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20 Feb 2018
News Law enforcement and judicial system

Problems of applicants for local judges of Ukraine were discussed in UIF

There was held a discussion in the think tank Ukrainian Institute for the Future on a new system for selecting judges to local (district) courts of Ukraine and on problems faced by the candidates. Representatives of the Supreme Qualification Commission of Judges of Ukraine, representatives of the Presidential Administration and candidates for the position of judges, as well as lawyers...
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19 Feb 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Monastyrskyi commented on creation of the Supreme Anti-Corruption Court in Ukraine

Source: Radio Era Olha Ksions, emcee: Dear listeners, this is the program "Na slukhu", I'm Olha Ksions. Hello everybody. Today we find out when will the Anti-Corruption Court appear in Ukraine? What is the difference between these four draft bills, or rather five, the presidential one and four alternative draft bills? Why is the International Monetary Fund dissatisfied...
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16 Feb 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Exam against assessment

The text was published in the publication “Law and Business” What danger is at the bottom of unequal rules of selection of candidates for first-instance and higher-level judges. The legislator provided procedures for access to the judiciary profession. However, simultaneously, he put in unequal conditions those who are willing to work in the court of first instance and those...
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15 Feb 2018
Events Law enforcement and judicial system

Judge Mantle: Who? Where? When? Open discussion

On February 20, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., a discussion “Judge Mantle: Who? Where? When?” will take place at the think tank Ukrainian Institute for the Future   Moderator: Andrii Vyshnevskyi, Member of the Board of the Ukrainian Bar Association
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12 Feb 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

National Militia Units and Ukrainian Robin Hoods. Who will win in run for justice?

Source: Tsensor.net A few days ago Internet blew up with a march of the National Militia Units - a public association which declared "the establishment of the Ukrainian order" and orientation on solving the problems of illegal buildings, counteracting petty crimes, etc. A lot of thoughts were expressed on this occasion, which was more advertising for this...
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07 Feb 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Tetyana Yushchenko commented on involvement of British lord in court of Kazakhstan

Source: ukrinform In Astana, there was created a court headed by the British lord Harry Woolf and his team. The goal is to attract investments. So, why doesn’t Ukraine resort to such practices? Tetyana Yushchenko, Expert of the Program of Reforming the Law Enforcement and Judicial Systems of the think tank Ukrainian Institute for the Future, convinces that...
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05 Feb 2018
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Denys Monastyrskyy warned about danger of “National Militia Units"

Source: Apostrof The creation of the so-called "National Militia Units" is a local political project that is designed to add the political weight to the "National Corps" Party, however, it also carries the danger of justifying illegal actions by the society.
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23 Jan 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Polygraph and contest is discussed in State Department of Investigation

Source: "Ukrinform", gazeta.ua Roman Truba, The Director of the State Bureau of Investigation, transferred to the Competition Committee the requirements and criteria of professional suitability for 26 senior management positions in the department. This was reported by Denys Monastyrskyi, the member of the Competition Committee, writes "Ukrinform"
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19 Jan 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system Report

Maidan. Reasons for delay of investigation

Report of experts of the Program for Reforming the Law Enforcement and Judicial Systems of the Ukrainian Institute for the Future, dedicated to the fourth anniversary of the Maidan. Main events. Since 2006, the state of Ukraine began to negotiate with the relevant structures of the European Union with the intention to become an associate member of this...
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15 Jan 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Why 50 km/h speed limit will not give any results

Source: Facts ICTV Since January 1, 2018, there has been introduced a speed reduction in the city from 60 km/h to 50 km/h. This is an absolutely expedient solution. The majority of European countries have such a restriction in urban areas. It is proved experimentally that such a speed in cities save many lives. Despite the reduction of...
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15 Jan 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Ліквідація районних судів призведе до проблем із захистом прав громадян

Джерело: Голос Столиці.  Районні суди в 2018 році планують ліквідувати й об'єднати їх в окружні суди. При цьому штат суддів збільшиться. Наприклад, два-три райони будуть об'єднані в один окружний суд зі штатом у 9-12 суддів. Про це розповів один із заступників голови Адміністрації президента Олексій Філатов. За його словами, реструктуризація охоплюватиме ліквідацію, створення й реорганізацію...
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11 Jan 2018
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Tetiana Yushchenko: "Lustration of Judges led to Personnel Collapse of Judicial System"

Why there happened a personnel collapse in the judicial system and how will local courts change after the reforming, - explained on the air of the Voice of Capital Tetiana Yushchenko, the lawyer, expert of the think tank Ukrainian Institute for the Future.
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11 Jan 2018
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Tetiana Yushchenko on Nozdrovska’s murder: "This will be a verdict to entire law enforcement system"

Tetiana Yushchenko, expert of the reforming the law enforcement and judicial systems program of the Ukrainian Institute for the Future, commented on the case of the Nozdrovska’s murder in a blog on Censor.net and on the air of Espresso channel.
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20 Dec 2017
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Witness protection in Ukraine: UIF presented concept of new law

Denys Monastyrskyy, expert of the Program for Reforming the Law Enforcement and Judicial Systems of the Ukrainian Institute for the Future, presented the concept of the law on the protection of witnesses in criminal proceedings, the so-called "Law of Amina Okuyeva." The presentation of this concept took place in the Ukrainian Crisis Media Center on Wednesday, December 20. ...
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20 Dec 2017
Expert Opinions Law enforcement and judicial system

Чи будуть рахуватися з Рахунковою палатою?

Джерело: Дзеркало тижня Саме Рахункова палата повинна виявляти розкрадачів бюджетних коштів. "Країна конкурсів і комісій" — саме так жартома називають Україну іноземні аналітики та експерти. Дійсно, попит на тотальне оновлення ключових державних органів і недовіра суспільства до оголошених владою конкурсів народжують пропозицію у вигляді формування різних комісій, рад громадського контролю, які повинні наглядати за чесністю та відкритістю процедур.  Та якщо...
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19 Dec 2017
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Перші перестороги конкурсу в IP-суд

Наприкінці вересня цього року стартував конкурс до Вищого суду з питань інтелектуальної власності. Відповідно до оприлюднених на сайті Вищої кваліфікаційної комісії суддів України умов проведення конкурсу, строк на подання документів складає 15 днів, починаючи з 01 грудня. Таким чином, вже сьомий день поспіль «поштові голуби» з усієї України зайняті тим, що злітаються до будинку 9 по вул. Механізаторів м. Києві,...
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15 Dec 2017
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Суд починається з довіри

Суд починається з довіри. Саме тому однією з основних цілей судової реформи є відновлення довіри суспільства до органів судової влади. У 2016-17 роках було ухвалено ряд законодавчих актів, спрямованих на інституційне та кадрове оновлення судової системи, проведено конкурс до найвищого суду держави. Проте, як відомо, для того, аби будь-які зміни запрацювали, необхідний час. Тому об'єктивно, що 2018 рік ще не стане роком реалізації всіх ключових ідей...
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11 Dec 2017
Events Law enforcement and judicial system

Reform of legal education: pro et contra

On December 13 at 02:00 p.m. in the Committee on Legal Policy and Justice of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will be held a round table "Reform of legal education: pro et contra" with the participation of experts from the think tank Ukrainian Institute for the Future.
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04 Dec 2017
News Law enforcement and judicial system

Stop parking without rules: will Kyiv be free from traffic jams (video)

At the Ukrainian Institute for the Future, there was held a round table "Stop parking without rules. Reform that will touch every driver." During the event, the People's Deputy of Ukraine, the co-author of the draft law 5364 Anton Gerashchenko, substantiated the need to adopt the bill, recalling the lynching of the driver in Kyiv, who incorrectly left the...
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28 Nov 2017
Events Law enforcement and judicial system

Stop parking without rules

On December 4 at 02:00 p.m. at the Ukrainian Institute for the Future will be held a round table "Stop parking without rules. Reform that will touch every driver."
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