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    EIR Articles 40 - 42

    Articles 40 to 42 of the European Insolvency Regulation (reproduced for ease of reference at the foot of this page) refer to the notification of proceedings to creditors, the content of the lodgement of a claim and the use of the official languages of the European Union in such notices and lodgements.

    INVITATION TO LODGE A CLAIM.  TIME LIMITS TO BE OBSERVED.
    UK Invitation to lodge a claim. Time limits to be observed
    DA Opfordring til anmeldelse af fordringer. Vær opmærksom på fristerne
    CS Výzva k předložení pohledávky. Lhůty, které je třeba dodržet
    DE Aufforderung zur Anmeldung einer Forderung. Etwaige Fristen beachten
    ET Nõude esitamise kutse. Järgitavad tähtajad
    EL Αναγγελία απαιτήσεως. Προσοχή στις προθεσμίες
    ES Convocatoria para la presentación de créditos. Plazos aplicables
    FR Invitation à produire une créance. Délais à respecter
    IT Invito all’insinuazione di un credito. Termine da osservare
    HU Felhívás követelés benyújtására. Betartandó határidők
    MT Stedina biex titressaq talba finanzjarja. Terminu li jrid jiġi rispettat
    NL Oproep tot indiening van schuldvorderingen. In acht te nemen termijnen
    PL Zaproszenie do zgłaszania wierzytelności. Należy przestrzegać terminów
    PT Aviso de reclamação de créditos. Prazos legais a observar
    SK Výzva na preloženie pohľadávky. Dodržanie lehôt
    SL Poziv k prijavi terjatve. Roki, ki jih je treba upoštevati
    FI Kehotus saatavan ilmoittamiseen. Noudatettavat määräajat
    SV Anmodan att anmäla fordran. Tidsfrister att iaktta

    The links above are to documents provided by the European Judicial Network managed by the European Commission.
    Lodgements of claim shall bear the heading "Lodgement of claim in the official lanaguage (or one of the official languages) of the State of the opening of proceedings.  Links to copies of lodgements in each official language are shown below.

    LODGEMENT OF CLAIM
     
    UK Lodgement of claim
    DA Anmeldelse af fordring
    CS Předložení pohledávky
    DE Anmeldung einer Forderung
    ET Võlanõude esitamine
    EL Αναγγελία απαιτήσεως
    ES   Presentación de crédito
    FR Production de créance
    IT Insinuazione di un credito
    HU Követelésbenyújtás
    MT Produzzjoni ta’ talba finanzjarja
    NL Indiening van een schuldvordering
    PL Zgłoszenie wierzytelności
    PT Reclamação de Créditos
    SK Predloženie pohľadávky
    SL Prijava terjatve
    FI Saatavaa koskeva ilmoitus
    SV Anmälan av fordran

    Article 40
    Duty to inform creditors
    1. As soon as insolvency proceedings are opened in a Member State, the court of that State having jurisdiction or the liquidator appointed by it shall immediately inform known creditors who have their habitual residences, domiciles or registered offices in the other Member States.

    Article 42
    Languages
    1. The information provided for in Article 40 shall be provided in the official language or one of the official languages of the State of the opening of proceedings. For that purpose a form shall be used bearing the heading 'Invitation to lodge a claim. Time limits to be observed' in all the official languages of the institutions of the European Union.
    2. Any creditor who has his habitual residence, domicile or registered office in a Member State other than the State of the opening of proceedings may lodge his claim in the official language or one of the official languages of that other State. In that event, however, the lodgement of his claim shall bear the heading 'Lodgement of claim' in the official language or one of the official languages of the State of the opening of proceedings. In addition, he may be required to provide a translation into the official language or one of the official languages of the State of the opening of proceedings.
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