[Go to navigation]

  • 27.05.2016
    News

    Lost in Translation

    Back-room debates about the impact of trade secrets on whistle-blowers shows urgent need for EU wide whistle-blower protection

    Today, unfortunately, the controversial Trade Secrets directive was formally adopted by the Council, but only after several delays due to disagreements over how specifically to translate a key...

    More »
  • 25.05.2016
    News

    Good for business, bad for us

    Why Bayer buying Monsanto is more than just another merger

    German drugs and chemicals group Bayer has announced a $62 billion cash offer for the US company Monsanto, owner of the glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup and of the only GM plant currently...

    More »
  • ©-Tobias-Keckel
    23.05.2016

    Rule of law

    Poland and EU must continue honest dialogue on constitutional concerns

    The deadline for the Polish government to make legislative changes in response to the monitoring procedure under the EU's rule of law framework will expire today. The Polish government has...

    More »
  • © Udo Weber
    23.05.2016

    Austrian election

    Van der Bellen's victory renews hope in Europe

    Commenting on the election of Alexander Van der Bellen as Austrian president, Greens/EFA co-president Philippe Lamberts said:"We warmly congratulate Alexander Van der Bellen on his election...

    More »
  News 1 of 4