With the participation of the EU counter-terrorism coordinator, this conference will address the topical issue of foreign fighters and the challenges it presents. Will the effective fight of this phenomenon lead to substantial changes in criminal law and procedure?
With the Stockholm Programme coming to an end, it is time the European Council gives further guidance to the construction of the area of freedom, security and justice. Many questions arise : will it be an ambitious programme as its predecessors, or will the accent be placed in i...
Little is known about the relationship between Europol and Eurojust. Do they work well together, are duplication of efforts avoided and synergies sought for? The purpose of this conference is to responde to these and other questions, and to reflect on their possible future relationship following the adoption of th...
In a moment when rumours that the Commission might soon table a proposal for a regulation on the European Public Prosecutor Office, it is time to consider what shape this EU body what take and how it will interact with other EU actors in the field.
Do labels still matter ? Blurring boundaries between administrative and criminal law. The influence of the EU
Criminal law has gone through a tremendous evolution over the last decades. As other legal disciplines, criminal law is confronted with a growing blur between legal categories. Various dimensions of such blur have been identified in legal literature. Among these dimensions, the fuzzy boundaries between administrative and criminal la...