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


On 12 February 2019, the Court of Justice (First Chamber) delivered its judgment in case C-492/18 PPU, which concerns the interpretation of the Framework Decision on the European Arrest Warrant (EA...
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Recent News & Events

New Rules on e-Evidence, The Proposed European Production and Preservation Orders

Objective Important steps have been taken at European level over the last years to develop an appropriate legal framework to address the challenges posed by the gathering of e-evidence. In Ap...
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Recent Publications

Criminal Justice and Police Cooperation between the EU and the UK after Brexit - Towards a principled and trust-based partnership

Brexit poses several challenges for future interaction between the EU and the UK in the areas of criminal justice and police cooperation. A new legal framework will be required to sustain the EU’s ...
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