Joint Jean Monnet Module, UCLan Cyprus – University of Cyprus – Cyprus Branch of the International Federation of European Law (FIDE) event, in the honour of The Honourable Judge George Arestis (ret’d) (2016)
On 3 November 2016, the Jean Monnet Module at the School of Law of UCLan Cyprus ‘The Law of Financial and Economic Governance in the EU’ (‘FEcoGov’) (2014-17) participated in yet another successful and prestigious event, a ceremony held in honour of The Honourable Judge George Arestis (Ret’d), a former judge of the Supreme Court of Cyprus and the first Cypriot judge at the Court of Justice of the European Union from 2004 to 2014. Guests of honour and orators at the ceremony included: His Excellency Mr Justice Myron Nicolatos, President of the Supreme Court of Cyprus; the Honourable José Luís Da Cruz Vilaça, Judge at the Court of Justice of the European Union and President of FIDE; the Honourable Constantinos Lycourgos, Judge at the Court of Justice of the European Union; and Mr. Xenios Xenopoulos, President of the Cyprus Association of European Law and former President of FIDE.
We therefore invite you to read here the speech may by Judge Lycourgos on this occasion, setting out the legacy of the first Cypriot judge to the Court of Justice of the European Union (in Greek).
We hope you enjoy the reading of these materials, reproduced with the kind permission of the Honourable Judge Constantinos Lycourgos, with our deepest gratitude.
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