Havana hosts International Forum on Justice and Law
Lawyers from over 27 nations of the world are meeting at the 8th International Forum on Justice and Law, underway till Thursday in Havana.
The event, which discusses a wide array of Law-related issues, has been sponsored by Cuba´s People´s Supreme Court as a scientific and juridical event at the world level.
Participants will address subjects like Penal and Civil Law, family and administration codes, Labor Law, as well as others in the areas of economic and trade ligation, according to Ruben Ferro, president of the Cuban Supreme Court.
Ferro also said that among the personalities attending the forum is Argentinean Eugenio Raul Zaffaroni, one outstanding scholar and judge at the Inter-American Human Rights Court.
Also attending are the presidents of the Russian Supreme Court, Viacheslav M. Lebedev, and of the Venezuelan Supreme Court Gladys M. Gutierrez.
Delegates from the United States and Portugal will be newcomers to the forum, since it was created 16 years ago.