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ELI – Unidroit Model European Rules of Civil Procedure: From Transnational Principles to European Rules of Civil Procedure

European Law Institute and UNIDROIT


This volume was developed as part of a cooperative project of the European Law Institute (ELI) and the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT), dealing with civil procedure law. The long-term project began in February of 2014 and ended in February of 2020, concluding in an ELI-UNIDROIT Instrument. The volume consists of the ELI-UNIDROIT Instrument on the European Rules of Civil Procedure, which features Rules and accompanying comments. It explores the diverse traditions in Europe concerning civil procedure law and aims to find a common thread in them. Therefore, i ... More

Keywords: European Law Institute, UNIDROIT, civil procedure law, ELI-UNIDROIT Instrument, Europe, legal systems

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9780198866589
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2021 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198866589.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

European Law Institute, editor

UNIDROIT, editor