Revision of the Brussels I Regulation
July 2011Paris International Litigation Bulletin no. 1
Even though it is generally considered that it has been successful in establishing common jurisdiction rules, as well as facilitating the recognition and enforcement of court decisions in other Member following the Brussels Convention of 27 September 1968 States, Regulation No. 44/2001 of 22 December 200 on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters is currently being modified. The European Commission indeed published a draft proposal on 14 December 2010.