JIGGSLAW® - International Lawyer Linguists´Network
EU Directives are binding, as to the result to be achieved,
in the event of incorrect transposition into national #Law
A good example :
#Spanish Supreme Court's ruling: access to police reports is a right given by an #EUDirective which hasn't been transposed into Spanish #lawlaw http://noticias.juridicas.com/actualidad/noticias/11643-las-directivas-de-la-ue-son-vinculantes-antes-de-su-transposicion-cuando-el-estado-incumple-el-plazo-previsto-para-ello
Digital Single Market and Languages in Europe
The EC strategy : http://j.mp/DSM_Strategy
"By creating a connected digital single market, we can generate up to €250 billion of additional growth"
The facts: 46% of Europeans speak only their native language, only 38% of Europeans speak English well enough to hold a conversation
The open letter to the EC to address the multilingual challenge in the DSM: http://j.mp/DigitalSingleMarketLetterToEC
The European Commission will be officially informed of the open letter tomorow 25 March 2015 prior to the orientation debate on the Digital Single Market strategy in Brussels.
The strategy will be unveiled in May. You can still support the open letter!