THE PRACTICAL EFFECT OF THE REGULATION NR 1896/2006 REGARDING THE EUROPEAN PAYMENT ORDER: LEGAL MATTERS AND JUDICIAL PRACTICE
School of Economics, Business Administration and Legal Studies, LLM in Transnational and European Commercial Law, Mediation, Arbitration and Energy Law
KAISSIS, ATHANASIOS PROF.DR
GOTTWALD, PETER PROF.
KOMNIOS, KOMNINOS DR.
This dissertation was written as part of the MSC in Legal Studies (LLM) at the
International Hellenic Unive
rsity. In summary, the thesis at the beginning starts from
explaining the reasons for which the Regulation was considered necessary to be
adopted and it analyzes the practical significance and the importance of this legal
Following, the present th
esis makes an attempt to approach the way that the
Regulation was actually applied in practice in European Union in general, providing
statistical data from several member states and more analytical in Greece. Regarding
the Greek way of application, the pr
esent thesis present also a comparison of the
European payment order regime and the regime of the national payment order.
Finally, there is a presentation of matters relating to enforcement procedure and some
examples of the case
law of the ECJ but also o
f a Greek Court regarding an appeal at
the enforcement procedure.