PhD Database

Leandro Mancano

The EU Legislative and Judicial Approach to Deprivation of Liberty

The research question of this thesis is the following: which is the EU legislative and judicial approach to deprivation of liberty? My methodological assumption is that the starting point in a study of this kind is the structure and the content of the polity in which deprivation of liberty is provided for. Therefore, I carry out an overall assessment of EU rules involving deprivation of...
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Chloé Brière

The external dimension of the EU-policy in the fight against trafficking in human beings.

My research deals with the European Union's policy to prevent and fight against trafficking in human beings (THB). While taking into account the evolution of the definition of THB, as well as the...
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Irene Wieczorek

The Legitimacy of EU Criminal Law

My research question is to what extent does the EU follow a normative agenda in the field of harmonisation of substantive criminal law. More in details my project investigates the role for the...
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Stijn Lamberigts

The right to silence of corporations

The research topic of this doctoral thesis is the right to silence of corporations. The issue is highly relevant in view of the importance of corporations in society and the use of corporate...
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Chiara Maria Ricci

The Role of Criminal Law in the Enforcement of the EU’s External Border Policy

Border and migration laws generally spell out the conditions of entry and stay of third-country nationals in the jurisdiction of the State, set out rules on border crossing and orchestrate the...
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