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16.05.2019
Andrey Tsarikovskiy, Deputy Head of Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS), welcomed impeccable organization of SPBILF 2019 and applauded legislators' efforts in the age of changes.
16.05.2019
The IX St. Petersburg International Legal Forum held an unusual session – a talk show that allowed opponents and proponents of the judicial precedent to dot all the "i"s. The guests of the Forum listened to the debate and decided who was more convincing. Looking ahead, for you must know, the judicial precedent proponents scored a victory.
16.05.2019
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum, Valery Zorkin, Chairman of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation, held a lecture titled “Law of the Metamodern Age: Identifying the Problem”. In his talk, he focused on the key topic of the 2019 Forum – “The Art of Law”.
16.05.2019
For the 3rd year in a row the International Insolvency Forum takes place at St. Petersburg International Legal Forum. It was officially opened on the 16th of May as a part of the IX St. Petersburg International Legal Forum, the opening ceremony was attended by Russian and foreign experts in financial insolvency.
16.05.2019
Experts of the IX St. Petersburg International Legal Forum discussed challenges of law enforcement as a tool of war.
16.05.2019
Experts of the 9th St. Petersburg International Legal Forum discussed the role of judgmental concepts, such as ‘reasonableness’, in modern legal regulation, covering both their positive aspects and hidden pitfalls.
16.05.2019
For a long time, the law has been regarded as a male profession. Hurdles in achieving career success and a universal recipe for a functioning work-life balance were among the topics discussed at this Legal Forum panel.
15.05.2019
Andrey Klishas, Chairman of the Federation Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Building of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, appreciated the excellent level of organization at the IX St. Petersburg International Legal Forum and referred to the key topic of the plenary session ‘The Art of Law ’where Dmitry Medvedev, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, had the floor. Mr. Klishas expressed his opinion on these issues on Wednesday, May 15 at the SPBILF venue.
15.05.2019
On Wednesday, May 15, experts discussed the issues of civil rights protection in international and national practices, as well as law effectiveness at such levels, within the framework of the IX International St. Petersburg Legal Forum.
15.05.2019
Christophe Poirel, Director of the Directorate of Human Rights at the Council of Europe, said to journalists that attending the IX St. Petersburg International Legal Forum is of value for him. He shared his opinion after the discussion on ‘National and International Remedies for Human Rights Violations’ that took place on day one of SPBILF, May 15.