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

XC, YB, ZA (C‑234/17)

On October 24th 2018, the Court of Justice (Grand Chamber) delivered its judgment in case C‑234/17, on the interpretation of Article 4(3) TEU and the principles of equivalence and effectiveness. Th...
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Recent News & Events


ECLAN is looking for motivated Trainee to join its team in beginning of November! ECLAN is seeking to recruit a young graduate or professional, to fill a remunerated traineeship position. Th...
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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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