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

OG (Parquet de Lübeck) and PI (Parquet de Zwickau)

On the 6th of August 2018, the Irish Supreme Court lodged a request for a preliminary ruling in the frame of the surrender procedure of O.G. (C-508/18). The Irish Court referred the following quest...
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Recent News & Events

Legal Science: Functions, Significance and Future in Legal Systems

To mark the anniversary of the establishment of the Faculty of Law (FL) of the University of Latvia (UL) the 7th International Scientific Conference of the UL FL will be held on 16-18 October, ...
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Recent Publications

The Court of Justice of the European Union’s Mutual Trust Journey in EU Criminal Law: From a Presumption to (Room for) Rebuttal

More than any other EU institution, the Court of Justice of the European Union has upheld the presumption of mutual trust in EU criminal law cooperation. Surprisingly though, despite mutual trust’s...
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