European Union – Jurisdiction. The Court of Justice of the European Union made a preliminary ruling concerning the interpretation of arts 3, 16 and 27 to 29 of Council Regulation (EC) No 1346/2000 (on insolvency proceedings). The request had been made in proceedings between Burgo Group SpA and, on the other, Illochroma SA (Illochroma), in liquidation, and Maître Theetten, acting in his capacity as liquidator of Illochroma, concerning the opening, in Belgium, of secondary insolvency proceedings relating to the assets of Illochroma.