Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 92 (Sep)
Court: Court of Justice of the European Communities (Grand Chamber)
Judge:

Judges Skouris (President), Jann, Timmermans, Schiemann (Rapporteur) and Malenovsky (Presidents of Chambers), Rodrigues, Silva de Lapuerta, Lenaerts, Kuris, Juhasz, Arestis, Borg Barthet and Ilesic

Judgment Dates: 19 September 2006

Catchwords

European Community - Reference to European Court - Request for preliminary ruling concerning interpretation of Community law - Party advertising low prices by comparison with applicant's pricing - Applicant claiming advertising infringing Community law - Whether advertisement falling within acceptable Community limits - Council Directive (EEC) 84/450, art 3a(1).

The Case

In a case involving the provisions of art3a(1) of Council Directive (EEC) 84-450 (relating to the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the member states concerning misleading advertising), as amended by Council Directive (EC) 97-55, the Court of Justice gave preliminary rulings on the interpretation of those provisions.

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