Philip Buisseret is the new Secretary-General of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE), the representative organisation for more than one million lawyers from forty-five countries.
First Meeting of Migration Forum – European Parliament Takes a Stance on Surveillance of Lawyers – New EU-wide Anti-Money Laundering Rules – Cooperation With Belarus Bar – ECHR 2014 Annual Report
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MEPs raised concerns about interception of phone calls between lawyers and their clients by intelligence services across Europe in a plenary debate with the Presidency of the EU and the Commissioner for Justice on Tuesday evening.