Last Friday 27th the Council of Ministers approved the Draft General State Budget Law for 2014 for submission to Parliament. This Draft continues the process of deficit reduction through policies of budgetary austerity, framed however in an upward revision of the growth forecasts, forseeing that the GPD will grow by 0.7 %, based on improvement…
Today, the Criminal Code of Spain will be amended, and the main areas reformed are the next: Life sentence with possible revision, piracy crimes, corruption matters, setting of minimum age for consent to sexual activity, forced marriages, diffusion of personal photographs or recordings without the victim’s consent, offences against intellectual property, kidnapping offences, violence against minorities and crime of…
Commission proposes €840,000 from Globalisation Fund to help redundant building materials workers in Spain.
The European Commission has proposed to provide Spain with €840,000 from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help 300 workers made redundant in the manufacture of building materials in Comunidad Valenciana (Spain), to find new jobs. The funds, requested by the Spanish authorities, would help former workers from 140 small and medium-sized businesses. The…
Prior approval of the Spanish Law on Transparency, Public Access to Government Information and Good Governance.
Today, the Plenary Meeting of Congress is going to give the prior approval to the Spanish Law on Transparency, Public Access to Government Information and Good Governance. This law will be finally approved by the Senate. However, it does not have the support of all the parliamentary groups. This Law on Transparency has a triple…
The Catalan Bar Council urges the Constitutional Court to give “priority” to the appeal of court fees.
The Catalan Bar Council, which brings together fourteen law schools of this community, has urged Friday the Constitutional Court (TC) to give “priority” to the question of constitutionality raised by the Audiencia Nacional (AN) against court fees approved by the Government.
The President of the Telecommunication Market Commission, Bernado Lorenzo, presented in the XXVII meeting of Telecommunication what is the necessary regulation and the policy of the TMC to promote the investment and competition in this area.
It has been approved the draft of environmental assessment Law, which unify in an unique law all the laws relating with Strategic Environmental Assessment and Environmental Impact Assessment.
The Social Chamber of the National Court endorses the validity of collective agreements entered into before the labour reform.
The Social Chamber of the National Court considers that the working conditions of workers enshrined in collective agreements remain in effect after the labour market reform, which established, for those agreements had been denounced, a duration of one year, until on 8 July.
La Comisión de Propiedad Intelectual (conocida como “Ley Sinde”) comienza hoy su funcionamiento. (1 de Marzo de 2012)
La Comisión de Propiedad Intelectual (conocida como “Ley Sinde”) comienza hoy su funcionamiento.
Hoy entra en vigor el Real Decreto 1889/2011, de 30 de diciembre, por el que se regula el funcionamiento de la Comisión de Propiedad Intelectual, es decir, la normativa que crea una Sección Segunda dentro de la Comisión de Propiedad Intelectual, quien se encargará de valorar qué páginas web vulneran …………