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Employers may be allowed to monitor private chat messages of their employees says the ECHR

Article Date: 28-03-2016
Categories: Employment Law Typology: Case Law
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The European Court of Human Rights’ (ECHR) decision early this year on a labour dispute brought by a Romanian employee (Mr. Barbulescu) made it to the headlines of many newspapers and tabloids around Europe: Mr. Barbulescu had been fired for having used the company’s Internet for persona... [Read All]

When may professional sellers be sued in consumers’ Member State?

European Court of Justice, case C-190/11

Article Date: 06-09-2012
Categories: Consumer Law Typology: Case Law
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In a preliminary ruling referred by Austrian Supreme Court, the CJEU clarified that, in some circumstances, it is possible for consumers to file an action before the courts of their own country against a seller based in a different EU member state, even when the contract has not been stipulated &ldq... [Read All]
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