Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 401 (Apr)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWHC 710 (Admin)
Court: Administrative Court

Moses J

Representation Richard Gordon QC and Kelyn Bacon (instructed by Arnold & Porter (UK) LLP) for the claimant.
  Philip Sales and Jason Coppel (instructed by the Solicitor to the Department of Health) for the defendant.
  Nicholas Green QC (instructed by Bird & Bird) for the first interested party, Approved Prescription Services (UK) Ltd.
  Sarah Lee (instructed by Taylor Wessing) for the second interested party, Generics (UK) Ltd.
  Gerald Barling QC (instructed by SJ Berwin) for the third interested party, Arrow Generics Ltd.
Judgment Dates: 28 April 2005


Medicinal products - Products for human use - Marketing authorisations - Application for reference to European Court of Justice - European Parliament and Council Directive (EC) 2001/83.

The Case

The claimant's application to refer the case, which concerned authorisation of medicinal products under European Parliament and Council Directive (EC) 2001-83, to the European Court of Justice, was refused since principles enunciated by the court of justice in earlier decisions were clearly applicable in the instant case.

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