The Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments (Protection Measures) Regulations 2014 were published on 15 December 2014.
These Regulations make provision to facilitate the application of Regulation (EU) No 606/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 June 2013 on mutual recognition of protection measures in civil matters (the “Protection Measures Regulation”) from 11th January 2015.
These Regulations extend to England and Wales and to Northern Ireland.
Regulation 3 confers jurisdiction on courts in England and Wales and in Northern Ireland to deal with proceedings under the Protection Measures Regulation in respect of protection measures ordered in another Member State of the …read more
Source: Family Law News