Trier, Germany

European Social Security Law

blended course
when 13 September 2021 - 17 September 2021
language English
duration 1 week
credits 16 EC
fee EUR 1090

The purpose of this course is to provide a thorough introduction to EU social security law.

Key topics
EU legal framework on social security law
General principles of EU social security coordination
Rules on determination of the applicable legislation
Special provisions concerning the various categories of benefits: sickness benefits, pensions, unemployment benefits, family benefits
Patient mobility and cross-border healthcare
Administrative cooperation
Combatting fraud and error
EU legislation and recent case law of the Court of Justice of the EU will be presented. Participants will be able to deepen their knowledge through case studies and workshops.

Course leader

Leyre Maiso Fontecha

Target group

The course is aimed at legal practitioners seeking an introduction to EU social security law.

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 1090: Early registration discounts


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.