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Finnish supreme court executive

Curt Olof Olsson was Finnish supreme court executive. Decorated Grand Cross of Finnish White Rose Order, 1980, Grand Cross of Swedish North Star Order, 1982, Grand Cross of Norwegian Order Merits, 1989. Member Aland Delegation, Finland, 1957-1970; chairman Sigrid Juselius stiftelse, Helsinki, 1981-1994. Member Societas Scientiarum Fennica, Finnish Law Association (honorary), Royal Academy Letter Sweden.

Background

Olsson, Curt Olof was born on September 28, 1919 in Helsinki. Son of Harry and Elsa Fanny Maria (Castren) Olsson.

Education

Master of Laws, University Law, Helsinki, 1944. Doctor of Laws, University Law, 1950. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Uppsala University, Sweden, 1984.

Doctor Business Administration (honorary), Swedish School of Economics, Helsinki, 1984.

Career

Assistant professor law University Helsinki, 1946-1950. Professor commercial law Swedish School of Economics, Helsinki, 1951-1970, president, 1958-1966. Member Supreme Court Finland, 1970-1975, president, 1975-1989.

Chairman and/or member law committees Government of Finland, 1952-1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author books including: Company Law Contracts, Sales and Judicial Administration, Memoirs. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Aland Delegation, Finland, 1957-1970. Chairman Sigrid Juselius stiftelse, Helsinki, 1981-1994. Member Societas Scientiarum Fennica, Finnish Law Association (honorary), Royal Academy Letter Sweden.

Connections

Married Ingrid Persson, July 3, 1943. Children: Olof, Ingmar, Ylva.

father:
Harry Olsson

mother:
Elsa Fanny Maria (Castren) Olsson

spouse:
Ingrid Persson

children:
Olof Olsson

Ingmar Olsson

Ylva Olsson