Vacancy: FRENCH-SPEAKING TRANSLATOR / REVISER (80%)

The Permanent Bureau of the Hague Conference on Private International Law (HCCH) is seeking a: FRENCH-SPEAKING TRANSLATOR / REVISER (80%) The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications: A university degree in translation - certification for legal translations an asset; Excellent language skills in French, which will be the candidate’s native language, as well as strong...

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The Service Convention enters into force for Tunisia

On 1 February 2018, the Hague Convention of 15 November 1965 on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents in Civil or Commercial Matters (Service Convention) entered into force for Tunisia, following its accession to the Convention on 10 July 2017. The Service Convention currently has 73 Contracting Parties. Tunisia has been a Member of the Hague Conference since 4...

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Apostille Handbook now available in German, Portuguese and Russian

German, Portuguese and Russian language versions of the Apostille Handbook (2013) are now available. The German version was provided by the German Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection (in consultation with the Swiss Federal Office of Justice and the Austrian Federal Ministry of Justice), the Portuguese version by the Attorney General of the Portuguese Republic, and the Russian...

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