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  • GeorgianBarAssociationSetsPrioritiesfor 2017-2018

    Members of the Georgian Bar Association (GBA) discussed key priorities in 2017-2018 at a working meeting in Lopota on 27-28 July.

    Zaza Khatiashvili, Chair of the Georgian Bar Association, addressed the participants of an event, which brought together Georgian lawyers and representatives of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and European Union.

    The discussion at the meeting evolved around the major directions of the GBA strategy for 2014-2018 and specific tasks in 2017-2018. The GBA members discussed challenges and prospects of Georgian lawyers, including for the rights’ protection, ethical standards, professional development and education. They paid particular attention to the issues related toinstitutional development and financial sustainability of Georgian Bar Association

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GeorgianBarAssociationSetsPrioritiesfor 2017-2018

28 July 2016

Members of the Georgian Bar Association (GBA) discussed key priorities in 2017-2018 at a working meeting in Lopota on 27-28 July. Zaza Khatiashvili, Chair of the Georgian Bar Association, addressed the participants of an event, which brought together Georgian lawyers and representatives of the United Nations Developme

Over thirty representatives of the Georgian and international bar associations get together at a conference in Tbilisi on 20-21 June 2016 to discuss an independent, qualified and ethical exercise of the lawyer’s profession.

20 June 2016

The Conference is organised by the Georgian Bar Association, with assistance from the Council of Europe (CoE), European Union and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and in cooperation with the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) and Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University.   Presid

Georgian Delegation participated in CCBE Executive Committee meeting

17 May 2016

In Vienna, the CCBE Executive Committee meeting was held, attended by the Georgian Delegation including the Chairman of GBA- Zaza Khatiashvili, David Asatiani and Irakli Kandasvili. Georgian Delegation focused on the fact of torture of Giorgi Mdinaradze from the police side and thanked the European Colleagues for the

International Conference was held regarding the important issues of Civil proceeding

17 May 2016

Today, the International Conference was held in hotel “Tbilisi Marriot” regarding to such topical issues of Civil Law as legal regulation and court practice of immoral transaction and usury. The conference was opened by the Chairman of GBA- Zaza Khatiashvili and the Project- Manager of IRZ – AmaliaVu

The Chairman of Georgian Bar Association, the Chairman of Ethics Commission, the Director of the Training Center and members of the Educational Board had a business trip in France.

17 May 2016

Georgian Bar Association startsto improve the standards of entering lawyer’sprofession in order to equalize the internship system with the European standards. The Executive Board of GBA wants to createa school of lawyers in Georgia, which will be obligatory for all applicants wishing to become a lawyer, after pas

Support the declaretion of Peace and Cessation of War

06 May 2016

March 14, 2016 in Seoul, South Korea, held in Declaration Peace and Cessation of War a grand ceremony. The declaration calls on all states to stop the war in full. Declaration of gaining wider support for the leaders of the various side. Must end the scourge of conflicts and generating wars. Peace and war terminatio

Discussion of the amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code was arranged in GBA

07 April 2016

On April 07, discussion of the amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code (drafted by the Ministry of Justice) was held in GBA office. The main topic of the meeting was the proposed edition of the article 76 2 of the Criminal Procedure Code, providing the new regulations referred to the accused and witness evi

For the first time in the history, Video- Conference with Strasbourg Court

14 March 2016

On March 14, with the organization of training center of GBA, online training was arranged with the European Court of Human Rights. During 2 hours, court experts provided the information regarding the new form of application, criteria of admissibility of the claims. The most recent practice of Big Chamber of EU Court w

In Warsaw, Georgian lawyers were awarded for a gratuitous service provided for colleagues

11 March 2016

On March 11, 2016, in the capital of Poland, Warsaw, Georgian lawyers KlaraShukvani and FridonSikhuashviliwere awarded with “Crystal Heart"   by the President of Polish Bar Association -  DariushSalaievski and the former President of CCBE Maria Slazak.  KlaraShukvani and FridonSikhuashvili bec

Round table was held regarding the “Sakpatenti’s new approaches connected with the issues of trademarks’ expertize

01 March 2016

On March 01, with the joint organization of GBA and Sakpatenti(National Intellectual Property Center), round table was held discussing thenew approaches of “Sakpatenti” regarding the issues of trademarks’ expertize. The meeting was opened by the Chairman of “Sakpatenti”- Nikoloz Gogilidze

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