ERA: EU Legislative Procedure in Practice

Date

09 Nov 2017 to 10 Nov 2017

Address

  Brussels
Belgium

Event Type

M - Seminar, presentation

Section

Justice & Home Affairs

Event Location

Brussels

Event Description

Focus on the ordinary legislative procedure Interactive exercise on the negotiation process 

Language: English

Organiser: ERA (Jaroslav Opravil in cooperation with Karolina Rokicka)

Event number: 417D87

Objective

This seminar will provide civil servants with practical training on the decision-making process in the EU.

Key topics

  • Legislative procedures in the EU in practical terms with special emphasis on the ordinary legislative procedure (OLP)
  • Legal basis of EU action in the jurisprudence of the CJEU
  • Impact assessment
  • Delegated and implementing acts
  • The principle of subsidiarity and the role of national parliaments
  • The negotiation process in practice: interactive exercise

Speakers

Adam Cygan, Professor, School of Law, University of Leicester, England

Lars Solskov Lind, Procedural Law Division, Danish Ministry of Justice, Copenhagen

Irina Tanasescu, Policy Officer, Institutional Affaires, SG, European Commission, Brussels

Antonio Tanca, former Head of Legislation Unit, General Secretariat, Council of the European Union, Brussels

Athanassios Troupiotis, Legal Service, European Parliament, Brussels

Oana Valceleanu, Co-ordinator for Inter-institutional Relations, Secretariat General, European Commission, Brussels