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Tuesday, 11.03.2014, 23:08
Yesterday The Lawyer, a leading international website for the entire legal profession, presented its Europe-wide awards in London. Joanne Harris, Europe editor of the publication, shared her insights on the winners: “What they all had in common was a commitment to excellence across the board and a clear strategic vision.” SORAINEN received the Baltic Law Firm of the Year 2014 award for advising on innovative landmark transactions while maintaining high levels of client service and developing its strategic vision.
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At yesterday's annual meeting on the prosecution's results in 2013, Latvian Prosecutor General Eriks Kalnmeiers came down hard on prosecutors for lacking discipline, and as a counter-measure mentioned salary reduction, informs LETA.
Saeima confirmed the parliament's Legal Affairs Bureau head Gunars Kusins as a Constitutional Court judge today, informs LETA.
In short order, the Saeima plenary in Latvia supported the motion to postpone the Construction Law's taking effect from February 1 to May 1, 2014, informs LETA.
Vilnius City Mayor Arturas Zuokas calls on Parliament Speaker Loreta Grauziniene and MPs to reject the draft amendments to the Gaming Law, which is being considered at the Seimas at present, informs LETA/ELTA.
The number of prisoners and probationers in Estonia decreased in 2013 somewhat, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite signed the amendments to the Law on the Court which were approved by the Seimas on December 23, 2013, informs LETA/ELTA.