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EU, the ESAs launch a second consultation on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS)

The three European Supervisory Authorities (EBA, EIOPA and ESMA) launched on 10 June 2015 a second consultation on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) outlining the framework of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). This consultation…

The European Parliament’s Approach to Impact Assessment as presented in the Activity Report

Over the past few years the European Parliament has been interested in the Better Law-Making agenda of the European Union as revealed by the Niebler Report which advises to guarantee independent impact assessment. In 2012…

Recent decisions of the Italian and European Judges on public consultation process and impact assessment (Report May 2015)

This month “Focus Giurisprudenza” reports on a decision of the Italian Council of State and two judgments of the TAR Lombardia relating to public consultation process. Further, it presents an Opinion of Advocate General of…

EU Commission, the new Better Regulation Package

On 19 May the EU Commission published its new Better Regulation Package, a comprehensive set of measures and tools that define its new Better Regulation policy over the coming years. Under the label “deliver better…

Il diritto europeo può ampliare i poteri di una Corte inglese fino a consentire di sindacare il merito di una scelta regolatoria

Judicial review usually regards the legality of administrative decisions, rather than their substantive merits. However, under Directive 2002/21/EC, Member States must provide the right of appeal against regulatory decisions. Therefore, depending on the context, there…