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 14 January 2021 , the First Chamber of the Court of Justice delivered its judgment in Case C‑393/19 and decided as follows: "1. Article 2(1) of Council Framework Decision 2005/212/JHA...
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Recent News & Events

ECLAN Newsletter is out!

The latest edition of the ECLAN Newsletter is now available, and summarizes the developments that took place in the field of EU Criminal Law between July 2020 and December 2020.
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Recent Publications

Police Cooperation and Exchange of Information Under the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement

Brexit has led to a realignment of police cooperation and information exchange between the EU and the UK. This has been affected by Titles II-V and IX of Part III of the Trade and Cooperation Agree...
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