EGC. The Commission did not give the public sufficiently wide access to the purchase agreements for Covid-19 vaccines

That infringement concerns, inter alia, those agreements’ provisions on indemnification, and concerns the declarations that there was no conflict of interest on the part of the members of the team who negotiated the purchase of the vaccines In 2020 and… Read moreEGC. The Commission did not give the public sufficiently wide access to the purchase agreements for Covid-19 vaccines

EGC. Digital Markets Act: The General Court dismisses the action brought by Bytedance (TikTok) against the decision of the Commission designating it as a gatekeeper

Bytedance Ltd is a company which, via its subsidiaries, provides the online social networking platform TikTok. By decision of 5 September 2023, the Commission designated Bytedance as a gatekeeper pursuant to the Digital Markets Act (DMA)[1]. In November 2023, Bytedance… Read moreEGC. Digital Markets Act: The General Court dismisses the action brought by Bytedance (TikTok) against the decision of the Commission designating it as a gatekeeper

CJEU. The collective redundancies directive also applies in the event of the employer’s retirement

A businessperson took retirement. His departure resulted in the termination of 54 employment contracts in eight of his business establishments. Eight employees challenged the unlawful dismissal of which they considered they had been the object. Their action was dismissed. The… Read moreCJEU. The collective redundancies directive also applies in the event of the employer’s retirement

Buju Stanciu & Asociații launches Lawren.ai, Romania’s First AI-Powered Legal Virtual Assistant

Buju Stanciu & Asociații is proud to announce the launch of Lawren.ai, an innovative virtual assistant that transforms how people interact with the law. Trained in Romanian law and jurisprudence, Lawren.ai provides instant access to intricate legal information, explaining legal… Read moreBuju Stanciu & Asociații launches Lawren.ai, Romania’s First AI-Powered Legal Virtual Assistant

The obligation of confidentiality during negotiations. International commercial contracts, jurisprudential assessments and arbitration

INTRODUCTION It is without a doubt that the practical relevance of contract negotiation represents a private law cornerstone. The complexities and implications of proper negotiation, with the finality of a successfully performed contract, have even been likened, by some authors,… Read moreThe obligation of confidentiality during negotiations. International commercial contracts, jurisprudential assessments and arbitration

Enforcing Judgments Against Russian State Enterprises: Ukraine’s Right to Compensation Post Invasion

Applied Research Project To what extent can Ukraine and Ukrainian legal persons, following the 2022 invasion by the Russian Federation, enforce court decisions and arbitral decisions awards on Russian State Owned Enterprises to secure reparations for expropriated assets, considering the… Read moreEnforcing Judgments Against Russian State Enterprises: Ukraine’s Right to Compensation Post Invasion