About ECLAN

ECLAN is a network of researchers and academics engaging in EU criminal law across 32 countries.  It aims at developing academic research and training in the field of EU criminal law by facilitating collaborations and synergies between universities and research centres.  ECLAN organises conferences and edits publications, hosts a summer school and a PhD seminar dedicated to the EU area of criminal justice, and publishes a quarterly newsletter dedicated to recent developments in the field.

Recent Developments

Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on European Production and Preservation Orders for electronic evidence in criminal matters (e-evidence)

On the 17th of April 2018, the Commission issued the much-awaited Proposal for a Regulation on e-evidence. The proposed Regulation introduces binding European Production and Preservation Orders. ...
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Recent News & Events

Annual Conference "Privacy and Surveillance in a Digital Era:Challenges for Transatlantic Cooperation and European Criminal Law"

The Annual Conference of the European Criminal Law Academic Network (ECLAN) will be on 'Privacy and Surveillance in a Digital Era: Challenges for Transatlantic Cooperation and European Criminal Law...
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Recent Publications

Judicial Harmonisation through Autonomous Concepts of European Union Law. The Example of the European Arrest Warrant Framework Decision

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has been a key institutional actor for the promotion of legal integration within the EU. On many occasions, such a function has been performed to f...
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