and rushed activity must not become ‘new normal’ - UK Parliament +++ 
  • EP Text adopted - Implementing decision on the launch of automated data exchange with regard to DNA data in the United Kingdom * - P8_TA-PROV(2019)0147 - Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - Strasbourg - Provisional edition
  • S&D: EU has done all it can on Brexit reassurances - question is now for the UK Parliament
  • S&Ds on Brexit: Work with Labour for a closer EU-UK relationship or put the question back to the people
  • Jens Geier, Vorsitzender der Europa-SPD zur Brexit-Abstimmung
  • Europa-SPD II: Das Unterhaus muss Verantwortung übernehmen - Verhandlungsspielraum der EU 27 ist ausgeschöpft
  • GUE/NGL: EU left frustrated by House of Commons chaos

TAXATION

  • EU Council revises its EU list of non-cooperative jurisdictions
  • EU Commission: EU updates list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions
  • EU Commission Q&A on the EU list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions
  • Statement von EVP/CSU zum Europaparlament und ENISA
  • Continuous pressure from S&D Group is showing results in reforming tax havens
  • S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann: We need a coalition of the willing for fair taxation
  • Die Grünen/EFA zu Steueroasen: Gemeinsame Schwarze Liste der EU zeigt Wirkung
  • Die Linke/GUE/NGL zur Schwarzen EU-Liste von Steueroasen: Der Biss fehlt

VAT

  • EU Commission welcomes agreement on new rules paving the way for better VAT collection on online sales

WHISTLE-BLOWERS

  • EU Parliament: First EU-wide protection for whistle-blowers agreed
  • EU Commission welcomes provisional agreement to better protect whistleblowers across the EU
  • EPP: Protection for whistleblowers with safeguards for companies
  • S&D: EU backs new rules to protect whistleblowers throughout the EU
  • Europa-SPD: Whistleblower werden europaweit geschützt - Parlament und Rat einigen sich auf Schutz von Hinweisgebern
  • Long-awaited EU standards agreed to better protect whistle blowers - ALDE
  • Einigung im Trilog: Durchbruch für den Schutz von Whistleblowern
  • Transparency International: Historic day for whistleblowers as EU agrees on pathbreaking legislation

CYBERSECURITY

  • EU Parliament adopts EU Cybersecurity Act to reinforce cybersecurity in the EU
  • EP Text adopted - EU Cybersecurity Act ***I - P8_TA-PROV(2019)0151 - Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - Strasbourg - Provisional edition
  • MEPs adopt Cybersecurity Act and want EU to counter IT threat from China
  • ALDE MEPs welcome adoption of the EU Cybersecurity Act - One of ENISA's first tasks must be the drafting of a cybersecurity scheme for 5G
  • Press briefing by EU Auditors: upcoming review of EU Cybersecurity Policy

ECRIS

  • EP Text adopted - Exchange of information on third country nationals and European Criminal Records Information System (ECRIS) ***I - P8_TA-PROV(2019)0148 - Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - Strasbourg - Provisional edition
  • Commit a crime in the EU and all EU authorities will know - EPP
  • Presse-Statement der EVP/CSU zum Strafregisternetzwerk ECRIS

MERGERS

  • EU Commission clears acquisition of Paul Street East by PSP, Allianz and Greystar
  • EU Commission clears the acquisition of Esterline by TransDigm

ECI

  • European Citizens' Initiative: EU Commission registers ‘Housing for All' initiative
  • EP Text adopted - European citizens’ initiative ***I - P8_TA-PROV(2019)0153 - Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - Strasbourg - Provisional edition
  • Europa-SPD: Bürgerfreundlicher und unbürokratischer - Parlament beschließt Reform der Europäischen Bürgerinitiative
  • Citizens' initiative: a welcome reform that includes youth said ALDE
  • Europa-Union Deutschland zur Europäische Bürgerinitiative: Weg frei für die Bürger
  • Democracy International: EU Parliament approves stronger European Citizens’ Initiative

CJEU

  • EU Advocate General Sharpston: There is no factor affecting the validity of the Regulation concerning the placing of plant protection products on the market
  • EU law does not preclude the loss of the nationality of a Member State and, consequently, the loss of citizenship of the EU, where the genuine link between the person concerned and that Member State is durably interrupted

EU COMMISSION REGISTER

  • SG
    • COMMUNICATION TO THE COMMISSION on the endorsement of the Instrument relating to the Agreement on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and the Joint Statement supplementing the Political Declaration setting out the framework for the future relationship between the European Union and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and their transmission to the European Council
    • Joint Communication to the European Parliament, the European Council and the Council on EU-China – A strategic outlook
    • OJ 2287 - Liste des points prévus à l'ordre du jour des prochaines réunions de la Commission
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure de délégation le 11 mars 2019
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure d'habilitation le 11 mars 2019
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure écrite le 12 mars 2019
    • Addendum à la NJ /1 du 11/03/19
    • OJ 2287 - Procédures écrites à signaler spécialement - période d’échéance du 11 au 15 mars 2019

EU PARLIAMENT REGISTER

  • Answer to a written question - Alitalia: history of state aid cases with the Commission and respect for the 'one time, last time' principle of the Guidelines (2014/C 249/01) and the market economy principle - E-006418/2018(ASW)
  • Answer to a written question - Independence of the President of the Hellenic Competition Commission - P-006369/2018(ASW)
  • Text adopted - Request for waiver of the immunity of Jean-Marie Le Pen - P8_TA-PROV(2019)0136 - Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - Strasbourg - Provisional edition
  • Text adopted - Request for waiver of the immunity of Monika Hohlmeier - P8_TA-PROV(2019)0135 - Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - Strasbourg - Provisional edition
  • Text adopted - Protocol amending the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data *** - P8_TA-PROV(2019)0142 - Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - Strasbourg - Provisional edition

EU COUNCIL REGISTER

  • St 7347 2019 Init - PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE (Part 1)
  • St 7362 2019 Init PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE (Part 2)
  • Xt 21012 2019 Init PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE (Art. 50)

EU CASE LAW

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