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 the 12 May 2021, the Grand Chamber of the Court delivered its judgement in case C-505/19 regarding the application of the ne bis in idem principle, enshrined in Article 50 of the Charter of Fund...
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Recent News & Events

Call for application for Visiting Research Students - The Siracusa International Institute

The Siracusa International Institute for Criminal Justice and Human Rights has published a call for hosting up to 6 Visiting Research Students/Visiting Research Follows. Duration : 6 months L...
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Recent Publications

Surveillance and Privacy in the Digital Age

What impact has the evolution and proliferation of surveillance in the digital age had on fundamental rights? This important collection offers a critical assessment from a European, transatlantic a...
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