Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1998] All ER (D) 732
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Beldam, Otton and Mantell LJJ

Representation Robert McCracken (instructed by Toller Beattie) for the plaintiff.
  David Hart (instructed by K D Woodier) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 15 December 1998


European Community - Directives - Plaintiff fisherman bringing proceedings for breach of directive to safeguard shellfish populations from harmful consequences resulting from discharge of pollutant substances into the sea - Whether directive was intended to confer rights on individuals - Council Directive (EEC) 79/923.

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