Judgment of the Court (Third Chamber) of 2 April 2009.
Reference for a preliminary ruling: Korkein hallinto-oikeus - Finland.
Judicial cooperation in civil matters - Jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in matrimonial matters and the matters of parental responsibility - Regulation (EC) No 2201/2003 - Substantive scope - Definition of ‘civil matters’ - Decision relating to the taking into care and placement of children outside the family home - Child’s habitual residence - Protective measures - Jurisdiction.
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