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First Vice-President Timmermans and Commissioner Jourová on Safe Harbour following Court ruling - European Commission Statement 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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