EALCJ Hosts Specialised European Judicial Exchanges

EJTN group at RCJ Dec 2015As part of the programme of specialised judicial exchanges co-ordinated for the European Commission through the European Judicial Training Network (EJTN) a number of labour law judges participated during December 2015 in visits and observations arranged through the labour courts in Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom. Amongst the participants in the London programme were Judge Jozef Angelovic (Slovakia), Judge Galina Gerasimova (Bulgaria), Judge Claudia Ratiu (Romania) and Judge Alejandro Roa Nonide (Spain), pictured here at the Royal Courts of Justice, who were hosted by Employment Judge Professor Alan C. Neal, the Convenor of the EALCJ. Parallel programmes were hosted by the Italian Corte di Cassazione in Rome and by the Spanish Higher Council for the Judiciary in Madrid.

During December 2016 the EALCJ hosted a second visit by European labour law judges, during the course of which colleagues from Croatia, Poland, Rumania and Spain were welcomed to a week of experience sitting in on hearings before the Employment Tribunals and the Employment Appeal Tribunal in London.