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Summer Course on European Social Security Law

Trier/Online, 13 September 2021 – 17 September 2021

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This event will take place online. Provided that the public health situation (Covid-19) allows it, there will also be the possibility to attend in person in Trier. If you wish to attend in person, please indicate this when registering.


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.

Visit to the European Court of Justice

Participants in the summer course will also have the opportunity to visit the Court of Justice of the EU in Luxembourg.

Who should attend?

The course is aimed at legal practitioners seeking an introduction to EU social security law.
Fees in €:
EU and ERA patrons
Young lawyers and other groups
European Social NGOs, Trade unions and Employers Organisations
by 13 July 2021
by 13 August 2021
after 13 August 2021
More details about the fees and discounts

Early registration discounts
  • 10 % by 13.08.2021
  • 20 % by 13.07.2021
Discounts available
  • EU and ERA Patrons
    Staff of European Union institutions and agencies; Staff of ERA’s patrons: all EU Member States (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden), United Kingdom, the German states, Scotland and the City of Trier.

  • Young lawyers and other groups
    Young lawyers up to 30 years of age (important: the participant must provide a copy or details of his or her passport or identity card on request); Full-time staff of universities or comparable academic institutions; Staff of charitable organisations or comparable institutions
  • European Social NGOs, Trade unions and Employers Organisations
  • Discount Voucher Code
    If you have a discount voucher code, please enter the code in the Voucher Field when you register.

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Overnight accommodation in Trier

There are special rates for ERA participants at three excellent hotels in Trier.


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