British trade unions begin legal proceedings to protect the right to strike

Trade unions launch judicial review of “anti-worker” regulations which “undermine the right to strike”

France found in breach of European Social Charter

European Committee of Social Rights considers the reforms of the French Labour Code violated article 24b of the European Social Charter

European Organisation of Military Associations and Trade Unions (EUROMIL) v. Ireland

The complaint was registered on 9 August 2022.

Opinion of Advocate General Tamara Ćapeta

Freedom of contract cannot justify discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation

Upcoming events

European Sovereignty: The Legal Dimension – A Union in Control of its own Destiny

30 Years Anniversary Congress

ILAW Network Global Conference 2022

2nd Global ILAW Confernce

Training on understanding the procedures and constitutional obligations relating to international labour standards (ILS)

The International Training Centre of the ILO provides a 30-hour training on ILS

SAVE THE DATE: NETLEX Conference 2022

The NETLEX Conference is scheduled to take place at the International Auditorium in Brussels on the 15th and 16th of November 2022

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.