34th Estonian Lawyers' Days

Wednesday, 12 October
19:30–22:00 Welcoming evening of the Ministry of Foreign Aairs of the Republic of Estonia
(Building of the Estonian Students’ Society, Jaan Tõnissoni 1)
Thursday, 13 October
9:00–10:00 Morning coee
(Vanemuine Concert Hall, doors will open at 8:30)
Plenary Meeting
(Vanemuine Concert Hall, simultaneous interpretation in English, webstream)
10:00–10:20 Opening/debate – Is Restriction of Liberty for Security Considerations Justied?
(instructors from debate club SpeakSmart)
Irene Kull, Professor of Civil Law, University of Tartu, Chairman of the Estonian Academic Law Society
Jüri Heinla, President of the Estonian Association of Lawyers
Does International Law Matter?
Moderator: Lauri Mälksoo, Academic, Professor of International Law, University of Tartu
10:20–12:00 Speakers: Marina Kaljurand; Marie Jacobsson, Sweden’s Ministry for Foreign Aairs, Member of the
International Law Commission (ILC); Rein Müllerson, Research Professor of International Law and Politics,
Tallinn University; Cuno Tarfusser ICC judge, Italy; Peter Tomka, ICJ judge, Slovakia
12:00–12:30 Coee break
Human Rights – the Situation and Development in Estonia
Moderator: Uno Lõhmus, Visiting Professor, University of Tartu
12:30–14:00 Speakers: Aino Lepik von Wirén, Director General of the Estonian Foreign Ministry’s Department for European
and Trans-Atlantic Cooperation; PhD Rait Maruste; LLM Madis Ernits, Judge, Tartu Circuit Court, Doctoral
Student, University of Tartu; Paul Keres, Attorney-at-Law, Law Firm Glikman Alvin & Partnerid
14:00–15:00 Lunch, dividing the participants into sections

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