On 26 June 2018 the Council of European Union, adopted the new basic regulation on common rules in the field of civil aviation and establishing a European Union Aviation Safety Agency This week’s vote of the Council of the European Union concludes the legislative procedure. The regulation will be published in ...
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30 Juni 2018Dr. Oliver Heinrich
On 06. June 2018, the European Commission published a proposal for a Regulation on a Space Programme to boost EU space leadership beyond 2020. For the next long term EU budget 2021 - 2027 the Commission is proposing to devote a budget of € 16 billion on Galileo and EGNOS ...
8 Juni 2018Dr. Ingo Baumann
Mit der offiziellen Dokumentenbezeichnung C(2018) 3051 final hat die EU Kommission die Mitteilung „Guidance on Innovation Procurement“ veröffentlicht. Im Rahmen dieser Mitteilung will die EU Kommission öffentlichen Beschaffern einen praktischen Leitfaden zur innovativen Beschaffung zur Hand reichen. Der Leitfaden stellt kein bindendes Recht dar und kann über den Dokumentenraum der EU Kommission ...
17 Mai 2018Dr. Roderic Ortner
On 12. March 2018, the European Commission has published the first European Radio Navigation Plan (ERNP). The ERNP captures the characteristics of Europe's radio navigation landscape. It provides an inventory of existing and emerging radio navigation systems, foreseen modernisation plans, details user requirements, lists key stakeholders and gives an overview ...
13 März 2018Dr. Ingo Baumann
The European Commission currently prepares legislatives proposals for implementing the EU Space Policy under the next MFF 2021-2027. Release of the proposals is scheduled for May 2018. Please read here what stakeholders can expect: 2018 - a decisive year for European Space Policy
5 März 2018Dr. Ingo Baumann
Today, the European Commission published a Communication on a Space Strategy for Europe. According to the Commission, “The new Space Strategy for Europe aims at making the most of space for our society and economy, fostering a competitive and innovative European space sector and maintaining Europe's strategic autonomy in space.” The Strategy ...
26 Oktober 2016Dr. Ingo Baumann
The European Union (EU) transport ministers have signed the so called Amsterdam Declaration during an informal meeting of the Transport Council on April 14 in Amsterdam. It aims to make autonomous driving a reality across the 28 EU Member States. It lays down agreements on the steps necessary for the development ...
18 April 2016Dr. Ingo Baumann
This year's Munich Satellite Navigation Summit took place in Residenz München, from March 1 to 3. The Legal Session was once again organised by BHO Legal and chaired by two of its partners, Dr Ingo Baumann and Dr Oliver Heinrich, bringing together representatives of the International Telecommunications Union, the European Commission and ...
3 März 2016Dr. Ingo Baumann
The European Council adopted a position on type-approval requirements for EU-wide eCall devices in new automobiles on 2 March 2015. The eCall system aims to speed up emergency response services in case of traffic accidents. By 31 March 2018, all car manufacturers selling in Europe will be required to provide ...
12 März 2015Gerhard Deiters
With a most recent decision the ECJ declares the Data Retention Directive 2006/24/EC invalid. Already in 2010 had the German Federal Constitutional Court declared the unwarranted retention of telecommunication data incompatible with the German Constitution. Accordingly, Germany stopped its national data retention requirements under the German Telecommunications Act (TKG) and ...
9 April 2014Dr. Roderic Ortner