A Autumn of Social Rights!
The Fundamental Rights in Europe WG invites you to AN AUTUMN OF SOCIAL RIGHTS!
October : Three-part session
Social Rights Across the Life Cycle in the Midst of a Crisis
Learn About Your European Social Rights
Sala Belvedere, Wednesday 23 October, 4.30-7 p.m.
1. Entering the Labour Market
Nicola Countouris on Case C‑290/12, Della Rocca
(Precarious work and social rights)
2. Creating a Family
Marzia Barbera on Case C-7/12, Riezniece
(The right to parental leave and “national economic difficulties”)
3. Getting Your Pension
Claire Kilpatrick on Case C‑398/11, Hogan
(Insolvent employers, pensions and economic crisis)
Dr. Nicola Countouris, Reader in Law, University College London (UCL)
Professor Marzia Barbera, Università di Brescia
Professor Claire Kilpatrick, European University Institute
Equal Treatment in Employment and Occupation – Discrimination on Grounds of Sexual Orientation
Joint Event with the Gender, Race and Sexuality WG
Seminar Room 2, Thursday 14 November, 5-7 p.m.
Marion Guerrero and Konstantinos Eleftheriadis on
Case C‑81/12, Asociaţia ACCEPT
(Discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation,
strategic litigation and football)
Marion Guerrero, PhD Researcher, Law dept. EUI
Konstantinos Eleftheriadis, PhD Researcher, SPS dept. EUI
What is a Social Right in the EU?
Sala del Capitolo, Thursday 5 December, 5-7 p.m.
Silvana Sciarra and Robin Gadbled on Advocate General Cruz Villalón’s Opinion in Case C-176/12, Association de Médiation Sociale
(Social Rights – Rights or Principles?
A make or break for the social rights of the Charter)
Professor Silvana Sciarra, Università di Firenze
Robin Gadbled, PhD Researcher, Law dept. EUI
Following the discussions, there will be a wine reception for those who attended.
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