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by docteurbenway
Thu Apr 10, 2014 11:31 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Re: EU Commission takes the UK to court

Anything new here?

I made a new thread, cuz i wasn't able to find my previous posts:

http://www.immigrationboards.com/eea-ro ... 62152.html
by docteurbenway
Thu Apr 10, 2014 11:26 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EEA Family Permit - UK Travel with a Family Member Card
Replies: 2
Views: 278

EEA Family Permit - UK Travel with a Family Member Card

Hi everyone, sorry I have been away from the forums for a while and so much has changed since then. Ok my question is are the EEA Family permits no longer necessary when traveling with a German EEA Family Member card? What happened to the ECJ case? Timatic now list visa Free for holders of "(Permane...
by docteurbenway
Sun Feb 17, 2013 10:12 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

A "brilliant" and "sophisticated" article from the Daily Mail can be found here: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-2279470/Cameron-defy-EU-migrants.html?ito=feeds-newsxml And I quote: "Today, the Mail starts a series on the potential consequences of throwing open Britain’s borders to countle...
by docteurbenway
Fri Jan 11, 2013 11:12 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

All discussions aside, has anyone heard of new developments on the infringement process against the UK? Any idea how long would this thing drag on?
by docteurbenway
Sun Jan 06, 2013 12:33 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Some very troubling news out of the UK: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/9783545/David-Cameron-we-will-keep-out-EU-benefit-tourists.html "The Prime Minister suggested only working immigrants should be allowed into the country, even if it means undermining the EU's key principle of "free move...
by docteurbenway
Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

So any update on this ECJ threat from Europe? Is the EU Commission going to continue sitting on their mule whilst the UK continues to get away with denying people their fundamental European free movement rights? Still no news, but here is a funny article to cheer us up while we wait: http://www.dai...
by docteurbenway
Wed Oct 24, 2012 6:48 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Finally received a response from the UKBA to my FOI request. See response here: http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/127782/response/324127/attach/3/2012%2010%2023%20FOI%2024070%20response.pdf Have read through. The response seems like a complete palm off but want to get other people's thoughts on...
by docteurbenway
Tue Oct 16, 2012 5:48 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

For all of us who are waiting for this matter to be resolved soon, here are a few words from Theresa May to help "lift our spirits": http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2214080/Migrants-EU-face-visa-controls-Tories-launch-fresh-challenge-Brussels.html and http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2012/oct/07...
by docteurbenway
Tue Oct 16, 2012 8:44 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

More fun reading, i am sorry if i am posting too many articles, but it is just great comedy fun:

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/po ... 12365.html
by docteurbenway
Mon Oct 15, 2012 8:03 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Not directly related to the thread, but here is some fun reading material while we wait:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19944072
by docteurbenway
Fri Oct 05, 2012 6:56 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

I would also strongly suggest that we write to: Mina Andreeva (+32 2 299 13 82) and Natasha Bertaud (+32 2 296 74 56). They are the spokespersons for the European Commission behind this press release: http://europa.eu/rapid/pressReleasesAction.do?reference=IP/12/417&format=HTML&aged=0&language=EN&gu...
by docteurbenway
Mon Sep 10, 2012 10:19 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

People keep this post alive, we are close.
by docteurbenway
Mon Sep 10, 2012 10:18 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Re: EC's Reasoned Opinion to the UK dated 26 April 2012

mstevens wrote:i have done a freedom of information request on this.

see details here:

http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/eu_commission
Great, keep at it!
by docteurbenway
Wed Aug 01, 2012 8:37 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Re: EC's Reasoned Opinion to the UK dated 26 April 2012

Dear All, I was interested to see the result of the EC reasoned Opinion regarding transposing 2004/38/EC into the UK's national Legislation. Time was due on 26 June 2012, however, there was no news. I contacted the EC by phone and email on 2 July. Today I have received an email regarding the result...
by docteurbenway
Tue Jul 10, 2012 6:18 pm
Forum: Europe immigration forum
Topic: German EU spouse visa
Replies: 45
Views: 9760

Hi, frei

could you please provide more information, what segment are you working on (public, private, etc...)

Since these things are case specific please provide detailed background info

Thanks
by docteurbenway
Sat Jun 30, 2012 1:37 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2012/1547/made Amendments to the UK Immigration (European Economic Area) Regulations 2006 which will come into force on 16 July 2012. ref SI 2012/1547. Trying to digest it. Still missing acceptance of other EU 2004/38/EC Article 10 RC's as substitute for an entry ...
by docteurbenway
Wed Jun 27, 2012 6:08 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Well, while there is still no news about the ECJ case on the EEA FP situation, here is a great article from my "favorite" newspaper.

This time about more EU vetoes from Cameron:


http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/fina ... -grab.html
by docteurbenway
Tue Jun 26, 2012 9:48 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Richard66 wrote:But the deadline for the UK's reply is on Tuesday, 26 June 2012, surely? Something is bound to happen then or shortly afterwards.
Well here we are, it is now the 26 of June.

What has changed? Nothing.

Best we can hope for is an ECJ case that might or might not be solved by 2014.

Happy times.
by docteurbenway
Mon Jun 11, 2012 7:52 am
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

Hello everyone,

just checking if anyone has any news on the subject?

It has been rather quite recently.

Regards.
by docteurbenway
Sat May 26, 2012 8:34 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: EU Commission takes the UK to court
Replies: 161
Views: 38060

More here http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18216538 Forget about EEA Family members, Ms. May is so ambitious she is going right for the money, restricting freedom of movement for EU citizens. Bravo, bravo. In this new context, i am really excited about how the ECJ case on freedom of movement is going t...
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