|Author (Corporate)||European Commission: DG Justice|
|Series Details||COM (2020) 710|
Communication published by the European Commission on 2 December 2020, setting out a toolbox of measures targeted at fostering digitalisation of justice with the aim to improve access to justice and the efficiency of justice systems.
This approach is to achieve better use of digital technologies, in full respect to fundamental rights and the principles of proportionality and subsidiarity. This is from an understanding that significant work is yet to be done, especially to fully grasp the benefits of digital technologies in judicial proceedings, including aspects related to cross-border judicial cooperation.
This Communication proposes the following tools:
The toolbox was published as part of a package of initiatives to modernise the EU justice systems. It follows up on a set of conclusions adopted by the Council of the European Union on the digitalisation of justice.
|Subject Categories||Justice and Home Affairs|
|Subject Tags||Justice Systems, Police | Judicial Cooperation|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|