The dialogue between the ECHR and the Italian Constitutional Court: the saga of “GIEM and Others v Italy”

Following a series of cases brought againt Italy in relation to non-conviction based confiscation, the European Court of Human Rights engaged in a judicial dialogue with the Italian Constitutional Court over the correct interpretation of the European Convention on Human… Read moreThe dialogue between the ECHR and the Italian Constitutional Court: the saga of “GIEM and Others v Italy”

Call of the Romanian Judges and Prosecutors to the European Union Members States’ Justice Ministers

Your Excellencies, In the context of your 6th to 8th February 2019 visit to Bucharest, in order to take part to the informal reunion of Justice and Domestic Affairs Ministers of the European Union Members States, the Romanian Judges’ Forum… Read moreCall of the Romanian Judges and Prosecutors to the European Union Members States’ Justice Ministers

The force of a DAB decision in arbitration – recent jurisprudence under the Romanian Law

The matter regarding the relevance and force of a DAB decision in front of an arbitral tribunal was analyzed in a recent arbitration referred by a Contractor to the Court of International Commercial Arbitration attached to the Chamber of Commerce… Read moreThe force of a DAB decision in arbitration – recent jurisprudence under the Romanian Law

Remarks on the signals circulating in the public area regarding the imminent adoption of an Emergency Ordinance of the Government for the retrial of the files where final judgments were given by the panels of 5 judges from the High Court of Cassation and Justice

“The Romanian Judges’ Forum” Association, “The Movement for the Protection of the Prosecutors’ Status” Association and “The Initiative for Justice” Association draw the public attention on this subject of general interest, underlying the following issues: To start with, there is… Read moreRemarks on the signals circulating in the public area regarding the imminent adoption of an Emergency Ordinance of the Government for the retrial of the files where final judgments were given by the panels of 5 judges from the High Court of Cassation and Justice

The International Conference of PhD Students in Law / 11th Edition, Timișoara, June 21st 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS The Doctoral School of the Faculty of Law within the West University of Timişoara, the European Centre for Legal Studies and Research and the West University of Timisoara Foundation organises the International Conference of PhD Students in… Read moreThe International Conference of PhD Students in Law / 11th Edition, Timișoara, June 21st 2019

Memorandum for a new romanian Commercial Code, in the Romanian Private Law Unity System

The participants in the national conference “Commercial Law and Romanian Private Law Unity System”, that took place on September 15th, 2017 in Bucharest, agreed upon the need to adopt a new Romanian Commercial Code, and approved the establishment of an… Read moreMemorandum for a new romanian Commercial Code, in the Romanian Private Law Unity System

Some of the amendments of the Criminal Code and Criminal Procedure Code adopted by the Romanian Parliament contravene to the rule of law

1. Introduction In Romania, the amendments made to the Criminal Code and Criminal Procedure Code, despite numerous calls of the Romanian magistrates and European and international organisations addressed in all the possible forms, in hundreds of latest actions, seem to… Read moreSome of the amendments of the Criminal Code and Criminal Procedure Code adopted by the Romanian Parliament contravene to the rule of law

Situation Regarding the Legislative Amendments Concerning the Romanian Judicial System

1. Introduction During 2017 and 2018, three amendments were adopted for the generically called laws “of judiciary”, i.e. Law no. 303/2004, republished, on the statute of judges and prosecutors, Law no. 304/2004, republished, on judicial organisation, and Law no. 317/2004 on… Read moreSituation Regarding the Legislative Amendments Concerning the Romanian Judicial System