Judgment of the Court of 14 December 1976.

Estasis Salotti di Colzani Aimo e Gianmario Colzani s.n.c. v Rüwa Polstereimaschinen GmbH.

Reference for a preliminary ruling: Bundesgerichtshof - Germany.

Convention of 27 September 1968 on Jurisdiction and the Enforcement of Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters - Article 17 (jurisdiction by consent).

Case 24-76.


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:1976:177
14/12/1976 Estasis Salotti v Ruewa
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:1976:177
14/12/1976 Estasis Salotti v Ruewa
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:1976:153
17/11/1976 Estasis Salotti v Ruewa
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
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Reports of Cases

1976 01831

Greek 1976/00653 Portuguese 1976/00717 Spanish 1976/00593 Swedish III/00217 Finnish III/00227

Subject-matter

Information not available

Systematic classification scheme

1.
E Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments
  E-17 Prorogation of jurisdiction
    E-17.00 General
E Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments
  E-17 Prorogation of jurisdiction
    E-17.01 Agreements of jurisdiction
      E-17.01.02 Agreements of jurisdiction – Formal requirements
E Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments
  E-17 Prorogation of jurisdiction
    E-17.01 Agreements of jurisdiction
      E-17.01.02 Agreements of jurisdiction – Formal requirements
E Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments
  E-17 Prorogation of jurisdiction
    E-17.01 Agreements of jurisdiction
      E-17.01.02 Agreements of jurisdiction – Formal requirements


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A17 : paragraphs 1 - 13
  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A17L1 : paragraphs 5, 8, 10 - 13
  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A02 : paragraph 7
  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A05 : paragraph 7
  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A06 : paragraph 7

Operative part

  • Interprets : Brussels Convention 1968 -A17L1

Opinion

  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A17L1 : pages 1844, 1845, 1848
  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A17 : pages 1846, 1847, 1749
  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A02 : page 1847
  • Brussels Convention 1968 -A05 : page 1847
  • Brussels Convention 1968 - annexed protocol -A01L2 : page 1846


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 11/03/1976

Date of the Opinion

  • 17/11/1976

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

14/12/1976


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 87 from 14.04.1976, p.4

Judgment: OJ C 18 from 25.01.1977, p.5

Name of the parties

Estasis Salotti v Ruewa

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Audit, Bernard: Jurisprudence en droit international privé, Recueil Dalloz Sirey 1977 IR. p.349-350
  2. Mezger, Ernst: Revue critique de droit international privé 1977 p.585-593
  3. Hartley, Trevor: Article 17: Choice of Jurisdiction, European Law Review 1977 p.148-149
  4. Müller, Gerd: Schriftformerfordernis nach Art.17 EG-Zuständigkeits- und Vollstreckungsübereinkommen, Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft / Außenwirtschaftsdienst des Betriebs-Beraters 1977 p.163-165
  5. Schultsz, J.C.: Nederlandse jurisprudentie ; Uitspraken in burgerlijke en strafzaken 1977 nº 446
  6. Bischoff, Jean-Marc: Journal du droit international 1977 p.734-739
  7. Telchini, Italo: Prime pronunzie interpretative concernenti la Convenzione di Bruxelles 27 settembre 1968, sulla competenza giurisdizionale e l'esecuzione delle decisioni in materia civile e commerciale, Giustizia civile 1977 I p.1635-1641
  8. Bonell, Michael Joachim: L'art. 17 della Convenzione di Bruxelles sulla competenza giurisdizionale ed il diritto transnazionale, Rivista del diritto commerciale 1977 II p.214-230
  9. Krings, E.: Reflexion au sujet de la prorogation de compétence territoriale et du for contractuel, Revue de droit international et de droit comparé 1978 p.99-107
  10. Anton, A.E. ; Beaumont, P.R.: The Scots Law Times 1984 p.a9 (PM)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Bundesgerichtshof - Germany

Subject-matter

  • Brussels Convention of 27 September 1968
  • - Brussels Convention of 27 September 1968 - Jurisdiction

Provisions of national law referred to

Information not available

Provisions of international law referred to

Information not available

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

Information not available

Judge-Rapporteur

Pescatore

Advocate General

Capotorti

Language(s) of the Case

  • German

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • Italian