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Infringements (Free movement of professionals)

2014

10.07.2014
Commission asks Austria to fully comply with EU rules (MEMO/14/470)
16.04.2014
Commission urges Cyprus, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg and Romania to fully implement EU rules (MEMO/14/293)

2013

28.12.2013
Publication of Directive 2013/55/EUpdf of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 November 2013 amending Directive 2005/36/EC on the recognition of professional qualifications and Regulation (EU) No 1024/2012 on administrative cooperation through the Internal Market Information System (‘the IMI Regulation’)
06.05.2013
Study “Evaluation of the Legal Framework for the Free Movement of Lawyers” (Final reportpdf Choose translations of the previous link )

2012

21.11.2012
Commission acts to enforce freedom of establishment in the Czech Republic and Latvia (MEMO/12/876)
27.09.2012
Commission acts to enforce freedom of establishment for notaries in Hungary (MEMO/12/708 Choose translations of the previous link )
27.09.2012
Commission acts to enforce freedom of establishment for lawyers in Luxembourg (MEMO/12/708 Choose translations of the previous link )
26.04.2012
Nationality condition for access to the notarial profession: the Commission closes the infringement proceedings against Greece, which has ended this discrimination (IP/12/419 Choose translations of the previous link )
22.03.2012
Nationality condition for notaries: Member States that have brought an end to discrimination see the infringement proceedings against them closed by the Commission (IP/12/291 Choose translations of the previous link )

2011

06.04.2011
Commission asks Sweden to change its laws on the recognition of general practitioners qualifications (IP/11/417 Choose translations of the previous link )

2010

24.11.2010
Commission requests Greece to end discrimination on nurses qualifications (IP/10/1556 Choose translations of the previous link )
24.06.2010
Commission refers Luxembourg back to Court for failing to comply with common rules (IP/10/817 Choose translations of the previous link )
18.03.2010
Commission takes action to ensure that 12 Member States implement EU rules (IP/10/305 Choose translations of the previous link )
28.01.2010
The Commission formally requests that Spain amend its national legislation applicable to the profession of dental practitioner (IP/10/79 Choose translations of the previous link )