Commercial Court refuses to refer to ECJ question whether proceedings are a civil or commercial matter

In DEPKA Bank Plc v Provincia di Pisa [2012] EWHC 687 (Comm), the Commercial Court considered whether to refer a question as to whether proceedings were civil or commercial to the ECJ.

Michael James, Enterprise Chambers


The full text of this resource is available by logging in or by requesting a trial. If you have any questions, please contact us or your Practical Law Account Executive.

Free trial

A free trial will give you:

Unlimited access to our online legal know-how services during the trial period
Full training and support
Four issues of Practical Law The Journal, the companion to Practical Law online
Weekly update e-mails on current legal developments in your practice area

Log in using Practical Law username

Only use this login if you have not set up OnePass for Practical Law

{ "siteName" : "PLC", "objType" : "PLC_Doc_C", "objID" : "1247611212303", "objName" : "Commercial Court refuses to refer to ECJ question whether procee", "userID" : "2", "objUrl" : "", "pageType" : "Resource", "academicUserID" : "", "contentAccessed" : "false", "analyticsPermCookie" : "22e97be00:15b096ce1ad:d85", "analyticsSessionCookie" : "22e97be00:15b096ce1ad:d86", "statisticSensorPath" : "" }