|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 1452|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Lord Woolf MR, Ward and Laws LJJ
|Representation||Jonathan Sumption QC, David Anderson QC and Jemima Stratford (instructed by Lovell White Durrant) for the tobacco companies.|
|Christopher Vajda QC and Sarah Moore (instructed by the Solicitor to the Department of Social Security and the Solicitor to the Department of Health) for the government.|
|Judgment Dates:||16 December 1999|
European Community - Directives - Legal basis of directive - Injunction - Injunction being granted to restrain making of regulations to implement directive pending conclusion of relevant proceedings in European Court of Justice - Whether judge in error in granting injunction - Council Directive (EEC) 94/43.