Problems of enforcement of european law - Programme

OCTOBER 14

 

 

14:00

Registration

14:15

Welcome :
Michel Franck, President, Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie de Paris
Formal Opening :
Guy Canivet, Chief Justice, Cour de cassation, Paris
Professor Yves Chaput, directeur scientifique, CREDA

14:30

1st Session : Jurisdiction (Regulation 44/2001 of 22 December 2000)
Keynote Speaker : Lord Justice Mance, Court of Appeal, London
Anti-suit Injunctions and Jurisdiction in Europe (ECJ, 27 April 2004, Turner v. Grovit)
Moderator : Pierre Bézard, Presiding Justice (Ret), Commercial Chamber, Cour de cassation,
Paris, Member, Technical Committee, CREDA
Intervenor 1 : The Hon. Mr. Justice Peter Kelly, High Court, Dublin
Intervenor 2 : Judge Kerstin Calissendorff, Supreme Court of Sweden
Intervenor 3 : Dr. Eddy Bauw, Counsellor Netherlands Council for the Judiciary, Substitute Judge, Court of Appeal, Arnhem

16:00

2nd Session : Service of Documents in Commercial Matters (Regulation 1348/2000 of 29 May 2000)
Keynote Speaker : Justice Renato Rordorf, Corte Suprema di Cassazione, Rome
Moderator : Bo Svensson, President of the Supreme Court of Sweden
Intervenor 1 : Mr. Justice Colman, High Court of Justice, London
Intervenor 2 : F.F. Langemeijer, Advocate General, Hoge Raad, The Hague
Intervenor 3 : Ignacio Sancho Gargallo, Magistrate First Commercial Court, Barcelona

 

 

OCTOBER 15

 

 

09:30

3rd session : Cross-Border Evidence and Witness Problems (Regulation 1206/2001 of 28 May 2001)
Keynote Speaker : Justice Jean-Paul Béraudo, Cour de cassation, Paris
Moderator : Justice Frantisek Faldyna, Chairman of the Commercial Section, Supreme Court
of the Czech Republic
Intervenor 1 : The Hon. Ms. Justice Mary Finlay Geoghegan, High Court, Dublin
Intervenor 2 : Judge Martine Regout, Court of Appeal, Brussels
Intervenor 3 : Luis Rodriguez Vega, Magistrate, Commercial Court, Barcelona

11:15

4th session : Conflict of Law Rules (The 1980 Rome Convention on the Law Applicable to Contractual Obligations)
Keynote Speaker : Michael B. Elmer, Vice-President Maritime and Commercial Court,
Copenhagen
Moderator : Justice Judit Török, Supreme Court of Hungary
Intervenor 1 : Judge CatharinaVan Santvliet, Court of Appeal of Brussels
Intervenor 2 : Dr. Ronald Kunst, Judge, Court of Appeal, Vienna
Intervenor 3 : Judge Luigi Rovelli, Court of Appeal, Genova

14:30

5th Session : Enforcement of Commercial Judgments (Regulation 44/2001 of 22 December
2000)
Keynote Speaker : Justice Teresa Bielska-Sobkowicz, Supreme Court of Poland
Moderator : Pieter Neleman, Vice-President, Hoge Raad, The Hague
Intervenor 1 : Justice Agnès Pethone Dr. Kovacs, Supreme Court of Hungary
Intervenor 2 : Dr. Inga Schmidt-Syassen, Judge, Oberlandesgericht Hambourg
Intervenor 3 : Justice Valentinas Michelenas, Supreme Court of Lithuania

16:15

Closing Session :
Arrangements for Future Meetings
Discussion as to the Future Structure of the Forum : Mr. Justice Colman, High Court of Justice, London
Closing Remarks :
Aristide Levi, Director, CREDA

17:30

End of Conference

 

 

 

 

Reporters :

Salim Moollan, Essex Court Chambers, London
Isabelle Young, Member of the Bar of New York

Interpreters :

Ms. Sarah Rossi
Mr. Barry Jaggers