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27 to 28 February 2020 Strasbourg

Freedom of Expression (Art. 10 ECHR): Recent ECtHR Case Law 

Published 1 month, 1 week ago (updated 1 month, 1 week ago)
ObjectiveThis seminar will provide participants with a comprehensive insight into the recent case law of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) on freedom of expression under Article 10 of the European Convention of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ECHR), with a focus on … Read more
27 to 28 February 2020 Lisbon, Portugal

Procedural Rights in the EU: Status Quo and the Need for Further Measures 

Published 3 months, 3 weeks ago
This conference aims at presenting an update on the state of play regarding the six EU Directives on procedural rights and discussing the need for further measures at EU level. The conference will offer lectures, round-tables and discussions for judges, prosecutors, defence lawyers, court interpreters, as well as prison and probation staff from all over the EU. Read more
03 March 2020 Brussels, Belgium

Post-Brexit Cooperation in Criminal Justice 

Published 4 weeks ago
The UK’s withdrawal from the EU and hence from the European criminal justice area has significant consequences for judicial cooperation in criminal matters. This seminar will focus on the post-Brexit relationship between the EU and the UK in this area. It will give participants an overview of which elements in European criminal justice are affected during the transition period and how a future post-Brexit cooperation between the EU and the UK may look beyond. Read more
09 to 10 March 2020 Prague, Czechia

Computer Forensics in Legal Proceedings  Open Source Intelligence Tools

Published 4 months ago
The main objective of this seminar is to train EU legal practitioners on the fundamentals of computer forensics enabling them to gain an understanding of the complex challenges related to criminal cases with tech/internet components. This seminar will focus on open-source intelligence tools and forensic analysis. Read more
12 to 13 March 2020 Trier, Germany

Annual Conference on White-Collar Crime in the EU 2020 

Published 2 months ago
The annual conference will analyse the current European policy and legal framework for countering white-collar crime, as well as changes being proposed and implemented in the coming years. It will discuss recent insights, case studies and best practices at both EU and national levels. Read more
12 to 13 March 2020 Brussels, Belgium

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Human Rights 

Published 2 months, 3 weeks ago
The - live streamed - conference will provide a space for legal debate on the current impact of artificial intelligence (AI) on individual human rights, on its regulation and on the application in practice of legal principles related to AI in line with the European Convention of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms. Read more
26 to 27 March 2020 Trier

FinTech, RegTech and Cryptoassets  Legal Aspects of the EU Action Plan on FinTech • Virtual Assets: Cryptocurrency, Coins and Tokens • Artificial Intelligence, DLT and Cloud Services • Cybersecurity and Financial System Integrity

Published 2 months, 1 week ago (updated 2 months, 1 week ago)
The seminar will give practitioners an overview of the state of play in financial technology and innovation, focusing on three main aspects: a) how artificial intelligence (AI) and Big Data is transforming the scope and modus operandi of financial supervision and financial compliance; b) distributed ledger technology (DLT) and its legal implications for businesses, in particular company law and banking; and c) how virtual assets are regulated and what legal implications they have. Read more
26 to 27 March 2020 Brussels, Belgium

Annual Conference on European Data Protection Law 2020  Recent legislative developments and case law - GDPR enforcement - Development of responsible artificial intelligence - Personal data protection and competition law

Published 2 months ago
The conference aims to provide legal practitioners and data protection specialists with the necessary guidance on new data protection rules provided by the GDPR and the upcoming e-Privacy Regulation and how to combine them with the demands of the contemporary economy. It will offer an opportunity to discuss with key legal experts the challenges and issues at stake. Read more
30 to 05 March 2020 Dubrovnik, Croatia

Prosecuting Environmental and Serious Economic Crimes as International Crimes  Advanced Issues in the EU Criminal Law and Policy

Published 2 weeks ago (updated 1 week, 6 days ago)
Serious environmental and economic crimes and violations of economic, social and cultural rights have often been neglected in criminal proceedings and reports of truth commissions that have followed in the wake of economic transitions or conflicts. Read more
23 to 24 April 2020 Rome, Italy

Healthcare Fraud in the EU  European and National Perspectives

Published 2 months, 2 weeks ago (updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago)
Fraud, corruption and waste are major threats to the sustainability of healthcare systems in Europe. Criminal networks operating cross-border are attracted by the huge profits to be made through healthcare fraud. Rooting out healthcare fraud is central to the well-being of citizens and the overall economy. Read more
11 to 12 May 2020 Trier, Germany

Applying Procedural Rights in the Case Law of the CJEU 

Published 1 month ago
The seminar will present the significant case law developed by the Court of Justice of the Europe Read more
04 to 05 June 2020 London, United Kingdom

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Criminal Justice System  AI to predict crimes and as a criminal intelligence tool

Published 2 months, 3 weeks ago
The event will focus on how AI could be used to predict crimes and as a criminal intelligence tool, enabling the shift from a traditionally reactionary approach to crime-fighting to one that is more proactive and preventative in character. Read more
22 to 23 June 2020 Sarnico, Lake Iseo, Italy

International Extradition and the Practice of the European Arrest Warrant  V Edition 2020

Published 1 month ago
The annual seminar on International Extradition and the European Arrest Warrant has attracted over 100 extradition experts since 2016 (programs in Oxford and Lake Iseo, Italy) and is now a well-established tradition for extradition experts around the world. In 2020, this event celebrates its V edition. Recent famous extradition cases will be reviewed and attention will be paid to the most popular lines of argument that are raised in extradition cases. Read more
29 to 30 June 2020 London, United Kingdom

New Perspectives on Jurisdiction and the Criminal Law (W G Hart Legal Workshop 2020)  Call for Papers until 9 December 2019!

Published 2 months, 2 weeks ago
The aim of the workshop is to bring together practitioners and academics to reflect on the challenges to concepts of jurisdiction and to stimulate new perspectives on jurisdiction and the criminal law. Read more