(Translation by Bernard ROTH ,Commercial Judge, Strasbourg.
Any comments welcome : )


ENALJ (European network of associations of lay judges):

>> Newsletter Nr. 5 - 2013/07

>> Newsletter Nr. 4 - 2013/03

>> Newsletter Nr. 3 - 2012/08

>> Newsletter Nr. 2 - 2012/05

>> Newsletter Nr. 1 - 2012/02



>> MessageHandelsgerichtsurteile: Qualität durch Praxisnähe“ of Mr Dr. Alexander Brunner, President of the Swiss Association of the Judges in Commercial Matters, in Heidelberg on 13.10.2006 (available only in German language)

>> Message of Mr Jimmy Bollekens, President of the UJCB, at the Congress in Lille on 18.11.2005 (available only in French language)

>> Message „La fraternisation des juges consulaires, un must!“ of Mr Jimmy Bollekens, President of the UJCB, at the 1st European Congress in Liege on 11.09.2004 (available only in French language)

>> Interview „Tour d´horizon et priorites“ with Mr Pierre GOETZ, in "Objectif Alsace" N° 19, Februar 2002 (available only in French language)

Organization of commercial justice :

>> Book from PD Dr. Alexander BRUNNER : « European commercial jurisdiction »

>> Short profile Brunner:

>> Summary (Document PDF)


>> Book from PD Dr. Alexander BRUNNER : « Commercial courts in legal comparison » Bern 2012

>> Summary&Order (Dokument PDF)


>> Intervention de M. Pierre GOETZ aux cinquièmes journées européennes du droit de Nancy organisées les 5 et 6 décembre 2003 par l'Association de Soutien aux Journées Européennes du Droit de Nancy sur le thème "Vers une Europe de la justice"
Téléchargez le document (document PDF)

>> Survey : Which future for Commercial Justice in Europe ?
by Pierre GOETZ, april 2001, MONS Belgium, Convention of Belgian Commercial Judges Union
You may load the survey in french (PDF doc)

>>Text on commercial juridictions, appearing on the web site of french Senate 

>> Lecture for Swiss Commercial Judges Association,
at Swiss Federal Court’s
You may load - doc pdf -  (M. Franz Nyffeler)

>> Lecture for Swiss Commercial Judges
You may load - pdf doc - (M. Franz Nyffeler)

>> "Fairness and Economical Justice in Europe"
Strasbourg, 14 june 2002
Editions "Presses Universitaires" de Strasbourg, Palais Universitaire, 9 place de l'Université, 67084 STRASBOURG Cedex.
This document includes the various contributions presented by the Reporters to the Council of Europe. Price : 15 EUROS plus 2,65 EUROS postage
For any in formations regarding postage, pls apply to 

>> Survey of the taskforce “Training of Commercial Judges”
Presented by Mrs Fricero, Messrs Guinchard and Azibert, Ministry of Justice, Paris
Doc may be loaded in PDF

Prevention of difficulties for Companies involved in trouble

>> Mrs Pierrette REY
Deputy-President, Commercial Law Court, Paris
You may load in French - Doc PDF

Alternative solutions to commercial conflicts : "Conciliation, mediation, arbitration"

>> New ways for a new justice 
Pierre Chevalier and Yvon Desdevises (under direction of Philip Mulburn)
La Documentation française, Collection “Perspectives sur la Justice”, 2003
ISBN : 2-11-005261-9.

World wide application of Commercial Justice, international business and Human Rights

>> “Law on bankruptcy and Human Rights
by Dr Jean-Luc VALLENS
(Revue trimestrielle de droit commercial et de droit économique 4ème trimestre 1997 page 567).

>> Impartiality of the Judge in collective procedures
Revue des Procédures Collectves N° 4, December 2002, Page 243

>> Website of the Council of Europe : Survey on fair proceedings :'homme/handbooksf.asp

 Lecture of Mrs Laurette ONKELINX, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice, at General Meeting, Belgian Commercial Judges, Liège, Belgium, 10 sept 2004
Version française (PDF)
Version flamande (PDF)

"UEMC General Meeting, Liège Belgium, 09 and 10 sept 2004 :
" Reflections on a european status for commercial judges, presented by Pierre Goetz, President UEMC
Télécharger le document (PDF)

"Future of the Commercial Judge in Europe ?"
presented by Pierre Goetz, President UEMC Mons, Belgium, 20 april 2001, General Meeting, Union of Belgian Commercial Judges

>> Téléchargez le rapport en français (document PDF)
Bericht auf deutsch herunterladen (document PDF)

>> "Economy getting more involved in law suites" : survey presented on 25.02.2004, on behalf of Finance Dept, Economic and Social Council, by Jean-Paul NOURY