EU Court of Justice ruling: The confiscation of sums which were not declared to the customs authorities at the Romanian border is contrary to EU law

ȚUCA ZBÂRCEA & ASOCIAȚII obtained a request for a preliminary ruling by the European Court of Justice in front of the Ilfov Tribunal regarding the interpretation of Article No. 9 para. (1) of Regulation (EC) No 1889/2005 of the European… Read moreEU Court of Justice ruling: The confiscation of sums which were not declared to the customs authorities at the Romanian border is contrary to EU law

Romania takes first steps towards energy market liberalisation

Early this January, the government has decided to void some measures adopted almost a year ago regarding the energy market (please see our Law-Now article on this topic). Government Emergency Ordinance 1/2020 (GEO) provides for amendments applicable to previous fiscal-budgetary measures targeting… Read moreRomania takes first steps towards energy market liberalisation

Gabriel Albu, former Founding Partner and Managing Partner at BUDUȘAN, ALBU & ASSOCIATES, and the coordinating lawyer in the Rompetrol II case, launches his own law firm: ALBU-LEGAL

Attorney-at-law Gabriel Albu, together with a team of lawyers specialized in white collar crime, with a diversified background, multidisciplinary and complementary abilities in business crime law, launches a new law firm called ALBU-LEGAL. The new boutique law firm is specialized… Read moreGabriel Albu, former Founding Partner and Managing Partner at BUDUȘAN, ALBU & ASSOCIATES, and the coordinating lawyer in the Rompetrol II case, launches his own law firm: ALBU-LEGAL

CJEU. C-623/17, C-511/18, C-512/18, C-520/18. Advocate General Campos Sánchez-Bordona: the means and methods of combating terrorism must be compatible with the requirements of the rule of law

The Directive on privacy and electronic communications is applicable, in principle, when the providers of electronic communication services are obliged by law to retain the data of their subscribers and to allow the public authorities access to that data, irrespective… Read moreCJEU. C-623/17, C-511/18, C-512/18, C-520/18. Advocate General Campos Sánchez-Bordona: the means and methods of combating terrorism must be compatible with the requirements of the rule of law