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9 June 2016

GENERAL MEETING OF JUDGES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL CASES PROVIDES EXPLANATION REGARDING RIGHT OF A NATURAL PERSON TO GIVE ORAL AUTHORISATION AT THE COURT HEARING

On Tuesday, 7 June, the general meeting of judges of the Department of Civil Cases of the Supreme Court provided an explanation on right of a party to a case – a natural person – to process authorisation by oral declaration at the court hearing. The general meeting, in accordance with Section 491, Paragraph One, of the law “On Judicial Power” and observing proposal of the Ministry of Justice, was convened by Ivars Bickovics, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

 

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