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26 May, 2014

LATVIAN ADMINISTRATIVE JUDGES GET ACQUAINTED WITH POLISH EXPERIENCE

Last week, Jautrite Briede and Andris Gulans, judges of the Supreme Court Department of Administrative Cases, and Aija Reitupe, Sandija Audzere and Diana Makarova, judges of the Administrative district court, when going to visit of exchange of experience, visited several administrative courts of Poland – administrative courts of Warsaw region and Kielce region, which are the first instance courts, and the Supreme Administrative Court of Poland in Warsaw.
15 May, 2014

INVITATION TO GUEST LECTURE ON COMPETITION LAW BY THE PROFESOR RICHARD WHISH

With the support of the Supreme Court, guest lecture on competition law of the European Union by Richard Whish, the Professor Emeritus of London King’s College, Honorary Queen's Counsel, will be held on May 30, in Riga.
15 May, 2014

CASE-LAW IN CASES ON CONTESTING OF TRANSACTIONS AND RECOVERY OF LOSSES IN INSOLVENCY PROCEEDINGS IS SUMMARISED

The Supreme Court performed summary “Case-law in cases on contesting of transactions and recovery of losses from debtor’s representatives within insolvency proceedings”. Research provides study on conclusions consolidated in case-law, the most typical situations and issues, which presented the greatest difficulties to parties and to the court.
9 May, 2014

DZALBE PARTICIPATES IN OBSERVATION OF ELECTIONS OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA

Peteris Dzalbe, the Chair of the Supreme Court Department of Criminal Cases went to Lithuania to participate in observation of elections of the President of the Republic of Lithuania as the representative of the Central Election Commission.
24 April, 2014

ALDIS LAVINS LEAVES FOR THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT; AIJA BRANTA COMES BACK TO THE SUPREME COURT

Thursday, April 24, was the last working day for Aldis Lavins, the judge of the Department of Civil Cases, in the Supreme Court. The Saeima (the Parliament) confirmed Aldis Lavins upon proposal of the Plenary Session of the Supreme Court in the office of a judge of the Constitutional Court.
23 April, 2014

INTA KIRSE, THE LIFELONG EMPLOYEE OF THE SUPREME COURT, IS AWARDED WITH THE CROSS OF RECOGNITION

Happy news is published today in “Latvijas Vēstnesis” (official gazette of the Republic of Latvia) – the Chapter of Orders awarded Inta Kirse, the lifelong employee of the Supreme Court, with the Cross of Recognition of Fifth Class.
22 April, 2014

CANDIDATES FOR THE OFFICE OF JUDGES OF DISTRICT (CITY) COURTS DO FIELDWORK IN THE SUPREME COURT

Seven candidates for the office of district (city) judges, who applied and had been nominated to the office of a judge in Dobele district court, Riga district court, Riga city Zemgale suburb court, Latgale suburb court and Vidzeme suburb court, have been doing fieldwork in the Supreme Court for the second week already.
22 April, 2014

IN THE SUPREME COURT BULLETIN – ON THE 95TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SENATE OF LATVIA, PUBLIC REPORT OF THE COURT AND LOT OF OTHER INFORMATION

The eighth issue of “The Supreme Court bulletin” has been printed yet; however, it may already be read in electronic form on the web site of the Supreme Court.
15 April, 2014

IMPORTANCE OF LEGAL CULTURE OF THE SOCIETY IN WORK OF COURTS IS UPDATED AT THE CONFERENCE OF THE SUPREME COURT

On April 14, more than three hundred interested people participated in the conference dedicated to the tenth anniversary of establishment of administrative courts in the University of Latvia, which was organised by the Supreme Court in cooperation with the Faculty of Law, journal “Jurista Vards” (“Lawyer’s Word”) and the Ministry of Justice.
10 April, 2014

THE JUDGE KEISS IS TRANSFERRED IN THE POSITION OF A JUDGE OF CASSATION INSTANCE

In accordance with the decision of the general meeting of judges of the Supreme Court Department of Civil Cases, the judge Aivars Keiss is transferred from the Chamber of Civil Cases in the position of a judge of cassation instance – the Department of Civil Cases.