Five Supreme Court judges will preside over the Baugur case.
The five Supreme Court judges are Gardar Gíslason, Gudrún Erlendsdóttir, Gunnlaugur Claessen, Markús Örn Sigurbjörnsson, and Ingibjörg Benediktsdóttir.
On September 20th the District Court of Reykjavík dismissed all charges in the case filed against Baugur CEO Jón Ásgeir Jóhannesson and his five colleagues. The prosecutor, Jón H. Snorrason, head of the National Police’s Economic Crimes Division appealed the verdict of the District Court to the Supreme Court.
The verdict is expected no later than October 14th.