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Third-party claims not covered by conflict of laws rules, CJEU says

By Dominic Lawson

15 October 2019

Third-party claims not covered by conflict of laws rules, CJEU says The Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg / iStock.com/fuchs-photography

In a preliminary ruling concerning multiple German-law governed debts secured against a Luxembourgish employer, the European Court of Justice has found that conflict of laws rules do not apply where a debt has been assigned against a third-party.