MEDEL Conferences

Rule of Law in Europe Conference - Lisbon 2021

Program Conf Estado de Direito

 

The Católica | Lisbon School of Law of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP) and MEDEL - Magistrats Européens pour la Démocratie et les Libertés organised the international conference "Rule of Law in Europe", on 9 and 10 December 2021 at the Lisbon Campus of UCP.

You can download the programme (EN) HERE
You can download the programme (PT) HERE

The conference was live brodcasted by Justiça TV and all the videos are also available on Justiça TV website 
 
Below you can watch all the speeches and debates that took place during the conference:
 
 

Opening session

Isabel Capeloa Gil / Rector, UCP

 

Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque / UCP Lisbon

 

Filipe Marques / President of MEDEL

 

Didier Reynders / European Commissioner of Justice

 

Structural problems of the independence of the Judiciary in Europe

 

Manuel Soares / President of ASJP - Portuguese Judges Association

 
 

João Caupers / Lisbon Nova University / President of the Portuguese Constitutional Court

 
Laurent Pech / Middlesex University, London



Adam Bodnar / University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Warsaw / Polish Ombudsman (2015-2021)

 

DEBATE

 

 

The CJEU case law on judicial independence and the relationship between national judges and the CJEU

 

Monika Frackowiak / Judge at Poznan Court, Poland / MEDEL board member


Marc de Werd / University of Amsterdam / Judge at the Amsterdam Court of Appeal

Paulo Mota Pinto / Coimbra University / Judge of the Portuguese Constitutional Court (1998-2007)


Miguel Poiares Maduro / UCP Lisbon / Advocate General at the CJUE (2003-2009)

 

DEBATE

 

The ECHR case law on judicial independence and the relationship between national judges and the ECHR

 

Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque / UCP Lisbon / Judge at the ECHR (2011-2020)


Francesco Viganò / Università Bocconi, Milano / Judge at the Italian Constitutional Court

 
András Sajó / Central European University / Judge at the ECHR (2009-2017)

 
Anke Eilers / Presiding Judge at the Cologne Court of Appeal, Germany / President-elect of the CCJE - Consultative Council of European Judges

 
DEBATE

 

The future lines of action of the European institutions

 

Filipe Marques / MEDEL



Paulo Rangel / UCP Porto / Member of the European Parliament

 

José Manuel Pureza / University of Coimbra / Member of the Portuguese Parliament

 
Patrícia Fragoso Martins / UCP Lisbon

 

John Morijn / University of Groningen



DEBATE

 

The position of the Public Prosecutor's Office / the need for European rules on internal/external independence

 

Adão Carvalho / President of SMMP - Portuguese Prosecutors Union

 

Dolores Delgado / General Prosecutor of Spain

 

Antonio Vercher Noguera / President of the CCPE - Consultative Council of European Prosecutors

 

Paulo Dá Mesquita / Judge at the Tribunal de Contas / Member of the Consultative Council of the Portuguese General Prosecutor (2011-2017)




DEBATE

 

 

The position of the Public Prosecutor's Office / the need for European rules on internal/external independence

 

Jorge Pereira da Silva / Dean of the Católica Lisbon Law School

 

Adão Carvalho / President of SMMP

 

Manuel Soares / President of ASJP

 

Mariarosaria Guglielmi / European Delegated Prosecutor in Rome / Vice-President of MEDEL

 

Francisca Van Dunem / Minister of Justice of Portugal

 

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