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This blog is serving as a virtual meeting point for law students to interact and exchange their perspectives upon topical issues of EU law and upon their respective national legal orders. It is intended for students of all levels of studies and from around the globe. While posts in English are preferred, posts in other languages are also encouraged. We also encourage posts with short news concerning important legal developments, from EU and ECtHR judgments to developments concerning other EU institutions and national developments.

Latest from the Blog

Does Aruba need to make the laws available in the Aruban native language?

August 8th, 2019|0 Comments

Edmond Maduro, University of Aruba Aruba one multi-lingual island  Aruba is a beautiful island located in the Caribbean.

Finland’s student’s financial aid system in need of a reform?

August 8th, 2019|0 Comments

Anni Petäjäniemi, University of Lapland According to the law about student’s financial aid, in Finland every student

The Crime of Rape in the Portuguese Justice System – Current Challenges and the Future Legal Reform

February 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Maria Leonor Cano Crespo Dargent, University of Lisbon A pregnant woman was seeing a psychiatrist in order

“A very public matter”: Belarus tightens control over the Internet

February 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Ivan Bezniak, Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno, Belarus   Belarus is discussing new amendments to the

Are Speeders Murderers?

February 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Maximilian Matthiesen   Are speeders murderers? - German courts had to deal with this question in 2017

A need to reform the German abortion law?

February 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Merten Breisacher Universität Göttingen, Juristische Fakultät   In 2018 a German court uphold its judgment regarding a doctor

Latest News from EUobserver

[Agenda] Brexit nail-biter and EU nominations This WEEK

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on [Agenda] Brexit nail-biter and EU nominations This WEEK

British prime minister Boris Johnson will meet the 27 other EU leaders in Brussels on Thursday to try to clinch a last-minute Brexit deal.

[Ticker] Italy: EU cannot accept Turkish ‘blackmail’

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on [Ticker] Italy: EU cannot accept Turkish ‘blackmail’

Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte said Friday that the EU must not accept the threats of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who said he would push millions of Syrian refugees into Europe. "Turkish efforts to welcome in Syrian refugees cannot t...

[Ticker] Is a Brexit deal still possible?

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EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Friday that EU ambassadors agreed to open intensive "tunnel" negotiations on British PM Boris Johnson's latest proposals, aiming to reach an agreement by next Thursday's summit, the Guardian writes. J...

[Ticker] EU and UK to ‘intensify’ Brexit talks

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on [Ticker] EU and UK to ‘intensify’ Brexit talks

The European Commission on Friday released a statement saying the "EU and the UK have agreed to intensify discussions over the coming days." The statement followed a meeting between EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier and Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay....

[Ticker] Norway hit by train strike over EU regulations

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on [Ticker] Norway hit by train strike over EU regulations

Trains across Norway stopped for two hours on Thursday as employees walked out to protest against the implementation of the EU's 4th Railway Package, a set of legislative texts designed to complete the single market for rail services. Protestors said t...

EU stands alone against US and Russia on Syria

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on EU stands alone against US and Russia on Syria

EU diplomats stood alone against the US and Russia on Syria at the UN on Thursday, painting a bleak picture of transatlantic relations.