Heads of Russian and Finnish Supreme Courts to exchange experience on ecology cases

Chairman of Russia’s Supreme Court Vyacheslav Lebedev and his colleague, chairman of Finland’s Supreme Court Timo Esko, will exchange their opinions on legal protection in cases related to ecology and land use, according to the press-service of the Russian court.

Lebedev is currently on an official visit to Finland. The chairman is also expected to meet the head of Finland’s Supreme Administrative Court Pekka Vihervuori.

The focus of discussion is going to be the theme of appeals against administrative decisions in court and the implementation of legal protection. Among the issues of interest for representatives of Finland is the system of legal protection in cases concerning the environment and land use, the Russian Supreme Court’s press-service told RAPSI.

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