27 to 28 May 2019 Lisbon, Portugal

Computer Forensics in Legal Proceedings

The web, the dark/deep web and other sources of evidence available online: what legal practitioners need to know

Published 5 years, 3 months ago

Organizer Academy of European Law (ERA)
Link Event website
Contact Elizabeth Greenwood


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 event will focus on dark web investigations.

Key topics

  • Understanding the internet and associated technology
  • Dark web investigations
  • Open source tools (OST)
  • How to conduct a forensics analysis
  • Handling e-evidence in court

About the Project

This seminar is part of a large-scale project sponsored by the European Commission entitled “Basic computer forensics skills for EU legal practitioners: practice-oriented training courses to meet the challenges of new technologies”. It consists of six seminars to take place in Vilnius, Lisbon, Zagreb, Prague, Barcelona and Trier.

Organisational Issues:

For the registration procedure, fees, and other organisational issues, please visit the event website.

Who should attend?

Judges, prosecutors and lawyers in private practice from EU Member States.