Dear members, friends, colleagues, students, legal trainees and future members,
the German Young Bar Association (FORUM Junge Anwaltschaft, FJA) is honored to be hosting the EYBA Summer Conference and AGM in Düsseldorf from 23-26 June 2016.
Members of the FJA, of the EYBA, students, Referendare... Read more »
The board of the Justitia Foundation (Stichting Justitia) is delighted to host ‘Justitia 2016’ on Wednesday 11- Saturday 14 May 2016 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Justitia is the annual festive event of the Amsterdam Bar Association and the Amsterdam Young Bar Association.
Traditionally,... Read more »
Young professionals have a lot on their mind today, not least of which is surviving in the world of our chosen career endeavor. We are constantly conscious of our social adaptability and the overall ability to fit in. With the growing reliance and integration of technology, we no longer have the... Read more »
Since January 12, 2016, all Greek bar associations have launched strikes. The main reason is the proposition of a new law on social security suggested by the Greek government.
Under the terms of this proposition, professionals, and lawyers among them, are... Read more »
The Norwegian Bar Association Young Lawyers Committee (NBAYL) was delighted to host a delegation of 10 young lawyers from the Tunisian Association of Young Lawyers (ATJA) in December. The event took place during the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize ceremony, where The Tunisian Order of Lawyers was one of... Read more »
December is a month of celebration for all lawyers from the Bar of Rome. Mind you, no reference is meant to the winter holidays: God only knows how many times we found ourselves under the cosh in our offices, while our non-legal-practicing friends’ most pressing concern was where to find a... Read more »
In November 2015, the Law Society of England and Wales (The Law Society) introduced a recommendation that trainee solicitors in England and Wales should be paid a minimum of £20,276 in London and £18,183 outside of London, this, following a successful campaign by the Junior Lawyers Division of... Read more »
In Finland, members of the Finnish Bar Association do not hold the monopoly in providing legal services or assisting in court proceedings.
From an attorney’s point of view, the lack of monopoly position is not the main concern as the situation used to be even greater hassle. Before 2013, almost... Read more »
When the Liberal democracies rose against the absolute monarchies in defense of individual rights and freedoms, statements that would dictate the future evolution of the history of Fundamental Rights were born. Statements like “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and... Read more »
It has been over six months since I was appointed as President of the EYBA and I feel that for this reason it is my duty to inform you of our progress in achieving the objectives we have fixed at the last Annual General Meeting in 2015.
One of my priorities is to give as much... Read more »