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Recente publicaties

Case law art.10 EVRM

See also monthly contributions referring to recent case law ECtHR on Freedom of Expression and Information, esp. in relation to AV-Media, Internet and Journalism, in Iris Online, Legal Observations of the European Audiovisual Observatory : http://merlin.obs.coe.int/newsletter.php

We do no longer complete the list of recent publications here, as all publications can be found on the online catalogue of Biblio UGent at https://biblio.ugent.be/publication?q=%22%27dirk+voorhoof%27%22  or
https://biblio.ugent.be/person/801000461819 or click here





  • Krant mag spotten met politiecommissaris, De Juristenkrant 2010/220, 1-3 (pdf) (vonnis)
  • Freedom of Expression under the European Human Rights System. From Sunday Times (n° 1) v. U.K. (1979) to Hachette Filipacchi Associés (“Ici Paris”) v. France (2009), in Y. Haeck, Héctor Olásolo, John Vervaele en Leo Zwaak (eds.), Inter-American and European Human Rights Journal / Revista Interamericana y Europa de Derechos Humanos, Intersentia Cambridge – Antwerp, Issue 2009/1-2, pp. 3-49 (pdf).
  • The Abuse Clause in International Human Rights Law: An Expedient Remedy against Abuse of Power or an Instrument of Abuse Itself?", in: K.K.P. VANHOUTTE, G. FAIRBAIRN en M. LANG (eds.), Bullying and the Abuse of Power, Critical Issues/Imaginative Research in a Changing World, Interdisciplinary Press, Oxford, 2010 (ISBN: 978-1-84888-045-0), H. Cannie en D. Voorhoof
  • L'action en cessation vise toute atteinte au droit d'auteur. Qu'est-ce à dire?, noot onder Cass. 18 juni 2010, Auteurs & Media 2010/4, 330-338, B. Michaux en D. Voorhoof (pdf)
  • La liberté d'expression syndicale mise à mal par la Cour européenne des droits de l'homme(Aguilera Jiménez e.a. c. Espagne), Rev. trim. dr. h. 2010, 733-744 (ism J. Englebert), www.rtdh.eu (nr. 83 juillet 2010)
  • Een gediplomeerd arts is geen kwakzalver, De Juristenkrant, 2010/217, 2 (pdf)
  • Straatsburg fluit eigen rechters terug in zaak van journalistiek bronnengeheim, De Juristenkrant 2010/215, 2 (pdf).
  • Proces Kuifjeparodie moet worden overgedaan, De Juristenkrant 2010/214, 6-7 (pdf)
  • European Media Law. Collection of Materials 2010-2011, Herentals, Knops Publishing, 2010, 342 p. (ISBN 978-9-4603-5063-4), http://www.mijnwetboek.be/mwb/bib.php?a=details&id=2987
  • Blog on the Sanoma judgment of the Grand Chamber ECtHR, 14 September 2010, http://strasbourgobservers.com/2010/09/16/extra-procedural-safeguards-for-protection-of-journalistic-sources-sanoma-uitgevers-b-v-v-the-netherlands/
  • Another blog on the Sanoma judgment of the Grand Chamber ECtHR

  • Expert evidence in the case of Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki, Aomori District Court Japan, 11 March 2010. Testimony, Questions and Answers (pdf)

  • Internet and the Right of Anonymity (in press, Proceedings of the 2008 Belgrade
    Conference on Regulation of Freedom of Expression on the Internet, Belgrade 
    University and PCLMP, Oxford University)

  • Activism is not a crime, ABC The Drum Unleashed, Australia, 28 May 2010, http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/stories/s2911068.htm - Comment published two days before the raid by Israel army on the Gaza peace flotilla (with Serge Gutwirth) (word)

  • Freedom of Expression and Information in a Democratic Society. The Added but Fragile Value of the European Convention of Human Rights, International Communication Gazette 2010,  Vol. 72, No. 4-5, 407-423 (2010), DOI: 10.1177/1748048510362711 (with Hannes Cannie),  http://gaz.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/72/4-5/407

  • Hate speech decision on Le Pen : Freedom of political speech no justification for hate speech (ECtHR 20 April 2010, Le Pen v. France, Decision), ECHR Blog, May 2010,