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25 April, 2017

THE ROLE OF RESEARCH WORK AT SUPREME COURTS INCREASES

On 21 April, the Supreme Court of the Republic of Latvia organized an International conference. During the conference the role of Divisions of Research of the Supreme Courts were discussed, as well as the cooperation of Courts with higher education institutions. The discussion was led by the Director of Center of Continuing Legal Education and Professional Development of the University of Latvia, Prof. Dr. iur. Kristine Strada-Rozenberga.
25 April, 2017

OPINION ON THE ACTIVITY OF THE COUNCIL FOR THE JUDICIARY

During the conference of 21 April "Supreme Courts as guarantee for effectiveness of judicial systems in the European Union" organized by the Supreme Court of Latvia, Dr.iur. Aivars Endzins, Chair of the Commission for Legal Environment created by the President of Latvia, spoke about possibilities to improve the authority of the Council for the Judiciary of Latvia.
25 April, 2017

CHIEF JUSTICES OF SUPREME COURTS FROM BALTIC STATES MEET IN RIGA

On April 21 during the conference organized by the Supreme Court of Latvia, the Chief Justices of Supreme Courts of all three Baltic States met.
25 April, 2017

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS THE ROLE OF THE JUDICIARY IN CHANGING EUROPE

On April 21 during the conference organized by the Supreme Court of Latvia there were opinions voiced and discussions about new challenges and modern technologies that are faced by all the Supreme Courts of the European Union at their daily work.
21 April, 2017

OPENING OF A HANDBOOK ON MANAGING THE WORK OF THE SUPREME COURTS

On 21 April during the international conference organized by the Supreme Court of Latvia the results of the project "Supreme Courts as guarantee for effectiveness of judicial systems in the European Union"were discussed and the “Best Practice Guide for ManagingSupreme Courts” was opened.
12 April, 2017

EC REPORT: INDICATORS SHOW THAT PERFORMANCE EFFICIENCY OF JUDICIAL SYSTEM OF LATVIA IMPROVES EVERY YEAR

On 10 April 2017 the European Commission published the 2017 EU Justice Scoreboard. This is the fifth report, which analyzes the efficiency, quality and independence of judicial systems. Preparation of the report data required participation of 28 EU Member States; the report includes a number of quality indicators, as well as provides a deeper analysis of certain areas.
4 April, 2017

DELEGATION FROM TURKMENISTAN LEARNS ABOUT THE ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE IN LATVIA

Monday, 3 April, the delegation of the Republic of Turkmenistan visited the Supreme Court of Latvia. Guests met with the Chair of the Department of Administrative Cases Veronika Krumina and judge’s assistant Natalja Purina. The colleagues from Turkmenistan were presented with administrative procedure and rights of Latvian judicial system.
31 March, 2017

JUDGE JANIS NEIMANIS JOINS THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT

Today, March 31, Judge of the Department of Administrative Cases Janis Neimanis for the period of 10 years ceases to exercise his duties at the Supreme Court, since he is being approved as judge of the Constitutional Court.
29 March, 2017

REPRESENTATIVES OF THE SUPREME COURT MEET WITH EXPERTS OF JUDICIAL INSTITUTIONS OF THE UNITED STATES

Tuesday, March 28, the Supreme Court was visited by experts from the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the US. The visit took place in the framework of cooperation project between governments of the US and Latvia in order to strengthen the judicial system of Latvia in relation to financial crime investigation.
27 March, 2017

THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT PARTICIPATES IN MEETING ON THE OCCASION OF 60th ANNIVERSARY OF SIGNING THE TREATY OF ROME

On 27 and 28 March, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Ivars Bickovics visits Luxembourg and participates in the meeting of the presidents of Supreme Courts which is organized by the European Court of Justice on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome.