Headlines Tagged with Europe — 5,604 headlines found
Exports of tobacco products from Poland rose a hefty 32.1 percent year on year in the first six months of 2015. The country is the largest producer of tobacco and tobacco products in the EU, selling huge quantities of cigarettes around the world.
Dec 12, 2015 The Warsaw Voice (pl)
added Dec 13, 2015 22:25
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
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 short, because RICO’s text is silent as to its extraterritorial force, it necessarily “has none.”
Sep 9, 2015 SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 9, 2015 19:03
On April 23, 2014, the Second Circuit unanimously reversed and vacated the judgment of the district court, and remanded the case for further proceedings...In addressing the scope of RICO, the court applied Morrison and the presumption against extrater
Aug 31, 2015 SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 9, 2015 18:56
RJR NABISCO, INC. v. THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY: On Petition For A Writ Of Certiorari To The United States Court Of Appeals For The Second Circuit (PDF)
This case presents the question whether RICO applies extraterritorially, and if so to what extent.
Jul 26, 2015 SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 9, 2015 18:46
Issue: Whether, or to what extent, the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (“RICO”) applies extraterritorially. / Nov 30 2015 Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner GRANTED. Justice Sotomayor took no part
Nov 29, 2015 SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 9, 2015 18:39