Discrepancy Between the Relevant Contact of Consumer Contracts in Brussels I and Rome I-Regulation

  • Stephan Keiler (Redner*in)

    Aktivität: VortragWissenschaftlicher Vortrag (Science-to-Science)


    The Rome I-Regulation shall replace the intergovernmental Rome Convention by Dec 17, 2009 and one of it’s major targets is to harmonize Private International Law and Civil Jurisdiction on a Community Level: Recital 7 of the Rome I-Regulation says the substantive scope and the provisions of this Regulation should be consistent with the Brussels I-Regulation.

    But a reality check points out a variety of gaps between the several elements of statutory definitions regarding international jurisdiction and the relevant contacts regarding the applicable law not to be clarified by the legislative chronology, exempli gratia:
    Zeitraum16 Dez. 200917 Dez. 2009
    EreignistitelEuropean Consumer Protection: Theory & Practice
    VeranstaltungstypKeine Angaben

    Österreichische Systematik der Wissenschaftszweige (ÖFOS)

    • 505003 Europarecht
    • 505
    • 505032 Zivilverfahrensrecht