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28 September, 2018

THE CHIEF JUSTICE PARTICIPATES IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE NETWORK OF THE PRESIDENTS OF THE SUPREME JUDICIAL COURTS OF THE EUROPEAN UNION

Today, on September 28, Ivars Bickovics, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, takes part in the General Assembly of the Network of Presidents of the Supreme Judicial Courts of the European Union and in the conference in Karlsruhe, Germany.
25 September, 2018

THE SUPREME COURT OF UKRAINE GAINS EXPERIENCE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF LATVIA IN THE FRAMEWORK OF TWO PROJECTS

On Tuesday, September 25, the Supreme Court of Latvia was visited by two groups of the representatives of the Supreme Court of Ukraine that are gaining experience in Latvia and have arrived in the framework of two different projects supported by the European Union.
21 September, 2018

JAPANESE LEGAL SCHOLARS VISIT THE SUPREME COURT

On Friday, September 21, a delegation from Japan visited the Supreme Court. Visitors were Professors from Nagoya University Ichihashi Katsuya, Sato Humito and Yasuda Rie, and Professor Honda Takio from Ryukoku University (Kyoto) and Deputy Director of the Center for Public Law Studies Tsay Igor representing the University of World Diplomacy and Economy (Tashkent).
18 September, 2018

SENATOR KARLIS OZOLINS IS BEING COMMEMORATED IN PRIEKULI

Responding to the call of the Supreme Court to honour the founders of the Latvian judicial system in the municipalities where the senators of the Latvian Senate (1918-1940) were born, nn September 14, Priekuli Municipality invited the Chief Justice and judges of the Supreme Court to take part in the event dedicated to their townsman – Senator Karlis Ozolins.
17 September, 2018

CHINA’S SUZHOU COURT’S DELEGATION AT THE SUPREME COURT OF LATVIA

On Monday, September 17, judges and employees of China’s Suzhou Court visited the Supreme Court of Latvia. Visitors met with Anita Zikmane, the Head of the Division of Case-law and Research.
8 September, 2018

BICKOVICS: THE BALANCE OF POWER AND PROFESSIONAL INDEPENDENCE IS NOT SELF-INTEREST, BUT THE GUARANTEE OF RIGHT TO A FAIR TRIAL

“Each judge in the courtroom is the face of the judicial system of Latvia for those people who have turned to the court and have come to the court often only once in a lifetime”, Ivars Bickovics, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court and Chair of the Council for the Judiciary, reminded to all judges at the Latvian Judges’ Conference.  
6 September, 2018

THE SUPREME COURT WELCOMES THE CENTENARY CONFERENCE GUESTS

Guests have already arrived to take part in the Latvian Judges' Conference, which will take place on September 7 and will be devoted to the centennial of the Latvian judicial system. Representatives of the Supreme Courts from countries that also celebrate their centenary are among the guests. These countries are Lithuania, Estonia, Finland and Poland.
3 September, 2018

JUDGES’ CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO CENTENARY OF THE LATVIAN JUDICIAL SYSTEM WILL TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY

The Latvian Judges’ Conference, which will be held on September 7, will be devoted to the centennial of the Latvian judicial system and its prospects for the future. The special guests of the conference are representatives of the Supreme Courts from countries that also celebrate their centenary – Lithuania, Estonia, Finland and Poland.
15 August, 2018

SUPREME COURT CREATES THE “TOP LIST” OF THE MOST VALUABLE JUDGMENTS OF THE SENATE OF LATVIA

As the centenary anniversary of the Senate of Latvia is approaching, the Supreme Court intends to gather information about the most valuable judgments of the Senate (1918-1940), which are referenced in today's rulings, commentaries and publications that have proved to be useful in the work of lawyers (and not just lawyers), drawing on some ideas, arguments or forms of expression. Or such judgements have risen interest regarding legal techniques or expressions utilized.
13 August, 2018

LATVIAN JUDGES GET READY FOR THE CENTENARY CONFERENCE

This year the Latvian Judges’ Conference will be held on September 7 and will be devoted to the centennial of the Latvian judicial system, and prospects for the future. The representatives of the Supreme Courts from countries that also celebrate their centenary – Lithuania, Estonia, Finland and Poland – are invited to participate in the conference.