Ingen saker i avdelingene fredag 25. mai 2018

23. mai 2018 kl. 09.00 – Høyesteretts Første avdeling

Sak nr. 2017/1891, sivil sak, anke over dom: Borgarting lagmannsretts dom av 30.  juni 2017. Forvaltningsrett. Om gyldigheten av vedtak som ved forskrift endrer tariff for skiping av gass i Gassled.

Case list

Grand Chamber judgment

On 9 May 2018 at 13:00, judgment will be handed down by the Supreme Court in Grand Chamber in a ground rent case.

The main issue is the Norwegian Building Lease Act's consistency with the provisions on protection of property in the European Convention on Human Rights. The appeal was heard on 9 – 11 April 2018.

Parties to the case are the municipality of Nannestad v. Rådyrveien housing cooperative. Case no. 2017/1693, civil case, appeal against a reappraisal decision.

The state represented by the Ministry of Justice and Public Security will attend pursuant to the Norwegian Dispute Act section 30-13.

Høyesterett for første gang i storkammer 2008


The Supreme Court in 2017

In 2017, the Supreme Court received 2141 appeals, of which 800 were appeals against judgments.
Annual Report 2017

Full-text rulings in English

The Supreme Court now has its own legal translator, which allows us to provide a larger number of translated full-text rulings. These rulings are selected based on what we believe may be of interest outside Norway.

Under Summaries you will find a summary of all rulings.
Translated rulings

Chief Justice Toril Marie Øie

Chief Justice Toril Marie Øie of the Supreme Court of Norway was appointed in March 2016. She is the 20th Chief Justice in the 200-year history of the Supreme Court. 
Toril Marie Øie is the first woman to hold this office.
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The Supreme Court

The main function of the Supreme Court is to ensure clarity and development of the law.

The Supreme Court has general jurisdiction and hears all types of cases, civil as well as criminal, and cases pertaining to administrative law and constitutional law.

The Norwegian Supreme Court wishes to promote openness and transparency in its activities.