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2 September 2015
The reform of data protection rules across the EU has been a priority for the European Commission (EC) for many years. The EC are concerned about the ‘internet of things’ and the impact it, and the globalisation of data exchange, will have on civil liberties and the role companies and other bodies play in protecting it.
31 July 2015
The Consumer Rights Act 2015 (“the CRA”) received royal assent on 26 March 2015, the last day of the last Parliament. It heralds significant changes to consumer rights and redress, in part implementing the Consumer Rights Directive.
8 June 2015
It’s now up to the Latvian and Luxemburg presidency to ensure that the second Insurance Mediation Directive (“IMD2 Directive”) is released in 2015.

Análisis de jurisprudencia

10 December 2014
The European Court of Justice ruled that mobile stairs colliding with an aircraft does not constitute “extraordinary circumstances” within the meaning of Article 5 (3) the Regulation 261/2004 on passenger rights.
9 September 2014
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that Articles 2, 5 and 7 of Regulation (EC) No 261/2004 must be interpreted as meaning that the concept of ‘arrival time’ refers to the time at which at least one of the doors of the aircraft is opened.
31 July 2014
The Court of Appeal upheld the decision of the Cambridge County Court, finding that the limitation period for bringing a claim under Regulation EC 261/2004 (Reg 261) is not within the scope of the Montreal Convention 1999 (the Convention) and therefore Convention time bars do not apply. Instead, the six year limitation period for breach of statutory duty under the Limitation Act 1980 applies.

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