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The European Commission has shown a renewed interest in putting together a systematic framework of the fundamental principles of private law, primarily in the fields of contracts and sales. The Green Paper from the Commission on policy options for progress towards a European Contract Law for consumers and businesses,[1] constitutes a further invitation to examine not only the text of the Draft Common Frame of Reference of European Private Law, or DCFR,[2] but also the works that preceded, accomp... [Read All]

Successfully balancing professional and family life has long been one of the major objectives of EU employment legislation. The EU law provisions concerning pregnancy, childbirth and parenthood can be...
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The annexed to Directive 1999/70/EC Framework Agreement on fixed-term work enshrines two major principles: First, the prevention of the abusive use of successive fixed-term employment relationships; a...
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In the eagerly anticipated judgement released by the CJEU in the joined cases Digital Rights Ireland and Seitlinger & others (C-293/12 and C-594/12), the CJEU ruled that the Directive 2006/24/EC o...
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Contract Law Articles
Post Date: 30-07-2014 - Article Date: 30-07-2014
The European Commission has shown a renewed interest in putting together a systematic framework of the fundamental principles of private law, primarily in the fields of contracts and sales. The Green Paper from the Commission on policy options for progress towards a European Contract Law for consume... [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: 27-09-2012 - Article Date: 22-08-2012
  As it was before, the “composition with creditors” (art. 160, Italian Bankruptcy Act) helped too little the insolvent entrpreneurs. Not to mention the “restructuring agreements” (art. 182bis, I.B.A.). The tools provided by the legislator between 2005 and 2006, were am... [Read All] - Comments (0)