AFCO/JURI joint hearing of Vice-President, Commissioner-designate Maroš Šefčovič
30-09-2019 – 17:18
On Monday, 30 September Committee on Legal Affairs, jointly with the Committee on Constitutional Affairs hold a hearing of Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President, Commissioner-designate for Interinstitutional Relations and Foresight.
LIBE/JURI joint hearing of Commissioner-designate Didier Reynders
30-09-2019 – 17:09
On 2 October, the Committee on Legal Affairs will hold, jointly with the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, the hearing of Didier Reynders, Commissioner-designate for Justice. His portfolio has among its main priorities to lead the work to ensure that the rule of law is upheld across the Union, in particular through the comprehensive European Rule of Law Mechanism and in close cooperation with the Member States and the European Parliament.
Intellectual property policy – new priorities of the Commission
27-09-2019 – 12:38
The Commission’s ‘new approach’ to Intellectual Property Policy (IP) was presented to JURI Members at the 25-26 September 2019 meeting by Mr. Pierre Delsaux, Deputy Director-General of DG Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs.
Examination of potential or actual conflict of interests of Commissioners-designate
20-09-2019 – 13:28
At their extraordinary in camera committee meeting of 19 September 2019 in Strasbourg, Members of the Committee on Legal Affairs examined the potential or actual conflict of interests of the Commissioners-designate.
Exchange of views with Finnish Presidency
10-09-2019 – 11:45
On 3 September 2019, the Committee on Legal Affairs held an exchange of view with Anna-Maja Henriksson, Finnish Minister of Justice. The Committee also heard the statements by selected candidates for the post of Deputy Executive Director of the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).