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Reform of CJEU Statute Adopted 
17 May 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
The Council and the European Parliament agreed on the reform of the Statute of the Court of Justice of the EU amending Protocol No 3 on the Statute of the Court of Justice. The EP adopted the draft regulation on 27 February 2024 and the … Read more
European Court of Justice (ECJ)
CJEU: Judicial Statistics 2023 
16 May 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
On 23 March 2024, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) published its judicial statistics for the year 2023. Looking at the number of cases brought before the Court of Justice (ECJ) and the General Court, 2023 once again confirmed an upward … Read more
European Court of Justice (ECJ)
New Eurojust Factsheet on the Digital Services Act 
16 May 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
A new factsheet, prepared by Eurojust's Intellectual Property Crime Project, explains the Digital Services Act (DSA) that became fully applicable in February 2024. The factsheet informs about cooperation and reporting obligations, enforcement rules and the impact of the DSA on copyright infringements. Read more
Legislation Eurojust Counterfeiting & Piracy
FRA Signs Agreements with Frontex and eu-Lisa 
6 May 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
On 12 March 2024, FRA signed two new agreements to strengthen its partnership and cooperation with Frontex and eu-Lisa.The cooperation plan established between FRA and eu-Lisa (the European Union Agency for the Operational Management of Large-Scale lT Systems in the Area of Freedom, Security … Read more
Frontex Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
EPPO’s Operational Activities: January – March 2024 
6 May 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
This news item provides an overview of the EPPO's main operational activities from 1 January to 31 March 2024. It continues the periodic analyses of recent issues (last: → eucrim 4/2023, 322-324) and reports in reverse chronological order. Read more
European Public Prosectutor's Office (EPPO)
EPPO Signs Working Arrangement with Czechia’s Supreme Audit Office 
6 May 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
On 28 February 2024, the EPPO and the Supreme Audit Office of the Czech Republic (SAO) signed a Working Arrangement to facilitate and foster the exchange of information on suspicious financial transactions relating to facts and offences falling within the remit of the EPPO.The … Read more
European Public Prosectutor's Office (EPPO)
Overview of Convictions in EPPO Cases: January – March 2024 
6 May 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
The following is an overview of court verdicts and alternative resolutions in EPPO cases, which continues the overviews given in previous eucrim issues (last →eucrim 4/2023). A brief analysis of EPPO's news reports from January to March 2024 is presented in reverse chronological … Read more
European Public Prosectutor's Office (EPPO)
Operational Partnership Conference between OLAF and EPPO 
2 May 2024
2018-Max_Planck_Herr_Wahl_1355_black white_Zuschnitt.jpg Thomas Wahl in Issue 1/2024
On 22/23 April 2024, OLAF and the EPPO held an Operational Partnership Conference in Brussels. Prosecutors and financial investigators from the EPPO and investigators, forensic experts and analysts from OLAF convened to share experiences and best practices as well as to discuss challenges in the … Read more
OLAF European Public Prosectutor's Office (EPPO) Protection of Financial Interests
Belgian Council Presidency: Better Fight against Organised Crime and Drug Trafficking 
17 April 2024 (updated 1 day, 17 hours ago)
2018-Max_Planck_Herr_Wahl_1355_black white_Zuschnitt.jpg Thomas Wahl in Issue 1/2024
At the Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) Council Meeting on 4/5 March 2024, the Belgian Council Presidency discussed steps forward with regard to the fight against organised crime and drug trafficking - one of the priorities of the Belgian Council Presidency in the first half … Read more
EU Organised Crime
GRECO: The Link between Environmental Crimes and Corruption 
14 April 2024
andras_csuri_1fc5ccbce0.jpg Dr. András Csúri in Issue 4/2023
On 8 December 2023, in the run-up to the annual International Anti-Corruption Day, GRECO President Marin Mrčela issued a statement in which he highlighted the links between environmental crimes (e.g., illegal forestry, illegal fishery, illegal wildlife trade, illegal mining, illegal dumping, and illegal transport of … Read more
Council of Europe Corruption Environmental Crime
GRECO: Fifth Round Evaluation Report on Portugal 
14 April 2024
andras_csuri_1fc5ccbce0.jpg Dr. András Csúri in Issue 4/2023
On 10 January 2024, GRECO presented its 5th round evaluation report on Portugal. GRECO acknowledges the extensive anti-corruption legal and institutional framework developed by Portugal, made possible by transparency and anti-corruption legislative packages introduced in 2019 and 2021. These include the following:A national … Read more
Council of Europe Corruption
GRECO: Fifth Round Evaluation Report on USA 
14 April 2024
andras_csuri_1fc5ccbce0.jpg Dr. András Csúri in Issue 4/2023
On 12 December 2023, GRECO published its 5th Round Evaluation Report on the United States. The country joined GRECO in 2000 and has already been assessed in four evaluation rounds. According to GRECO, the USA implemented 100% of recommendations in the First Evaluation Round (June … Read more
Council of Europe Corruption
2024 Update on Ne Bis In Idem Case Law 
10 April 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
In February 2024, Eurojust published an updated edition of its overview of the CJEU case law on the ne bis in idem principle in criminal matters under Art. 50 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union and Arts. 54 to 58 of … Read more
EU Eurojust Ne bis in idem
JIT in Ukraine Prolonged 
4 April 2024
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle LL.M. in Issue 1/2024
At the end of February 2024, the seven national authorities (Lithuania, Poland, Estonia, Latvia, Slovakia, Romania, and Ukraine) participating in the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) on alleged core international crimes in Ukraine decided to prolong the JIT for two more years - until 25 March … Read more
Ukraine conflict Eurojust