Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber), 19 December 2013

Nipponkoa Insurance Co. (Europe) Ltd v Inter-Zuid Transport BV

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Landgericht Krefeld

Judicial cooperation in civil and commercial matters — Regulation (EC) No 44/2001 — Articles 27, 33 and 71 — Lis pendens — Recognition and enforcement of judgments — Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) — Article 31(2) — Rules for coexistence — Action for indemnity — Action for a negative declaration — Negative declaratory judgment

Case C‑452/12


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
07/02/2014 Nipponka Insurance Co. (Europe)
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2013:858
19/12/2013 Nipponka Insurance Co. (Europe)
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:2013:858
19/12/2013 Nipponka Insurance Co. (Europe)
Application (OJ)
11/01/2013 Nipponka Insurance Co. (Europe)
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Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

1.
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.06 Area of freedom, security and justice
    4.06.02 Judicial cooperation in civil matters
      4.06.02.01 Jurisdiction, recognition and enforcement of judgments – Civil and commercial matters
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.06 Area of freedom, security and justice
    4.06.02 Judicial cooperation in civil matters
      4.06.02.01 Jurisdiction, recognition and enforcement of judgments – Civil and commercial matters


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Regulation 44/2001 : paragraphs 32, 38, 41, 44, 46, 48
  • Regulation 44/2001 -A01P1 : paragraph 7
  • Regulation 44/2001 -A01P2 : paragraph 7
  • Regulation 44/2001 -A27 : paragraphs 8, 23, 24, 28, 41, 42
  • Regulation 44/2001 -A32 : paragraph 9
  • Regulation 44/2001 -A33 : paragraphs 10, 46
  • Regulation 44/2001 -A71 : paragraphs 1, 11, 23, 26, 28, 34, 36, 37, 39, 40, 47, 49
  • Regulation 44/2001 -C1 : paragraph 3
  • Regulation 44/2001 -C11 : paragraphs 5, 36
  • Regulation 44/2001 -C12 : paragraphs 5, 36
  • Regulation 44/2001 -C15 : paragraphs 5, 36
  • Regulation 44/2001 -C16 : paragraphs 5, 36
  • Regulation 44/2001 -C17 : paragraphs 5, 36
  • Regulation 44/2001 -C25 : paragraph 6
  • Regulation 44/2001 -C6 : paragraphs 4, 36
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -406/92 : paragraphs 25, 42
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -533/08 : paragraphs 27, 30, 31, 36 - 38, 47
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -133/11 : paragraph 42

Operative part

  • Interprets : Regulation 44/2001 -A71

Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 09/10/2012

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

19/12/2013


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 26 from 26.01.2013, p.18

Judgment: OJ C 52 from 22.02.2014, p.19

Name of the parties

Nipponka Insurance Co. (Europe)

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Hartenstein, Olaf: Rechtshängigkeit und Rechtskraft – Neues vom EuGH zur negativen Feststellungsklage im Anwendungsbereich der CMR, Transportrecht 2014 p.61-65 (DE)
  2. Idot, Laurence: Conflits de conventions et interprétation d'une convention particulière, Europe 2014 Février Com. nº 2 p.51 (FR)
  3. Antomo, Jennifer: Transportrecht: Beachtlichkeit der negativen Fest­stellungsklage bei Einwand der Rechtshängigkeit nach Art. CMR Artikel 31 CMR Artikel 31 Absatz II CMR, Europäische Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsrecht 2014 p.222-223 (DE)
  4. Zarth, Christoph: Auslegung von Spezialabkommen zur internationalen Zuständigkeit unter Beachtung der Ziele der EuGVVO („Nipponka Insurance Co. (Europe)“), Entscheidungen zum Wirtschaftsrecht 2014 p.501-502 (DE)
  5. Treppoz, Édouard: La résolution perturbatrice européenne des conflits de conventions en matière de contrats de transport, Revue des contrats 2014 p.251-254 (FR)
  6. Penasa, Luca: Decisioni di rilievo internazional-processualistico. Due sentenze della Corte di giustizia sulla litispendenza europea, Int'l Lis 2014 p.65-67 (IT)
  7. Tuo, Chiara E. ; Carpaneto, Laura: Connections and Disconnections Between Brussels Ia Regulation and International Conventions on Transport Matters, Zbornik Pravnog fakulteta u Zagrebu 2016 n° 2-3 p.141-183 (EN)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Landgericht Krefeld - Germany

Subject-matter

  • area of freedom, security and justice
  • - Judicial cooperation in civil matters

Provisions of national law referred to

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Provisions of international law referred to

INT. - Convention de Genève relative au contrat de transport international de marchandises par route (CMR) du 19/05/1956, art. 31

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

troisième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Toader

Advocate General

Wahl

Language(s) of the Case

  • German

Language(s) of the Opinion

    Information not available