Studies and summaries

The print version

2020. Presentation "Review of the European Union Justice Scoreboard 2020". Prepared by the Secretariat of the Judicial Council, D. Sulmane (in Latvian)

               The 2020 EU Justice Scoreboard (in Latvian and English)

               European Commission Rule of Law Report 2020 "Country Chapter - Situation of the Rule of Law in Latvia" (in Latvian)

               Council of Europe summary "Independence and Impartiality of the Judicial System" (in English)

 

2020. Working Group for Assessing the Length of Proceedings

Anita Zikmane. Report on the implementation of the Judicial Council Decision No. 11 of February 10, 2020

Causes and solutions of lengthy administrative proceedings

Table identifying the causes of the length of the proceedings and suggestions for remedying them

Causes and solutions of lengthy civil proceedings

Table identifying the causes of the length of the proceedings and suggestions for remedying them

Causes and solutions of lengthy criminal proceedings

Table identifying the causes of the length of the proceedings and suggestions for remedying them

 

Ingrida Labucka. Opinion of the working group established for the implementation of the Judicial Council Decision No. 11 of February 10, 2020

The findings of the ECtHR rulings in Latvian cases regarding the right to a trial within a reasonable time (compiled by the Office of the Latvian Representative before International Human Rights Institutions):

Annex 1. Latvian cases in ECtHR – rulings assessing complaints about the length of proceedings

Annex 2. Legal remedies available to a person in Latvia

 

2020. Summary "Performance of the Judicial Council in the first decade (2010 - 2020)". Prepared by the Secretariat of the Judicial Council, D. Sulmane

2019. Presentation "Certain Aspects of Judges' Disciplinary Liability". Prepared by the Secretariat of the Judicial Council, D. Sulmane

2019. Presentation "Review of the EU Justice Scoreboard 2019". Prepared by the Secretariat of the Judicial Council, D. Sulmane

2019. Presentation "Economic Affairs Court". Ministry of Justice

2019. Presentation "Judicial Disciplinary Cases in Europe". Prepared by the Secretariat of the Judicial Council, D. Sulmane

2019. Presentation “The Role of Commissions for Selection of Court Presidents in Europe”. Prepared by the Secretariat of the Judicial Council, D. Sulmane

2018. Evaluation of Insolvency Proceedings and Legal Protection Proceedings in 2008-2014

            Information on the distribution of cases in courts

2018. Assessment of the Latvian judicial system based on the methodology and instruments developed by CEPEJ

2016. Report of the Commission for Legal Environment Improvement on improving the work of the Council for the Judiciary

2016. Study of ethical regulation of courts

Reliability and perception of corruption in work of courts in Latvia

2012. Ensuring the independence of judges in the existing legislation. Development of theoretical basis for the necessary changes

Annex 1. Social guarantees for judges

Annex 2. The impact of bonuses on remuneration

2013. Approval in the office of judges and career advancement. Existing regulatory framework and necessary amendments

 

Book

Collection of findings of the Judicial Ethics Commission: explanations, opinions, decisions 2008 - 2016