His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias Presides Over the 7th European Jurist Forum. (VIDEO)

His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias presided over the opening of the 7th European Jurist Forum held at the Centro de Convenciones Internacionales de Barcelona on April 18.

The forum is intended for practicing attorneys, legal academics, and jurists form various European Union countries.  The purpose of the forum is to seek laws that protect individual rights that are, at the same time, compatible with laws designed to protect society as a whole.  During the three-day forum participants will discuss current laws within the European Union countries and contribute to their compatibility with each country.