Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 3 June 2008.
The Queen, on the application of International Association of Independent Tanker Owners (Intertanko) and Others v Secretary of State for Transport.
Reference for a preliminary ruling: High Court of Justice (England & Wales), Queen’s Bench Division (Administrative Court) - United Kingdom.
Maritime transport - Ship-source pollution - Directive 2005/35/EC - Validity - United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea - Marpol 73/78 Convention - Legal effects of the Conventions - Ability to rely on them - Serious negligence - Principle of legal certainty.
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