The position of the Council of the European Union on the recast of the Regulation “Brussels I”: A new step forwards or backwards?
October 2012Paris International Litigation Bulletin no. 4
One year and a half after the Proposal of the European Commission to recast the Brussels I Regulation, the Council of the European Union has adopted a general approach which results from the guidelines previously agreed upon by the Council. The changes brought by the General Approach to the Draft Proposal are significant.