Kinga Timár, LL.M. (Saarbrücken, Germany) is assistant lecturer at Eötvös Loránd University Faculty of Law, Department of Civil Procedure and attorney at law (ügyvéd) at KNP LAW Nagy Koppany Varga and Partners Budapest. This article is excerpted from a chapter of the author’s master’s thesis submitted to the Europa-Institut of Saarland University on 12 December 2012 in completion of her LL.M. studies in European law. In 2013, the master’s thesis was awarded the ‘Hans-Werner-Osthoff-Preis’ of the Prof.-Dr.-Osthoff Foundation as the best master’s thesis of the academic year 2012/2013.