Civil Registry Office

The court has made a decision – “Jacquet” instead of “Žakė“

After examining the case of the records of surnames of a children with dual citizenship in the records of civil status, Vilnius city District Court has...

A Lithuanian living in Alaska won the surname with "w" (1)

On July 25th 2018 The Vilnius District Court passed yet another verdict on the original spelling case of names and surnames. This time, for a Lithuanian...

Vilnius court orders changing gender marker in official records

A Vilnius court has ordered the Lithuanian capital's civil registry office to change the gender marker of a person who has undergone certain sex reassignment...

Vilnius court allows Lithuanian-Polish poet's descendant to have name spelled with W

A Vilnius court has put the Lithuanian capital's migration authorities under the obligation of issuing a new passport to Alexia Gorecki-Mickiewicz, great...

How many W's will there be in Lithuanian passports? (2)

Eight thousand names that are in breach of the standard language norms have been registered in Lithuania, so such forms of the person's name could be...