Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 1449
Court: Court of Justice of the European Communities
Judge:

Judges Rodríguez Iglesias (President), Edward, Sevón, Schintgen (Presidents of Chambers), Gulmann (Rapporteur), Puissochet, Hirsch, Jann and Ragnemalm

Judgment Dates: 16 December 1999

Catchwords

European Community - Freedom of movement - Goods - Medicinal products - Marketing authorisation - Parallel imports - Medicinal product being subject of marketing authorisation granted in exporting state and of lapsed authorisation in importing state - Similar product being subject of marketing authorisation in importing state but not in exporting state - Whether importer being able to obtain parallel import licence from importing state without complying with requirements of community law - Council Directive (EEC) 65/65 - Council Directive (EEC) 93/39.

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