European Law Department

Lithuanian government works to avert EU fine over privies (1)

The Lithuanian government is making every effort to avoid a fine from the European Commission for too many people in the country still using outdoor...

Dispute on Lithuanian sanctions for Russian TVs moves to EU Court of Justice (Updated)

The Lithuanian government will seek to prove at the EU Court of Justice that the media watchdog's order for rebroadcasters to move Russian TV channels to...

Lithuania refuses residency permit to same-sex spouse (4)

Lithuania's Migration Department has refused to issue a temporary residence permit to a Belarusian man who married his Lithuanian male partner in the...

President Grybauskaitė strictly against plans to limit Lithuanian timber sale

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė is against the proposal to give priority to local processors to buy timber produced in Lithuanian forests....

Energy vice-minister's Polish husband complains to EC over requirement to take Lithuanian language exam

Lithuanian Energy Vice-Minister Renata Cytacka's husband Mariusz Cezary Cytacki, a Polish citizen who works for Vilnius District Municipality, has lodged a...