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1. CCBE wins case against the Dutch State on surveillance of lawyers  
...The District Court of The Hague has ruled that surveillance of lawyers by intelligence agencies constitutes an infringement of fundamental rights and orders the State to stop all surveillance of lawyers’ communications.  
2. Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe takes mass surveillance to court  
...CCBE members voted to intervene in a pending case against the Dutch state in support of lawyers placed under surveillance by a government agency.  
3. CCBE publishes recommendations on the protection of client confidentiality within the context of surveillance activities  
... published its recommendations on the protection of client confidentiality within the context of surveillance activities. These recommendations aim not only to protect and ensure the fundamental principles...  
4. Members of the European Parliament denounce surveillance of lawyer-client communications  
MEPs raised concerns about interception of phone calls between lawyers and their clients by intelligence services across Europe in a plenary debate with the Presidency of the EU and the Commissioner  
5. Dutch court upholds lower court ruling banning surveillance of lawyers’ communications after successful CCBE intervention  
... District court’s ruling in the Prakken d’Oliveira case which ordered the Dutch State to stop all surveillance of lawyers’ communications until it provided for independent oversight.  
6. CCBE-INFO 39 - February 2015  
...First Meeting of Migration Forum – European Parliament Takes a Stance on Surveillance of Lawyers – New EU-wide Anti-Money Laundering Rules – Cooperation With Belarus Bar – ECHR 2014 Annual Report  
7. CCBE-INFO 38 - January 2015  
...2015 CCBE Presidency - European Lawyers Day - V.A.T. - Mass Surveillance - Find-A-Lawyer Search Engine - Use of Videoconferencing - Guidelines on Migration - e-Justice Action Plan - Data Protection - European...  
8. EN_SVL_20160523_pr_0516.pdf  
... in order to ensure that professional secrecy and legal professional privilege are not undermined by surveillance practices undertaken by the state. The document highlights the importance of...  
9. European Lawyers Day 2014 (10/12/2014)  
... event coincides with International Human Rights Day since its theme of ‘mass governmental surveillance’ impacts citizens’ basic rights of access to justice and the rule of law.  
10. Publications  
... CCBE Guidance on Improving the IT Security of Lawyers Against Unlawful Surveillance Recommandations du CCBE sur la protection du secret professionnel dans le cadre des activités de...  
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