European Training Network in the judiciary


Европска мрежа за обуку у правосуђу - ЕЈТН

The European Judicial Training Network (EJTN) is the principal platform and promoter for the training and exchange of knowledge of the European judiciary. EJTN represents the interests of over 120,000 European judges, prosecutors and judicial trainers across Europe.

Formed in 2000, EJTN’s fields of interest include:

  • EU,
  • civil,
  • criminal and commercial law and
  • linguistics and societal issues training.

The vision of EJTN is to help to foster a common legal and judicial European culture.

EJTN develops training standards and curricula, coordinates judicial training exchanges and programmes, disseminates training expertise and promotes cooperation between EU judicial training institutions.

The European Judicial Training Network (EJTN) has launched a new series of webinars
The European Judicial Training Network (EJTN) has launched a new series of webinars

The European Judicial Training Network (EJTN) are pleased to launch the next 3 EJTN webinars of the series 1hour lunch time webinars in the format 1 topic/1 expert/1 hour to be  implemented within  (1)Civil Law , (2)Criminal Law and (3)Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms Portfolios  on 19th November, 3rd December and 17th December 2020 respectively.

1.Portfolio: Civil Law
 

Topic: ‘Insolvency in the time of COVID-19:

How to respond to a growing crisis’

Speaker: Lawyer Mr. Mahesh Uttamchandani is the Global Practice Manager for Financial Infrastructure and Inclusion in the World Bank Group in Washington, DC. 

 Date: 19 November 2020, 13h-14h CET (Brussels time)

The webinar will be composed of  a short introduction  and a 30 minutes presentation , followed by a  Q/A session.

Content: As the COVID-19 pandemic gives rise to broader challenges for both households and firms, bankruptcies and insolvencies are widely predicted to increase globally.  What are the concerns that countries will face and how can policymakers help respond to these growing challenges?

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For any questions in relation to this training please contact my colleague Sara Sipos  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2.Portfolio: Criminal Justice

Topic: Artificial Intelligence Implementation in the Crime Prevention, Investigation and Punishment

Speaker: Dr. Mariana Todorova, Ph.D., Associate Professor at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Date: 03 December 2020, 13h – 14h CET (Brussels time)

The webinar will be composed of  a short introduction  and a 30 minutes presentation , followed by a  Q/A session.

Content: The presented webinar covers the very interesting aspects of use of artificial intelligence and its impact in the work of the judicial authorities of the European countries in criminal proceedings.

The Speaker, Dr. Mariana Todorova, is a futurist and researcher in the field of future studies and strategic planning, author of the book: “Artificial Intelligence. A Brief History of Development and Ethical Aspects”. She will introduce the differences between narrow, general and super AI and will discuss the current AI implementation of crime prevention, investigation and punishment. Mariana Todorova will also attempt to draw some future trends and make a forecast in this filed and will debate some ethical aspects of the topic.

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3.Portfolio: Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Topic: ‘Limitations of Fundamental Rights for the Elderly in Times of Pandemic’

Speaker: Claudia Monge, Lawyer; Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon; Researcher at the Lisbon Centre for Research in Public Law (CIDP) and author of several publications focusing on Health Law

Date: 17 December 2020, 13h-14h CET (Brussels time)

The webinar will be composed of  a short introduction  and a 30 minutes presentation , followed by a  Q/A session.

Content: Introduction- The fundamental right to health protection and special vulnerabilities regarding the COVID-19 pandemic/ Law and policies to support the Elderly/ Limitations of Fundamental Rights for the Elderly in Times of Pandemic – Constitutional Rights, Balancing and Rationality

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For any questions in relation to this training please contact my colleague Georgios Klis This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The EJTN and The National Institute of Justice Republic of Bulgaria invites judges and prosecutors of the Republic of Serbia to send the latest webinar, scheduled for 20.05.2020.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 10:00 - 11:00 CET 

Please join the National Institute of Justice of Bulgaria for the international 1-hour webinar “Criminals Taking Advantage of COVID-19.” Ms. Jessica Kim, the U.S. Department of Justice’s regional Resident Legal Advisor for Bulgaria and Romania, will provide updates on global fraud trends by criminals who are exploiting the pandemic situation for their own criminal purposes, including government program fraud, healthcare and consumer fraud, and cyber-enabled fraud.

The webinar is particularly useful for judges and prosecutors from the EU Member States, Western Balkan countries and from the Eastern European Partnership countries, involved in economic and financial investigations and fraud cases. Representatives of law enforcement are also welcome to join. The webinar is held in English and is free of charge.

The Speaker

Ms. Jessica Kim is the U.S. Department of Justice’s regional Resident Legal Advisor for Bulgaria and Romania.

Ms. Kim has been an Assistant United States Attorney (federal prosecutor) with the U.S. Department of Justice since 2014.  As head of cybercrimes for her district, her practice is focused on prosecuting white collar crimes, including public corruption, investment fraud, corporate fraud, wire fraud, money laundering, and tax fraud.  Since 2014, she has also served as an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Ohio State University teaching Appellate Advocacy and White Collar Crime.

Registered participants will receive webinar instructions by email.

NIJ coordinator of the event: Emil Georgiev, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 

The EJTN invites judges and prosecutors of the Republic of Serbia to send the latest webinar, scheduled for 29.05.2019.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 10:00 - 12:00 CET 

The “Unaccompanied minors – new challenges for the civil courts - the civil law perspective in the Member States” webinar will be held on May 29, from 10:00 to 12:00.

The webinar’s presenter will be Martina Erb-Klünemann, a German family court judge.

WEBINAR PROGRAMME

1. Welcome and Housekeeping rules by EJTN
2. Introduction by Sara Sipos, EJTN project manager,
3. Content. It will address the variety of legal and practical challenges for the civil courts, such as:

• Questions concerning the migrants' personal status (age, custodial situation, marital status, achievement of the legal age) and the cross-border portability

• The appointment of a guardian

• The interaction with migration law and human rights law.

4. Questions & Answers
5. Closure & Evaluation

The EJTN invites judges and prosecutors of the Republic of Serbia to send the latest webinar, scheduled for March 27, 2019.

 

Upholding the Rule of Law in practice

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 14:00 - 16:00 CET

 

The Webinar aims to present European and international standards of the Rule of Law, to address aspects of the rule of law as reflected in the CJEU and ECtHR case law and discuss and identify the essential components of the rule of law from the perspective of both judges and prosecutors.

 

Professor Paul Craig and Professor Laurent Pech will apply themselves to the subject in order to provide the participants with a basis for critical judicial analysis.

The webinar will consist of two parts. First, the theoretic/academic background of the Rule of Law and the hard and soft law instruments will be articulated. The second part will focus on the case law of the CJEU and the ECtHR on the rule of law. Both sessions will be followed by a Q&A session and an open discussion where judges and prosecutors will be invited to share their thoughts and national perspectives on the subject.


TARGET GROUP

Judges and prosecutors from EU member states and six Western Balkan (Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia)

 

The EJTN invites judges and prosecutors of the Republic of Serbia to send the latest webinar, scheduled for March 25, 2019.

 

THE EPPO: investigations and prosecutions to fight crimes against the financial interests of the EU

Monday, March 25, 2019 2:00:00 PM CET - 3:30:00 PM CET

 

This webinar is aimed at raising awareness and providing a better understanding of the creation and setting up of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO): a unique body called to play a key role in the EU Criminal Justice panorama in the years to come and created to investigate, prosecute and bring to judgement offences against the Union’s financial interests.

 

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12/10/2018. - EJTN calls on judges and prosecutors of the Republic of Serbia to send a webinar, scheduled for December 13, 2018.

Matrimonial property regimes and property consequences of registered partnerships

Thursday, December 13, 2018 2:00:00 PM CET - 3:30:00 PM CET

On 29 January 2019 the two EU Regulations on matrimonial property and the property consequences of registered partnership will become applicable. Every family judge in Europe will be bound by these instruments whenever the marriage or registered partnership has a cross-border dimension.

TARGET GROUP
Judges and prosecutors, preferably those involved or to be involved in judicial cooperation in family law matters.

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