The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice

Hellenic Ministry of Justice, Trasnparency and Human Rights
&
Hellenic Section of the European Judicial Network in Civil and Commercial Matters

AGENDA

EUROPEAN DAY OF CIVIL JUSTICE

Contemporary approaches to cross-border cases.
Maintenance obligations/International child abduction -
European Order for Payment

Amphitheater of the Court of Appeal of Athens

Athens, 2 December 2010

16.00-16.15 Registration

16.15 –16.30 Welcome speeches

    PART ONE
    Maintenance/International child abduction

Chair : Dimitrios Kranis, Judge, Court of Cassation

16.30-16.45 «The 2007 Hague Convention on the international recovery of child support and other forms of family maintenance »
Panagiotis Karakonstantis, Judge, First Instance Court of Athens

16.45-17.00 «EU Regulation on maintenance obligations»
Aggeliki Kampanari, Judge, First Instance Court of Athens

17.0-17.15. «The 2007 Hague Protocol on the Law applicable to maintenance obligations»

      Anastasia Peristeraki, Judge, Court of Appeal of Athens

17.15-17.30 «International Child Abduction under EU Regulation 2201/2003»
Ioanna Stratsiani, Judge, First Instance Court of Athens

17.30-17.45 Discussion

PART TWO
European Order for Payment

Chair: Ioannis Chamilothoris, President of the Court of Appeal of Athens

18.00-18.15 «The European Order for Payment as a lawyer’s tool in handling cross-border civil cases»
Chrisanthi Papastamou, Lawyer of Athens

18.15-18.30 «The practice of the Regulation form the Judge’s scope »
Alkiviadis Feresidis, Judge, First Instance Court of Piraeus

18.30-18.45 «Opposition to the European Order for Payment »
Eftichios Nikopoulos, President of the First Instance Court of
Athens

18.45-19.00 Discussion- Conclusion