European Law - CEA says equality directive not close

According to the Comite Europeen des Assurances (CEA), adoption of the "gender equality" directive by the European Union (EU) does not look likely any time soon.After a hard-fought debate in the European Parliament, government representatives are now having a difficult time reaching agreement on its adoption. At the Employment and Social Affairs Council meeting in June, a majority of member states outlined the need to better assess the impact of the directive, especially on consumers.These r