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21-04-2015 - 16:37

Next Committee meetings will take place

- on 6 May 2015, 9.00 - 12.30 and 15.00 - 18.30 (Brussels)
- on 7 May 2015, 9.00 - 12.30 (Brussels)

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Votes in the Committee on Legal Affairs

15-04-2015 - 15:33
Committee vote

On 7 May, the Committee on Legal Affairs will hold votes onthe proposals on trade secrets, on shareholder engagement and on insolvencyproceedings, on the own-initiative reports on REFIT and on copyright in theinformation society, as well as on an opinion on commissioner hearings.

JURI: Past hearings and workshops (2015)

15-04-2015 - 15:25

  • 20.01.2015 - Hearing on Protecting Trade Secrets
  • 27.01.2015 - Hearing on TTIP: Regulatory aspects and investor to state dispute settlement and arbitration (together with INTA)
  • 24.02.2015 - Hearing on administrative procedures in the EU and the US
  • 26.02.2015 - Workshop "Civil Law and Justice Forum"
  • 24.03.2015 - Joint hearing on summer time
  • 26.03.2015 - Joint hearing: Towards a high degree of accountability, transparency and integrity in the EU Institutions

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Legal affairs MEPs back plans to facilitate recovery of small debts

JURI 16-04-2015 - 12:31

Plans to improve and broaden the use of a simplified procedure for low-value cross-border claims to recover money from abroad, so as to cut costs and paperwork for both consumers and businesses, were backed by the legal affairs committee on Thursday. (Read more)

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16-04-2015 - 15:03
JURI Meeting
16-04-2015 - 10:01
JURI Meeting

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Pavel Svoboda, Chair, Committee on Legal Affairs

Responsible for intellectual property, the committee will be dealing in this legislature with the reform of the EU's trademark rules, trade secrets and the future of copyright, following its previous work on digital rights management and copyright in the information society.

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