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European Parliament Sets a Deadline for Reforming Privacy Shield – But Don’t Panic (Yet)

The European Parliament passed a resolution today strongly criticizing Privacy Shield and recommending that Privacy Shield be suspended as of September 1, 2018, if the US doesn’t shape up by that deadline.  Should US...more

Jones Day

CJEU Confirms that Louboutin's Red Outer Sole Can Be a Trademark

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The Situation: The Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") rendered its ruling in the Louboutin case (C-163/16) on June 12, 2018. The Result: The CJEU has confirmed that Christian Louboutin's red outer sole can be...more

Latham & Watkins LLP

English Court Cannot Issue Anti-Suit Injunctions Restraining Other EU Court Proceedings

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Judgement clarifies that the Brussels Recast Regulation does not reverse the West Tankers decision. In Nori Holdings v Bank Otkritie, Justice Males in the High Court issued an anti-suit injunction to restrain court...more

Dentons

Competition Newsletter June 2018

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Gun jumping: The Court of Justice of the European Union states that the early implementation of operations incidental to a merger which do not themselves result in a lasting change in the control of a company is not...more

McGuireWoods LLP

Another Ultimatum on the EU-US Privacy Shield

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The EU-US Privacy Shield is one of the legal mechanisms enabling the transfer of personal data outside the European Economic Area to US companies that have self-certified to a number of privacy principles (which correspond to...more

Ladas & Parry LLP

Does the word ‘Glen’ on a whiskey product make EU consumers think it is Scotch? The CJEU requires that national courts determine...

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On June 7th, 2018, the Court of Justice of the European Union issued a preliminary ruling attempting to clarify the EU rules that protect registered geographical indications applicable to spirit drinks....more

Perkins Coie

Use a Third-Party Platform? You Might Be a “Data Controller”

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The European Union’s top court ruled last week that the operator of a Facebook fan page is a “joint controller,” along with Facebook, with respect to personal data collected on such pages. The decision has implications for...more

Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.

Food & Beverage Litigation Update | June 2018

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“Accurate Labels Act” Introduced in Congress - U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Reps. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) and Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.) have introduced the Accurate Labels Act, a proposed amendment to the Fair Packaging...more

Hogan Lovells

Scottish glens, German whisky and the question: Are you befuddled?

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Court of Justice of the European Union, judgment of 7 June 2018, C-44/17 - Glen is a Gaelic word with a wonderful lyrical sound to it and reminiscent of idyllic remote Scottish valleys with the mists from the last rain...more

Latham & Watkins LLP

Cartelised Products: In or Out of EEA? Only a Trial Will Tell

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England may become an increasingly attractive forum for follow on damages claims, particularly those involving indirect cartelised product purchases initially acquired outside EEA the in wake of iiyama decisions. Summary -...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

To Control or Not to Control? That Is the Question

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The “standstill obligation” under Article 7 of the Regulation 139/2004 on Merger Control (EUMR) prevents parties from implementing their transaction before receiving merger clearance from the European Commission (EC). Failure...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Advocate-General’s opinion may have significant implications for holiday law in Germany

Under German law, employees generally apply for holiday during the holiday year so that their claims can be fulfilled. If they fail to do so, their entitlement lapses at the end of the year....more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

European Court of Justice Clarifies Scope of Gun Jumping Prohibition

Over the last year, we have noted an increased crackdown by competition agencies on so-called “gun jumping” – that is, the implementation of a merger before mandatory merger clearances are received. On 31 May 2018, the...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Court of Justice clarifies analysis required to determine if discriminatory pricing amounts to an abuse of dominance

The Court of Justice of the EU has confirmed that price discrimination by a dominant firm is not in itself illegal under competition law. However, it will infringe Article 102 TFEU if it is capable of distorting competition...more

Allen & Overy LLP

Teva v Gilead: AG rejects core inventive advance and scope of protection tests

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AG rejects core inventive advance and scope of protection tests in favour of a disclosure-based approach to Art 3(a) SPC Regulation - If the CJEU adopts AG Wathelet’s opinion, it will likely be more difficult for patentees...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Excessive Pricing, ‘Pay-For-Delay’ and Rebates: A New Era of Enforcement in the Pharmaceutical Industry

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The European Commission (EC) and other national competition authorities (NCAs) have traditionally shied away from investigating allegations of excessive pricing and appearing as price regulators. Commissioner Vestager warned...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

The Intel Ruling: A New Dawn?

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In perhaps the most hotly anticipated judgment in the European competition law world this year, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) handed down its landmark ruling on September 6, 2017 in Intel’s appeal against...more

K&L Gates LLP

Brussels Regulatory Brief: April 2018

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Antitrust and Competition - Substantial Assets Divestiture Needed to Secure Clearance for the Creation of a Company That Will Control More Than a Quarter of the World’s Seed and Pesticides Market - On 21 March 2018, the...more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

EU-US Transatlantic Data Flows Subject to Further Legal Challenge

Last week, the High Court of Ireland submitted eleven questions to the Court of Justice for the European Union (CJEU) to consider about the personal data transfer regime between the European Union (EU) and the United States....more

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

March 2018: EU Litigation Update

The CJEU’s Coty Judgment Provides Guidance on Online Platform Bans for the Distribution of Luxury Goods and Beyond. On December 6 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) adopted its longawaited ruling in...more

Proskauer Rose LLP

UK Tax Round Up - March 2018

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Welcome to the March edition of the Proskauer UK Tax Round Up. As promised, the Spring Statement from the Chancellor focused on the economy and public finances without any major tax announcements. However, a few interesting...more

Hogan Lovells

CJEU judgment changes landscape for investor-State arbitration in the EU

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On 6 March 2018 the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) issued its judgment in Case C-284/16 Slovak Republic v Achmea BV.  The CJEU ruled that investor-State arbitration clauses in investment treaties concluded...more

Dentons

Expansion of the meaning of working time

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For many employers, the concept of "working time" can be difficult to pin down. In particular, the question as to whether time spent "on call" can count as working time has been the subject of various European case law...more

Jones Day

Restructuring Recommended after CJEU Decision on Intra-EU Bilateral Investment Treaties

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The Ruling: On March 6, 2018, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") issued a judgment in the Achmea v. Slovakia case on whether the investor–state arbitration provision in the Netherlands–Slovakia Bilateral...more

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

GDPR—Collective Actions Under the Privacy Banner

As application of the European Union’s (EU’s) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) quickly approaches, the enforcement authority of the European data protection authorities (DPAs) is rightfully on everyone’s mind. The...more

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