Raising Awareness on Access to Justice
Raising Awareness on Access to Justice

Conference

International Conference “European Small Claims and Payment Order Procedures: Are Consumers Protected?”

February 22, 2013, Vilnius

PROGRAMME

9.30 - 10.00  

Registration of participants

10.00 – 10.30

Raising Consumer Awareness of Possibilities to Resolve Cross-Border Disputes (download PDF)
Dr. Zita ČEPONYTĖ – the President of the Lithuanian Consumer Institute
Milda Mačėnaitė – Legal Expert

10.30 - 11.00  

Are EU Legal Procedures Really Simple? European Small Claims and Payment Order Procedures: Theory and Practice (download PDF) 
Dovilė Satkauskienė, director of the Lithuanian Chamber of Bailiffs

11.00 – 11.30

Implementation of Cross-border Legal Procedures - Practical Challenges (download PDF)
Ignat Arsenov, the Director of the European Consumer Centre Bulgaria

11.30 – 12.45

Coffee Break. Lunch.

12.45 – 13.15

European Small Claims and Payment Order Procedures: Advantages and Drawbacks (download PDF)
dr. Laura Gumuliauskienė, lawyer at SGKA Legal

13.15 – 13.45

Implementation Problems of the European Small Claims Procedure (download PDF)
Jaunė Dalinkevičiūtė, the lawyer advisor at the European Consumer Centre

13.45 – 14.15

Ways of Assistance To Consumers in Resolving Cross-border Disputes (download PDF)
Bogomil Nikolov, the executive president of Bulgarian National Consumer Association

14.15 – 14.30

Questions and Answers