Can the small claims procedure be a helping tool to react to some problems arising from the Covid-19? Yes, of course! Let’s think about the non-refund of money paid for a service that cannot be performed, in particular for a travel that we could not realize considering warnings or restrictions at borders. On 13 May the Commission adopted a recommendation on this issue. In the Recommendation on vouchers offered to passengers and...

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On 26 May 2020, the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) held an online seminar on ‘Implementation of the European Small Claims Procedure (ESCP) in Belgium: Opportunities and Challenges’. This online event was organised and hosted by Dr. Marco Giacalone, Prof. Gina Gioia, PhD candidate Sajedeh Salehi and Prof. Paul De Hert, as part of a series of activities for the Small Claims Analysis Net (SCAN) project. The main objective of this...

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On May 20th, a webinar about EU Small Claims Procedure was organised at VU Faculty of Law within the frame of SCAN (Small Claims Analysis Net) project. Event was moderated by Assoc. Professor Rimantas Simaitis. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vigita Vėbraitė presented the main aims and rules of the EU Regulation  No 861/2007. Researcher Milda Markevičiūtė gave overview of the SCAN project and its main findings. Judge of Vilnius district court Igoris...

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On May 7, 2020 from 3.00 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. will be held the seminar organized by Luiss within the SCAN Project entitled “European Small Claims Procedure: l’esperienza italiana”. It will be a focus on the Italian experience on ESCP, which will involve several stakeholders from judges to lawyers. The seminar will take place on the LUISS webex platform, to participate you can access:...

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Dear all, The Tax and Law Department at HEC Paris would like to invite you to the Online Workshop “Implementation issues and best practices in the European Small Claims Procedure Regulation (ESCP)” On Tuesday, March 31st 2020, From 16:00 to 18:30   You may register and consult the programme of the event at http://bit.ly/scan_hec . Registered participants will receive by e-mail additional information to join this online event...

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