Universal, Regional, National – Ways of the Development of Private International Law in 21st Century



Within the context of the subject of the Private International Law Section, the contribution identifies selected recent judgments of the Court of Justice of the European Union, which indicate further developments in this area of law. The contribution will focus on the provisions for determining international jurisdiction as well as the recognition and enforcement of foreign decisions.

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European Union; Private International Law; Court of Justice; Case-law; Judgement; Regulation; Jurisdiction; Recognition and Enforcement; Civil and Commercial Matters; Arbitral Proceedings.


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Report on the Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters by Mr P. Jenard. In: Official Journal No C 59/1 of 27 September 1968.

Lazic, V., Stuij, S. (eds.). Short Studies in Private International Law. Changes and Challenges of the Renewed Procedural Scheme. Hague: T. M. C. ASSER PRESS and Springer, 2017.

Reuland, R. The Recognition of Judgments in the European Community: The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Brussels Convention. Michigan Journal of International Law. 1993, Vol. 14, No. 4, 1993, pp. 559–619.