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Jean-Pierre van Cutsem passed away

With huge regret, sadness and disbelief we have received a very recent information that Jean-Pierre van Cutsem passed away today. Jean-Pierre was a Founding Father of the AEA-EAL, its former President, active Member of the Board of Directors and for more than three decades the main pillar and spiritus movens of our Association. He was a wonderful Colleague and Friend, for so many – Mentor and Guide.

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Rule of Law State under question in the EU - invitation for colloquium

Brussels Bar Association (French and German-speaking) and European Association of Lawyers (AEA-EAL) invite all our members and friends for a colloquium on “Rule of Law State under question in the European Union”. 
The principle of the rule of law is one of the fundamental values ​​on which the European Union is founded. This principle fulfills a particular function in the list of fundamental values ​​set out in Article 2 of the Treaty on European Union, which are human dignity, freedom, democracy, equality and human rights, know that it guarantees their protection. Yet the rule of law is under a lot of pressure in the Union and with it, the protection of all fundamental values.

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Kurt Weil passed away

With a huge grief we have received information on death of Kurt Gerd Weil, Member of the AEA-EAL Board of Directors till end of his life and our Past President. Kurt was internationally  recognized lawyer, doctor of Laws, member of International Bar Associations IBA and International Union of Advocates UIA (till 2012) but above all – one of Founding Fathers of the AEA-EAL, its active member and supporter.

Kurt was exceptionally engaged in works of our Association as its President and Director. We could always count on His advice, will to help and above all – the openness and sense of humor.

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