Trier, Germany

Cross-Border Civil Litigation

online course
when 28 June 2021 - 2 July 2021
language English
duration 1 week
credits 16 EC
fee EUR 750

This course will provide you with hands-on experience on cross-border civil litigation cases and the recent jurisprudence of the Court of Justice of the European Union. All relevant EU instruments in this field will be presented and analysed, by way of both lectures and case studies. You will benefit from daily workshops where active participation is encouraged.Which court has jurisdiction?
Cross-border enforcement of judgments
Specific procedures that help to obtain a judgment abroad faster and more easily
Service of documents and taking of evidence
Freezing monies in bank accounts abroad
International contracts and torts
Civil litigation after Brexit
Mediation, alternative and online dispute resolution

Course leader

Dr Angelika Fuchs

Target group

The course is aimed at legal practitioners seeking a thorough introduction to the various instruments in EU civil law and the different methods of cross-border debt recovery within the EU and beyond.

Credits info

16 EC
The Academy of European Law’s conferences and seminars meet the standard requirements for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) recognition.

Fee info

EUR 750: Early registration discount


With the generous support of the Friends of ERA the Academy provides scholarships for lawyers, judges, prosecutors and officials from EU member states, candidate countries and potential candidates who otherwise could not afford to attend the events.