Visit to the Icelandic Court of Appeals
On 25 January 2019 Dr Páll Hreinsson, President of the EFTA Court, and Ólafur Jóhannes Einarsson, Registrar of the EFTA Court, along with two legal secretaries, Ólafur Ísberg Hannesson and Sindri M. Stephensen, visited the Icelandic Court of Appeals (Landsréttur) which was established on 1 January 2018. They met with the 15 judges of the Court of Appeals and their legal secretaries. The Registrar gave a lecture on how and when national courts request advisory opinions from the EFTA Court. The President spoke about current legal issues with regard to the EEA Agreement and the Icelandic legal system. The talk was followed by an engaging discussion.