International legal training workshop: Improving examinations methods of individual complaints - Effective case management - Effective decision drafting.
26/02/2004 - 27/02/2004
The recently adopted new law on the Constitutional Court of Azerbaijan has introduced the possibility of lodging individual complaints before the Constitutional Court.
At the request of the Constitutional Court of Azerbaijan, the Venice Commission has organised a training session for lawyers of the Constitutional Court to in order for the Court to be as efficient as possible. There were presentations on case management by representatives of the constitutional courts of Belgium, Germany, Russia, Slovakia and Slovenia as well as on the experience of the Constitutional Court of Latvia where the possibility of individual complaints has recently been introduced. Case study sessions followed with the view to effective case management and effective decision drafting methods.
The Constitutional Court has also asked the Venice Commission to provide an opinion on its draft rules of procedure.