EU JudgeCo Guideline 3 - Consistency with Procedural Law

2.1. Except in circumstances of urgency, prior to a communication with another court, the court should be satisfied that such a communication is consistent with all applicable Rules of Procedure in its state.

2.2. Where a court intends to apply these EU JudgeCo Guidelines (in whole or in part and with or without modifications), the Guidelines to be employed should, wherever possible, be formally adopted in each individual case or proceedings before they are applied.

2.3. Coordination of EU JudgeCo Guidelines between courts is desirable and officials of both courts may communicate in accordance with EU JudgeCo Guideline 9(iv) with regard to the application and implementation of the EU JudgeCo Guidelines.