Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 20 June 2022

London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Insurance Association Limited v Kingdom of Spain

Request for a preliminary ruling from the High Court of Justice Business and Property Courts of England and Wales

Reference for a preliminary ruling – Judicial cooperation in civil and commercial matters – Regulation (EC) No 44/2001 – Recognition of a judgment given in another Member State – Grounds for non-recognition – Article 34(3) – Judgment irreconcilable with a judgment given in a dispute between the same parties in the Member State in which recognition is sought – Conditions – Whether the prior judgment entered in the terms of an arbitral award complies with the provisions and fundamental objectives of Regulation (EC) No 44/2001 – Article 34(1) – Recognition manifestly contrary to public policy in the Member State in which recognition is sought – Conditions

Case C-700/20


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
22/07/2022 London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Insurance Association
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2022:488
20/06/2022 London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Insurance Association
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Abstract
ECLI:EU:C:2022:488
20/06/2022 London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Insurance Association
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2022:358
05/05/2022 London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Insurance Association
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Application (OJ)
12/03/2021 London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Insurance Association
Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

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Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

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Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

Information not available

Opinion


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 22/12/2020

Date of the Opinion

  • 05/05/2022

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

20/06/2022


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Information not available

Name of the parties

London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Insurance Association

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Idot, Laurence: Règlement « Bruxelles I » - Décisions inconciliables et arbitrage, Europe 2022, n° 8-9 Août-Septembre, comm. 309 (FR)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

High Court of Justice Business and Property Courts of England and Wales - United Kingdom

Subject-matter

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

Provisions of national law referred to

Arbitration Act 1996, art. 66

Provisions of international law referred to

Convention de New York pour la reconnaissance et l'exécution des sentences arbitrales étrangères (10/06/1958), https://www.uncitral.org/pdf/french/texts/arbitration/NY-conv/New-York-Convention-F.pdf

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

grande chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Safjan

Advocate General

Collins

Language(s) of the Case

  • English

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • English