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Blanca Lozano Cutanda

Catedrática de Derecho Administrativo Professor of Administrative Law

Education and professional career

Degree in Law, with a diploma in Business Science from the Comillas Pontifical University -ICADE .
Doctor in Law from the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) [Open University] – cum laude qualification (1989). Thesis: “The termination of administrative and tax penalities”.
Four six-year research terms recognized by ANECA

Professional career

Professor (Chair) of Administrative Law at the University of the Basque Country (Universidad del País Vasco) (2004-2012).
Ad hoc Judge at the European Court of Human Rights from 2013 to present day

Specialisation

Administrative Law, Administrative sanctions, Environmental Law, Education law, Permissions and Licensing, Constitutional Law

Membership of professional bodies and associations

Madrid Bar Association
Member of the Royal Academy of Legislation and Jurisprudence, following her appointment as Academic Correspondent in 2007.
Spanish Association of Professors of Administrative Law.
Complutense Institute of European Law and Regional Integration (IDEIR- Instituto de Derecho Europeo e Integración Regional), research Institute ascribed at the Complutense University.
Observatory of Environmental Policies (Coordinator)

Teaching

Professor or Administrative Law and EU Law at CUNEF, since 2012.
Professor for the Doctorate in Law and Society Programme at the Distance University of Madrid (UDIMA- Universidad a Distancia de Madrid), since 2012.

Languages

Spanish
English
French
Portuguese
Italian

Publications

Administración y Legislación Ambiental (co-authored with Juan-Cruz Alli), Dykinson, eleventh edition, latest published in 2020
Derecho Ambiental Administrativo, 11 editions of the work, the latest published by La Ley-Wolter Kluwer in 2010.
Diccionario de Sanciones Administrativas (Dictionary of Administrative Sanctions) (Director), Iustel, 2010
Medidas de lucha contra la morosidad, coordinator of the public law chapters (director: Pilar Blanco), La Ley-Wolter Kluwer, 2011
Comentario a la Ley de Responsabilidad Medioambiental (Ley 26/2007, de 23 de octubre), direction and presentation of the work, Thomson-Cívitas, 2008
Comentario a la Ley del Ruido (Director), Tomson-Civitas, Pamplona, 2004
La libertad de cátedra, Marcial Pons, Madrid, 1995
La desclasificación de los secretos de Estado, Civitas, Pamplona, 1998
Nuevas perspectivas del derecho administrativo. Tres estudios (en coautoría), Civitas, Pamplona, 1992
Diccionario de Derecho Ambiental, co-director with E. Alonso García, Iustel, Madrid, 2006.
La extinción de las sanciones administrativas y tributarias, Marcial Pons, Madrid, 1990

Latest articles published (September 2019-July 2020)

¿Qué se puede sancionar en el estado de alarma? (What can be sanctioned under the State of Alarm?), Diario La Ley, núm. 9643, 1 June 2020.
Novedades introducidas por el Real Decreto-ley 15/2020 en materia de contratación pública: la reactivación del recurso especial en materia de contratación (New elements introduced by Royal Decree-law 15/2020 concerning public procurement: the re-activation of special contracting appeals) (co-authored with Irene Fernández Puyol), Revista de Estudios Locales Cunal, n.º 230, 2020 (special issue dedicated to the COVID-19 crisis).
Análisis de urgencia de las medidas administrativas del estado de alarma (Urgent analysis on the administrative measures in the State of Alarm), Diario La Ley, núm. 9601, 25 March 2020.
La directiva de protección del denunciante (The directive for the protection of the claimant), Diario La Ley, núm. 9550, 10 January 2020.
Orden TEC/1023/2019: se fija la fecha de la garantía financiera de la responsabilidad medioambiental para actividades con nivel de prioridad 3 (Order TEC/1023/2019: the date is set for the financial guarantee for environmental liability for those activities with Level 3 priority) (co-authored with Pedro Poveda), Actualidad Jurídica Ambiental, n.º 95, November 2019.
Directiva (UE) 2019/904, del Parlamento Europeo y del Consejo, relativa a la reducción de determinados productos de plástico en el medio ambiente (Directive (EU) 2019/904 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 June 2019 on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment)( (co-authored with Pedro Poveda), Actualidad Jurídica Ambiental, n.º 93, September 2019.

Acknowledgments

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