Presentation of the ELI at the Council of the EU’s CATS Committee and Legal Services


On 20 November 2012, several representatives of the European Law Institute visited the Council of the European Union’s Coordinating Committee in the area of police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters (CATS) in Brussels.

The ELI was represented by the President Sir Francis Jacobs, the Vice-President Bénédicte Fauvarque-Cosson, the Treasurer Christiane Wendehorst and the Projects Committee's rapporteur for an upcoming ELI project in the field of criminal law John Sorabji.

Along with a general introduction to the Institute’s work, the ELI’s presentation highlighted the upcoming project on Prevention and Settlement of Conflicts of Exercise of Jurisdiction in Criminal Law. Following the meeting of the CATS Committee there was a meeting with the Council's Legal Services.