CJEU: Making available & managing an online platform for sharing copyright-protected works
Making available and managing an online platform for sharing copyright-protected works, such as ‘The Pirate Bay’, may constitute an infringement of copyright.
Even if the works in question are placed online by the users of the online sharing platform, the operators of that platform play an essential role in making those works available.
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EC opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer23/08/2017 11:20:00
The EC has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer under the EU Merger Regulation. The EC has concerns that the merger may reduce competition in areas such as pesticides, seeds and traits.
Tick and flea control agent Bravecto continues to be acceptably safe to use18/08/2017 13:20:00
New adverse reaction to be included in package leaflet
Trend of converging working time across 28 EU Member States has stalled18/08/2017 12:20:00
The difference in working time between workers in the 28 EU Member States remains large and is especially marked between the ‘older’ 15 EU Member States and the 13 new Member States that joined the EU since 2004, according to new research from Eurofound.
European Solidarity Corps: First volunteers in Italy to help rebuild earthquake-hit regions18/08/2017 11:20:00
The first group of European Solidarity Corps volunteers is arriving in Norcia, Italy, to help with the ongoing efforts to repair damage and rebuild social services for the local community affected by the severe earthquakes that hit the region a year ago.