Regulation (EC) n. 650/2012 of July 2012 on jurisdiction, applicable law, recognition and enforcement of authentic instruments in matters of succession and on the creation of a European Certificate of Succession

14-12-2012

The newly adopted Regulation (EU) No 650/2012 is an ambitious instrument dealing exhaustively with every private international law aspects in regard to cross-border successions. The Regulation aims at harmonizing private international law rules so as to enable individuals to organize more efficiently and more rapidly their successions within the area of freedom, security and justice. The present paper addressed the main innovations, advantages and pitfalls of the new Regulation.

The newly adopted Regulation (EU) No 650/2012 is an ambitious instrument dealing exhaustively with every private international law aspects in regard to cross-border successions. The Regulation aims at harmonizing private international law rules so as to enable individuals to organize more efficiently and more rapidly their successions within the area of freedom, security and justice. The present paper addressed the main innovations, advantages and pitfalls of the new Regulation.

Külső szerző

Prof Dr Burkhard Hess, Dr Cristina Mariottini, LL.M and Céline Camara, LL.M Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law Dr. Cristina M. Mariottini is a senior researcher at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg. Celine Camara is a junior researcher at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg.