European Civil Procedure in Family Law matters - basic (CI/2021/05)

Start Date: Thursday, June 03, 2021
End Date: Friday, June 04, 2021
Category: EU Civil Law, Civil Law European Civil Procedure
Venue: Online
Language(s): English
Training level: Advanced
Type EJTN-funded activities







The added value of the two day-long seminar consists of delivering in-depth insights on highly specialised topics pertaining to diversified aspects of family law (e.g. cross-border divorce and parental responsibility).
The training will be carried out by leading academics and practitioners. Expert speakers will present the Brussels IIa and Rome III Regulations and discuss issues like jurisdiction, applicable law, recognition and enforcement of decisions and cooperation in matters of parental responsibility and child abduction.
In order to combine the theoretical approach with a more concrete one, workshop sessions will be organised in order to provide a widened knowledge on EU legislation and case law and facilitate the exchange of best practices.
The seminar is designed to provide the basic training in this field of European Law.

 Target audience: 
 Judges and prosecutors from all EU Member States 

Application procedure: 

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


Upon invitation by EJTN, participants register via EJTN online  platform to which they receive access.
After the event, reimbursement is processed via EJTN online platform.

Activity to be held ONLINE

Deadline for application:

2 April 2021

NEW DEADLINE: 17 May 2021




  • Draft programme
  • Training Materials and Suggested Readings


EJTN Secretariat:

Daniel Graur




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