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Report on Freedom of Movement and Related Rights 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
In August 2018, FRA published a report providing insight into how national courts approach the provisions relating to Union citizenship and freedom of movement. The report offers an EU-wide, comparative overview of the application of the Free Movement Directive (2004/38/EC) across all EU Member States, based on a review of select case law at the national level. Read more

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EU Fundamental Rights Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
GRECO: Unsatisfactory Level of Preventing Corruption in Denmark 
20 October 2018
andras_csuri_1fc5ccbce0.jpg Dr. András Csúri
On 12 September 2018, GRECO placed Denmark in its non-compliance procedure, due to the lack of sufficient measures taken to prevent corruption in respect of MPs and the judiciary. Read more

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Council of Europe Corruption
Practice: Operation Silver Axe III 
20 October 2018
2018-Max_Planck_Herr_Wahl_1355_black white_Zuschnitt.jpg Thomas Wahl
On 11 July 2018, OLAF reported on a major victory in EU law enforcement cooperation: dismantling the smuggling of illegal and counterfeit pesticides in the EU. Read more

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EU OLAF
New Executive Director Takes Up Duties 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
On 2 May 2018, Catherine de Bolle took up her duties as Executive Director of Europol. Read more

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EU Europol
Annual 2017 Report Published 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
Eurojust published its annual report for the year 2017 and infographics on Eurojust at work and Eurojust’s operations in 2017. Read more

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EU Eurojust
New Scientific Committee Appointed 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
At the end of May 2018, FRA’s Management Board appointed 11 persons to its new Scientific Committee. The Scientific Committee is tasked with guaranteeing the scientific quality of FRA’s work and should therefore be involved in the early preparation stages of the majority of FRA’s documents. Read more

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EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Practical Adviser on the Use of Channels for Information Exchange 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
In July 2018, the Working Party on Information Exchange and Data Protection (DAPIX) published a Practical Adviser complementing the Manual on Law Enforcement Information Exchange. Read more

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EU Law Enforcement Cooperation
Entry into Force of Protocol No. 16 to the ECHR 
20 October 2018
andras_csuri_1fc5ccbce0.jpg Dr. András Csúri
On 1 August 2018, Protocol No. 16 to the ECHR, which shall strengthen the dialogue between the European Court of Human Rights and the highest national courts, came into force after 10 Member States signed and ratified it. Read more

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Council of Europe Reform of the European Court of Human Rights
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CEPS and QMUL Report Outlines UK-EU Cooperation in Criminal Justice and Police Matters after Brexit 
20 October 2018 (updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago)
2018-Max_Planck_Herr_Wahl_1355_black white_Zuschnitt.jpg Thomas Wahl
The Task Force set up by the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) – a Brussels-based think tank – and the School of Law at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) published a report that extensively examines the key issues, main options, and alternative models for EU-UK ... Read more

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EU Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
Implementation Measures for EPPO Regulation 
20 October 2018 (updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago)
2018-Max_Planck_Herr_Wahl_1355_black white_Zuschnitt.jpg Thomas Wahl
The Commission initiated several measures implementing the Regulation on the European Public Prosecutor’s Office. The Commission is responsible for the establishment and initial administrative operation of the EPPO until the new office has sufficient capacity to implement its own budget. Read more

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EU European Public Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO)
Practice: Online Marketplace for Counterfeit Goods Taken Down 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
At the beginning of May 2018, one of the largest European law enforcement operations ever resulted in the shut-down of an illegal online marketplace selling counterfeit goods and pirated content. Read more

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EU Europol Counterfeiting & Piracy
20th Anniversary of EJN Foundation 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
During its 50th Plenary on 27-29 June 2018, the EJN celebrated its 20th anniversary. Read more

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EU European Judicial Network (EJN)
Liaison Prosecutor for Ukraine 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
On 18 August 2018, the first Liaison Prosecutor for the Ukraine, Ms Myroslava Krasnoborova, took up office at Eurojust. Read more

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EU Eurojust
Strategic Plan 2018-2022 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
At the end of April 2018, FRA published its five-year Strategic Plan for the period 2018-2022. The plan identifies five priority areas that will guide the Agency’s work each year during this period. Read more

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EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Annual 2017 Report of Frontex 
20 October 2018
Riehle_Cornelia_Neu_SW.jpg Cornelia Riehle
On 5 May 2018, the Frontex Consultative Forum published its 5th Annual Report, providing an overview of its main activities in 2017. Read more

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EU Frontex