Monthly Archives: November 2012

Reading suggestion #9: The ECJ on lowering judges’ retirement age

My recent post on the Italian blog Diritti Comparati, written in English, on the ECJ’s judgment delivered on 6 November that finds a violation of EU law (in particular of the Directive 2000/78/EC) by Hungary. The infringement procedure was started … Continue reading

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Reading suggestion #8: Fresh stats on EU citizenships granted by the Member States

Last week the Eurostat released the statistics related to the number of EU citizenships granted in 2010 by the Member States (in total 810 000). A summary of it can be found on EU Observer. The complete statistics can be … Continue reading

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Reading suggestion #7: The ECJ has new Rules of Procedure

Last week (on 1 November) the new Rules of Procedure of the Court of Justice entered into force. The complete document, composed of 210 articles, is available here. In an official press release published on 3 October the Court explains … Continue reading

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Announcement #2: Swedish Forum for Human Rights 2012 (Göteborg)

The Swedish Forum for Human Rights (Mänskliga Rättighetsdagarna) is the biggest annual forum about human rights in the Nordic countries. The forum is held in November every year in various places in Sweden focusing on a variety of themes concerning … Continue reading

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