Tag Archives: European Union

EU Council adopts electronic identification rules

The EU Council issued an announcement entitled Council adopts electronic identification rules, on 23 July 2014. Here is the summary: The Council today adopted a regulation which lays down conditions for mutual recognition of electronic identification; sets rules for trust … Continue reading

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Webcast of event: European Citizens’ Initiative Day 2014: Building Up Success, 15 April 2014

A live webcast is available of today’s event on the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI), European Citizens’ Initiative Day 2014: Building up success, taking place 15 April 2014 in Brussels. The European Citizens’ Initiative is the European Union’s online direct democracy … Continue reading

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Ossowski (ed.): Agreement Technologies

Springer has published an article collection entitled Agreement Technologies (2013), edited by Professor Dr. Sascha Ossowski of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos. The book is volume 8 in the the Law, Governance and Technology Series. Here are excerpts from the preface: … Continue reading

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An API for European Union Legislation, in JSON

An application programming interface (API) for European Union legislation, in JSON format, has been made available by Buhl Rasmussen. According to the service’s “Data” page, the legislative data available through the API come from several sources; most of the data … Continue reading

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Doktori et al. on Analysis and Recommendations for an EU-Wide Online Dispute Resolution System

Daniel Doktori, Eugene Karlik, and Leila Perkins, all of Harvard Law School, have posted slides of a presentation entitled Stakeholder Analysis and Design Recommendations for an EU-Wide Online Dispute Resolution System, at odr.info. According to Colin Rule‘s post entitled Excellent … Continue reading

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