CJEU judgment concerning right to free movement

In January 2020 the Migration Law Clinic issued an expert opinion concerning a case in which the Dutch Council of State had referred preliminary questions on 25 September 2019. The case concerns a Polish national, who registered in the Netherlands on 9 November 2017. He worked in the Netherlands for five months. On 1 June 2018, the Dutch…

National limitations to judicial review in migration detention cases: Prohibition, competence or requirement of ex officio review?

The Migration Law Clinic has written an expert opinion in Joined Cases C-704/20 PPU and C-39/21 PPU before the Grand Chamber of the Court of Justice of the European Union. It concerns the judicial review of detention measures imposed on the basis of the Return Directive (Directive 2008/115/EC). Under Dutch law, the first instance and…

Unique Cooperation Clinics Third Party Intervention ECHR

This week, the Migration Law Clinic and the Legal Clinic on Human Rights and Migration Law of the International University College of Turin together submitted a third party intervention to the European Court of Human Rights in the case of H.A. v Italy (Appl no 26049/18). The case concerns a Tunisian national, who reached the…