Judgment of the Court (Eighth Chamber) of 8 June 2017 — Dextro Energy GmbH & Co. KG v European Commission

(Case C-296/16 P) 1

(Appeal — Consumer protection — Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 — Health claims made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health — Dismissal of the application to include certain claims despite the positive advice of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA))

Language of the case: German


Appellant: Dextro Energy GmbH & Co. KG (represented by: M. Hagenmeyer and T. Teufer, lawyers)

Other party to the proceedings: European Commission (represented by: S Grünheid and K. Herbout-Borczak, acting as Agents)

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:

1.    Dismisses the appeal;

2.    Orders Dextro Energy GmbH & Co. KG to pay the costs.


1 OJ C 287, 8.8.2016.