Headlines Tagged with Europe — 5,707 headlines found
Whatever the precise geographic scope of RICO, this extravagant and unprecedented expansion—to what is fairly described as foreign-to-the-fourth or foreign-to-the-fifth civil RICO claims—cannot possibly be right. Not surprisingly, the panel’s judgment res
Dec 11, 2015 American Bar Association
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RICO’s private cause of action contains no clear indication that it reaches foreign injuries. Its text is silent on whether foreign injuries are covered, and its background legal context affirmatively suggests that it is limited to domestic injuries.
Dec 11, 2015 SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 17, 2015 22:59
Mr Nuttall, UKIP deputy leader, said: “The firms are arguing it will unlawfully take away their trademark intellectual property while the government claims it will discourage more people from smoking. “One of my concerns is this plain packaging will put
Dec 11, 2015 Blackpool Today (uk)
added Dec 14, 2015 13:49
Following the publication of this article, a spokesperson for Paolo de Castro sent a short statement to World Trademark Review. It reads: "As correctly stated, the second EU Tobacco Product Directive has been voted by the Parliament, with a large majorit
Dec 11, 2015 World Trademark Review (uk)
added Dec 12, 2015 16:04
[Belgium, Europe, Romania] A commissioner’s work habits prompt staff upheaval / Corina Creţu’s long weekends and treatment of underlings said to be behind high turnover.
former and current staffers said, Creţu smoked cigarettes in her office, flouting an institution-wide ban. “Everyone said, ‘You can’t do this,’” according to a former staffer, “but she said, ‘In Romania, a minister can do whatever they want.’”
Dec 10, 2015 Politico
added Dec 10, 2015 20:04
[Europe, UK] Is your boss as bad as this? EU commissioner drives out half of her staff because 'she only works two days a week, smokes in the office and makes them clean her home'
Eight out of 19 members of commissioner Corina Creţu's closest staff, including her head of cabinet and communications chief have left their positions... Staff also revealed that she smoked in her office, despite EU rules forbidding the smoking of cigare
Dec 10, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:04
The ambitious plans of the Federal Minister for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, Christian Schmidt, to ban tobacco advertising have been scaled back. Critics have cited pressure from the tobacco industry.
Dec 10, 2015 EurActiv
added Dec 10, 2015 15:44
But critics of the tobacco industry and health advocates strongly oppose cutting financial deals with tobacco companies. “This is the scandal of the century,” said center-left French MEP Gilles Pargneaux, the deputy chair of European Parliament’s commit
Dec 9, 2015 Politico
added Dec 14, 2015 15:17
is not ready to end his fight against Swiss moves to tighten tobacco laws... Emblematic of Swiss cigar culture is Heinrich Villiger, 85-year-old owner of the Villiger Söhne cigar company, and an importer of Cuban cigars into Germany, Poland and Austria as
Dec 8, 2015 Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 9, 2015 20:17
In their lawsuits filed in May this year, BAT and PMI claimed that the new regulation directly impacts their trademarks and infringes World Trade Organisation rules with respect to international trade. The companies say it violates EU law as the compani
Dec 7, 2015 Packaging Business Review (uk)
added Dec 7, 2015 20:50