The European Court of Justice declared in its Judgment in Case C-333/13 of Elisabeta Dano, Florin Dano v Jobcenter Leipzig on 11 November 2014 that a German Court can ban unemployment benefits of a Romanian immigrant who did not seek employment in Germany. Claims were filed by Elisabeta Dano, a Romanian woman, who gave birth during […]
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José Manuel Barroso published the book “European Commission 2004-2014: A Testimony by the President with selected documents”. Jose Manuel Durão Barroso has been President of the European Commission since 2004. In this book Jose Manuel Durão Barroso gives a personal testimony of his mandate, which ends on 31 October 2014. It also contains a selection of his speeches, photos and documents which illustrate the Commission’s work in the last 10 years (EUBookshop, 2014). Read an extract from its introduction […]
President-elect Juncker unveiled his team and the new shape of the next European Commission. The new College of Commissioners will have seven Vice-Presidents (one of whom is the High Representative for Foreign Policy and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini). Those other than the High Representative will each lead a project team, focusing on issues such as ‘Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness’, ‘Digital Single Market’ and ‘Energy Union’.