Drafting note for application for stay under art 30 of Brussels I (recast)

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  • Drafting note for application for stay under art 30 of Brussels I (recast)

Drafting note for application for stay under art 30 of Brussels I (recast)

This Precedent and associated drafting notes are for use in proceedings commenced in the courts of England and Wales at any time provided that the related proceedings in the EU Member State court were commenced on or before 31 December 2020 and the transitional provisions for jurisdiction in Articles 67 or 69 of the Withdrawal Agreement have been met.

For guidance as to whether Brussels I (recast) is applicable, see Practice Note: Brussels I (recast)—application to the UK post IP completion day (jurisdiction).

Introduction

The application should be made using Application notice: Form N244

Application notice (Form N244)

If in the Commercial Court, the relevant court form is Application notice-Commercial Court: Form N244CC.

Application notice (Form N244CC)

Related precedents

For a precedent witness statement to support the application, see Precedent: Witness statement in support of application for stay under art 30 of recast Brussels Regulation.

For a precedent order, see Precedents: Court order for an application to stay proceedings under art 30(1) of Brussels I (recast) or Court order for an application to stay proceedings under art 30(2) of Brussels I (recast).

General points

The application should be made within the time allowed under CPR 11 for disputing jurisdiction. Note: in the Commercial Court this period is extended by CPR 58.

These drafting notes are to be used in conjunction with Form N244 and

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