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25 October, 2011

The senator Kalvis Torgans reports in a World Congress of Latvian Scientists

Today, on the 25th of October, Kalvis Torgans, the senator of the Supreme Court, Dr.hab.iur., lecturer of the UL reports about difference between responsibility of legal entity and civil legal responsibility of a public person, at the United 3rd World Congress of Latvian Scientists and 4th Letonica Congress “Science, Society and National Identity”. Kalvis Torgans not only reports at the World Congress of Latvian Scientists, but also runs one of sessions in section “Politics and Law”. The session is named “Sustainable development of Law and Legal Practice”.
18 October, 2011

Eight advocates give a vow to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

In contrast to new parliamentarians of the 11th Saeima (the Parliament), who were mistaken while giving a vow in the Saeima, eight advocates gave a vow to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court with certainty and without mistakes on the 18th of October.
18 October, 2011

Judge from the USA born in Latvia visits the Supreme Court

While visiting Latvia in a private visit, Ilana Diamond Rovner, the judge of the United States Court of Appeals visited the Supreme Court on the 17th of October.
13 October, 2011

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court participates in General Assembly of the Network of the Presidents of the Supreme Judicial Courts of the EU

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.
7 October, 2011

Advocates from the Netherlands visit the Supreme Court

Sixteen advocates from the Netherlands visited the Supreme Court on the 6th of October.
4 October, 2011

The Supreme Court invites to Days of first-year students for the third year

In order to extend understanding and interest of lawyers to-be to the Latvian court system and allow them to have a look into one of the most interesting, and at the same time one of the most difficult legal professions – post of the judge, the Supreme Court continues its tradition and organises Days of first-year students in the Supreme Court as from October until December.