Webinar: Legal advice on drafting a European Citizens’ Initiative

Thursday 28 May 12:30 – 1:30 C.E.T.

Moderator: Flavio Grazian, European Citizen Action Service

Speaker: Alicja Klosok, Legal expert, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Platform: WebEx

Language: English


Are you considering starting a European Citizens’ Initiative? Or are you already in the process of preparing your initiative? Then this webinar is for you. It will focus on the legal requirements related to the European Citizens’ Initiative and offer you practical advice on the necessary steps and conditions for registering an initiative.

The webinar will build on the two-year experience of the ‘Seek Advice’ section of the European Citizens’ Initiative Forum by addressing the most common questions received and the most common mistakes to be avoided in the registration phase. It will provide participants with legal guidance on the process. The experts will also give participants a brief insight on the key aspects of the new European Citizens’ Initiative regulation which came into effect as of January 2020.

Speaker’s bio:  Alicja is part of team of key legal experts working on the ‘Seek Advice’ service of the European Citizens’ Initiative Forum. She is an associate in the Brussels antitrust, competition and trade group of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. Prior to joining the Brussels office, Alicja completed her training in the firm’s London office and has throughout this time developed a focus on EU law, as well as EU competition law more specifically


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Webinar: Legal advice on drafting a European Citizens’ Initiative

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Legal advice on how to draft a European citizens' initiative
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