7 March, 2007
Latvian judges on Friday, the 9 of March, will gather on annual conference to discuss actual questions related to ethics of a judge and politics of judicial system.
The main reports will be given by Chief Justice of Supreme Court Andris Guļāns and minister of Justice Gaidis Bērziņš.
In the second part of the conference director of the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of University of Latvia Maija Kūle will make a synopsis, researcher of social political centre “Providus” Valts Kalniņš will talk about problems of ethics and their solving viewed by judges, and the script of the future will be marked out by President of the Constitutional Court Gunārs Kūtris.
In the third part of the conference deputy Secretary of the State of the ministry Kaspars Berķis will message about accomplished tasks by Ministry of Justice and about tasks of the future, the director of the administration Gints Karlsons will speak about The Strategy of Courts Administration, and President of the Executive Board of the government joint stock company „Tiesu namu aģentūra" Gints Liepaskalns.
The conference will take place on Friday, the 9 of March, in The House of Society of Latvians, starting at 10.00 am, and registration starts at 9.00 am.