President of European Court comments on Volkov v Ukraine

9 October 2013

In a recent speech, the President of the European Court of Human Rights, Dean Spielmann, commented on the implementation of our ‘noteworthy’ case Volkov v Ukraine. In his words, the departure from a “habitual declaratory style of judgment….remains rare, one might say that there are the beginnings of a pattern, but not yet a practice”. Read his speech online (p.6).