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07 November, 2007

International Conference at the Constitutional Court of Georgia

International Conference at the Constitutional Court of Georgia

On 06-07 November 2007 the Constitutional Court of Georgia held an International Conference on Interaction of National Courts with the European Courts.

During the conference the participants discussed the following issues:
   • The Status and the Role of the European Convention for the Protection of Human
      Rights and Fundamental Rights in National Legal Order;
   • Interaction of Case-law of National Courts with Case-law of the European Court of 
      Human Rights; 
   • Jurisdiction of the Court of Justice of the European Communities in the EU member
     States.

Representatives of state institutions, non-governmental and international organizations, Georgian and European experts participated in the conference. Among them was the Secretary of the Venice Commission Gianni Buquicchio.

The Constitutional Court of Georgia organized the conference with assistance of Venice Commission, Open Society Georgian Foundation, American Bar Association.