EU member states invite Britain to remain in Brussels’ budget negotiations as Brexiteers fear plot to thwart ‘clean’ exit

European member states have invited Britain to remain part of Brussels’ budget negotiations for an additional seven years, as senior Conservative MPs warn of a plot to prevent a ‘clean’ Brexit. The UK is believed to have accepted an invitation to …

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Energy efficiency upgrades in multi-owner residential buildings: Review of governance and legal issues in 7 EU Member States

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission’s science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy. Our scientific work supports a whole host …

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The Commission’s Proposal on Health Technology Assessment – Will the EU Member States Accept its Mandatory Provisions?

Health technology assessment (“HTA”) is a multidisciplinary assessment process that seeks to evaluate the added therapeutic value of health technologies (i.e., drugs, certain medical devices, medical treatments including surgical procedures, and …

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European Commission sets out expectations of judiciaries, arrest warrant use

The European Commission said Monday it was seeking better access to justice for all citizens and relied on member states to use the European Arrest Warrant in a legal and transparent way. Europe wanted national justice systems to be transparent and sought …

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Home Secretary presses EU leaders on UK expat rights

The Home Secretary has pressed European leaders for details of arrangements for British expats seeking to remain in the EU after Brexit. Sajid Javid said it is “currently unclear” what systems member states are creating to ensure the rights of UK citizens in their countries are protected after the end of the implementation period in December 2020.

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Can the Application of Universal Jurisdiction Foster Accountability in Sri Lanka?

At the 37th session of the Human Rights Council, which met in Geneva in February and March 2018, the High Commissioner for United Nations Human Rights Commission (UNHRC) Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein urged member states to explore other avenues to foster …

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