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Freedom of Expression (Art. 10 ECHR): Recent ECtHR Case Law

  • Seminar for legal practitioners
  • Optional visit to the ECtHR

Strasbourg, 27 February 2020 – 28 February 2020

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This seminar will provide participants with a comprehensive insight into the recent case law of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) on freedom of expression under Article 10 of the European Convention of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ECHR), with a focus on the  most important judgments since 2018.

The training will provide the participants with the necessary tools to identify and address human rights violations relating to Article 10 and apply that provision in domestic proceedings.

Key topics

  • Journalistic sources and electronic surveillance programmes
  • Suppression of extremist activities
  • Access to the internet
  • Remarks against public officials
  • Freedom of religion
  • Protection of one’s reputation
  • Hate speech
  • Political expression

Who should attend?

Lawyers in private practice, judges, prosecutors, State Agents, legal staff of national administrations, international organisations and NGOs.

Visit to the European Court of Human Rights

Participants will have the opportunity to visit the European Court of Human Rights. The number of places is limited.

Fees in €:
EU and ERA patrons
Young lawyers and other groups
Discount Voucher Code
by 27 January 2020
after 27 January 2020
More details about the fees and discounts

Early registration discount
10 % before 27.01.2020
20 % before 27.12.2019

Discounts available

25 % - For 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 registration); Full-time staff of universities or comparable academic institutions; Staff of charitable organisations or comparable institutions

25 % - Discount Voucher Code
If you have a discount voucher code, please click on the option above and enter the code in the Voucher Field when you register.

40% - For 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.

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Important note
ECtHR visit on 27 February 2020 (no extra charge).

The number of places is limited and can only be allocated to the participants who register before 7 February 2020.


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