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 23 April 2020, Advocate General Szpunar delivered his Opinion in Case C-806/18 and concluded as follows: Directive 2008/115/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 200...
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Recent News & Events

Follow the developments in EU Criminal Law with ECLAN

Keep up to date with the latest developments in European criminal law on ECLAN website. Our bi-annual newsletter will be soon published.
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Recent Publications

The Court of Justice and European Criminal Law. Leading Cases in a Contextual Analysis

The aim of this book is to provide an insight into the landmark rulings of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in European Criminal Law (ECL). As in other areas of EU law, the decisio...
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