Workshop

Pressure Factors and Conflicts of Interest in the Romanian Judiciary

Workshop for Romanian Judges

.

Details

Friday, June 30, 2006

09:15 - 09:30 - Registration of the participants.

09:30 - 09:45 - Welcome and opening speech.

Stefanie Ricarda Roos, Director, Rule of Law Programme for South East Europe, Konrad Adenauer

Foundation (KAF)

09:45 - 10:15 - Welcome and introduction to the seminar.

First distribution and filling out of the questionnaire.

Horaţius Dumbravă, Judge, Tg. Mureş Court of Appeal; President, Society for Justice (SoJust)

10:15 - 11:00 - Legal Proposals to Define “Pressure Factors” and the “Conflict of Interests”.

Perspective from the point of view of the Ministry of Justice.

Cristian Anghel, Prosecutor; Deputy Director of the Department for the Relation with the General Prosecutor's Office and for the Prevention of Crime and Corruption, Ministry of Justice

11:00 - 11:30 - Discussion

Moderator: Horaţius Dumbravă

11:30 - 11:45 - Coffee/Tea Break

11:45 - 12:25 - National and European Standards Concerning the

Concepts of “Pressure factors” and “Conflicts of Interest” in the Justice System.

- Proposals to Define these Concepts.

Horaţius Dumbravă

12:25 - 13:05 - Effects of “Pressure Factors” on Judges’ Activity: Manners to Avoid and Prevent Them. Dana Cigan, Judge, Oradea Court of Appeal

13:05 - 13:30 - Discussion

Moderator: Horaţius Dumbravă

13:30 - 14:00 - Buffet

14:00 - 14:10 - Case Studies: Presentation of and Introduction to the Case Studies. Horaţius Dumbravă

14:10 - 15:10 - Case Studies: Workshop

Participants will be divided in groups and asked to examine the cases.

15:10 - 15:40 - Case Studies: Presentation of Results and Discussion.

Moderator: Horaţius Dumbravă

15:40 - 16:00 - Introduction to the purpose and use of the questionnaire.

Second distribution and filling out of the questionnaire.

Dana Cigan and Horaţius Dumbravă

16:00 - 16:10 - Final remarks.

Horaţius Dumbravă

-End of the seminar-

Add to the calendar

Venue

Oradea, Romania

Speakers

  • Cristian Anghel
    • Deputy Director
      • Department for the Relation with the General Prosecutor's Office and Prevention of Crime and Corruption
        • Min. of JusticeHoratius Dumbrava
          • President
            • SoJustDana Cigan
              • Judge
                • Oradea Court of Appeal
                  Contact

                  PhD Stefanie Ricarda Roos