Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 82 (Sep)
Court: Court of Justice of the European Communities

Judges Rodríguez Iglesias (President), Jann (Rapporteur), Colneric, von Bahr, Gulmann, Edward, La Pergola, Puissochet, Schintgen, Cunha Rodrigues and Timmermans

Judgment Dates: 17 September 2002


European Community - Agriculture - Regulation of quality of agricultural products - Requirement in respect of marking on packaging - Grapes - Regulation requiring producer to ensure conformity with its requirements - Whether regulation capable of being enforced by civil proceedings in national courts - Council Regulation (EC) 2200/96.

The Case

Council Regulation(EC) 2200-96 (on the common organisation of the market in fruit and vegetables) was to be interpreted as meaning that compliance with its provisions had to be capable of enforcement by means of civil proceedings in national courts.

Practice Areas

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