Judgment of the Court (Fifth Chamber) of 9 November 2000.

Coreck Maritime GmbH v Handelsveem BV and Others.

Reference for a preliminary ruling: Hoge Raad der Nederlanden - Netherlands.

Brussels Convention - Article 17 - Clause conferring jurisdiction - Formal conditions - Effects.

Case C-387/98.


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2000:606
09/11/2000 Coreck Maritime
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Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:2000:606
09/11/2000 Coreck Maritime
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2000:157
23/03/2000 Coreck Maritime
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
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Reports of Cases

2000 I-09337

Subject-matter

Preliminary ruling ─ Hoge Raad der Nederlanden ─ Interpretation of Article 17 of the Brussels Convention ─ Prorogation of jurisdiction stipulated in a bill of lading ─ Conditions concerning the clarity of a clause relied on as against a subsequent holder of the bill of lading.

Systematic classification scheme

1.
E Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments
  E-17 Prorogation of jurisdiction
    E-17.01 Agreements of jurisdiction
      E-17.01.01 Agreements of jurisdiction – Scope, content and effects
E Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments
  E-17 Prorogation of jurisdiction
    E-17.01 Agreements of jurisdiction
      E-17.01.01 Agreements of jurisdiction – Scope, content and effects
E Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments
  E-17 Prorogation of jurisdiction
    E-17.01 Agreements of jurisdiction
      E-17.01.01 Agreements of jurisdiction – Scope, content and effects


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

  • Interprets : Brussels Convention 1968 -A17L1

Opinion


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 29/10/1998

Date of the Opinion

  • 23/03/2000

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

09/11/2000


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 397 from 19.12.1998, p.22

Judgment: OJ C 28 from 27.01.2001, p.4

Name of the parties

Coreck Maritime

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Aguilar Grieder, Hilda: Cláusula de elección de foro, conocimiento de embarque y artículo 17 del Convenio de Bruselas de 27 de septiembre de 1968, Diario La ley 2000 nº 5215 p.9-14
  2. Novak-Stief, Monika: Gerichtsstandsvereinbarungen in Konnossementen, European Law Reporter 2001 p.30-31
  3. Delebecque, Philippe: Nouvelle avancée en faveur des clauses attributives de compétence insérées dans les connaissements, Le droit maritime français 2001 p.191-194
  4. Bernard-Fertier, Florence: Revue critique de droit international privé 2001 p.367-375
  5. Bischoff, Jean-Marc: Chronique de jurisprudence de Tribunal et de la Cour de justice des Communautés européennes, Journal du droit international 2001 p.701-704
  6. M.D.C.: Giurisprudenza italiana 2001 p.1577-1578
  7. Vlas, P.: Nederlandse jurisprudentie ; Uitspraken in burgerlijke en strafzaken 2001 nº 599
  8. Zilinsky, M.: Ondernemingsrecht 2001 p.499-500
  9. Volken, Paul: Schweizerische Zeitschrift für internationales und europäisches Recht 2004 p.651-652



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Hoge Raad der Nederlanden - Netherlands

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

cinquième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Jann

Advocate General

Alber

Language(s) of the Case

  • Dutch

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • German