Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 1452
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

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

Catchwords

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.

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