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#European Court

# european-court - Last year 2021

Raab lays out plans to reform legislation to stop EU rights court from 'dictating' to UK
# ECHR
# ECHR

Raab lays out plans to reform legislation to stop EU rights court from 'dictating' to UK

Oct 17th 2021, 2:44 PM 25,892 Views 27 Comments

Justice Secretary Dominic Raab said the ECHR was imposing too many “obligations on the state”.

The EU's top court has considered its first ever case in the Irish language. It's about labels on dog medicine
# As Gaeilge
# As Gaeilge

The EU's top court has considered its first ever case in the Irish language. It's about labels on dog medicine

Jan 14th 2021, 11:22 AM 22,918 Views 63 Comments

It’s the first time a case at the Luxembourg-based Court of Justice has been conducted through Irish.

# european-court - All time

Column: 'Hands off' symphysiotomy judgement did not hold Ireland to any rigorous standard
# Mairead Enright
# Mairead Enright

Column: 'Hands off' symphysiotomy judgement did not hold Ireland to any rigorous standard

Dec 12th 2020, 12:05 AM 10,036 Views 2 Comments

“It also suggests that if we want survivors to be treated properly, we need to hold the state to the highest possible standards in the Oireachtas.”

Ireland's appeal over €14.3 billion Apple tax bill to get under way in Europe today
# State Aid
# State Aid

Ireland's appeal over €14.3 billion Apple tax bill to get under way in Europe today

Sep 17th 2019, 6:54 AM 23,129 Views 56 Comments

The government has already spent over €7 million in legal fees and other costs preparing the case.

Apple tax: Ireland's appeal over the €14.3bn due to Ireland will be heard next week
# State Aid
# State Aid

Apple tax: Ireland's appeal over the €14.3bn due to Ireland will be heard next week

Sep 13th 2019, 2:17 PM 13,855 Views 61 Comments

The appeal is due before the Court of Justice of the European Union.

Adidas loses 'three-stripe' trademark battle in European court
# Invalid
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# Invalid

Adidas loses 'three-stripe' trademark battle in European court

Jun 20th 2019, 12:00 PM 52,327 Views 40 Comments

The German sports brand’s design was not distinctive enough to deserve protection, according to the EU ruling.

Irishman accused gardaí of obtaining evidence illegally at European Court of Human Rights
# Mills V Ireland
# Mills V Ireland

Irishman accused gardaí of obtaining evidence illegally at European Court of Human Rights

Nov 5th 2017, 6:05 AM 20,810 Views 24 Comments

The court said the conduct of the gardaí had not crossed the line to become entrapment or incitement to commit an offence.

Prisoner who was banned from websites had human rights breached
# European Court Judgement
# European Court Judgement

Prisoner who was banned from websites had human rights breached

Jan 19th 2016, 12:14 PM 12,611 Views 19 Comments

The prisoner’s complaint related to not being able access sites which would help him fight his case.

Family of Jean Charles de Menzes fight the decision not to charge police for his death
# London
# London

Family of Jean Charles de Menzes fight the decision not to charge police for his death

Jun 10th 2015, 6:08 AM 9,403 Views 18 Comments

Jean Charles de Menezes was shot dead by two police officers 10 years ago.

What makes a Rubik's Cube a Rubik's Cube?
# Off The Grid
# Off The Grid

What makes a Rubik's Cube a Rubik's Cube?

Nov 26th 2014, 7:30 AM 7,221 Views 13 Comments

A trademark court says its all about the lines on the front, apparently.

Paedophile told by court that castration was not a punishment
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

Paedophile told by court that castration was not a punishment

Nov 7th 2014, 8:45 AM 23,641 Views 36 Comments

European Court of Human Rights says it was part of the protective measures ordered by a Czech court.

Here's why France's burqa ban 'does not violate human rights'
# Living Together
# Living Together

Here's why France's burqa ban 'does not violate human rights'

Jul 1st 2014, 10:35 AM 23,356 Views 160 Comments

The country’s aim of ‘living together’ justifies the law, said the ECtHR.

Mother not entitled to paid leave because child was born through surrogacy
# Courts
# Courts

Mother not entitled to paid leave because child was born through surrogacy

Sep 26th 2013, 4:55 PM 13,491 Views 107 Comments

Ms Z, who is a teacher, was refused any paid leave of absence after her child was born in 2010.

Overdue report from abortion expert group expected 'shortly'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Overdue report from abortion expert group expected 'shortly'

Oct 23rd 2012, 6:45 AM 5,373 Views 128 Comments

The panel has met nine times in total since it was established in January 2012.

Max Mosley loses European court bid over press coverage
# European Court
# European Court

Max Mosley loses European court bid over press coverage

May 10th 2011, 9:21 AM 694 Views 0 Comments

Former F1 boss had wanted change of law to force newspapers to warn individuals before publishing details about their private lives.