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To achieve ECTS credits at my school a student is forced to drop his/her right of privacy

Some background about the situation: I attend a vocational university (university of applied sciences) I live in the Netherlands - Europe We have a mandatory activity that provides us with ECTS ...
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Cannot afford speeding ticket Netherlands

My friend lives in the Netherlands and was doing 62 km/h in a 30 km/h zone. He did this on a scooter that he illegally removed the 25 km/h cap on. From these two facts the fine will likely be around ...
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Hacking devices to unlock features: Legal or not?

There are 2 models of multimeter, A and B. Physically they are absolutely identical, yet model B has some functions unlocked, that are locked in model A. B costs about $400 more than A. If one tampers ...
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Without judicial review, what is the point of the Dutch constitution?

I gather from various sources (note: most links are in Dutch) that no process of judicial review exists in the Netherlands. In my understanding, most democracies have a process for creating, amending ...
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Can Netherlands enforce the car import tax legally?

As I understood I am free to import goods from other countries within Europe tax free. I have been living in The Netherlands for 3 years now, but I want to bring my car from home country, Latvia. Yet, ...
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Is it legal to create a carbon copy of an application?

A couple of days ago, an acquaintance of mine asked for help with an application for his non-profit company. This application was already done previously by people who the client hired previously. He ...
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Forced to sign NDA or no notice period [closed]

Context: I currently live in India and working remotely as a Software Engineer for a Dutch company since August 2018. I have got a residence permit for the Netherlands starting next month and was ...
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What are legal ways to get a persons address (Person living in Ireland, I'm living in The Netherlands)?

This is a follow-up to my previous question. I filed for a European small claims procedure but the only address I had of that person, seems invalid. The people at the address in question claim they ...
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Is there any chance to get a loan back from someone in another country? (Loanee is in Ireland, Lender in Netherlands)

Lets say someone form another country loans a small amount of money (400 euro) in The Netherlands (A Dutch person lends money to someone from Ireland). Signing a Dutch loan contract (in English) ...
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Package recieved after full refund, illegal to keep it? [duplicate]

So I ordered a package with a company (chinees company), after it not arriving and reaching the deadline I got a full refund (490 USD). The day after I received the money, I bought the same product ...
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Are employees in the EU more protected than in the US for sexual harassment? [closed]

For example, I know someone who was hired in the US for companyX. CompanyX has three locations, one in the Netherlands, one in the US, and one in Australia. CompanyX told my friend that he must work ...
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Can I process the e-mails from my own e-mail account to make statistics?

I'm working on a project for a company and I’m not sure if it's legal. I've made a system that automatically analyses my e-mail account and then displays statistics like: -Most common senders -Most ...
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I'm 16 years old and I want to move in with my 18 year old SO, am I allowed to decide this for myself? What can my parents do against this?

I want to move in with my SO who is 18 years old and has his own place. My question is basically: When I run out of my home, what can my parents do against this? Can they "force" take me from his ...
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Criminal liability for neglecting to stop a suicide in the Netherlands

In The Netherlands, suppose adult person A knows that adult person B is actively planning to commit suicide. Person A does not attempt to either assist in the suicide or block it. Person B commits ...
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Ending contract without a termination clause

We as an association have a contract with two other associations. One of these associations has told us they would like to end the contract. This contract has no clauses regarding its termination​. ...
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Is a company required to supply sufficient car parking spots for its employees?

Is a company required to supply sufficient car parking spaces for its employees? There are not enough parking spaces at my office, causing some employees to park at the neighbour's lot, who have now ...
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Can a university in EU refuse to grant me a degree after I completed studies?

I have completed a 120 ECTS Master program in a research university in the Netherlands. However, to get a diploma, I need to make a separate application. I did not apply for the diploma in time before ...
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Asked for contract ending, with no response, and still able to use the product

Background: A couple of years ago I ordered a domain, and I used it to test some things. So for clearance, I paid for it. I asked if I could use a webserver for testing and they agreed and gave me a ...
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Apply for a UK residence card

Under the eligibility rules for applying for a UK residence card: You can apply for a residence card if you’re both: from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) the family member, or ...
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Terminating the contract early (before tenant moves in)

I live in Uk and renting a flat in Netherlands, my tenant gave me deposit but agreement states he has to pay one month in advance, two weeks have passed since we signed contract but still no money. ...
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I agreed on 1 year rent term while signing for 3 years and now landlord wants me to leave

A year ago I started a room renting contract, where landlord asked me to stay there for 1 year maximum and I agreed. This was only accepted by my words and in written email but not signed. The written ...
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Tenant eviction law in Netherlands when renting is done via proxy company

I live in UK and have recently bought flat in Netherlands, found agent to rent it out and yesterday they told that they have found a tenant and sent me a contract to sign. Turns out that 'tenant' ...
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Is it legal to earn money via selling online currency (videogame)?

(Europe/Netherlands) Let's say I'm a World of Warcraft or Runescape player, in these games there are certain prices for gold, for example a X amount of ingame Runescape money might be worth a Y ...