European Day of Civil Justice

         Ljubljana, Hotel Lev, 25 October 2010

Presentation of the new report on evaluation of

European judicial systems of the CEPEJ

and Award ceremony of the Crystal Scales of Justice

14.15               Presentation of the new report on evaluation of European judicial systems of the CEPEJ (European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice)

Venue: Hotel Lev, room Agaton

14.15                           Welcome address by Mr Marko Šorli, Supreme Court Judge, Slovenian Member of CEPEJ

14.20                           Introduction by Ms Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe

14.30            Presentation of the new report on evaluation of European judicial systems of

the CEPEJ by Mr Jean-Paul Jean, President of the Evaluation Group of the CEPEJ, Prosecutor at the Court of Appeal of Parisand Mr Stéphane Leyenberger, Acting Head of the Justice Division, Council of Europe

15.00               Press conference

Venue: Hotel Lev, room Agaton

15.30               Coffee break

Venue: Hotel Lev, in front of room Karantanija

16.00               Award ceremony of the Crystal Scales of Justice

16.00                          Welcome address by Mr Aleš ZALAR, Minister of Justice of the Republic of Slovenia

16.10                          Introduction by Ms Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe

16.20                             Video-message of Ms Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the European

Commission

                                               

16.25               Intervention of Ms Salla Saastamoinen, Head of Unit Judicial cooperation in

civil matters, Directorate General Justice, European Commission

16.30                          Presentation of the four shortlisted projects by Mr Stéphane Leyenberger, Jury member of the Crystal Scales of Justice and  by the four finalists

17.15               Proclamation of the recipient of the Crystal Scales of Justice Award and three Special Mentions

                       

17.25               Concluding remarks

17.30               Cocktail reception

Interpretation: 

- presentation of the report: Slovenian/English/French

- award ceremony:Slovenian/English/French

Contact points at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Slovenia:

- Ms Helena JAKLITSCH (e-mail: helena.jaklitsch@gov.si)

- Ms Maja VELIČ (e-mail: maja.velic@gov.si)