IP/14/1146  16-10-2014 - Commission refers Italy to the Court of Justice for insufficient rules on compensation for crime victims 
European Commission - European PRESS RELEASE Brussels, 16 October 2014 Commission The European Commission has today decided to refer the Republic of Italy to the Court of Justice of the European Union for not adequately implementing EU rules on compensation for victims of crime (Directive 2004/80/EC).
MEMO/14/589  16-10-2014 - October infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 October 2014 October October In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
IP/14/1110  10-10-2014 - Choice of Court Convention: EU businesses receive a major boost for international trade 
European Commission - European Commission PRESS RELEASE Brussels, 10 October 2014 EU Justice Ministers today approved a decision ratifying the 2005 Choice of Court Agreements Convention. The Convention promotes trade by clarifying the rules governing international trade disputes, where the parties involved have chosen a competent court.
MEMO/14/569  08-10-2014 - Justice and Home Affairs Council 9-10 October 2014 in Luxembourg 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 8 October 2014 European Union Justice and Home Affairs ministers will meet in Luxembourg on 9-10 October 2014. The European Commission will be represented by Cecilia Malmström, EU Commissioner for Home Affairs and Martine Reicherts, EU Commissioner for Justice.
IP/14/1049  26-09-2014 - Fighting abuse of EU citizens' right to free movement: Commission helps Member States tackle marriages of convenience 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 26 September 2014 Today the European Commission published a handbook to help EU Member States take action against marriages of convenience between EU citizens and non-EU nationals in the context of EU law on free movement.
SPEECH/14/607  19-09-2014 - Giving European citizens the data protection rules they deserve 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Martine Reicherts EU Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship Court of Justice of the European Union Luxembourg, 19 September 2014 Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you for giving me the opportunity to open this seminar on data protection. The context here today is very important.
SPEECH/14/579  05-09-2014 - Reviving the European economy: How a common sales law will boost growth and job creation 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Martine Reicherts EU Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship La Sapienza University Rome, Italy 5 September 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, First of all, let me thank Mr Luigi Frati and Mr Giorgio Spangher of the University 'La Sapienza' and Mr Guido Alpa, President of...
STATEMENT/14/255  23-08-2014 - Statement by Martine Reicherts, EU Justice Commissioner on the Europe-wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 23 August 2014 Statement 75 years ago today – on 23 August 1939 – two totalitarian regimes signed a non-aggression pact. This pact of Nazi Germany under Hitler and the Soviet Union under Stalin would pave the way for the most brutal war to this day, leading...
MEMO/14/508  21-08-2014 - Spreading information on the risks of drug use: a European challenge 
European Commission - European Commission memo Brussels, 21 August 2014 Young Europeans are less informed about the effects and risks of drugs than just a few years ago. While they widely use the Internet to gather knowledge, a new Eurobarometer survey shows that compared to 2011, respondents are less likely to have received...
SPEECH/14/568  18-08-2014 - The right to be forgotten and the EU data protection reform: Why we must see through a distorted debate and adopt strong new rules soon 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Martine Reicherts EU Justice Commissioner IFLA World Library and Information Congress Lyon, France 18 August 2014 Main messages Just as work on the data protection reform has picked up speed and urgency, detractors are attempting to throw a new spanner in the works.