Rome II: Final Version of the Joint Text
According to current forecasts (see the Rome II OEIL page), the joint text should be officially approved today (25 June 2007) by the Conciliation Committee. Pursuant to Art. 251(5) of the EC Treaty, the Parliament and the Council shall adopt the Regulation in accordance with the joint text within a period of six weeks (that can be extended to eight weeks) from this approval.
Further details on the joint text and the conciliation stage are available on the Rome II section of our site.