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Commercial agents in third States with the principal in the European Union

The Court of justice delivered on 16 February 2017 its judgment in case C 507/15, Agro Foreign Trade & Agency Ltd v Petersime NV, which is about commercial agents in third States and the well-known Council Directive 86/653/EEC of 18 December 1986 on the coordination of the laws of the Member States relating to self-employed commercial agents. At a time where the UK is about to launch the Brexit procedure, and therefore ultimately become a third State, it may be worth considering this case. ... [Read All]

The Court delivered on 1 February 2017 its judgment in case C‑392/15 (European Commission v Hungary, supported by Czech Republic), which is about the nationality requirement for notaries and freedom...
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The Communication from the European Commission on “EU law: Better results through better application” (C/2016/8600) was published on 19 January 2017 (OJEU, C 18). This communication cover...
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The Court of justice delivered on 2 March 2017 its judgment in case C‑354/15 (Andrew Marcus Henderson v Novo Banco SA, which is about the Service Regulation (Regulation (EC) No 1393/2007 of the Euro...
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Post Date: 24-04-2017 - Article Date: 24-04-2017
The Court of justice delivered on 16 February 2017 its judgment in case C 507/15, Agro Foreign Trade & Agency Ltd v Petersime NV, which is about commercial agents in third States and the well-known Council Directive 86/653/EEC of 18 December 1986 on the coordination of the laws of the Member Sta... [Read All] - Comments (0)
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Post Date: 05-09-2013 - Article Date: 02-09-2013
The government has announced the national minimum wage rates which will take effect on 1 October 2013. It accepted most of the recommendations of the Low Pay Commission (LPC) with one exception; the LPC had recommended freezing the apprenticeship rate at £2.65 an hour, but the government has ... [Read All] - Comments (0)
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Post Date: 16-02-2015 - Article Date: 16-02-2015
In a recent case, AmTrust Europe Ltd v Trust Risk Group SpA [2014] EWHC 4169 (Comm) (10 December 2014), the Commercial Court considered whether the English court had jurisdiction to grant an injunction in circumstances where the parties had entered into a number of agreements with conflicting jurisd... [Read All] - Comments (0)