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

Petar Dzivev*

Request for a preliminary ruling from rom the Spetsializiran nakazatelen sad (Bulgaria) lodged on 31 May 2016. 1. Is it compatible with: — Article 325(1) of the Treaty on the Functioning of t...
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Recent News & Events

EU’s Criminalisation Policy: Prospects and Challenges

Panel discussion with Anthony Bottoms (Cambridge University), Valsamis Mitsilegas (Queen Mary University London) and John Vervaele (Utrecht University) as panelists, and Jannemieke Ouwerkerk (Leide...
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Recent Publications

EU Criminal Law after Lisbon: Rights, Trust and the Transformation of Justice in Europe

This monograph is the first comprehensive analysis of the impact of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon on EU criminal law. By focusing on key areas of criminal law and procedure, the book...
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