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Home courts have exclusive jurisdiction over foreign property claims, CJEU says

By Dominic Lawson

05 December 2019

Home courts have exclusive jurisdiction over foreign property claims, CJEU says The Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg / iStock.com/fuchs-photography

The Court of Justice of the European Union has blocked an English-court appointed trustee from seeking a French court order invalidating the sale of an apartment complex, finding the claim belongs in England.