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The Ministry of Justice is the leading State administrative institution in the sectors of justice (legal system policy, judiciary system and court administration), as well as in other fields of the State policy referred to in these Regulations.
Correcting and supplementing an entry in the register of civil status documents in Latvia is regulated by Law On Registration of Civil Status Documents and Cabinet of Ministers 03.09.2019. regulation No.761 “Regulations on Registers of Civil Status Documents” Chapter IX.
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Janis Bordans, the Minister of Justice, has convoked the lawyer qualification examination commission for the first meeting
On Monday, 29 March, the Deputy Prime Minister, the Minister of Justice Jānis Bordāns has convoked the professional qualification examination commission for lawyers for the first meeting. During the…
Latvia in cooperation with US to start improving capability of Latvian law enforcement institutions in solving financial crimes
Latvia in cooperation with the US will improve capability of Latvian law enforcement institutions in solving crimes. Today a cooperation agreement was signed between Latvia an the US. Underscoring…
Support for Debt Restructuring in Latvia
On 5 June 2020 the Ministry of Justice organized a webinar “New Approach to Debt Restructuring in Latvia: Giving Businesses a Second Chance”. The recording of the webinar can be viewed on the…
The composition and functions of the Council for Prevention of Crime are expanded
On Tuesday, 15 September, the amendments to the Cabinet Regulations No. 42 “By-laws of the Council for Prevention of Crime”, adopted on 20 January 2004, prepared by the Ministry of Justice, were…
The Saeima will review the draft law on the improvement of the legal framework for joint property
On Tuesday, 15 September, the Judicial Policy Sub-Commission of the Legal Commission will review the draft law “Amendments to the Civil Law”, developed by the Ministry of Justice and other involved…
Bordāns: Time periods of court proceedings continue to decrease
On Friday, 11 September, the Minister of Justice Jānis Bordāns will participate in the 24th top level meeting of the government of Latvia and Foreign Investors' Council in Latvia (FICIL). Including,…
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