Jurisdiction of Courts and Enforcement of Judgments (European Communities Act, 1988).

EU & International Affairs 01/09/1988

S.I. 91 of 1988 gives effect to this Act (passed on 5 March, 1988) as and from 1 June, 1988.

The legislation changes the common law rules on the Jurisdiction of Irish Courts in cases involving international aspects and facilitates the recognition of judgments from other E.E.C. states. (See Gazettes Dec., 1985, Jan/Feb., 1986 and June, 1987).

The Act is available from the Government Publications Sale Office at a cost of £4.10 plus postage.