On May 17 at 10.00, Mr Takis Tridimas, Professor of the EU law at the King’s College London, will give a guest lecture “The EU Charter of Fundamental Rights and the National Courts: Divided Loyalties?” at the Gold Hall of Riga Latvian Society.

The event is organized by the Latvian Law Institute in the framework of its program of guest lecturers. The event is supported by the Supreme Court, the Competition Council, the Council of Sworn Advocates, the Riga Latvian Society, the Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia and the journal "Jurista Vārds".

Language of the lecture: English language without translation into Latvian, duration: ~2 hours and half an hour for the question and answer session.
Participation in the lecture is free of charge with invitations from the Latvian Institute of Law. Applications for invitations should be sent to: edijs.poga@lti.lv.

For more information see here


The Latvian Institute of Law is an independent, non-political, non-governmental non-profit association, which brings together individuals with a common interest in Latvian law and its development. The Institute is always and everywhere acting independently and stands outside the policy of political parties. The mission of the Institute is to promote the further restoration, consolidation and development of the Republic of Latvia as a country of democratic righteousness governed by the rule of law.  



 Information prepared by Iveta Jaudzema, International Cooperation Specialist of the Supreme Court
E-mail: iveta.jaudzema@at.gov.lv; telephone: +371 67020396