August 28, 2013
by Samuel Franklin
The Croatian government on Wednesday announced its full cooperation with European legislation regarding extradition laws. Just two days after European Commission Vice President Viviane Reding said that Croatia may face legal action for failure to comply with the law, both Croatian Prime Minister ...[read more]
August 26, 2013
by Addison Morris
A spokesperson for European Commission Vice President Viviane Reding said Monday that Croatia may face legal action for failure to comply with EU extradition law. Days before entering the EU on July 1, the Croatian government changed the country's laws to prevent extradition of suspects for crimes ...[read more]
April 18, 2013
by Laura Klein Mullen
EU Commissioner of Justice Viviane Reding spoke out on Wednesday against Hungary's failure to reinstate judges and prosecutors who had been forced into early retirement. Last November the European Court of Justice (ECJ) struck down a Hungarian law that lowered the age of retirement for judges and ...[read more]
March 1, 2012
by Jamie Reese
Google's new privacy policy, which took affect Thursday, is in violation of European law according to the EU's Justice Commissioner Vice-President Viviane Reding. The new policy allows data collection from one Google service to be shared among all services, including YouTube, Gmail, Google Maps ...[read more]
September 14, 2010
by Carrie Schimizzi
The EU Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship Viviane Reding on Tuesday threatened legal action against France for its deportation of Roma, calling the initiative "a disgrace." Reding's statement, which came one day after French media leaked an interior ministry circular ...[read more]
March 25, 2010
by Bhargav Katikaneni
The European Commission (EC) on Wednesday proposed reforms to simplify and clarify international divorce laws. Under the proposal, married couples from different European Union (EU) countries could choose the country of the divorce, and the various courts would use a common formula to decide which ...[read more]
January 22, 2010
by Zach Zagger
European Union (EU) justice ministers considered Friday whether to use enhanced cooperation to enable some EU countries to work together to create uniform marriage laws for mixed-nationality couples. Incoming EU Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding said that she would enter a demand for e... ...[read more]
November 6, 2009
by Ann Riley
The European Parliament and the Council of Ministers on Thursday unanimously reached an agreement on rules to increase competition between telecommunications providers and protect the consumer rights of Internet and mobile phone users. The agreement on the European Union (EU) Telecoms Reform ...[read more]

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