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JURIDICA INTERNATIONAL. LAW REVIEW.
UNIVERSITY OF TARTU (1632)

Aaviksoo, Berit

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Articles in Juridica International

Articles in Juridica

  • Is Constitutional Renvoi a Constitutional Requirement or Oats to the Trojan Horse? Juridica Abstract, 2015, No. 2, pp. 88-97
  • Fraudulent Mr Rottmann, Federalising Europe and Fundamental Principles of the Constitution – A Polemic Pastiche, Juridica Abstract, 2013, No. 4, pp. 223-233
  • Constitutional Identity: a Piece in the Kaleidoscope of Contemporary Constitutionalism, Juridica Abstract, 2010, No. 5, pp. 335-345
  • Judicial Activism as a Function of Constitutional Review. How Activist is the Estonian Constitutional Court? Juridica Abstract, 2005, No. 5, pp. 295–307
  • The Concept of Public Meeting in Light of Freedom of Speech, Juridica Abstract, 2004, No. 7, pp. 487–498
  • Social Welfare as a Fundamental Right: Duties of the State, Local Governments, Family and Other Persons in Guaranteeing Constitutional Rights in the Sphere of Social Welfare, Juridica Abstract, 2002, Special issue, pp. 6–61
  • The Right to Higher Education in the Constitution of the Republic of Estonia, Juridica Abstract, 2001, No. 5, pp. 287–295
  • Contracting Out of Local Government Functions and Corruption, Juridica Abstract, 2000, No. 8, pp. 508–517

Job

  • Adviser, Constitutional Review Chamber, Supreme Court of the Republic of Estonia

Personal data

  • Born: March 24, 1978, Tartu

Education

  • PhD, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2013
  • Doctoral Student, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, since 2005
  • Magister iuris, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2005
  • B.A., Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2001

Career

  • Adviser, Constitutional Review Chamber, Supreme Court of the Republic of Estonia, 2015–current
  • Adviser, Chancellor of Justice, 2012-2015
  • Lecturer of Constitutional Law, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2007–2013
  • Lecturer Extraordinary of Constitutional Law, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2007
  • Lawyer, Legal Service, European Parliament, 2005–2007
  • Adviser, Constitutional Review Chamber, Supreme Court of the Republic of Estonia, 2004–2005
  • Assistant Adviser, Office of the Chancellor of Justice, 2001–2004

Main areas of research

  • Estonian Constitutional Law

Grants and projects

  • Researcher, SF 2006 Grant: Estonian Legal Space in Global Legal Space. R. Narits, Researcher in Charge, 2006–2011
  • Researcher, ETF 2007 Grant: Legal Theoretical Basis for Delegation of Public Functions to Private Legal Entities. K. Merusk, Researcher in charge, 2005–2008
  • Fellow, Development of Constitutional Law, Project of the Estonian Law Centre Foundation (ELC), Constitutional Law Institute, 2002–2003
  • Fellow, EuroFaculty Fellowship for Master and Doctoral Students, 2001–2002
  • Fellow, EuroFaculty Grant for Teaching Assistants, 2000–2001
  • Fellow, Restricting Corruption in a Transformation Society (Legal Aspect), Project of the Estonian Law Centre Foundation (ELC), Open Estonia Foundation (OEF) and Constitutional and Legal Policy Institute (COLPI, Hungary), Subgroup: Corruption in Local Government, 1999–2001

Hobbies and community work

  • Member, Karlova Society, 2008–current
  • Member, Estonian Women Students’ Association, 1999–current

Teaching practice

  • Lecturer, Constitutional Law. Public Law Institute, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2007–2012
  • Teaching Assistant, Constitutional Law System and Administration Organisation of Estonia (lecturer T. Annus). Department of Public Administration, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tartu, 2000–2001

Publications

  • Granting of Nationality: Last Bulwark of Sovereignty? In: M.-L. Sootak and H. Kalmo (Eds.). Sovereignty in Transition, 2009 (in press) (in Estonian).
  • Governmental System of Estonia. In: T. Drinoczi et al. (Eds.). Governmental Systems of Eastern and Central European States. Warsaw: Wolters Kluwer Polska, 2009 (in press), together with J. Põld and R. Laffranque.
  • The Constitution of the Republic of Estonia Amendment Act, a Commentary. In: E.-J. Truuväli et al. (Eds.). The Constitution of the Republic of Estonia. Commented Edition (2nd, revised ed.). Tallinn: Juura, pp. 771–793, together with J. Laffranque, Ü. Madise, J. Põld (in Estonian).
  • The Chancellor of Justice, a Commentary (Chapter XII). In: E.-J. Truuväli et al. (Eds.). The Constitution of the Republic of Estonia: Commentaries (2nd, revised ed.). Tallinn: Juura, pp. 655–672, together with M. Allik and P. Roosma (in Estonian).

Languages

  • Estonian (Native)
  • English (Fluent)
  • French (Good)
  • Russian (Fair)
  • German (Fair)


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