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CCBE Response to the Public Consultation on service of documents and taking of evidence in civil and commercial matters (26/02/2018)


Brief of the CCBE as amicus curiae in support of respondent in Microsoft Ireland Case (January 2018)


CCBE Response to the Public Consultation on improving cross border access to electronic evidence in criminal matters (20/10/2017)


CCBE Comments on the Review of the EU-US Privacy Shield Agreement (25/09/2017)


CCBE response to European Commission proposal to amend Directive 2011/16/EU as regards automatic exchange of information in the field of taxation in relation to report...


CCBE response to the Proposal for a Regulation on the mutual recognition of freezing and confiscation orders (19/05/2017)


CCBE comments on the ELI ENCJ Consultation Paper on The Relationship between Formal and Informal Justice the Court and Alternative Dispute Resolution (31/03/2017)


CCBE comments on the proposal for a Directive COM (2016) 821 on the enforcement of the Directive 2006/123/EC on services in the internal market, laying down a notifica...


CCBE comments on the proposal for a Directive COM (2016) 822 on a proportionality test before adoption of new regulation of professions (31/03/2017)


CCBE response to the Commission Proposal for a Directive on countering money laundering by criminal law (31/03/2017)


CCBE Position on legal expenses insurance (31/03/2017)


Comments of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) on the draft Regulation presented on July 13, 2016 by the European Commission establishing a common ...


CCBE comments on the IMCO/JURI report on the Proposal for a directive on certain aspects concerning contracts for the supply of digital content (23/02/2017)


European Commission public consultation on disincentives for advisors and intermediaries for potentially aggressive tax planning schemes Response from the CCBE (23/02/...


Responses of inquiry questions to the CCBE - European Parliament Committee of Inquiry into Money Laundering, Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion (PANA) (24/01/2017)