This publication has been produced within the project JUST/2013/JCIV/AG/4691 „The Court of Justice of the European Union and its case law in the area of civil justice” with the financial support of the Civil Justice Programme of the European Union. The contents of this publication are sole responsibility of the Ministry of Justice of Latvia and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Commission.”
Conduction and translation of the research „The Court of Justice of the European Union and the impact of its case law in the area of civil justice on national judicial and administrative authorities” was finished on May, 2015.
Within the research was analyzed and studied application of case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union (hereafter – CJEU) in the civil justice area in practice in judgements and in national laws of national courts of Latvia, Hungary, Germany, Sweden and the United Kingdom in order to identify problems and find solutions to more frequent and more efficient application of case law of the CJEU.
The research was conducted by Inga Kačevska Law Office in close cooperation with the Ministries of Justice of Latvia, United Kingdom and Hungary.
The research was conducted within the Civil Justice Programme of the European Union project “CJEU and its case law in the area of civil justice” (No. JUST/2013/JCIV/AG/4691). The implementation of the project was started on 1st of March 2014 by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Latvia.
The aim of the project – to remove obstacles in EU civil justice area, to analyze application of EU law in the field of civil justice at the national level, as well as to contribute proper application of CJEU case-law in the decisions and judgments of national courts and in drafting national legal acts.
The closing conference of the project will be held and guidelines will be presented in Jūrmala on June 10-12.
The research in English is available here: