For information on legal proceedings in various Member States, visit the website of the European Judicial Network. On this website, you will find information not only on the competent court and applicable law but also procedural time limits that apply to bringing a case to court.
Information about legal proceedings in Member States
For hearing disputes in cross-border trade, two mechanisms have been set up in the European area with the aim of simplifying and speeding up the processing of the matter and reducing legal costs incurred by the parties.
The European small claims procedure
The European order for payment procedure