Mr. Peimane Ghaleh-Marzban, Director of French Judicial Services, received Vivien Whyte, President, and Franck Le Guern, Secretary General, on 24 June.
During this meeting, our representatives presented the proposals of the EUR as contained in the White Paper for a Rechtspfleger/Greffier for Europe and their declination for France: a jurisdictional Greffier pertaining to category A. The discussions first focused on the nature of the tasks performed by Rechtspfleger and similar professions in Europe, as well as on the modalities of their transfer.
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The EUR was invited to participate as an observer to the 5th meeting of the working group on Mediation (CEPEJ-GT-MED) on 6 and 7 May in Paris. This group works on the promotion of mediation by creating documents that will be available to COE Member States. They will help them to write legislative corpus on mediation and offer a tool kit to set it up. The creation of a European convention on mediation is also a work in progress. During these 2 days of work, among all the topics discussed, were the questions of the excessive commercialization of mediation, its cost, the risk of over-regulating it, but also the training of its various actors.
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