IEU Legal & Corporate Telegram 17 July 2019

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FINNISH EU PRESIDENCY: 

  • Finnish Council Presidency priorities debated in plenary +++ 
  • Speech by Vice-President Katainen on behalf of President Juncker at the Plenary Session of the European Parliament on the Finnish Presidency of the Council of Ministers +++ 
  • S&D: The EU is at a crossroads. The Finnish presidency will contribute to creating a more sustainable Europe for a sustainable future +++ 

NEXT EU COMMISSION: 

  • EP Text adopted - Election of the President of the Commission - P9_TA-PROV(2019)0002 - Tuesday, 16 July 2019 - Strasbourg - Provisional edition +++ 
  • Präsident Juncker gratuliert Ursula von der Leyen zu ihrer Wahl als designierte Kommissionspräsidentin +++ 
  • S&D: Von der Leyen must act quickly on commitment to fix EU asylum system and save lives in the Mediterranean +++ 
  • Hessens Europaministerin Lucia Puttrich: „Die EU erhält eine hervorragende Präsidentin, um die anstehenden Herausforderungen zu meistern“ +++ 
  • Marcel Fratzscher: „Es ist gut, dass Ursula von der Leyen verspricht, deutsche Tabus zu brechen“ - DIW +++ 
  • WKÖ zu Ursula von der Leyen als EU-Kommissionspräsidentin: EU braucht Fokus auf Wettbewerbsfähigkeit, Digitalisierung und Nachhaltigkeit +++ 

AMAZON

  • EU Commission opens investigation into possible anti-competitive conduct of Amazon
  • Bundeskartellamt obtains far-reaching improvements in the terms of business for sellers on Amazon’s online marketplaces
  • EVP/CDU/CSU zum EU-Verfahren gegen Amazon

BREXIT

  • Exiting the European Union - House of Commons - Select Committee

MERGERS

  • EU Commission clears the acquisition of joint control over Norled by CapMan and CBRE
  • EU Commission clears the creation of a joint venture between Chr. Hansen and Lonza
  • EU Commission clears the acquisition of Nestlé Skin Health by EQT Fund Management
  • EU Commission clears the acquisition of Vivat by Apollo
  • La Commission européenne autorise l'acquisition de B&B Hotels par Goldman Sachs

RULE OF LAW

  • EU Commission: Strengthening the rule of law through increased awareness, an annual monitoring cycle and more effective enforcement
  • EU Commission takes a new step to protect judges in Poland against political control

EPPO

  • EPP Group reiterates support for Kövesi as Chief Prosecutor

INFORMAL JHA COUNCIL

  • EU Commissioners Avramopoulos, Jourová and King in Helsinki for informal meeting of Justice and Home Affairs Ministers
  • EU home affairs ministers discussed a temporary disembarkation scheme for the Mediterranean
  • Anna-Maja Henriksson: Common EU justice area – 20 years of work for safe and smooth everyday life

EU OMBUDSMAN

  • Latest decisions and documents by the EU Ombudsman
  • Decision of the European Ombudsman concerning complaint 954/209/MMO against the European Commission on how that institution dealt with a complaint against Luxembourg for alleged failure to comply with the Medical Devices Directive 2007/47/EC [PMO(2019)2386148]
  • Reply to the proposal of the European Ombudsman for a solution in case 129/2019/MIG on the European Commission’s refusal of public access to documents concerning the expenses incurred in relation to the official visit of a Commissioner to the United States of America
  • Proposal of the European Ombudsman for a solution in case 129/2019/MIG on the European Commission’s refusal of public access to documents concerning the expenses incurred in relation to the official visit of a Commissioner to the United States of America
  • Decision in case 648/2019/MIG on the European Parliament’s refusal to grant public access to a legal opinion concerning the contractual situation of language instructors working in the European Parliament
  • Decision in case 595/2019/TE on how the European Parliament dealt with a request for public access to documents relating to a South Africa-European Union Inter-Parliamentary Meeting
  • Decision in case 1823/2018/FP on the European Anti-Fraud Office’s refusal to disclose a final report on an investigation concerning the awarding of a tender in Albania
  • Decision of the European Ombudsman in the above case on the European Commission’s alleged failure to certify to national authorities the employment periods of a former EURATOM staff member for pension purposes

ETHICAL FRAMEWORK

  • EU Auditors: upcoming report on ethical frameworks in main EU institutions

EU COMMISSION REGISTER

  • SJ
  • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION portant approbation de pouvoirs dans des affaires contentieuses devant la Cour de justice et le Tribunal
  • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION portant approbation de pouvoirs dans des affaires contentieuses devant la Cour de justice et le Tribunal
  • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION portant approbation de pouvoirs dans des affaires contentieuses devant la Cour de justice et le Tribunal
  • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION portant approbation de pouvoirs dans des affaires contentieuses devant la Cour de justice et le Tribunal
  • COMMISSION DECISION on an application to intervene by the Commission
  • COMMISSION DECISION on an application to intervene by the Commission

SG

  • Proposition de règlement du Parlement européen et du Conseil relatif à un cadre de gouvernance pour l’instrument budgétaire de convergence et de compétitivité pour la zone euro
  • COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE EUROPEAN COUNCIL, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS Strengthening the rule of law within the Union A blueprint for action
  • Demande d'agrément pour remplacer le Chef de la Mission de la République de Zambie auprès de l'Union européenne et auprès la Communauté européenne de l'Energie atomique
  • OJ 2304 - Actes adoptés et authentifiés
  • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure de délégation le 16 juillet 2019
  • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure d'habilitation le 16 juillet 2019
  • Addendum à la NJ /3 du 17/07/19
  • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure écrite le 17 juillet 2019

DG COMP

  • Commission Decision pursuant to Commission Regulation (EC) No 773/2004
  • Commission decision pursuant to Council Regulation (EC) No 1/2003

DG JUST

  • Communication de la Commission au Parlement européen et au Conseil Les règles en matière de protection des données comme instrument pour créer un climat de confiance dans l’UE et au-delà – bilan
  • Rapport de la Commission au Parlement européen et au Conseil sur l’évaluation des risques de blanchiment de capitaux et de financement du terrorisme pesant sur le marché intérieur et liés aux activités transfrontières
  • Communication de la Commission au Parlement européen et au Conseil sur le blanchiment de capitaux et le financement du terrorisme au sein de l’UE – Une approche globale


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