6.5.2019   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 155/20


Request for a preliminary ruling from the Amtsgericht Köln (Germany) lodged on 23 January 2019 — FX v GZ, represented for legal purposes by her mother

(Case C-41/19)

(2019/C 155/26)

Language of the case: German

Referring court

Amtsgericht Köln

Parties to the main proceedings

Applicant: FX

Defendant: GZ, represented for legal purposes by her mother

Questions referred

1.

Does an application opposing enforcement made pursuant to Paragraph 767 of the German Code of Civil Procedure (ZPO) against a foreign maintenance order constitute a matter relating to maintenance within the meaning of Council Regulation (EC) No 4/2009 of 18 December 2008 on jurisdiction, applicable law, recognition and enforcement of decisions and cooperation in matters relating to maintenance obligations (the European Maintenance Regulation)? (1)

2.

If not, does an application opposing enforcement made pursuant to Paragraph 767 ZPO against a foreign maintenance order constitute proceedings concerned with the enforcement of judgments within the meaning of Article 24(5) of Regulation (EU) No 1215/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2012 on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters? (2)


(1)  OJ 2009 L 7, p. 1.

(2)  OJ 2012 L 351, p. 1.