Today, on the 13th of October, Ivars Bickovics, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, participates in general Assembly of the Network of the Presidents of the Supreme Judicial Courts of the European Union) that takes place in Sophia, Bulgaria.

The General Assembly will have to elect new members of the Board and the President of the Network.

Presidents of the Supreme Courts will also discuss participation of the Network in work of European Law Institute in status of observer and in expert groups for law development. However, they will also decide about content and time of arrangement of the next colloquium of the Network.

The aim of the Network founded in 2004 is to promote exchange of opinions and experience in field of case-law of the EU countries, organisation and functions of the Supreme Courts, especially related to their operation in application of legislation in field of European Communities law.

Information prepared by

Head of the Division of Communications of the Supreme Court Rasma Zvejniece

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