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First Scientific Meeting

The first science meeting of the ArrestAD programme will be in La Rochelle, France October 6-7.

We are all looking forward to catching up on developments from the first 9 months of the research programme.

Alzheimer's Disease

Why Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Netflix Might Soon Face Higher Taxes in Europe

The European Commission said on Thursday it may seek to implement tax reform to raise more revenue from online giants without the backing of the United States and other rich nations, in a move that could spark… 583 weitere Wörter

Tech

Trocsanyi: Forcing something upon central Europe is not too wise

The German conservative newspaper Die Welt published an interview with Justice Minister Laszlo Trocsanyi on its news portal on Wednesday under the title It is not particularly wise to force something upon Central-Europe in connection with the quota lawsuit. 342 weitere Wörter

Skills, Digitalization and Investment at the Heart of the New EU Industrial Strategy

The European Commission today presented its renewed EU Industrial Policy Strategy, which is focused on technological skills, digitalization, and investment in innovation. As announced last week by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in his State of the Union address, the strategy would be used to make European industry “stronger and more competitive … particularly for our manufacturing base and the 32 million workers that form its backbone.” 185 weitere Wörter

IPC

Hold on to Your Hat! Issue Conflicts in the TTIP Proposal for an Investment Court

I am truly honoured to have the opportunity to join a stellar line-up of speakers at the international conference ‚The Duties, Rights and Powers of International Arbitrators‘, to be hosted this coming Tuesday by the… 39 weitere Wörter

Arbitration

EU Commission admits European Citizens’ Initiative was citizen-unfriendly

The EU Commission on 13 September issued a proposal to simplify the procedures in place for European Citizens’ Initiatives (ECIs), admitting that the current system, in place since 2012, is burdensome and bureaucratic for civil society. 185 weitere Wörter

European Commission

The Day Remain Died.

At the heart of the evolution of the European Union has been a collective refusal to refer to the fact that it is evolving at all. 1.277 weitere Wörter

Reflections Upon Contemporary Events.