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  • Anonymous (Spain)
    23 September 2017 EU citizen

    Anonymous (Spain)

    national court should be able to ask european human rights court about european human rights, the same way it has the chance to do about the rest of european law by asking the european justice court. it should be more important to make sure national law is not against european human rights, than to do that for the rest of european law, as long as human rights are more important for citizens than any other law. if there is actually a chance to...

  • jose miguel GRACIA CARBÓ (Spain)
    4 August 2017 EU citizen

    jose miguel GRACIA CARBÓ (Spain)

    Buenas tardes, Muchas gracias por permitir expresar mis ideas. Una solucion que permitiria mejorar el aire que respiramos es subvencionar los coches electricos. La forma mas facil seria incrementar un centimo o dos, tanto en el combustible de los automoviles como en el de los aviones, pues estos ultimos ha crecido mucho los ultimos años. Asi, usamos la logica, el que contamina paga. Creo que el cambio climatico se está descontrolando, asi...

  • Anonymous (Italy)
    28 July 2017 Company/business organisation

    Anonymous (Italy)

    For a SME company the paperwork and legal documents required for the EU project are massive. If a SME got a big company in a project partnership, the legal paperwork or requirements such as: modification of GA, amendment, IP protection, etc can really became problematic. And big company can force to accept their condition. Best regards. Simone

  • Deutsches Aktieninstitut e.V. (Germany)
    25 July 2017 Business association

    Deutsches Aktieninstitut e.V. (Germany)

    German listed companies are concerned about burdensome regulation as regards the preparing and filing annual financial reports. According to Art. 4(7) of the revised EU Transparency Directive (TD, 2013/50/EU) European listed companies will have to file their annual financial reports in a single electronic reporting format (ESEF) with effect from 1 January 2020. Details will be specified by Regulatory Technical Standards that ESMA is currently...

  • Anonymous (Belgium)
    14 July 2017 Business association

    Anonymous (Belgium)

    I am working with DIGITALEUROPE, the voice of the European digital industries. We understand that within the REFIT Stakeholder Platform there was raised the issue of considering REFIT exercise related to the private copying exception defined in Article 5.2 (b) of the Directive 2001/29/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 May 2001 on the harmonisation of certain aspects of copyright and related rights in the information...

  • OZ Bez bariéry - Národná platforma proti bariéram (Slovakia)
    9 June 2017 Non-governmental organisation (NGO)

    OZ Bez bariéry - Národná platforma proti bariéram (Slovakia)

    Vážené inštitúcie EÚ, dovoľujeme si Vás osloviť a požiadať Vás o zahájenie rokovania s národným prostredím Slovenskej republiky a vytvoriť Národný kontaktný bod k programu EÚ CALYPSO, kde Slovensko zatiaľ nie je členom. Tento program podporovaného turizmu pre znevýhodnené skupiny obyvateľov krajín EÚ súvisí dopadovo s rozvojom cestovného ruchu, regionálnym rozvojom a rozvojom sociálnych služieb na Slovensku nielen pre obyvateľov, ale aj pre...

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