European Social Charter reporting: Submission of comments on ad hoc reports on the cost-of-living crisis

Trade unions have until 30 June 2024 to submit their comments on national reports

European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) and the Centrale Générale des Syndicats Libéraux de Belgique (CGSLB)/ Confédération des Syndicats chrétiens de Belgique (CSC)/ Fédération Générale du Travail de Belgique (FGTB) v. the Kingdom of the Belgium

The complaint was registered on 6 February 2024. It relates to Article 6§2 (the right to collective bargaining) of the revised European Social Charter.

Request for a preliminary ruling on interpretation of Directive 2006/54/EC – Indirect discrimination on grounds of sex

Succinct presentation of the facts and procedure in the main proceedings:

PCS to legally challenge government over anti-strike laws

The Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) representing approximately 185,000 workers across the UK civil service, has begun the first legal action chall

Upcoming events

Outsourcing digital work under the law: The legal governance of a global workforce

European Labour Law Workshop

Platform Workers – between flexibility and precariousness

Labour Rights as Human Rights

10th Seminar on international and comparative labour law

ETUCLEX training: advancing trade union and workers' rights through litigation at Council of Europe bodies

Cases under discussion

In the ETUCLEX litigation section, logged-in members of the network can share information and discuss pending cases of strategic importance to the trade union movement.


ETUCLEX is the human rights, legal and strategic litigation network of the European Trade Union Confederation and its affiliates.