European Legislation 1259/2010 (20/12/2010)
Authority: Council of the European Union
Subject: This Regulation created a clear legal framework in the area of the law applicable to divorce and legal separation in the Member State participating to this enhanced cooperation (Belgium, Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Spain, France, Italy, Latvia, Luxemburg, Hungary, Malta, Austria, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia).
Classification: Equality - Art. 21 Non discrimination
Notices: The regulation made reference to the Charter of fundamental rights.