Simplifying approaches to considering small claims: why is this important and what does Ukraine need to do on the path to effective procedures?

10 August 2021 | Judiciary , Justice
Any process needs to be simplified when it becomes clear that it takes up too much resources and eventually becomes a burden. In the lay of land in Ukrainian judiciary, the chain "timeframes for considering case – overloaded court" is so inseparable that it seems no longer to be perceived as a problem, but rather as an excuse or a warning: if you file a case with a court – you have to wait.

EU Project Pravo-Justice Presents the Draft Report on Mediation in Administrative Disputes

29 July 2021 | Judiciary , Justice , RJRC
On July 28-29, the experts of the EU Project Pravo-Justice presented the draft report on “Mediation in Administrative Disputes” to representatives of Kharkiv and Dnipropetrovsk District Administrative Courts. The participants to the meetings discussed the categories of public cases where mediation may apply, as well as the mechanisms for transferring such cases to mediation.

EU Project Pravo-Justice Presents the Draft Report on Mediation in Administrative Disputes

29 July 2021 | Judiciary , Justice , RJRC
On July 28-29, the experts of the EU Project Pravo-Justice presented the draft report on “Mediation in Administrative Disputes” to representatives of Kharkiv and Dnipropetrovsk District Administrative Courts. The participants to the meetings discussed the categories of public cases where mediation may apply, as well as the mechanisms for transferring such cases to mediation.

Donbas RJRC joined the discussion of the draft law “On the State Policy of Transitional Period”

27 July 2021 | Judiciary , Justice , RJRC
On July 27, an open discussion took place on the “Law on Transitional Period – a Step Towards Safe Reintegration?” with the participation of Donbas Regional Justice Reform Council of the EU Project Pravo-Justice.

Donbas RJRC joined the discussion of the draft law “On the State Policy of Transitional Period”

27 July 2021 | Judiciary , Justice , RJRC
On July 27, an open discussion took place on the “Law on Transitional Period – a Step Towards Safe Reintegration?” with the participation of Donbas Regional Justice Reform Council of the EU Project Pravo-Justice.

RJRC Interregional Group analysed the ways to apply mediation in commercial and civil disputes

23 July 2021 | Judiciary , Justice , RJRC
On July 23, two meetings of Interregional Group of Regional Justice Reform Councils (RJRC) took place in Odesa on using mediation in commercial and civil disputes. The events were initiated by EU Project "Pravo-Justice" in partnership with South-West Commercial Court of Appeal and Ukrainian Academy of Mediation.

RJRC Interregional Group analysed the ways to apply mediation in commercial and civil disputes

23 July 2021 | Judiciary , Justice , RJRC
On July 23, two meetings of Interregional Group of Regional Justice Reform Councils (RJRC) took place in Odesa on using mediation in commercial and civil disputes. The events were initiated by EU Project "Pravo-Justice" in partnership with South-West Commercial Court of Appeal and Ukrainian Academy of Mediation.

Call for Experts in Judiciary Reform (M/W)

21 July 2021 | Judiciary , Justice
The Support to Justice Sector Reforms and Digitalization in Ukraine (Pravo-Justice) project, implemented by Expertise France with funding from the European Union, seeks highly qualified international and national (Ukrainian) experts for its Judiciary Reform component.