Category: Journal Entries

The SLJ is pleased to publish a diversified set of journal entries to satisfy the interest of readers. These publications may include detailed articles on subjects related to the law or news items worthy of comment. The inaugural entry that the SLJ chose to share with readers is a profile on Professor Jacques El-Hakim, one of Syria’s most renowned lawyers, which is intended to be a fitting introduction to this website. The SLJ also welcomes contributions from its followers, which will be given special consideration. If you are considering contributing an article for publication in our Journal Entries, please feel free to get in touch with our Editorial Team at editor@syrianlawjournal.com and we will promptly respond to you with our feedback. In order for us to keep you notified of new updates in this section, please click here.

Legal Briefing- October 23, 2016

Legal Briefing- October 23, 2016

Government Legislative Decree 22/2016 establishes the Cabinet Consultative Council to advise the Prime Minister and ministers on affairs of state. The Minister of Administrative Development told Syrian TV that the initiatives to improve the...

An Overview of the Syrian Court System

An Overview of the Syrian Court System

The court system in Syria is divided into a number of jurisdictions composed of the civil courts; the criminal courts; the administrative courts; the Supreme Constitutional Court; the personal status courts, which handle family...