The Bureau of the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE) is publishing an opinion on the Draft Act of September 2017 presented by the President of Poland

12 October 2017 Strasbourg

Following the request of the Polish National Council of the Judiciary, the Bureau of the Consultative Council of European Judges provided an opinion, on 12 October 2017, with respect to the Draft Act of September 2017 presented by the President of Poland amending the Act on the Polish National...

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Duro SESSA (Croatie), new President of the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE)

headline 9 November 2017 Strasbourg

At its 18th plenary meeting, the CCJE elected its new President, Duro SESSA. Mr SESSA is President of the Supreme Court of Croatia. He succeeds as from 1st January 2018 to Nils ENGSTAD (Norway). The CCJE also elected its new Vice-President, Ms Nina BETETTO, who is also Judge of the Supreme Court...

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The Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE) adopts an opinion on the role of courts with respect to the uniform application of the law

headline 10 November 2017 Strasbourg

Strasbourg, 10 November 2017: The Consultative Council of European Judges has just adopted Opinion No. 20 on the role of the courts with respect to the uniform application of the law, which is essential to the principle of equality before the law and the right to a fair trial (Article 6 of the...

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18th plenary meeting of the CCJE

headline 8 to 10 November 2017 Strasbourg

The 18th plenary meeting of the CCJE took place in Strasbourg from 8 to 10 November 2017. On this occasion, the CCJE adopted Opinion No. 20 on the uniform application of law. The Opinion will be published soon. Meeting report Statement as regards the situation on theindependence of the judiciary...

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European Conference of Judges "Judicial Integrity and Corruption"

7 November 2017 Strasbourg

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland opened the European Conference of Judges: "Judicial Integrity and Corruption", at the Council of Europe on 7 November 2017. This conference, organised by the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE) allowed to prepare a CCJE...

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Following the request of the Bulgarian Judges Association, the Bureau of the Consultative Council of European Judges provided an opinion, on 2 November 2017, with respect to the amendments of 11 August 2017 of the Bulgarian Judicial System Act

headline 2 November 2017 Strasbourg

Following the request of the Bulgarian Judges Association, the Bureau of the Consultative Council of European Judges provided an opinion, on 2 November 2017, with respect to the amendments of 11 August 2017 of the Bulgarian Judicial System Act. Link to the Opinion of the Bureau of the CCJE

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“Justice must not degenerate into a lottery”

headline 29 September 2017 Athens (Greece)

“Justice must not degenerate into a lottery”, said Nils Engstad, President of the CCJE, in his introduction at the High-Level Conference on the Harmonisation of Case Law and Judicial Practice in Athens, 29 September 2017. Link to the introduction by Nils Engstad, President of the CCJE

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Award of the medal of the National Council of the Judicial of Poland: “Meritorious for Justice – Bene Merentibus Iustitiae” to the President of the Consultative Council of European Judges, Mr. Nils Engstad

headline 28 September 2017 Warsaw (Poland)

Mr Nils Engstad, President of the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE), was awarded the medal of the National Council of the Judicial of Poland “ Meritorious for Justice – Bene Merentibus Iustitiae” for his work on behalf of the CCJE in defending the independence of judges and courts...

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Why do people march the streets when judicial independence is under attack by politicians ?

headline 19 September 2017 Warsaw (Poland)

"Because they know that this is also an attack on the rule of law, human rights and fundamental freedoms. Indeed, they are at risk when judges come under political pressure." Nils Engstad, President of the CCJE, gave an introduction at the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting in Warsaw, 19...

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