Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 4 May 2016

Pillbox 38 (UK) Limited, trading as Totally Wicked v Secretary of State for Health

Request for a preliminary ruling from the High Court of Justice, Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Approximation of laws — Directive 2014/40/EU — Article 20 — Electronic cigarettes and refill containers — Validity — Principle of equal treatment — Principles of proportionality and legal certainty — Principle of subsidiarity — Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union — Articles 16 and 17

Case C-477/14


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17/06/2016 Pillbox 38
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2016:324
04/05/2016 Pillbox 38
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Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:2016:324
04/05/2016 Pillbox 38
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2015:854
23/12/2015 Pillbox 38
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12/12/2014 Pillbox 38
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1.
3 Legal proceedings
  3.04 Reference for a preliminary ruling
    3.04.01 Reference to the Court of Justice
      3.04.01.03 Exclusive nature of the role of the national court in making the reference
3 Legal proceedings
  3.04 Reference for a preliminary ruling
    3.04.02 Jurisdiction of the Court of Justice
3 Legal proceedings
  3.04 Reference for a preliminary ruling
    3.04.02 Jurisdiction of the Court of Justice
3 Legal proceedings
  3.04 Reference for a preliminary ruling
    3.04.02 Jurisdiction of the Court of Justice
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.01 Principle of equality and non-discrimination
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.01 Principle of equality and non-discrimination
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.06 Principle of proportionality
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.04 Legal certainty
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.06 Principle of proportionality
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.11 Precautionary principle
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.04 Legal certainty
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.06 Principle of proportionality
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.04 Legal certainty
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.06 Principle of proportionality
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.06 Principle of proportionality
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.06 Principle of proportionality
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.06 Principle of proportionality
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing
2 Institutional framework of the European Union
  2.05 Legal acts of the European Union
    2.05.06 Statement of reasons
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.04 Legal certainty
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.01 Sources of EU law
    1.01.02 General principles of law
      1.01.02.06 Principle of proportionality
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.03 Respective powers and obligations of the European Union and of the Member States
    1.03.04 Principle of subsidiarity
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.04 Fundamental rights
    1.04.03 The fundamental rights
      1.04.03.16 Freedom to conduct a business
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.04 Fundamental rights
    1.04.03 The fundamental rights
      1.04.03.17 Right to property
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.16 Technical standards and regulations
      4.11.16.02 Importation and marketing


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 16 : paragraphs 13, 32, 151, 153, 154, 165
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 17 : paragraphs 13, 32, 151, 153, 163, 165
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 35 : paragraph 116
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 52 -P1 : paragraph 161
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 52 -P7 : paragraph 155
  • TFEU - Protocol No 2 : paragraphs 143 - 147
  • TFEU, Article 9 : paragraph 116
  • TFEU, Article 114 : paragraph 123
  • TFEU, Article 114 -P3 : paragraph 116
  • TFEU, Article 168 -P1 : paragraph 116
  • TEU, Article 5 -P3 : paragraphs 144, 146, 148
  • Directive 93/42 : paragraphs 74, 94
  • Directive 2001/37 : paragraph 1
  • Directive 2001/83 : paragraphs 74, 94
  • Decision 2004/513 : paragraph 3
  • Court of Justice - Rules of Procedure (2012) -A23 : paragraph 26
  • Directive 2014/40 : paragraphs 2, 17, 72, 94, 121, 161, 164
  • Directive 2014/40 -A01 : paragraph 5
  • Directive 2014/40 -A01LF : paragraph 22
  • Directive 2014/40 -A02PT16 : paragraphs 6, 38
  • Directive 2014/40 -A02PT17 : paragraphs 6, 39
  • Directive 2014/40 -A02PT4 : paragraphs 6, 37
  • Directive 2014/40 -A07P6 : paragraph 7
  • Directive 2014/40 -A18 : paragraphs 119, 120
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20 : paragraphs 1, 8, 13, 14, 21, 22, 24, 32 - 34, 45 - 47, 56, 62, 64, 67, 142, 151, 152, 164 - 166
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P13 : paragraph 78
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P2 : paragraphs 68 - 70, 75, 80
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P2L1 : paragraph 73
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P2L2LD : paragraphs 69, 46
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3 : paragraphs 68, 81, 102
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3LA : paragraphs 82, 86, 87, 97
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3LB : paragraphs 83, 86, 88, 95, 97
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3LF : paragraphs 98, 100
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3PTA : paragraph 81
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3PTB : paragraph 81
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3PTF : paragraph 81
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P4LA : paragraphs 68, 103, 107, 108
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P4LB : paragraph 104
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P5 : paragraphs 68, 109, 111, 113, 115, 117, 118, 153, 156, 161
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P6 : paragraphs 68, 117, 119 - 121, 124, 126, 128, 129, 131
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P7 : paragraphs 68, 132, 134, 137, 138
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P7L2 : paragraph 139
  • Directive 2014/40 -A29 : paragraph 9
  • Directive 2014/40 -C33 : paragraphs 4, 121, 128
  • Directive 2014/40 -C36 : paragraphs 4, 57, 71, 94
  • Directive 2014/40 -C38 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 2014/40 -C39 : paragraphs 4, 99
  • Directive 2014/40 -C40 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 2014/40 -C41 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 2014/40 -C43 : paragraphs 4, 58
  • Directive 2014/40 -C44 : paragraphs 4, 134
  • Directive 2014/40 -C45 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 2014/40 -C47 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 2014/40 -C48 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 2014/40 -C7 : paragraph 4
  • Commission - COM Document (Draft Legislation) - 52012PC0788 : paragraph 64
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -141/81 -N6 : paragraph 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -98/85 -N6 : paragraph 24
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -176/96 -N23 : paragraph 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -376/98 -N100 : paragraph 123
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -6/99 -N55 : paragraph 25
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 : paragraph 18
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N122 : paragraph 48
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N123 : paragraph 49
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N179 : paragraph 149
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N180 : paragraph 149
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N36 : paragraph 17
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N38 : paragraph 17
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N40 : paragraph 19
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N64 : paragraph 58
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N82 : paragraph 123
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -453/03 -N46 : paragraph 24
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -344/04 -N31 : paragraph 24
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -308/06 : paragraph 18
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -379/08 -N86 : paragraph 48
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 : paragraph 18
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N57 : paragraph 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N42 : paragraph 155
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N45 : paragraph 157
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N46 : paragraph 158
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N47 : paragraph 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N48 : paragraph 160
  • Court of Justice - Order C -368/12 -N22 : paragraph 25
  • Court of Justice - Order C -368/12 -N24 : paragraph 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -398/13 -N29 : paragraph 130
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N44 : paragraph 144
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -579/13 -N41 : paragraph 35
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -477/14 -N92 : paragraph 77
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N24 : paragraph 15
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N25 : paragraph 16
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N29 : paragraph 19
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N67 : paragraph 48
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N91 : paragraph 48
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -157/14 -N81 : paragraph 55
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -157/14 -N82 : paragraph 55

Operative part

  • Validates : Directive 2014/40 -A20

Opinion

  • EEC Treaty (Rome), Article 100A : point 2
  • EC Treaty (Amsterdam), Article 95 : points 2, 96
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 16 : points 9, 34, 56, 181, 182, 199
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 17 : points 9, 34, 181, 196
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 17 -P2 : points 194, 199
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 20 : point 38
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 21 : point 38
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 35 : points 3, 57, 67, 130, 190
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 47 : points 18, 32
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 52 -P1 : points 186, 187, 189, 192
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 52 -P3 : point 197
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 52 -P7 : point 183
  • TFEU - Protocol No 2 : point 160
  • TFEU - Protocol No 2 -A06 : point 160
  • TFEU - Protocol No 2 -A07P2 : point 161
  • TFEU - Protocol No 3 -A23 : point 31
  • TFEU - Protocol No 27 : point 36
  • TFEU, Article 3 : point 36
  • TFEU, Article 4 -P2LA : point 158
  • TFEU, Article 9 : points 3, 57, 67, 130, 190
  • TFEU, Article 106 : point 36
  • TFEU, Article 114 : points 2, 5, 96, 163, 164
  • TFEU, Article 114 -P3 : points 3, 57, 67, 130, 190
  • TFEU, Article 116 : point 36
  • TFEU, Article 119 : point 36
  • TFEU, Article 168 -P1 : points 3, 57, 67, 130, 190
  • TFEU, Article 267 : points 9, 12, 26
  • TFEU, Article 288 -L3 : points 93, 154
  • TFEU, Article 290 : point 5
  • TFEU, Article 291 : point 5
  • TFEU, Article 296 -L2 : points 135, 172
  • TEU, Article 5 -P1 : points 156, 164
  • TEU, Article 5 -P3 : points 156, 157, 163 - 165
  • TEU, Article 6 -P3 : point 197
  • TEU, Article 16 -P1L3 : point 183
  • TEU, Article 19 -P1L2 : point 18
  • Directive 93/42 : point 105
  • Directive 2001/37 : point 2
  • Directive 2003/33 -A02LB : point 126
  • Directive 2003/33 -A02LC : point 126
  • Directive 2003/33 -A03 : point 126
  • Directive 2003/33 -A04 : point 126
  • Directive 2003/33 -A05 : point 126
  • Regulation 1223/2009 -A16P3 : point 87
  • Court of Justice - Rules of Procedure (2012) -A94LC : point 28
  • Directive 2014/40 : points 2, 13, 16, 23, 24, 27, 34, 46 - 48, 50, 57, 64, 65, 67, 95, 105, 137, 139, 140, 146, 158, 162, 167, 171, 174
  • Directive 2014/40 -A01 : point 46
  • Directive 2014/40 -A05 : points 84, 153
  • Directive 2014/40 -A06 : points 84, 153
  • Directive 2014/40 -A07 : point 41
  • Directive 2014/40 -A08 : point 41
  • Directive 2014/40 -A09 : point 41
  • Directive 2014/40 -A10 : point 41
  • Directive 2014/40 -A18 : points 134, 137, 140
  • Directive 2014/40 -A18P1LC : point 132
  • Directive 2014/40 -A19 : point 85
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20 : points 4, 6, 9, 10, 13, 15, 16, 23, 25, 36, 40, 41, 52, 53, 59, 60, 64, 68, 70, 71, 73, 74, 84, 181, 184, 187, 191, 192, 195, 198, 200, 202
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P13 : point 93
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P2 : points 41, 74, 76, 81, 83 - 85, 88, 91, 93, 94
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P2L1 : point 87
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P2LB : points 41, 84
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P2LC : point 41
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P2LD : points 89, 91, 92, 94
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3L2 : point 105
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3LB : points 94, 95, 104, 107
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3LD : point 110
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P3LF : points 107, 108, 111
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P4LA : points 41, 113, 119
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P4LB : point 118
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P5 : points 119, 120, 123, 128, 131 - 133, 184, 191, 192, 198, 199
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P6 : points 132, 134, 137, 140, 147, 148
  • Directive 2014/40 -A20P7 : points 148, 149, 152 - 155
  • Directive 2014/40 -A23P2 : point 87
  • Directive 2014/40 -C33 : points 135, 137
  • Directive 2014/40 -C36 : point 46
  • Directive 2014/40 -C40 : point 99
  • Directive 2014/40 -C43 : point 127
  • Directive 2014/40 -C46 : point 168
  • Directive 2014/40 -C47 : point 41
  • Directive 2014/40 -C5 : point 46
  • Directive 2014/40 -C6 : point 46
  • Directive 2014/40 -C60 : point 168
  • Directive 2014/40 -C8 : point 46
  • Commission - COM Document (Draft Legislation) - 52012PC0788 -A18 : point 69
  • Commission - COM Document (Draft Legislation) - 52012PC0788 -S3 : point 174
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -37/71 -N11 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -4/73 -N14 : point 196
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -45/75 -N12 : point 48
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -117/76 -N7 : point 38
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -104/79 : point 22
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -36/80 -N5 : point 22
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -52/81 -N27 : point 196
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -294/83 -N23 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -243/84 -N11 : point 48
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -137/85 -N15 : point 54
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -265/87 -N21 : point 54
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -364/92 -N9 : point 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -18/93 -N12 : point 22
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -306/93 -N15 : point 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -466/93 -N16 : points 172, 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -68/94 -N257 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -68/94 -N258 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -68/94 -N259 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -84/94 -N57 : point 54
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -150/94 -N25 : points 138, 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -150/94 -N26 : points 138, 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -233/94 -N23 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -233/94 -N24 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -233/94 -N25 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -233/94 -N26 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -233/94 -N27 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -233/94 -N28 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -233/94 -N29 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -408/95 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -180/96 -N99 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -355/97 -N22 : point 20
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -376/98 : point 1
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -376/98 -N83 : point 158
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -50/00 -N38 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -50/00 -N39 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -50/00 -N40 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -189/01 -N81 : point 54
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -192/01 -N52 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -192/01 -N53 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 : points 1, 96
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N122 : point 54
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N123 : point 56
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N177 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N178 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N179 : points 158, 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N180 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N181 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N182 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N183 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N184 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N185 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N33 : point 18
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N34 : points 20, 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N35 : point 20
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -491/01 -N36 : point 23
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -434/02 : point 1
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -434/02 -N50 : point 62
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -434/02 -N55 : point 143
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -434/02 -N64 : point 50
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -434/02 -N69 : points 48, 50
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -210/03 : point 1
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -210/03 -N52 : point 62
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -210/03 -N56 : point 143
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -210/03 -N66 : point 50
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -210/03 -N71 : points 48, 50
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -210/03 -N73 : point 196
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -244/03 -N13 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 : point 1
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N144 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N145 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N146 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N147 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N148 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N149 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N150 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N151 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N152 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N153 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N154 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N155 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N156 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N157 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -380/03 -N158 : point 121
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -470/03 -N45 : point 22
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -154/04 -N128 : point 196
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -154/04 -N68 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -344/04 -N28 : point 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -344/04 -N30 : point 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -344/04 -N31 : points 26, 28
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -120/06 -N185 : point 196
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -210/06 -N90 : point 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -210/06 -N91 : point 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -303/06 -N29 : point 22
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -308/06 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -308/06 -N33 : point 18
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -308/06 -N34 : point 18
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -308/06 -N35 : point 18
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -127/07 -N23 : points 39, 43
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -127/07 -N25 : point 45
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -127/07 -N26 : point 45
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -550/07 -N54 : point 38
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -550/07 -N55 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -558/07 -N42 : points 56, 58
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -558/07 -N74 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N52 : points 56, 58
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N55 : point 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N65 : point 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N72 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N73 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N74 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N75 : points 158, 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N76 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N77 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N78 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/08 -N79 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -333/08 -N93 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -379/08 -N86 : point 54
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -221/09 -N112 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -92/09 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -221/09 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -221/09 -N58 : points 172, 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -221/09 -N59 : points 138, 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -236/09 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -236/09 -N29 : point 45
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -279/09 -N32 : point 183
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N13 : points 20, 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N14 : points 20, 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N15 : point 23
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N35 : point 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N36 : point 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N39 : point 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N40 : point 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N46 : point 58
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N57 : point 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N60 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N61 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -343/09 -N62 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Opinion 1/09 -N68 : point 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -544/10 : point 190
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -544/10 -N49 : point 191
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -544/10 -N54 : point 185
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -544/10 -N56 : points 191, 192
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -544/10 -N57 : point 192
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -544/10 -N58 : point 192
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -59/11 -N28 : points 20, 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -59/11 -N29 : point 20
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N34 : point 196
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N42 : point 183
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N45 : point 185
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N46 : points 56, 189
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -283/11 -N47 : point 189
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -439/11 -N167 : point 45
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -441/11 -N38 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -583/11 -N90 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -583/11 -N91 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -583/11 -N92 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -583/11 -N93 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -583/11 -N94 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -583/11 -N95 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -583/11 -N96 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -136/12 -N28 : point 26
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -234/12 -N15 : points 38, 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -274/12 -N27 : points 18, 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -274/12 -N28 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -274/12 -N29 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -293/12 -N38 : point 188
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -293/12 -N46 : point 54
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -293/12 -N47 : point 55
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -427/12 -N16 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Order C -368/12 -N16 : point 27
  • Court of Justice - Order C -368/12 -N17 : point 27
  • Court of Justice - Order C -368/12 -N21 : point 28
  • Court of Justice - Order C -368/12 -N22 : points 26, 28
  • Court of Justice - Order C -368/12 -N27 : point 28
  • Court of Justice - Order C -368/12 -N32 : points 26, 28
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -398/13 -N31 : point 72
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -269/13 -N57 : point 65
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -335/13 -N51 : point 45
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -398/13 -N29 : points 138, 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -398/13 -N60 : point 196
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -425/13 -N94 : point 14
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -456/13 -N29 : points 18, 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -456/13 -N30 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -456/13 -N31 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N44 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N45 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N46 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N47 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N48 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N49 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N50 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N51 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N52 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N53 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N54 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N55 : point 159
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N58 : point 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N59 : point 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -508/13 -N61 : point 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -528/13 : point 190
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -579/13 -N41 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N25 : point 20
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N67 : points 54, 56
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N70 : points 172, 176
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N74 : point 58
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N81 : point 58
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -62/14 -N91 : points 54, 58
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -362/14 -N60 : point 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -468/14 : point 1


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 27/10/2014

Date of the Opinion

  • 23/12/2015

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

04/05/2016


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 243 from 04.07.2016, p.9

Application: OJ C 7 from 12.01.2015, p.16

Name of the parties

Pillbox 38

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Bogdanova, Anna ; Andrijevska, Elīna: NĀKOTNĒ PLĀNOTAIS MENTOLU SATUROŠU CIGAREŠU AIZLIEGUMS IR LIKUMĪGS, Jurista vārds 2016 nº 26 p.32-33 (LV)
  2. Ó Cathaoir, Katharina: Court of Justice Upholds the Tobacco Products Directive 2014, European Journal of Risk Regulation 2016 nº 7 p.623 - 628 (EN)
  3. Fourrez, Adrien: Complainte pour un fumeur – Réflexions à propos des arrêts de la Cour de justice du 4 mai 2016, Revue européenne de droit de la consommation 2016 n°1 p.89-98 (FR)
  4. Fourrez, Adrien: Complainte pour un fumeur - Réflexions à propos des arrêts de la Cour de justice du 4 mai 2016, European Journal of Consumer Law | Revue européenne de droit de la consommation 2016 | 1 p.89-98 (FR)
  5. Simon, Denys ; Rigaux, Anne: "Smoking...no smoking"... : "on connaît la chanson" Á propos des arrêts du 4 mai 2016, Europe 2016Juillet Etude nº 7 p.7-12 (FR)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

High Court of Justice (England & Wales), Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court) - United Kingdom

Subject-matter

  • Freedom of establishment
  • Freedom to provide services
  • Approximation of laws

Provisions of national law referred to

Information not available

Provisions of international law referred to

Information not available

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

deuxième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Arabadjiev

Advocate General

Kokott

Language(s) of the Case

  • English

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • German