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Mitsilegas, V. (Ed.) (2023). European Law Journal (Vol. 26). Wiley-Blackwell.

Mitsilegas, V; Oberg, J; Caunes, K (2023) 'Special Issue: The normative foundations of European criminal law', European Law Journal, 27 (4-6).


Dougan, P., & Hillion, C. (2022). THE EU’S DUTY TO RESPECT HUNGARIAN SOVEREIGNTY: AN ACTION PLAN. Common Market Law.

Dougan, P., Hunt, J., McEwen, N., & McHarg, A. (2022). Sleeping with an Elephant: Devolution and the United Kingdom Internal Market Act 2020. The Law Quarterly Review.

Dougan, P. (2022). The Primacy of Union Law over Incompatible National Measures: Beyond Disapplication and Towards a Remedy of Nullity?. Common Market Law Review.

Dzehtsiaroui, K., & Garde, A. (2022). Freedom of Commercial Expression and Public Health Protection at the European Court of Human Rights. JOURNAL OF LAW MEDICINE & ETHICS, 50(2), 250-258.

Gideon, A. (2022). Transplanting EU Competition Law in ASEAN: Towards a context informed Method of Investigation. Asian Journal of Comparative Law. doi:10.1017/asjcl.2022.4

Mitsilegas, V. (2022). Contested Sovereignty in Preventive Border Control: Civil Society, the ‘Hostile Environment’ and the Rule of Law. In L. Zedner, & M. Bosworth (Eds.), Privatising Border Control: Law at the Limits of the Sovereign State (pp. 36-56). OUP.

Mitsilegas, V., Carrera, S., Stefan, M., & Vavoula, N. (2022). Towards a Principled Level-Playing Field for an Open and Secure Online Environment: Towards a Principled Level-Playing Field for an Open and Secure Online Environment.

Mitsilegas, V., Guild, E., Kuskonmaz, E., & Vavoula, N. (n.d.). Data retention and the future of large‐scale surveillance: The evolution and contestation of judicial benchmarks. European Law Journal.

Mitsilegas, V. (2022). EU Criminal Law, 2nd edition.

Mitsilegas, V. (2022). The Legal Regulation of Environmental Crime.

Mitsilegas, V. (2022). The EU external border as a site of preventive (in)justice. EUROPEAN LAW JOURNAL.


Dougan, P. (2021). From the EU Single Market to the UK Internal Market: Practice Doesn't Always Make Perfect…. In N. de Boer, B. Michel, A. Nieuwenhuis, & J. -H. Reestman (Eds.), Liber amicorum Besselink: Eine Festschrift für Leonard F.M. Besselink hem feestelijk aangeboden in occasione del suo emeritato. (book) (chapter): University of Amsterdam.

Dougan, M. (2021). The UK's Withdrawal from the EU A Legal Analysis. Oxford University Press. Retrieved from

Mitsilegas, V., & Vavoula, N. (2021). Surveillance and Privacy in the Digital Age European, Transatlantic and Global Perspectives. Bloomsbury Publishing.

Mitsilegas, V. (2021). European prosecution between cooperation and integration: The European Public Prosecutor’s Office and the rule of law. Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law, 28(2), 245-264. 

Mitsilegas, V. (2021). Counterterrorism and the rule of law in an evolving European Union: plus ca change?. NEW JOURNAL OF EUROPEAN CRIMINAL LAW, 12(1), 36-51. 

Mitsilegas, V. (2021). Judicial Dialogue, Legal Pluralism and Mutual Trust in Europe’s Area of Criminal Justice’. European Law Review.

Gatta, G. L., Mitsilegas, V., & Zirulia, S. (2021). Controlling Immigration Through Criminal Law European and Comparative Perspectives on "Crimmigration". Bloomsbury Publishing.

Mitsilegas, V., & Billis, M. (2021). Article 49 - Principles of Legality and Proportionality of Criminal Offences and Penalties’. In S. Peers (Ed.), The EU Charter of Fundamental Rights. A Commentary, 2nd edition (pp. 1473-1508). Hart/Beck.

Mitsilegas, V., Carrera, S., & Stefan, M. (2021). Criminal Justice, Fundamental Rights and the Rule of Law in the Digital Age.

Mitsilegas, V., & Mouzakiti, F. (2021). Day (Unit) Fines in England and Wales’. In E. Kantorowicz-Reznichenko, & M. Faure (Eds.), Day Fines in Europe. Assessing Income-Based Sanctions in Criminal Justice Systems (pp. 165-185). CUP.

Mitsilegas, V. (2021). Mutual Recognition and Fundamental Rights in EU Criminal Law’. In Iglesias Sanchez, & Pasqual (Eds.), Fundamental Rights in Europe’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (pp. 253-271). CUP.

Mitsilegas, V. (2021). The Criminalisation of Migration in the Law of the European Union. Challenging the Preventive Paradigm. In V. Mitsilegas, S. Zirulia, & G. -L. Gatta (Eds.), Controlling Immigration Through Criminal Law (pp. 25-45). Hart.

Mitsilegas, V. (2021). The Privatisation of Surveillance in the Digital Age. In V. Mitsilegas, & N. Vavoula (Eds.), Surveillance and Privacy in the Digital Age. European, Transatlantic and Global Perspectives (pp. 101-158). Hart.

Mitsilegas, V. (2021). ’Security Law’ and Preventive Justice in the Legal Order of the European Union’. In M. Engelhart, & B. Vogel (Eds.), Festschrift for Ulrich Sieber (pp. 975-987). Berlin: Duncker and Humblot.


Dougan, P. (2020). So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen, Goodbye: The UK’s Withdrawal Package. Common Market Law Review, 57(3), 631-704. Retrieved from

Dougan, P. (2020). General Report: National Courts and the Enforcement of EU Law. In M. Botman, & J. Langer (Eds.), National Courts and the Enforcement of EU Law: The Pivotal Role of National Courts in the EU Legal Order - Proceedings of the XXIX FIDE Congress in The Hague (Volume 1) (pp. 1-59). The Hague: Eleven International Publishing.

Dougan, P. (2020). The Charter’s Contribution to the Protection of Human Rights in the UK Before and After Brexit. In A. Iliopoulou Penot, & L. Xenou (Eds.), La charte des droits fondamentaux: source de renouveau constitutionnel européen ?. Paris: Larcier.

Garde, A. (2020). Rethinking Vaccine Development as an Integral Part of Preparedness in the European Health Union. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RISK REGULATION, 11(4), 841-850.

Garde, A. (2020) Is there a European human rights approach to tobacco control? (2020). In Human Rights and Tobacco Control. Edward Elgar Publishing.

Mitsilegas, V. (2020). Autonomous concepts, diversity management and mutual trust in Europe’s area of criminal justice. Common Market Law Review, 57(Issue 1), 45-78

Mitsilegas, V. (2020). ‘Trust’. German Law Journal.

Mitsilegas, V. (2020). The Preventive Turn in European Security Policy. Towards a Rule of Law Crisis. In F. Bignami (Ed.), EU Law in Populist Times (pp. 301-318). CUP.

Stalford, H., & Humphreys, D. (2020). EU Roma Children and the EU Settled Status Scheme: Awareness, Access and Eligibility.


Savirimuthu, J. (2019). Blockchain Regulation and Governance in Europe, by Michèle FinckThe Blockchain and the New Architecture of Trust, by Kevin Werbach. International Journal of Law and Information Technology, 27(3), 306-309.


The UK after Brexit: Legal and Policy Challenges

Edited by Prof Michael Dougan (Intersentia, July 2017).

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