Article 52 of the Treaty of Rome guarantees a right of establishment
Under both the EU treaty's Right of Establishment
, and the Friendship, Commerce and Navigation Treaty with the United States, Italy is generally obliged to provide national treatment to U.
For every four Greek nationals settling in Cyprus one Turkish national would have the right of establishment
By conferring special rights for the state in 31 privatised companies in the form of voting priority ("golden") shares, Hungary is imposing unjustified restrictions on the free movement of capital and right of establishment
, according to the European Commission.
While certain chapters of this legal system are fairly consensual, the question of the right of establishment
is stumbling over companies' right to exercise mobility from one member state to another.
Similarly, any solution which sanctions indefinite restrictions to the right of establishment
of Greek or Turkish Cypriots in the part of the island not administered by them, is less likely to be viable.
But the law may unduly restrict the free movement of capital and the right of establishment
- two golden principles enshrined in the EU Treaty.
Topics up for debate and round tables at the third event of its kind include the draft EU Constitution, transparency in the institutions, competition policy, environmental impact assessment, legislation on the right of establishment
of European and international associations.