NEW COMMISSION

  • The von der Leyen Commission: for a Union that strives for more (IP/19/5542)
  • Von der Leyen picks her team - The president-elect will be unveiling her prospective College of Commissioners and their jobs - Financial Times

COMPETITION

  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.9420 - Crédit Agricole/Banco Santander/Santander Securities Services)
  • Commission clears acquisition of Kantar by Bain Capital Investors (M.9514) - Midday Express
  • CMA - Promoting competition and ensuring markets work well after Brexit
  • CMA - CMA full text decision on Calvin / BV merger

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Agenda for: Trade Policy Committee (Steel, textiles and other industrial sectors) of 20 September 2019
  • Agenda for: Trade Policy Committee (Full Members) of 13 September 2019
  • Minutes of the EP Inta Committee of 2 & 3 September 2019
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1391 of 6 September 2019 amending Regulation (EC) No 1218/1999 concerning the classification of certain goods in the Combined Nomenclature and repealing Implementing Regulation (EU) No 670/2013 (CN code: 6306 90 00, 6306 22 00)
  • EU-Mercosur trade agreement: chapter on intellectual property
  • EU-Mercosur trade agreement: intellectual property, legislation of the Parties, Annex 1
  • WTO - Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade - Notification - European Union - Chemicals
  • WTO - Committee on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures - Notification - European Union - Pesticides - Residues - Diflubenzuron
  • WTO - Thailand appeals second compliance panel report regarding Thai cigarette import measures
  • WTO - Chinese Taipei initiates WTO dispute complaint against Indian tech tariffs
  • WTO - Ukraine launches safeguard investigation on “Certain Nitrogen Fertilizers”
  • WTO - DG Azevêdo welcomes Prime Minister Allen Chastanet of Saint Lucia to the WTO

INTERNAL MARKET, INDUSTRY & GENERAL

  • Agenda for: Meeting of the Coreper (Part.1 & Part.2) of 11 September 2019
  • Agenda for: 20th meeting of the eCommerce expert group of 08 October 2019

FINANCIAL SERVICES

  • ESMA – Investors face increasing risks amid renewed market volatility
    - Risk Dashboard No.3 2019
    - Report on trends, risks and vulnerabilities No.2 2019
    - statistical annex
  • ESMA - Summary of Conclusions SMSG meeting 12 July 2019
  • ESMA - Summary of Conclusions Joint BoS and SMSG meeting 12 July 2019

ENERGY

  • Judgment of the Court of 19 September 2019 in Case T-883/16Republic of Poland, supported by Republic of Latvia, and by Republic of Lithuania, interveners, against European Commission, supported by Federal Republic of Germany
    Re: Internal market for natural gas - Directive 2009/73 / EC - Commission decision approving the amendment of the conditions for the exemption of Union rules from the operating rules of the OPAL pipeline with regard to third-party access and tariff regulation - Article 36 (1) of Directive 2009/73 - Principle of energy solidarity

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

DATA PRIVACY  & CYBERSECURITY

  • Data State Inspectorate of Latvia imposes a financial penalty of 7000 euros against online retailer - EDPB Press Release
  • Facial recognition in school renders Sweden’s first GDPR fine - EDPB Press Release

BREXIT

  • UK Government agrees to inform Parliament on potential impact of no-deal Brexit tariffs
  • The UK government has published a report summarising the provisions of a UK-South Korea trade agreement. 

EXTERNAL RELATIONS

  • French minister calls for reset in Russia-EU relations - Jean-Yves Le Drian urges end to era of distrust but Crimea sanctions to remain in place - Financial Tmes