The EU Preliminary Ruling Procedure (AD/2017/03)

Start Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017
End Date: Friday, October 27, 2017
Category: EU Civil Law, Administrative Law
Venue: Königs Wusterhause, Germany
Language(s): English
Training level: Introductory
Type EJTN-funded activities

  

APPLICATION PROCEDURES ARE HANDLED BY EJTN'S MEMBER ORGANISATIONS 

TRAINING CONTENT AND TARGET AUDIENCE

 

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Description: 

Day-and-a-half training led by practitioners, academics and EU Court of Justice (CJEU) officials on key issues surrounding the EU Preliminary Ruling Procedure.

This training will be based on practical workshops and framework lectures addressing the instances warranting referral of questions to the CJEU, the practical drafting and formulation of questions, the interpretation and implementation of CJEU’s judgments, and the latter’s views on the best practices in this field. With the assistance of experts, participants will analyse practical cases based on real facts and decide whether questions should be referred to the court, formulate such questions and exchange views on national approaches to the use of the preliminary ruling procedure.  

This training will serve as a forum for the exchange of knowledge and best practices between practitioners from across the EU. 

Target audience: 

Administrative and civil law law judges from all EU Member ates 

 

Pre-seminar:

Registration Form
Terms and Conditions of Participation

Post seminar:

Expense Claim Form
Private Car Travel Reimbursement Form

Application Process: 

 All applications must be submitted through the candidates' national EJTN member institution

Number of places:

39 judges 

Deadline for applications has passed.

 

PROGRAMME AND DOCUMENTATION

 

CONTACT(S)

Materials by Session:

Speakers' presentations and/or papers will be uploaded after the training 

I. The Preliminary Ruling Procedure: Revisiting the Basics 

II. To Refer or Not to Refer? 

III. Making a Reference and Formulating a Question to the CJEU 

IV. WORKSHOP Session: The Decision to Refer & Drafting Questions to the Court

V. A View from Luxembourg: Good Practices and Mistakes in Drafting a Reference

VI. How to Read, Interpret and Implement a CJEU Judgment

 

EJTN Secretariat:

Livia Boagiu
livia.boagiu@ejtn.eu