On Monday, 19 September, group of Austrian justices and prosecutors visited Supreme Court with the information exchange purpose to get to know the judicial system of the Baltic States.

All three Chairs of the departments of the Supreme Court Edite Vernusa, Peteris Dzalbe and Veronika Krumina, Head of the Administration Sandra Lapiņa and Scientific Adviser to the Civil Case Department Rihards Gulbis met Austrian guests.

Guests listened to information about the history, development of the Supreme Court, expertise and work load of the cassation institution, also visited Supreme Court museum and got to know most important premises of the Court of Justice.

Austrian Embassy in Latvia organised visit of Austrian justices and prosecutors in Latvia. On Monday Austrian delegation visited also Ministry of Justice, Saeima Legal Commission and Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau.

Information prepared by

Head of the Communication Division of the Supreme Court Rasma Zvejniece

E-mail: rasma.zvejniece@at.gov.lv, phone: 67020396, 28652211