Recent Developments in European Public Procurement and Case Law

Project number: 2030805

- Online Course -

Date & pricing

12/11/2020 - 13/11/2020
Register before: 05/11/2020

€ 750,00 per attendee

€ 675,00 for EIPA members*

Recent Developments in European Public Procurement and Case Law

From:  675,00

This online course will provide you with an update on the legal issues in European public procurement. Legal experts and practitioners will explain in an accessible manner the recent legal developments and recent case law in the field of European public procurement.

About this online course

This online course will provide you with an update on the legal issues in European public procurement. Legal experts and practitioners will explain in an accessible manner the recent legal developments and recent case law in the field of European public procurement.

The first part of the online course will concentrate on recent developments in public procurement at European level and the second part will be devoted to recent case law.

You will receive an insight into the recent jurisprudence of the General Court. This case law relates to challenges to contract awards by the EU institutions/agencies/bodies and is based on procurement under the Financial Regulation. Special attention will be given to the recent case law of the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) in the field of procurement. In addition, the essence of the remedies directives and the related case law will be presented and interpreted for you.

Who will benefit most?

The online course is intended for those who deal with procurement in the legal profession (lawyers, judges etc.), as public officials from national and sub-national authorities and other public bodies in EU Member States and candidate countries and in European institutions, agencies and bodies.

What you will learn in this online course

At the end of this online course you should have a good understanding of:

  • the current legal developments in procurement at European level
  • the recent jurisprudence of the CJEU and its implications in the field of procurement, including remedies
  • the recent jurisprudence of the General Court and its implications for the application of the rules
Rita Beuter

Rita Beuter

Public Procurement

Practical information

Online Course
For this online course we make use of Zoom

Programme Organiser
Ms Belinda Vetter
Tel: + 31 43 3296382
b.vetter@eipa.eu

Discounts
EIPA offers a discount to all civil servants working for one of EIPA’s supporting countries, and civil servants working for an EU institution, body or agency.

Who are the supporting countries?
Civil servants coming from the following EIPA supporting countries are entitled to get the reduced fee: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.

For all other participants, the regular fee applies.

Payment
Prior payment is a condition for participation.

Cancellation policy
For administrative reasons you will be charged € 50 for cancellations received within 7 days before the activity begins.

EIPA reserves the right to cancel the activity up to 1 week before the starting date. In that case, registration fees received will be fully

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The programme

09.00 Opening of on-line platform
09.15 Welcome and introduction to the online course
Rita Beuter, Senior Expert, European Policies, EIPA, Maastricht (NL)
  Part I: Recent developments in procurement
09.30 Implications of the exclusion grounds and self-cleaning provisions
Dr Pascal Friton, Partner, BLOMSTEIN, Berlin (DE)
10.45 Break
11.00 Prevention and detection of bid rigging in public procurement
Sabine Zigelski, Senior Competition Expert, Competition Division, Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs, OECD, Paris (FR)
12.15 Lunch break
  Part II: Recent case law
13.15 Recent developments in the case law of the General Court in the field of public procurement
Nicolas Pourbaix, Senior Counsel, Legal Director, International Legal Group, AMGEN, Brussels (BE)
14.30 End of the day
09.00 Opening of on-line platform
09.15 Recent developments in the case law of the Court of Justice of the EU in the field of public procurement
Adrian Brown, Of Counsel, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, Brussels (BE)
10.45 Break
11.00 Recent case law of the Court of Justice of the EU in the field of remedies
Martin Oder, Partner, Haslinger/Nagele & Partner Law Firm, Vienna (AT)
12.30 Conclusion and evaluation of the online course
12.45 End of online course