IEU LEGAL & CORPORATE Telegram 15 May 2017


Our telegram headlines today*: 

# GAC: 

  • Updated agenda and background brief of the General Affairs Council 16 May 2017 +++ 

# BREXIT: 

  • Agenda of the General Affairs Council (Art. 50) on 22 May 2017 +++ 
  • EP Documentation: Hearing on the situation and rights of EU Citizens in the UK - 11-05-2017 - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs - Committee on Petitions +++ 

# STATE AID

  • State aid: EU Commission approves aid for French gas-fired power plant in Brittany, subject to conditions
  • State aid: EU Commission finds Portugal's extension of hydro-power concessions to EDP does not involve state aid

# ANTITRUST

  • Antitrust: EU Commission opens formal investigation into Aspen Pharma's pricing practices for cancer medicines

# MERGERS

  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of a shopping mall in Leipzig by Ares and Baupost
  • Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of S&T by Ennoconn

# TAXATION

  • 30 May 2017 - Hearing with European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker - Committee of Inquiry to investigate alleged contraventions and maladministration in the application of Union law in relation to money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion
  • Parliamentary Evening on “Tax Policy: The mission and limits of the European Union”

# HUNGARY

  • UN rights experts urge Hungary to withdraw Bill on foreign funding to NGOs
  • Amendments Motion for a resolution on the situation on Hungary
    • S&D - ALDE - GUE/NGL - Greens/EFA: Amendments 001-001 - Motion for a resolution on the situation on Hungary - B8-0295/2017(001-001)
    • EPP: Amendments 002-003 - Motion for a resolution on the situation in Hungary - B8-0296/2017(002-003)
    • S&D - ALDE - GUE/NGL - Greens/EFA: Amendments 005-006 - Motion for a resolution on the situation on Hungary - B8-0295/2017(005-006)
    • S&D - ALDE - GUE/NGL - Greens/EFA: Amendments 007-007 - Motion for a resolution on the situation on Hungary - B8-0295/2017(007-007)

# EUROJUST

  • Announcement: 13th annual meeting of national experts on JITs

# JHA COUNCIL

  • Agenda Justice and Home Affairs Council on 18 May 2017

# TRANSPARENCY

  • Latest entries into the EU Transparency Register
    • Scholz Austria GmbH 16/05/2017
    • Mazzei Hub (Helps 'Ur Business) 15/05/2017
    • Esterline Belgium bvba 15/05/2017
    • European Wireless Infrastructure Association 15/05/2017
    • DEMYS LIMITED 15/05/2017
    • Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd 15/05/2017
    • Associazione Piccoli Proprietari case 15/05/2017
    • Van Oord 15/05/2017
    • Rud Pedersen Public Affairs Company 15/05/2017
    • Szakszervezetek Együttműködési Fóruma 13/05/2017

# EU COMMISSION REGISTER

  • SG
    • Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2017/16
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Senát (CZ) - COM(2016) 710 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the House of Lords (UK) - COM(2016) 710 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Congreso de los Diputados/Senado (ES) - COM(2016)759_862 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Assembleia da República (PT) - COM(2016) 759 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Bundesrat (DE) - COM(2016) 587,588,589,590 and 591 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Senato della Repubblica (IT) - COM(2016) 590 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Sénat (FR) - COM(2016) 587_588_589_590_591 final
    • Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments' Opinions - reply to the Camera dei Deputati (IT) - COM(2016) 705 final
    • Décisions de la Commission reprises dans la liste récapitulative des projets de décisions autres que "Saisines 258-260§3 et/ou 260§2" (cycle mensuel de décisions M05/2017)
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure écrite le 15 mai 2017
    • Rencontre de la Commission avec la Présidence estonienne du Conseil à Bruxelles, le 3 mai 2017
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure de délégation le 12 mai 2017
    • Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure d'habilitation le 12 mai 2017
    • Ordre du jour de la 2212ème réunion de la Commission (Strasbourg, 16/05/2017)
  • SJ
    • COMMISSION DECISION on initiation of arbitration in the dispute between the European Commission and the consortium EMEK/WTE
  • DG COMP
    • Décision de la Commission en vertu des articles 107 et 108 du TFUE

# EU PARLIAMENT REGISTER

  • EU Commission Answer - European integration at different speeds - E-001642/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - The EU peace project - E-001220/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Future of the EU: we do not want a two-speed Europe - E-001351/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - VP/HR - Scope of the Constitution - E-000786/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Equal pay for equal work under market economy conditions - E-000960/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Arbitration Agreement between Croatia and Slovenia - E-000428/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Commissioner Oettinger's journey to Budapest: Oettinger's meetings - E-008958/2016
  • EU Commission Answer - Unfair competitive advantage enjoyed by WizzAir - E-000284/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Control mechanisms for the proper functioning of the Spanish tax authorities - E-001002/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Regulation (EC) 883/2004 and the Directive on Posted Workers - E-000907/2017
  • EU Commission Answer - Nissan factory in Ávila: constant failure to comply with agreements and infringement of Directive 2002/14/EC on informing and consulting employees - E-001115/2017
  • EU Council  Answer - European patent with unitary effect - E-000928/2017
  • EU Council Answer - European black list of non-cooperating countries - E-000899/2017  9h
  • Study: Gender Equality Plans in the private and public sectors in the EU - Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • Study: Gender equality and taxation in the European Union - Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • Study: Gender equality policies in Slovakia - Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • Draft opinion - Countering money laundering by criminal law - PE 604.691v01-00 - Committee on Legal Affairs
  • Amendments 1 - 29 - Corruption and human rights in third countries - PE 604.550v01-00 - Committee on Development
  • Amendments 1 - 99 - Legitimate measures to protect whistle-blowers acting in the public interest when disclosing the confidential information of companies and public bodies - PE 603.027v01-00 - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs

# EU COUNCIL REGISTER

  • Working Party on Intellectual Property (Copyright)
  • Working Party on Tax Questions (Indirect Taxation - VAT)
  • JHA Counsellors meeting (Brussels IIa and Insolvency)

# EU CASE LAW

# OFFICIAL JOURNAL C



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