- Functioning of the Justice System - Fairness and
Efficiency of the National Judiciaries
Academic and scholarly interest.
Teaching at graduate level: mandatory course on Civil Procedure;
elective course on Courts (Organization of Justice System). Teaching
at post-graduate level: inter-university post-graduate course at
IUC - Public and Private Justice; post-graduate studies of European
Law - course "European Courts - ECHR". Writing: several
papers on judicial independence, organization of judiciary and legal
profession - visit the following link.
Legislative drafts: amendments to Law on Courts and Law on Supreme
Judicial Council (2000); Court Rule Book (2005); Legal Aid Act (2005).
Professional interest: member of the CEPEJ (European Commission
for the Efficiency of Justice) and its bodies (Bureau, Working Groups).
Arbitration and Conciliation
(former Secretary General of the PAC-CCC and co-editor of the Croatian
Arbitration Yearbook and its supplement - Review of Arbitration
in Central and Eastern Europe); member of the Commission for national
top-level Internet domain (.hr) and author of Arbitration Rules
for DNS arbitration within .hr domain. Arbitrator (at panels of
various arbitration institutions). Academic interest (author of
several books and papers on arbitration and ADR - see Publications).
Teaching at graduate level: mandatory course on Civil Procedure
(basics of ADR); elective course on Out-of-Court Dispute Resolution.
Teaching at post-graduate level: several lectures at post-graduate
studies on Commercial and Civil Law. Legislative drafts: Arbitration
Act (2001); Law on Conciliation (2003).
Theory of Legal Evidence
Academic and scholarly interest
(author of a book on truth in legal process and of a dissertation
on the burden of proof); several papers on issues of evidence and
fact-finding in the legal proceedings.