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ECJ clears up confusion between data protection principles and the right of access to public documents
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 30 2010

The recent case of the European Commission v Bavarian Lager has provided useful guidance for public bodies faced with a request to disclose public documents (eg under the Freedom of Information Act), but concerned disclosing personal data (such as names) included in the documents


Brussels Regulation Recast: what’s changed?
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union
  • March 12 2015

The Recast Brussels Regulation (EU 12152012) came into force on 10 January 2015. It has been designed to remedy some of the perceived defects in its


Service charges a separate supply for VAT purposes?
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • January 28 2010

A recent decision of the European Court of Justice has cast doubt on HMRC's long held view that service charges relating to common areas follow the VAT treatment of the services supplies under a lease


Privilege and in-house lawyers
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 30 2010

A seven year battle to give legal advice from in-house lawyers the protection of legal professional privilege in European competition investigations has failed


ECJ ruling on Strategic Environmental Assessments
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 14 2012

The ECJ has made a significant ruling concerning which plans and programmes must be subject to Strategic Environmental Assessments (SEAs) under the SEA Directive (200142EC


What did European Dynamics ever do for us? Or 10 lessons in procurement basics
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union
  • October 24 2012

When the question “What have the Romans ever done for us?” was posed by the People’s Front of Judea in Monty Python’s Life of Brian there quickly followed a long list of benefits ranging from wine to public order


Can Article 6 be used to promote substantive legal rights across Europe?
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union
  • March 10 2015

On the face of it last month's Court of Appeal decision in the Benkharbouchecase is about a relatively obscure corner of UK employment law: the


Obese workers are not necessarily disabled
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union
  • December 18 2014

The European Court of Justice has this morning published its decision in the Danish obesity reference. As widely expected it has confirmed that


VEAT notices - a safe harbour but not a port in a storm ...
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union
  • September 24 2014

The recent case of Italian Interior Ministry v Fastweb SpA (Case C-1913) highlights the limited protection that the VEAT notice route can


UK ban on sympathy strikes passes Strasbourg test
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 15 2014

The RMT union has failed in its bid to challenge the UK's ban on secondary industrial action before the European Court of Human Rights. Last week's