PhD Database

Sanne Buisman

The criminalisation of imputable non-performances of a purchase agreement at the Dutch and EU-level

This PhD-project researches the criminalisation of imputable non-performances of a purchase agreement at the Dutch and EU-level (hereinafter: INP). This research will answer the question whether and how INP should be criminalised at the Dutch and/or the EU-level. To answer this question, the PhD-project will identify the commonly accepted criminalisation principles at national and EU-level and...
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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...
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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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Nele Audenaert

The necessary and desirable features of multiple offence-sentencing: towards a more clear European dimension of ne bis in idem, proportionality and equality

This project mainly focuses on the lack of a common judicial philosophy in criminal matters between the EU Member States. More specifically, the judicial principles that could have an impact on...
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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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