Innocent until proven guilty

24 June, 2019

Innocent until proven guilty

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European Production Orders and European Preservation Orders for electronic evidence in criminal matters

20 February, 2019

European Production Orders and European Preservation Orders for electronic evidence in criminal matters

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Carlos Pinto de Abreu e Associados is a well known boutique law firm in Lisbon and Oporto

12 February, 2019

Carlos Pinto de Abreu e Associados is a well known boutique law firm in Lisbon and Oporto

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Whistleblowers

6 February, 2019

Council of Europe adopts its position on the Directive on the Protection of Whistleblowers

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Legalization of compounds of the cannabis plant for medicinal purposes

5 November, 2018

Legalization of compounds of the cannabis plant for medicinal purposes

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Extradition – A view from Europe – Portugal

15 February, 2018

Extradition – A view from Europe – Portugal   Read a presentation on current topics on Extradition in Europe and Portugal by Vânia Costa Ramos on recent topics on Extradition (trials in absentia, prison conditions, Interpol Red Notices). Please click here for the power point presentation and here for the notes from the oral presentation.

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The case for drafting a European convention on the profession of lawyer

5 February, 2018

The case for drafting a European convention on the profession of lawyer   The Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights recalls that the role of lawyers gives them a central position in the administration of justice, as protagonists and intermediaries between the public and the courts   PACE report Download   Recommendation 2121 (2018) […]

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Procedural rights and detention conditions

13 December, 2017

Procedural rights and detention conditions   The Cost of Non-Europe in the area of Procedural Rights and Detention Conditions   Download

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The protection of Cultural Property Under International Criminal Law

2 November, 2017

The protection of Cultural Property Under International Criminal Law   A special analysis of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia and of the International Criminal Court Case Law   Download

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Commitment to protect the independence of lawyers

18 September, 2017

Commitment to protect the independence of lawyers   The UIA has learned about the recent, immediate and unwarranted suspension of more than one third of the Maldives Bar Association members, and is profoundly concerned by the situation   Download

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