Trier, Germany

The Rule of Law in the European Union

online course
when 21 June 2021 - 25 June 2021
language English
duration 1 week
credits 16 EC
fee EUR 690

This online summer course over five halfdays will provide a thorough introduction to the rule of law in the European Union.
The rule of law in the case law of the CJEU and ECtHR
Independence and authority of the judiciary in Europe
Fair trial guarantees in European law
The rule of law and reproductive rights
Freedom of expression
Anti-corruption framework
Challenges in upholding the rule of law in times of COVID-19 pandemic

Course leader

Karolina Rokicka

Target group

Legal practitioners seeking an introduction to the rule of law in the European Union.

Credits info

16 EC
The Academy of European Law’s conferences and seminars meet the standard requirements for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) recognition.

Fee info

EUR 690: Early registration discount


With the generous support of the Friends of ERA the Academy provides scholarships for lawyers, judges, prosecutors and officials from EU member states, candidate countries and potential candidates who otherwise could not afford to attend the events.