Essays about: "Brussels"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the word Brussels.

  1. 1. When Brussels hits the brakes on M&A - A case study on the failed acquisition of Haldex AB

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Wiebke Buchholz; Roberto Gisy; [2019]
    Keywords : EU Merger Control; M A; Case Study; European Commission; Antitrust;

    Abstract : With an increasing number of mergers being subject to a European Commission's merger control investigation, the process becomes relevant for more and more companies engaged in M&A activities. Despite the importance to maintain healthy competition and an innovative business environment, the investigation comes along with significant direct and indirect costs for target and acquirer. READ MORE

  2. 2. A post-patent-torpedo EU? - An analysis of the Unitary Patent Package’s impact on torpedo actions within the EU

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Arvid Hellstrand; [2018]
    Keywords : Patent law; EU; EU-law; Torpedo actions; public international law; Jurisdiction; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Patent suits are among the more expensive legal endeavours a party can partake in. The best-case scenario for patentees is a cease-and-desist letter, where the threat of an impending suit convinces the alleged infringer stop altogether. If the alleged infringer insists, a court solves the matter and business may continue as usual. READ MORE

  3. 3. Including but not limited to: How Brussels is emerging as a global regulatory superpower, establishing its data protection standard worldwide

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sivan Pätsch; [2018]
    Keywords : regulatory convergence; policy convergence; data protection; data privacy; Brussels effect; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Can the European Union shape global regulatory policy? If it can, what conditions exist? This is the essential question at the centre of this thesis. This thesis will employ the case of global data protection regulation and put the two opposing theories of realist Daniel Drezner and institutionalist Anu Bradford against each other. READ MORE

  4. 4. How can urban gardening address social sustainability? Nature-based solution case studies in Lille, Brussels and Paris

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Hippolyte De Bellefroid; [2018]
    Keywords : Nature-based Solutions; urban community garden; social impacts; barriers and drivers; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Nowadays, European cities contain more than 70% of the population of the continent and are still growing. This growth tends to put pressure on the challenges that urban areas are already facing. The range of these challenges is wide, such challenges being social, environmental and economical. READ MORE

  5. 5. Street Music, City Rhythms : The urban soundscape as heard by street musicians

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för musikvetenskap

    Author : Jonathan Adam; [2018]
    Keywords : Street music; ethnography; soundscape; sound studies; urban soundscape; rhythmanalysis;

    Abstract : The soundscape plays a key, if often overlooked, role in the construction of public urban space. Street music – a conscious deliberate propagation of sound in public space – opens an entryway into comprehending the role of sound in the city, and what it reveals about the city’s inhabitants. READ MORE