III Regional Justice Council Session in Kharkiv

Location: Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University (77, Pushkinska Str., Kharkiv) Date/Time: 27 April, 2016 / 10:00 – 13:00 Organizers: EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”, Judicial Reform Council under the President of Ukraine in a partnership with the Yaroslav Mudryi…

Judges and lawyers discuss disciplinary liability

On 25 April, the EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” and the Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA), in cooperation with the High Council of Justice and High Qualifications Commission of Judges, organized the Round table “Disciplinary liability of…

Discussion of new law on the bar continues

The EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” and the Ukrainian Bar Association  (UBA) continue a series of roundtables to carry out analysis and opinion exchange on the amendments of the Law of Ukraine “On the Bar and…

Round table “Discussion of key provisions to the Law of Ukraine “On the Bar”

Location: Ivano-Frankivsk (40, Nezalezhnosti Street) Date/Time: 15 April 2016 / 14:00-18:00 Organizers: EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”, Ukrainian Bar Association Key issues for discussion: Professional rights and guarantees for the bar. Admission to practice law. Exclusive right for representation in…

Ukraine adopts e-registers based on best European practices

The EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” presented the Report “On support to Ministry of Justice in Registers Reform”. The report was presented by the Project experts Dovydas Vitkauskas, Kestutis Sabaliauskas, Kristina Grineviciute and Denys Pashchenko during…

Training for the Criminal Executive Inspection Service staff

On 28 March – 07 April, James Sandham and Michael Octigan, the short-term experts of the EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” conducted a series of trainings at the Bila Tserkva Training Сenter of State Penitentiary Service.…

Training “Advocacy in the Digital and Video Age”

Location: Hotel Ungvarskiy (29, Elektrozavodska Street, Uzhgorod) Date/Time: 07 April (12:30-17:45) Organizers: the EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”, NGO “Ukrainian Advocates’ Association”, Open Court Initiative Objective: To advise Ukrainian advocates how the practice of their profession is going to…

Newly appointed prosecutors acquire media and public relation skills

The EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” continues to support the National Prosecution Academy of Ukraine through provision of the training seminar “Effective communication to build confidence in the criminal justice system”. This undertaking is a part…

Training “Advocacy in the Digital and Video Age”

Location: Ivano-Frankivsk (40, Nezalezhnosti Street) Date/Time: 05 April (13:00-17:45) Organizers: the EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”, the branch of Ukrainian Bar Association in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, Open Court Initiative Objective: To advise Ukrainian advocates how the practice of their profession is going…

Training “Advocacy in the Digital and Video Age”

Location: Lviv (35A, Khutorivka Street) Date/Time: 04 April (13:30-18:45) Organizers: the EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”, the branch of Ukrainian Bar Association in Lviv Oblast, the Rule of Law Center of the Ukrainian Catholic University, Open Court Initiative Objective:…