Welcome to CCBE | News | Latest News

The Council of Europe appoints a rapporteur for the drafting of a European Convention on the Profession of Lawyer

The Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights of the Council of Europe has appointed Mrs Sabien Lahaye-Battheu as Rapporteur for the Case for drafting a European Convention on the profession of lawyer. Mrs Lahaye-Battheu is a Belgian member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and has been a lawyer since 1990.

CCBE-INFO 59 - February 2017

CCBE Standing Committee in Vienna - European Lawyers Day 2017 - Defence of the Defenders Workshop - CCBE Memorandum on mutual recognition of lawyers’ cross border continuing professional development - Regulation on the mutual recognition of freezing and confiscation orders - Proposal for a Directive on countering money laundering by criminal law - Meeting with representatives from the Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) - Anti-Money laundering - The breach of rule of law continues in Venezuela

Position paper

Memorandum on Mutual Recognition of Lawyers’ Cross Border Continuing Professional Development

Position paper

CCBE comments on the IMCO/JURI report on the Proposal for a directive on certain aspects concerning contracts for the supply of digital content

Position paper

The CCBE Response to the European Commission Public Consultation on disincentives for advisors and intermediaries for potentially aggressive tax planning schemes