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FORUM COVID-19

Posté le March 30th, 2020

Dear Bar Members, We are enclosing a questionnaire concerning the current situation of the Coronavirus Covid-19 in the countries of the members of the FBE. We would like to point out that any Bar Member can complete the questions of his/her country, in order that our members are informed about the situation everywhere. You are kindly invited to…

FORUM COVID-19

Postponment of the deliberation of the Ludovic Trarieux International Human Rights Prize 2020

Posté le March 30th, 2020

Dear President, Dear President, Dear members and friends,  I think that it is useless to engage in long preliminaries to explain the current situation to you and which unfortunately concern all the countries of the planet and in particular the countries of Europe as we approach the jury meeting scheduled for April 30.. After having…

Postponment of the deliberation of the Ludovic Trarieux International Human Rights Prize 2020

LegalTech Survey (individual Lawyers)

Posté le March 24th, 2020

LegalTech Survey (individual Lawyers)   Filling this survey should take up to 10 minutes. The survey has been created by the New Technologies Commission at the Fédération des Barreaux d’Europe (FBE) in order to research the state of LegalTech within the Bar Associations – members of FBE and among their lawyers. By LegalTech (legal technology)…

LegalTech Survey (individual Lawyers)

LegalTech Survey (Bar Associations)

Posté le March 24th, 2020

LegalTech Survey (Bar Associations)   Filling this survey should take up to 5 minutes. The survey has been created by the New Technologies Commission at the Fédération des Barreaux d’Europe (FBE) in order to research the state of LegalTech within the Bar Associations – members of FBE and among their lawyers. By LegalTech (legal technology)…

LegalTech Survey (Bar Associations)

A message from the president

Posté le March 23rd, 2020

In my capacity as President of the FBE, I would like to approach you, leaders of the Bar Associations throughout the European Union and of those Bar Associations associated with the FBE, who are experiencing this pandemic by providing essential services to society. The right of legal defense has no truce, does not rest with…

A message from the president

Resolution on the Rule of Law

Posté le March 4th, 2020

We, the representatives of the Bar Associations united in Vienna on the occasion of the 48th European Presidents’ Conference on 21 February 2020, stand together with all judges, prosecutors and lawyers, to urge the European Institutions and national authorities to make full use of the tools available in order to safeguard and restore the independence…

Resolution on the Rule of Law

STATEMENT on the report by the IBA-OECD Task Force on The Role of Lawyers and International Commercial Structures

Posté le February 14th, 2020

The Secretariat of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the IBA examined the role of lawyers in detecting, identifying and preventing unlawful conduct in commercial transactions, in particular transactions of an international nature. This report is rejected in its entirety because it is mistaken with respect to the very essence of the…

STATEMENT on the report by the IBA-OECD Task Force on The Role of Lawyers and International Commercial Structures