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When drafting an exclusive jurisdiction clause to benefit from the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements, should I include drafting to expressly preserve my client’s right to apply for interim measures in a different jurisdiction?

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Published on LexisPSL on 04/03/2021

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  • When drafting an exclusive jurisdiction clause to benefit from the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements, should I include drafting to expressly preserve my client’s right to apply for interim measures in a different jurisdiction?

When drafting an exclusive jurisdiction clause to benefit from the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements, should I include drafting to expressly preserve my client’s right to apply for interim measures in a different jurisdiction?

Following IP completion day (11 pm on 31 December 2020), Regulation (EU) 1215/2012, Brussels I (recast) will not be applied by the UK courts in respect of jurisdiction clauses in favour of EU Member State courts, nor by courts in EU Member States in respect of UK jurisdiction clauses where proceedings are commenced after IP completion day.

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