24 06 2019
The fourth roundtable within the consultative process on the working text of the new 2019-2024 Judicial Development Strategy was held today in Belgrade.
19 06 2019
At a conference held in Hotel ‘Moskva’ today, our partners from the Association of Misdemeanor Judges, the Association of Judicial and Prosecutorial Assistants, and the Belgrade Law Conference presented
03 06 2019
21 05 2019
Today, in a fully packed large courtroom in the court building in Kragujevac, the Kragujevac Appellate Court presented the report on their work and the work of the basic and higher courts operating under its territorial jurisdiction, the largest in Serbia.
10 05 2019
On May 10, 2019 in Kragujevac, a roundtable on the topic of relations between courts and the media was held, organized by the Supreme Court of Cassation, Association of Journalists of Serbia (UNS) and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).
11 04 2019
31 01 2019
Today, in the premises of the Judicial Academy, the first meeting of the working group appointed by the Ministry of Justice to develop the new 2019-2024 National Judicial Reform Strategy was held.
20 12 2018
One out-of-court settlement in the case of breach of the right to trial within reasonable time saves 161 days in trial duration and 12.239 RSD in costs.
07 12 2018
Calculating and processing court fees is an administrative step of every court procedure which, especially in courts with a large number of cases, can take away a lot of judges’ and court staff time that they would otherwise devote to adjudicating cases.
01 12 2018
Association of Judicial and Prosecutorial Assistants held their 6th annual assembly on December 1 in Belgrade. The event in the premises of the Chamber of Commerce gathered around 80 participants
26 11 2018
On the session held on November 26, 2018, the High Court Council adopted the 2018-2022 Communication Strategy for the Council and the Courts. The USAID Rule of Law Project developed this document as the basis for establishing proactive, consistent and strategic communication
23 11 2018
Judicial assistants carry out important and responsible tasks every day in courts and through their work – assisting judges, drafting procedural decisions and decisions on the merits, analyzing case law, etc. – considerably contribute to judicial efficiency and unburdening of judges.
01 11 2018
The USAID Rule of Law Project, in cooperation with the Multi Donor Trust Fund of the World Bank, organized a roundtable on the topic of improving performance reporting in the courts.
01 11 2018
Today, in the premises of the Judicial Academy, the 33rd session of the Committee monitoring the implementation of the 2013-2018 National Judicial Reform Strategy was held. This was an opportunity for the USAID Rule of Law Project to present the Assessment
30 10 2018
The Monograph of the Higher Court in Belgrade was presented today in the Belgrade City Hall. The Monograph, which is the result of the cooperation between the Higher Court in Belgrade and the USAID Rule of Law Project, marks the 90th anniversary
29 10 2018
One-day workshops which were held in parallel today in Novi Sad and Kragujevac mark the beginning of a series of training sessions on the topic of the right to trial within reasonable timeframe.
09 10 2018
During the second day of the Annual Judges’ Conference in Vrnjacka Banja, after the meeting of all courts presidents, projects funded by international organizations were given an opportunity to present their work and results.
08 10 2018
Today marks the beginning of the traditional Annual Judges’ Conference taking place every year in Vrnjacka Banja. As announced by the president of the Supreme Court of Cassation, Dragomir Milojević, at the opening of the conference, within three major topics – judiciary today, laws and their application, and current issues in case law
10 09 2018
In cooperation with the Ministry of Justice and its Department for e-Justice, the USAID Rule of Law Project supports the development of the judicial information system – PIS and other IT tools that contribute to greater efficiencies in judicial proceedings.
07 09 2018
19 07 2018
In 2017, courts have received 5.545 claims for compensation of damages in cases of violation of the right to trial within reasonable time, while a tendency for an ever-increasing number of these cases has already been identified this year.
29 06 2018
20 06 2018
In the period from April to the end of June 2018, USAID Rule of Law Project, in cooperation with our partners from Alterfact, and the Judicial Academy, organized five one-day training sessions for judicial assistants on the subject of drafting first-instance decisions in civil cases.
01 06 2018
President of the Belgrade Appellate Court, Duško Milenković, presented today the 2017 results of the work of this court, as well as basic and higher courts operating under its jurisdiction.
31 05 2018
21 05 2018
USAID Rule of Law Project provided support to the Ministry of Justice during April and May with presenting the Judicial Information System – PIS
18 05 2018
With the support of the USAID Rule of Law Project, the Appellate Court in Novi Sad organized the presentation of its 2017 annual report, reflecting also the performance of basic and higher courts operating under its jurisdiction.
08 05 2018
27 04 2018
USAID Rule of Law Project supported the Appellate Court in Kragujevac in developing and presenting the annual report on the work of this court and 30 basic and higher courts operating in the territory covered by its jurisdiction.
05 04 2018
As of April 5, 2018, with technical assistance from the USAID Rule of Law Project, on-line access to data kept by the Ministry of Public Administration and Local Self-Government.
04 04 2018
With the support of the USAID Rule of Law Project, the State Attorney’s Office organized a round table in Belgrade on April 4, 2018, on the topic of settlements in the procedure to protect the right to trial within reasonable timeframe.
16 03 2018
The USAID Rule of Law Project, in co-operation with the World Bank, provided support to the Supreme Court of Cassation for the presentation of the 2017 Annual Report
15 03 2018
15 03 2018
02 03 2018
22 12 2017
11 12 2017
On December 11, 2017, in Belgrade, the USAID Rule of Law Project facilitated the organization of the first ‘bench-bar’ conference for the judges of the First Basic court in Belgrade