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Luxembourg ‘made 172 secret tax deals’ with companies in year after LuxLeaks

Luxembourg struck 172 secret tax deals in the year after the LuxLeaks scandal first exposed the prevalence of agreements made between the government and multinational corporations, new research published today … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grumpy Juncker: ‘Call it EUleaks, not Luxleaks!’

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today (17 September) gave MEPs an occasionally short-tempered defence of his alleged role in the Luxleaks tax scandal. Juncker was appearing before the European Parliament’s Special … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ministers move to ensure ‘right to be forgotten’ applies to non-EU companies

Data protection laws will apply to all companies doing business in the European Union, national justice ministers agreed today (6 June), as they adapted legislation to take a recent EU … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

EU court ruling opens door for ‘right to be forgotten’ on the internet

Google could be forced to remove links to news stories about individuals from its search results, following a ruling today (13 May) by the European Court of Justice, backing the … Continue reading

November 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

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