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VĖBRAITĖ VIGITA, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Fields of Expertise

Civil Procedure Law, European Civil Procedure, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Notary Law

Selected Projects

  • Scientific Project „Ways of implementation of the right to civil proceedings within a reasonable time“. Funded by research Council of Lithuania. Prof. Habil. Dr. V. Nekrošius (Head), Assoc. Prof. Dr. R. Simaitis, Assoc. Prof. Dr. V. Vėbraitė, Dr. A. Brazdeikis., 2014-03-01 – 2016-12-31
  • Scientific project on Small Claims Analysis Net (Scan). Co-funded by the European Union’s Justice Programme [2014-2020] of the Call (JUST-AG-2017/JUST-JCOO-AG-2017). Year 2019.
  • Scientific Project „An evaluation study of national procedural laws and practices in terms of their impact on the free circulation of judgments and on the equivalence and effectiveness of the procedural protection of consumers under EU consumer law”. Funded by European Commission, 2016-01-01 – 2016-12-31
  • Scientific Project „Current European Trends in pre-trial procedures – comparative study in Nordic and East European countries“. Funded by Scandinavian fund NOS-SH, 2014-09-01 – 2015-12-31
  • Tempus scientific Project „Training on alternative dispute resolution as an approach for ensuring of human rights“. Coordinators of the project at Vilnius University Faculty of Law – Prof. Habil. Dr. Vytautas Nekrošius, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vigita Vėbraitė, Egidijus Semėnas, 2013-12-01 – 2017-06-30
  • Scientific Project „Removing obstacles to access to (e)Justice through mediation in Europe: ensuring enforcement and a smooth cooperation with judicial and non-judicial authorities“. Funded by Civil Justice programme 2010-1013. 2010-01-01 – 2012-12-31
  • Research project “Report on the Application of the Brussels I Regulation in the Member States”. Project sponsor – the European Commission (Research No. JLS / C4 / 2005/03) 2005 -2007
  • Research project “Improving the Effectiveness of Cross-border Enforcement in the EU”. The project was carried out under a special programme “Civil Justice” as Part of the General Programme of Fundamental Rights and Justice” approved by the European Parliament and Council for the period of 2007 – 2013. Research No. JLS / CJ / 2007- 1/22 – 30-CE-022780300-73, 2008 – 2010
  • Research Project “The Application of Foreign Law by Judicial and Non-Judicial Authorities in Europe”. The project was carried out under a special programme “Civil Justice” as Part of the General Programme of Fundamental Rights and Justice” approved by the European Parliament and Council for the period of 2007 – 2013. Research No. JLS / CJ / 2007-1 / 03, 2008 – 2010
  • Research Project “Comparative Study on the Interpretation of the Public Policy Exception as also referred to in the EU Instruments of Private International Law”. The project was carried out under the request of the European Parliament. Research No. IP / C / JURI / IC / 2010-076, 2010-2011

Publications

Honors and Recognitions

  • Member of international proceduaralist association „Wissentschhaftliche Vereinigung für Internationales Verfahrensrecht“, since 2015
  • Member of Coordination Commission for mediation beside Lithuanian  Ministry of Justice, since 2019
  • Member of Judicial Mediation Commission beside Judicial Council, since 2014
  • Member of the Coordination Commission for supervision of legal aid, since 2017
  • Member of the Commission beside Lithuanian Ministry of Justice responsible to supervise Lithuanian Code of Civil Procedure, since 2014
  • Chairwoman of Lithuanian Lawyers Association, since 2022
  • Chairwoman of Board of Vilnius University Faculty of Law Alumni Society, since 2021

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