Monthly Archives: March 2015

FREE News: 31st March

The EU’s Maternity Leave Directive: The Council secretly rejects the EP’s olive branch (Statewatch): “Back in 2008, the Commission proposed a modest amendment to the EU’s existing maternity leave Directive. The European Parliament amended the proposal so that there would … Continue reading

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FREE News: 28th-30th March 2015

Fundamental Rights In The European Union : The Role Of The Charter After The Lisbon Treaty (European Parliamentary Research Service reports, by Francesca Ferraro) Full report “…The European Union, like its Member States, must comply with the principle of the rule … Continue reading

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FREE News: The European Institutions’ Events: 30th March – 3rd April

General events of the Council of the European Union and Calendar of Meetings (Committee Working Parties) General events of the European Parliament General events of the European Commission and DG Home General events of the Court of Justice of the … Continue reading

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Free News: march 27th

Lords slams UK’s ‘splendid isolation’ on EU justice opt-out “The House of Lords has called on the British government to abandon its “legally unsustainable” interpretation of EU justice and home affairs law, and drop its unnecessarily confrontational strategy. The report, … Continue reading

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FREE News: 26th March

ASFJ (asylum and migration policy, AMIF): Billions of euros for internal security and migration policy: ‘22 EU Member States’ plans for internal security and migration were approved by the European Commission yesterday (…)’ The majority of the plans – known … Continue reading

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FREE News: 25th March

Lords slams UK’s ‘splendid isolation’ on EU justice opt-out (Euractiv): The House of Lords has called on the British government to abandon its “legally unsustainable” interpretation of EU justice and home affairs law, and drop its unnecessarily confrontational strategy. The … Continue reading

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FREE NEWS: 24th March

EU POLICE TO STEP UP CHECKS IN VISA CRACKDOWN – EuObserver ”The Latvian EU presidency is spearheading a crackdown on people who overstay their visas.Codenamed “Amberlight 2015″, it will intensify border control checks and target people whose visas have run … Continue reading

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