Speeches and publications

08.03.2019.

Speech by the President of the Constitutional Court Ineta Ziemele at the conference “Constitutional EUdentity 2019 unity in diversity – common and particular values”

Professor, PhD Ineta Ziemele President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia Budapest, 8 March 2019 “Can Constitutional Courts delimit European identity?” Introduction[1] Today we have spoken about our separate legal orders and what makes each one of them unique and why the EU law trumps that once in a while. However, it […]

09.08.2018.

Latvia: The State of Liberal Democracy

The I·CONnect-Clough Center 2017 Global Review of Constitutional Law Report of Latvia – page 172 Alla Spale, Head of Legal Department, Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia; Laila Jurcēna, Adviser to the President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia, and coordinated by Ineta Ziemele, Professor of Public International Law and Human […]

24.05.2018.

Constitutional Courts as Lock-Gates in the Globalised World

Ineta Ziemele Professor, Ph.D. (Cantab.), President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia Paper presented at the international conference “The Role of the Constitutional Courts in the Globalised World of the 21st Century” organised by the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia in the framework of Latvia’s centenary in Riga on 24-25 May. […]

02.10.2017.

The Significance of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in the Case-Law of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia

Prof. Ph.D. Ineta Ziemele President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia Paper presented at the bilateral  meeting of the Constitutional Courts of Latvia and Slovenia Ljubljana, 2 October 2017 Dear President ot the Counstitutional court, judges and colleagues, Latvia’s legal system is an open legal system, since provisions of international law that […]

02.10.2017.

The Scope of Constitutional Review of Tax Law Provisions

Dr.iur. Jānis Neimanis Justice of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia Paper presented at the bilateral  meeting of the Constitutional Courts of Latvia and Slovenia Ljubljana, 2 October 2017 The Scope of Constitutional Review of Tax Law Provisions Dear President ot the Counstitutional court, judges and colleagues, The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia […]