Today Week Month

"The Role of the General Court in the EU Judicial System" with with Judge Savvas S. Papasavvas of the General Court of the European Union

Start/End Wednesday, February 13, 2013 12:10 PM EST -- 01:15 PM EST
Location Name Room 103, William and June Warren Hall

Please RSVP to join Judge Papasavvas and the European Legal Studies Center for this timely presentation and Q&A session.  

Lunch will be served.

Dr. Savvas S. Papasavvas is the Cypriot Judge at the General Court of the European Union since May 2004 and President of the 5th Chamber since September 2010. Born in 1969, he studied at the Law School of the University of Athens, from where he graduated in 1991. He also holds a DEA in public law from the University of Paris II (1992) and a PhD in Law from the University of Aix-Marseille III (1995). He was admitted to the Cyprus Bar and is a member of the Nicosia Bar Association since 1993.

Dr Papasavvas taught Constitutional Law and Human Rights at the University of Cyprus (1997-2002) and was then elected Lecturer of Constitutional Law of the same University in September 2002 (Department of Social and Political Sciences), where he lectured until his nomination at General Court. In January 2010 he resumed partial teaching as guest lecturer at the University of Luxembourg (Masters II-European Litigation), with a Semester seminar on articles 101 and 102 TFUE. He is also a Founding member of the European Institute Law and a member of the European Group of Public Law.

His publications are in the fields of constitutional law, constitutional justice, human rights, EU law and EU competition law.