Cheaper and closer: how draft law 9311 suggests improving the availability of notary services?

November 24, 2018 | Justice , Property right protection
The vast majority of people need, from time to time, to address to notaries for a wide range of services – starting from the certification of copies of documents, registration of legacy or will up to the conclusion of a marriage contract or a sales contract.

EU experts comment on selection of judges in Ukraine

November 23, 2018 | Judiciary , Justice
“Since computers cannot make a final decision on who will be a good judge, we believe that certain discretion [the power of an official or government authority to make decisions on any issue as they wish] should be left to persons who are authorized to make decisions, for example, who are members of the HQCJ, and they should elect the best candidates for the post,” the press service of the High Qualification Commission of Judges of Ukraine (HQCJ) informed Ukrinform.

European expertise for effective coordination of justice reform activities

November 16, 2018 | Justice
Lviv oblast has become one of the first to launch the Regional Judiciary Reform Council to implement the justice sector reform through the delivery of regional-specific challenges and their decisions to the level of central bodies. The “Pravo-Justice” project, which supports the reform of the justice sector, organized the first meeting of the Lviv Regional Judiciary Reform Council Meeting on November 14.

European expertise for effective coordination of justice reform activities

November 16, 2018 | Justice
Lviv oblast has become one of the first to launch the Regional Judiciary Reform Council to implement the justice sector reform through the delivery of regional-specific challenges and their decisions to the level of central bodies. The “Pravo-Justice” project, which supports the reform of the justice sector, organized the first meeting of the Lviv Regional Judiciary Reform Council Meeting on November 14.

Trust of Ukrainians in courts grows from 5% to 16% - USAID

November 13, 2018 | Judiciary , Justice
The poll shows that the trust of the population, which takes the bulk of information on judicial reform and courts from television (90%), has increased by 3.2 times over the past four years. It was 5% in 2015 and was growing for four years, reaching 16% in 2018. According to Eurobarometer, it was 20%.

Illia Сhernohorenko: introduction of individual bankruptcy is a win-win for debtors, creditors, and public

November 12, 2018 | Justice , Property right protection
The Code of Ukraine on Bankruptcy Procedures, adopted on October 18, provides for the possibility of bankruptcy of individuals who are not entrepreneurs.