Goals of the Brussels Regulation Regarding Recognition and Enforcement

  • Thijs BostersEmail author


In order to check whether the recognition and enforcement rules in the Brussels I-bis Regulation should and could be used in a collective redress context, the goals of the Brussels Regulation are analysed. What is the aim of the Brussels Regulation with respect to recognition and enforcement, and do these goals for example exclude the recognition and enforcement rules in collective redress proceedings? These issues will be covered in this chapter.


Goals Brussels Regulation Legal certainty Most appropriate court Free movement of judgments Rights of the defence 

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© T.M.C. Asser Press and the author 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Supreme Court of the NetherlandsThe HagueThe Netherlands

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