Date: 09 October 2023
Duration: 2 days
Location: Luxembourg (LU)
Cost: € 900 - € 1000
Organiser: ECJL - European Centre for Judges and Lawyers/EIPA Luxembourg
Creditors seeking to recover a cross-border pecuniary claim within the EU can rely on different proceedings expressly designed by the EU legislation to facilitate the recovery of those debts. These instruments are the European Enforcement Order (EEO) (Regulation No 805/2004), the European Payment Order (EPO) (Regulation No 1896/2006), the European Small Claims Procedure (ESCP) (Regulation No 851/2006) and the European Account Preservation Order (EAPO) (Regulation No 655/2014).
This course offers a comprehensive overview and analysis of all these instruments from a practical perspective. It will scrutinise each of these proceedings from the moment a request is submitted until the enforcement phase. Such analysis will be done taking into account relevant case law rendered by the Court of Justice of the European Union and national courts, which will serve to highlight the most recurrent issues that creditors and debtors confront in these proceedings. The theoretical explanations are complemented with case studies, giving participants with a practical dimension of what they might encounter while using these instruments in real life.
By the end of this course, participants will attain a good understanding of the following aspects: