|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 03 (Feb)|
|Court:||Court of Justice of the European Communities (Fifth Chamber)|
Judges Wathelet (President of the First Chamber, acting as President of the Fifth Chamber), Edward (Rapporteur) and Jann
|Judgment Dates:||1 February 2001|
European Community - Freedom of establishment - Restriction on freedom to provide services - Opticians - National rules prohibiting opticians from carrying out certain optical examinations - National rules restricting the marketing of equipment for carrying out certain optical examinations being reserved exclusively for ophthalmologists - Whether rules compatible with Community law - EC Treaty, art 52 (now EC, art 43).