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EESC calls for new thinking to prevent radicalisation and limit access to weapons in Europe - EESC Press Release 17-03-2016
EU-US “Privacy Shield”: MEPs to examine new deal on transatlantic data transfers - LIBE Press Release 17-03-2016
Crime prevention: experts speak out on new gun control rules - European Parliament Article 16-03-2016
EDPS Case Law Overview 1-12-2014 to 31-12-2015 - EDPS Working Document 16-03-2016
Council conclusions on the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism - EU Council Press Release 15-03-2016
Common position on counterterrorism directive - Presidency News 14-03-2016
Directive on combatting terrorism: Council ready to start negotiations with Parliament - EU Council Press Release 11-03-2016
European police cooperation in cross-border financial investigations - Presidency News 11-03-2016
Updated rules for Europol: Council adopts position at first reading - EU Council Press Release 10-03-2016
JHA Council 10 to 11-03-2016 - JHA meeting page
CJEU annuls Commission decisions relating to requests for information - CJEU Press Release in Cases C-247/14 P HeidelbergCement v Commission and others 10-03-2016
MEPs strengthen rights of children in criminal proceedings - European Parliament Press Release 9-03-2016
MEPs back agreement among EU institutions to upgrade and clarify EU law-making - European Parliament Plenary Press Release 09-03-2016
Agreement on the exchange of tax information – Presidency News 8-03-2016
Statement of HR/VP Mogherini on the accession of El Salvador to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court - EEAS Statement 4-03-2016
Commission proposes EU accession to international Convention to fight violence against women - European Commission Press Release 4-03-2016
Fighting VAT fraud: time to step up efforts, say EU Auditors - ECA Press Release 3-03-2016
Council agrees its negotiating position to reinforce checks at external borders - European Commission Press Release 25-02-2016
Justice and Home Affairs Council 25-02-2016 - JHA meeting page
Cyberspace, the cloud, and cross-border criminal investigation: the limits and possibilities of international law - available on Presidency website 25-02-2016
World Economic Forum Cybercrime Recommendations 2016 - available on Presidency website 25-02-2016
Firearms proposal: impact on law-abiding citizens dominates committee debate - IMCO Press Release 23-02-2016
Kuneva: Regulating domestic workers will reduce trafficking and abuse - European Parliament Article - 22-02-2016
CJEU judgment confirming annulment of fund-freezing measures in place against a bank - CJEU Press Release in Case C-176/13 P
Council v Bank Mellat 18-02-2016
CJEU judgment on detention and fresh asylum application – CJEU Press Release in Case C-601/15 PPU J.N. v Staatssecretaris van Veiligheid en Justitie 15-02-2016
Right to a fair trial: new rules to guarantee presumption of innocence - European Commission Press Release 12-02-2016
EU strengthens right to the presumption of innocence - EU Council Press Release 12-02-2016
Council conclusions on the fight against the financing of terrorism - EU Council Press Release 12-02-2016
The 6 need-to-knows about Financial Investigation - Presidency Brochure 8-02-2016
Questions and Answers about Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) - European Commission Memo 5-02-2016
Joint Statement on International Day against Female Genital Mutilation - European Commission Statement 5-02-2016
Agenda on Migration and International Security - Presidency Document 5-02-2016
Attacks against women: MEPs call for zero tolerance - European Parliament Press Release 4-02-2016
Advocate General Szpunar opines on not expelling and refusing residence permit to non-EU national having sole care of an EU citizen minor child because of criminal record - CJEU Press Release in Cases C-165/14 Alfredo Rendón Marín v Administración del Estado and C-304/14 CS v SSHD 4-02-2016
CJEU judgment on precluding the imposition of penalties for unauthorised cross-border intermediation of sporting bets – CJEU Press Release in Case C-336/14 Sebat Ince 4-02-2016
Commission presents Action Plan to strengthen the fight against terrorist financing - European Commission Press release and Q&A 2-02-2016
EU Commission and US agree on new framework for transatlantic data flows: EU-US Privacy Shield - European Commission Press Release, Justice Commissioner Speaking Points and Commission Vice-President Speaking Points
Advocate General Szpunar opines on imprisonment for illegal entry when not stopped at external Schengen border – CJEU Press Release in Case C-47/15 Sélina Affum v Préfet du Pas de Calais and Procureur général de la Cour d'appel de Douai 2-02-2016
Commissioner Jourová on Safe Harbour negotiations’ state of play - European Commission Speech 1-02-2016
Commission issues reports on progress in Bulgaria and Romania under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism - European Commission Press Release on Bulgaria and Romania and Memo 27-01-2016
Make best use of every euro and combat fraud, say budgetary control MEPs - CONT Press Release 28-01-2016
Virtual currencies: what are the risks and benefits? - European Parliament Article 26-01-2016
Dutch Presidency priorities discussed in committee - European Parliament Press Release 26-01-2016
Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos at Europol's European Counter Terrorism Centre (ECTC) launch - European Commission Press Release 25-01-2016
O'Flaherty: “Fundamental rights are always under threat” - Fundamental rights Article 25-01-2016
New platform for deepening cooperation between European intelligence and security services - Presidency Press Release 25-01-2016
European Border - Paper for informal JHA meeting 22-01-2016
Cybercrime - Paper for informal JHA meeting 22-01-2016
Counter Terrorism - Paper for informal JHA meeting 22-01-2016
Car emissions inquiry committee members and remit approved - European Parliament Press Release 21-01-2016
Terrorism debate: “The threat seems to be increasing in the EU and further afield” - European Parliament Article 21-01-2016 -
Next step in mutual defence: European Defence Union, say MEPs - European Parliament Press Release 21-01-2016
Mutual defence clause: what the requirement to help out other Member States means - Plenary Session Article 20-01-2016
CJEU judgment that EU and Member State competition law leniency programmes coexist autonomously – CJEU Press Release in Case C-428/14 DHL Express (Italy) S.r.l. and Others v Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato and Others 20-01-2016
Commission proposes to strengthen the exchange of criminal records on non-EU citizens - European Commission Press Release 19-01-2016
ECRIS to be upgraded to allow a better exchange of criminal records relating to non-EU nationals: Frequently asked Questions - European Commission Memo 19-01-2016
The European Network of National Human Rights Institutions (ENNHRI) Guidelines - Guidelines 18-01-2016
Manual for experts on multidisciplinary cooperation against trafficking in human beings for labour exploitation – Manual 18-01-2016
Refugee crisis: “If Schengen collapses, it'll be start of end European project” - European Parliament Article 14-01-2016
First-ever EU-wide cyber-security rules backed by Internal Market Committee - IMCO Press Release 14-01-2016
Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos to the LIBE Committee at the European Parliament - European Commission Speech 14-01-2016
MEPs debate relocation, hotspots, Schengen and Dublin rules with Avramopoulos - LIBE Press Release 14-01-2016
Cyber security: “Without fair protection at European level, we will be in trouble” - Information society Article 13-01-2016
The year ahead: what Parliament will be dealing with in 2016 - European Parliament Article 12-01-2016
Security, migration and justice (infographic) - Infographic 11-01-2016
Programme of the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the European Union - Programme 6-01-2015
The joint declaration on gender equality of the Netherlands, Slovakia and Malta - Declaration 5-01-2016
Video: this year's most memorable moments at the Parliament - European Parliament Article 29-12-2015
Questions and Answers: data protection reform - European Commission Fact Sheet 21-12-2015
Trio Programme (January 2016 - June 2017) - Document 20-12-2015
EU data protection reform: Council confirms agreement with the European Parliament - EU Council Press Release 18-12-2015
EU steps up cyber security: Member States approve agreement - EU Council Press Release 18-12-2015
New data protection standards to ensure smooth police cooperation in the EU - European Parliament LIBE Press Release 17-12-2015
Parliament calls for tougher arms export regime - European Parliament Press Release 17-12-2015
New EU rules on data protection put the citizen back in the driving seat - European Parliament LIBE Press Release 17-12-2015
Procedural safeguards for children in criminal proceedings: Council confirms deal with EP – EU Council Press Release 16-12-2015
EDPS issues an alert on intrusive surveillance - EDPS Press Release 15-12-2015
New Director-General for DG JUSTICE - European Commission Press Release 15-12-2015
Presidency Trio (The Netherlands, Slovakia and Malta) Programme 2016 to mid-2017 – Programme 14-12-2015
State of the European Union Presidency edition - Document 14-12-2015
Legal protection for LGBTI people - FRA Update 11-12-2015
EDPS supports EU legislator on security but recommends re-thinking on EU PNR - EDPS Press Release 10-12-2015
Commission opens infringement procedure against Hungary concerning its asylum law - European Commission Press Release 10-12-2015
Manipulation of market benchmarks: Council confirms agreement with EP on tougher rules - EU Council Press Release 9-12-2015
Fighting tax evasion: EU and the Republic of San Marino sign new tax transparency agreement - European Commission Press Release 8-12-2015
Joint Elements from US-EU Cyber Dialogue - EEAS Press Release 7-12-2015
Annex to EDPS Opinion 6/2015 of 28 October 2015 on EDPS recommendations on the directive for data protection in the police and justice sectors comprising a comparative table of directive texts with EDPS recommendations - EDPS Opinion Annex published 7-12-2015
Q&A: Guidance on transatlantic data transfers following the Schrems ruling - European Commission Fact Sheet 6-11-2015
Updated rules for Europol: Council confirms the agreement found with EP - EU Council Press Release 4-12-2015
Court of Justice of the EU: Council adopts reform of General Court - Council Press Release 3-12-2015
EU Internet Forum: Bringing together governments, Europol and technology companies to counter terrorist content and hate speech online - European Commission Press Release 3-12-2015
European Agenda on Security: Commission takes action to combat terrorism and illegal trafficking of firearms and explosives - European Commission Press Release 2-12-2015 and Fact Sheet
Protection gaps risk exposing children with disabilities to abuse - FRA Press Release including Report 2-12-2015
Financial benchmarks: Commission welcomes agreement on new rules to prevent manipulation - European Commission Press Release 25 November 2015
Conclusions on enhancing the criminal justice response to radicalisation leading to terrorism and violent extremism - Council Press Release 20-11-2015
European Agenda on Security: State of Play - European Commission Press Release 17-11-2015
New rules on better protection for victims of crime in the EU enter into force today - European Commission Press Release 16-11-2015
Victims' Rights Directive: Frequently asked Questions - European Commission Fact Sheet 16-11-2015
Fair trials: civil liberties MEPs back new EU rules on presumption of innocence - European Parliament LIBE Press Release 10-11-2015
Presumption of innocence: Council confirms the agreement found with EP - EU Council Press Release 4-11-2015
EU and Liechtenstein sign deal on automatic exchange of tax data - Council Press Release 28-10-2015
Mass surveillance: EU citizens' rights still in danger - European Parliament Press Release 29-10-2015
The protection of personal data: more than a European fundamental right, it is a right for everyone - European Commission Speech 29-10-2015
A further step towards comprehensive EU data protection: EDPS recommendations for the police and justice sectors - EDPS Press Release and Opinion 28-10-2015
European Commission adopts second annual Work Programme: Maintaining focus and delivering on 10 priorities - European Commission Press Release Questions and Answers and Presentation to the European Parliament and European Parliament Press Release 27-10-2015
Ending EU citizens' bank secrecy in Switzerland - European Parliament Press Release 27-10-2015
MEPs ask EU Commission to monitor investigations into car emission test fraud – European Parliament Press Release 27-10-2015
Council deal on automatic exchange of tax rulings is a “missed opportunity” - European Parliament Press Release 27-10-2015
New report highlights crucial role of EU customs authorities in fighting against counterfeit goods – European Commission Press Release and Memo on EU customs action to tackle the infringement of intellectual property rights 27-10-2015
Sex Trafficking of women - EASO Country of Origin Information Report on Nigeria 27-10-2015
Commissioner Jourová's remarks on Safe Harbour Judgment before LIBE Committee - European Commission Speech 26-10-2015
Safe Harbor Briefin - Q&A session with the EDPS 23-10-2015
Free circulation of public documents: Council confirms the agreement found with the European Parliament - EU Council Press Release 22-10-2015
European Commission takes action to tackle radicalisation through the criminal justice system – European Commission Press Release 19-10-2015
Better guardianship key to better protection for child victims of trafficking - EU FRA Press Release 16-10-2015
Europe’s big data protection opportunity - EDPS Speech to Banking and Payments Federation 8-10-2015
A welcome step towards the reform of Data Protection rules - EDPS Press Release 09-10-2015 and Opinion
Data protection for police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters: Council ready for talks with the European Parliament - EU Council Press Release 09-10-2015 and negotiating position
Strengthening the use of means
of fighting trafficking of firearms - EU Council Conclusions 08-10-2015
First Vice-President Timmermans and Commissioner Jourová on Safe Harbour following Court ruling - European Commission Statement 06-10-2015
CJEU declares the Commission’s US Safe Harbour Decision invalid - CJEU Press Release in Case C-362/14 Maximillian Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner 06-10-2015
Tax transparency: Commission welcomes agreement reached by Member States on the automatic exchange of information on tax rulings - European Commission Press Release 06-10-2015
CJEU judgment on indefinite ban on voting in European Parliament elections - CJEU Press Release 06-10-2015
CJEU members - CJEU Press Release 05-10-2015
Commissioner Jourová 's concluding remarks at the Colloquium on Fundamental Rights - Tolerance and respect: Living better together - European Commission Speech 02-10-2015
CJEU judgment on prison sentence for third-country national unlawfully entering territory in breach of an entry ban - CJEU Judgment 01-10-2015
Have your say on geo-blocking and the role of platforms in the online economy - European Commission Press Release 24-09-2015
CJEU on disapplying limitation periods in cases of serious fraud in relation to VAT - CJEU Press Release 08-09-2015
Questions and Answers on the EU-US data protection Umbrella Agreement - European Commission Fact Sheet 08-09-2015
Commissioner Jourová on the finalisation of the EU-US negotiations on the data protection Umbrella Agreement – Statement 08-09-2015
High-Level Ministerial Conference: Criminal justice response to radicalisation 19-10-2015 - European Commission Event Page
Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights Tolerance and respect: preventing and combating antisemitic and anti-Muslim hatred in Europe 1 to 02-10-2015 - European Commission Event Page
European Commission Daphne call - Action grants to support transnational projects to combat sexual harrassment and sexual violence against women - JUST/2015/RDAP/AG/SEXV 07-2015
European Commission Actions grants call to support transnational projects on promoting the quality of the national justice systems - JUST/2015/JACC/AG/QUAL 07-2015
European Commission Action grants call to support projects to enhance the rights of persons suspected or accused of crime – JUST/2015/JACC/AG/PROC 06-2015
Commission modernises EU customs procedures - European Commission Press release 28-07-2015
CJEU on expiry of time-limits to decide on EAW execution – CJEU Press Release 16-07-2015
Passenger Name Records: MEPs back EU system with data protection safeguards – European Parliament Press Release 15-07-2015
Joint statement: Beginning of negotiations between Mexico and the European Union on PNR data transmission – European Commission Statement 14-07-2015
Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos after informal Home Affairs Council in Luxembourg – European Commission Speech 09-07-2015
EU joining CITES Convention will help in the preparation of the Commission's wildlife trafficking action plan – European Commission Press Release 08-07-2015
EDPS Opinion on the EU-Switzerland agreement on the automatic exchange of tax information – EDPS Opinion 08-07-2015
Civil liberties MEPs to debate concerns over French surveillance law - European Parliament Press Release 02-07-2015
European Judicial Network plenary meeting in Riga, Latvia - EJN Press Release 02-07-2015
European Crime Prevention Network hands over flag to Luxembourg - Latvian Presidency Media Release 01-07-2015
A Union for the citizens Priorities of the Luxembourg Presidency 1 July to 31 December 2015 and website
Progress achieved in the Council during Latvian Presidency - Latvian Presidency Media Release 30-06-2015
CEPOL: Council and Parliament agree on updated rules - Council Press Release 30-06-2015
Network and information security: breakthrough in talks with EP - Council Press Release 30-06-2015
European Crime Prevention Network hands over flag to Luxembourg during the last home affairs event of the Presidency - Latvian Presidency Media Release 27-06-2015
Outcome of Justice and Home Affairs Council 15 to 16-06-2015
Press speaking points of Commissioner Jourová at EU-US Justice and Home Affairs meeting in Riga - European Commission Press Release 03-06-2015
OLAF in 2014: a strong investigative performance bringing tangible results for EU taxpayers - European Commission Press Release 02-06-2015
EU-US Justice and Home Affairs Ministers to discuss transatlantic cooperation - Latvian Presidency Media Release 29-05-2015
Fighting tax evasion: EU and Switzerland sign historic tax transparency agreement - European Commission Press Release 27-05-2015
Tougher rules on money laundering to fight tax evasion and terrorist financing - European Parliament Press Release 20-05-2015
Statement on the situation in Hungary - European Commission Press Release 19-05-2015
Fair trials: MEPs strengthen EU-wide standards for legal aid – European Parliament Press Release 06-05-2015
Justice needs to be more child-friendly, finds EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) in its report Child-friendly justice – Perspectives and experiences of professionals on children’s participation in civil and criminal judicial proceedings in 10 EU Member States - FRA Press Release 05-05-2015
Parliament’s Civil Liberties Committee to address situation in Hungary - European Parliament Press Release 30-04-2015
Opening remarks in the European Parliament by First Vice-President Timmermans on the adoption of the European Agenda on Security - European Commission Speech 28-04-2015
Commissioner Avramopoulos presents European Agenda on Security at European Parliament - European Commission Speech 28-04-2015
Commission takes steps to strengthen EU cooperation in the fight against terrorism, organised crime and cybercrime - European Commission Press Release 28-04-2015
European Agenda on Security: Questions & Answers - European Commission Fact Sheet 28-04-2015
Automatic emergency call devices in all new car models from spring 2018 - European Parliament Press Release 28-04-2015
Discussions on reducing number of serious injuries and fatalities on European roads - Presidency Media Release 16-04-2015
MEPs debate how to fight human trafficking - European Parliament Article 16-04-2015
European Parliament Committee Hearing on the fight against terrorism and the challenges for EU internal security - 14-04-2015
Fair trials: MEPs beef up draft EU law on presumption of innocence - European Parliament Press Release 31-03-2015
Investing in an open and secure Europe: €1.8 billion to fund Asylum, Migration, Integration and Security - European Commission Press Release 25-03-2015
Civil liberties MEPs make case for data protection during Washington visit - European Parliament Press Release 24-03-2015
CEPOL Conference in Jūrmala to focus on combating cybercrime - Presidency Media Release 23-03-2015
EU needs to limit “cloned” car registration to combat vehicle crime - Presidency Media Release 23-03-2015
EU counter-terrorism coordinator: “Jail is a major incubator of radicalisation” - European Parliament Article 20-03-2015
Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos following his visit to Europol and the official launch of JOT MARE - Speech 17-03-2015
Outcome of Justice and Home Affairs Council 12 to 13-03-2015
Upcoming Justice and Home Affairs Council 12 to 13-03-2015 agenda highlights
European Commission Statement on the occasion of International Women's Day - 8-03-2015
European Crime Prevention Network experts exchange experience on secondary victimisation - Latvian Presidency Media Release 6-03-2015
European Commission outlines remaining key challenges on gender equality - 5-03-2015
Questions and Answers: What is the EU doing for women's rights and gender equality? - European Commission Fact Sheet 5-03-2015
Traffic offenders traceable across the EU - Council Press Release 2-03-2015
Changes to planned European Passenger Name Record (PNR) system discussed by MEPs - European Parliament Press Release 26-02-2015
Protection of victims in the EU - European Commission Fact Sheet 20-02-2015
Statement of Commissioner Jourová for the European Day for victims of crime - Statement 20-02-2015
Passenger Name Record and data protection talks should go hand in hand, MEPs say - European Parliament Press Release 11-02-2015
European Parliament to resume investigations into CIA-led operations in EU countries - European Parliament Press Release 11-02-2015
Tracing traffic offenders across borders: European Parliament approves new data-sharing rules - European Parliament Press Release 11-02-2015
Money laundering: Council endorses agreement with European Parliament - Presidency Media Release 10-02-2015
European Commission actions to fight FGM in the EU and worldwide - European Commission factsheet 06-02-2015
Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation - European Commission statement 06-02-2015
Fair trials for children: MEPs amend rules to establish strong EU-wide standards - European Parliament committee Press Release 05-02-2015
Concluding the EU Data Protection Reform is essential for the Digital Single Market - European Commission statement 28-01-2015
Money laundering: company owner lists to fight tax crime and terrorist financing - European Parliament committees Press Release 27-01-2015
Prime Minister to present Latvian Presidency priorities to the European Parliament - see live broadcast 14-01-2015
Fighting terrorism at EU level, an overview of Commission's actions, measures and initiatives - European Commission factsheet 11-01-2015
Better protection for victims of violence anywhere in the EU - European Commission Press Release 9-01-2015
Road traffic offence directive: Council confirms agreement with Parliament - 17-12-2014
Money laundering: Parliament and Council negotiators agree on central registers - 17-12-2014
A new start: European Commission 2015 work programme - 16-12-2014
Main results of Justice and Home Affairs Council - 4 and 5-12-2014
Council agrees general approach on presumption of innocence and the right to be present at trial in criminal proceedings proposal - 4-12-2014
The creation of an operational network - @ON - to counter mafia style serious and organised crime groups - Council Resolution 4-12-2014
The development of a renewed European Union
Internal Security Strategy - Council Conclusions 4-12-2014
A new era for EU Justice and Home Affairs policies - European Commission 1-12-2014
UK's block opt-out and partial re-opt-in to the ex-third pillar acquis - Council 1-12-2014
Presidency briefing on state of play on proposal on the fight against fraud to the Union's financial interests by means of criminal law - 27-11-2014
Giovanni Buttarelli named new data protection watchdog - 27-11-2014
Presidency briefing on state of play on data protection directive proposal - 25-11-2014
Presidency briefing on state of play on legal aid proposal - 17-11-2014
A new chapter for cross-border criminal justice - European Commission First Vice-President Timmermans 13-11-2014
MEPs debate plans to use EU Passenger Name Record (PNR) data to fight terrorism - 11-11-2014
Hearing on Judicial cooperation in criminal matters: roadmap on procedural rights of suspects and accused achievements and the way forward - European Parliament Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs 11-11-2014 see its hearings page
Protecting taxpayers' money: A truly independent and efficient European Public Prosecutor - Commissioner Reicherts 27-10-2014
European Council appoints the new Commission - 23-10-2014
Trafficking in human beings 2010-2014: eradicating the slave trade - European Commission 17-10-2014
EU takes eradication of trafficking in human beings from words to action - Commissioner Malmström 17-10-2014
European Commission refers Italy to the Court of Justice for insufficient rules on compensation for crime victims - 16-10-2014
Combating tax evasion: Council agrees to extend automatic exchange of information - 14-10-2014
Outcome of EU Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting - 9 and 10-10-2014
Joint statement Malmström - Alfano on the informal Ministerial dinner with IT companies - European Commission 09-10-2014
European Parliament hearing candidate First Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans responsible for Better Regulation, Inter-Institutional Relations, Rule of Law and Charter of Fundamental Rights - 07-10-2014
European Parliament hearing candidate European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Vĕra Jourová - 01-10-2014
Second Ministerial Conference of the Global Alliance against Child Sexual Abuse Online - European Commission 30-09-2014
European Parliament hearing candidate European Commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs Dimitris Avramopoulos - 30-09-2014
Public hearings of candidate European Commissioners: format and schedule - 18-09-2014
Juncker unveils new European Commission - 10-09-2014
Summary of the results achieved during Cecilia Malmström's mandate as European Commissioner for Home Affairs - 31-07-2014
22 internships available at Europol - deadlines in August 2014
Right to interpretation and translation in criminal proceedings - European Commission urges Spain and Slovenia to implement rules - MEMO/14/470 10-07-2014
Strategic guidelines in the area of freedom, security and justice agreed by European Council 27-06-2014
Free circulation of previous convictions and preventing conflicts of jurisdiction call to reinforce rules - European Commission IP/14/624 02-06-2014
Zero tolerance for counterfeiting the euro: European Commission proposal clears final hurdle - MEMO/14/333 06-05-2014
Every euro counts: European Parliament says 'yes' to new rules to fight fraud - European Commission MEMO/14/303 16-04-2014
Market abuse: EU enacts criminal sanctions to defend market integrity - European Commission IP/14/424 14-04-2014
Rights of the child: European Commission gathers input on how to best protect the most vulnerable from violence - IP/14/392 10-04-2014
EU Court of Justice declares the Data Retention Directive to be invalid - CJEU Press Release No 54/14 08-04-2014
Innocent until proven guilty: Yes says Parliament - European Commission MEMO/14/264 07-04-2014

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The Court of Justice of the European Union in criminal matters under the Lisbon Treaty in practice: pre and post expiry of transitional period on 1 December 2014
Professor Anne Weyembergh, Coordinator on EU Criminal Law, Institute for European Studies, Université Libre de Bruxelles and Founder and Coordinator, European Criminal Law Academic Network (ECLAN) Watch video

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The traffic of human beings: legal framework and judicial cooperation

Deputy Prosecutor Calogero Ferrara, the District Antimafia Prosecutor Office of Palermo Watch video part 1, part 2 and part 3

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An update on the proposal for a European Public Prosecutor's Office and on the proposal for a Directive on the fight against fraud to the European Union's financial interests by means of criminal law
Dr. Andrea Venegoni, magistrate of the Digest Office (research department) of the Supreme Court of Cassation, Italy and former European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) agent Watch video

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The fight against economic crime, the cooperation between the Bank of Italy and the Judicial Authority

Dr. Carlo Alberto Giusti, Counsellor to the Secretary of State for Justice, Italy Watch video

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The new Directive on the freezing and confiscation of instrumentalities and proceeds of crime in the European Union

Fiona Jackson, Barrister, 33 Chancery Lane, London Watch video

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The new EU rules for dealing with market abuse: the Directive on criminal sanctions for market abuse and the Market Abuse Regulation
Sarah Clarke, Barrister, Serjeants Inn Chambers, London and author of Insider Dealing: Law and Practice 2013, Oxford University Press Watch video

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Reflections on EU proposals on rights of suspects and accused: presumption of innocence, right to be present at trial, safeguards for children and right to provisional legal aid
Libby McVeigh, Head of Law Reform, Fair Trials International, London Watch video

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Compensation for costs and legal fees after a conviction or acquittal, the Greek perspective from the Autumn 2014 conference of the European Criminal Bar Association
Alexis Anagnostakis, Anagnostakis Law Offices, Greece, Barrister at Law and Member of the Advisory Board of European Criminal Bar Association Watch video

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Modern technology in Italian criminal proceedings: challenges and opportunities

Avv. Nicola Canestrini, Studio Legale Canestrini, Trentino, Italy Watch video

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