Part III
Substantive Law

13. Free Movement of Goods I: Negative Integration  

Cases

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  • Case 7/68 Commission v Italy (Art Treasures)
    Case 7/68 Commission of the European Communities v Italian Republic (1968); Free movement of goods, negative integration, obligation of member states, goods possessing artistic or historic value.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 24/68 Commission v Italy (Statistical Levy)
    Case 24/68 Commission of the European Communities v Italian Republic (Statistical Levy case) (1969); Free movement of goods, negative intregation, elimination of customs duties, charges having equivalent effect.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 8/74 Dassonville
    Case 8/74 Procureur du Roi v Benoît and Gustave Dassonville (1974) ECR -00837; Free movement of goods, negative intregation, quantitative restrictions, measures having equivalent effect.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 15/74 Centrafarm
    Case 15/74 Centrafarm BV and Adriaan de Peijper v Sterling Drug Inc (1974) ECR -01147; Free movement of goods, negative intregation, industrial and commercial property, protection of rights, patents.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 36/74 Walrave
    Case 36/74 B.N.O. Walrave and L.J.N. Koch v Association Union cycliste internationale, Koninklijke Nederlandsche Wielren Unie and Federación Española Ciclismo (1974) ECR -01405; Free movement of goods, negative intregation, scope of Community law, discrimination based on nationality.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 87/75 Bresciani
    Case 87/75 Conceria Daniele Bresciani v Amministrazione Italiana delle Finanze (1976) ECR -00129; Free movement of goods, negative intregation, customs duties, charges having equivalent effect, charge of public health inspection.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 119/75 Terrapin
    Case 119/75 Terrapin (Overseas) Ltd. v Terranova Industrie CA Kapferer & Co. (1976) ECR 01039; Free movement of goods, negative intregation, right to trademark and commercial name.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 46/76 Bauhuis
    Case 46/76 W. J. G. Bauhuis v The Netherlands State (1977) ECR -00005; Free movement of goods, negative integration, reference for a preliminary ruling, customs duties, charges having equivalent effect.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 120/78 Cassis de Dijon
    Case 120/78 Rewe-Zentral AG v Bundesmonopolverwaltung für Branntwein (Cassis de Dijon) (1979) ECR -00649; Free movement of goods, positive integration, measures having equivalent effect, obstacles to Intra-Community trade, fixing of a minimum alcohol content.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 170/78 Commission v United Kingdom (Beer & Wine)
    Case 170/78 Commission of the European Communities v United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (Beer and Wine) (1980) ECR -00417; Free movement of goods, negative intregation, tax arrangements applying to wine, competing products, affording indirect protection to other products.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 15/79 Groenveld
    Case 15/79 P.B. Groenveld BV v Produktschap voor Vee en Vlees (1979) ECR -03409; Free movement of goods, negative intregation, quantitative restrictions on exports, measures having equivalent effect.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 34/79 Henn and Darby
    Case 34/79 Regina v Maurice Donald Henn and John Frederick Ernest Darby (1979) ECR -03795; Free movement of goods, negative intregation, prohibition on imports, justifications on grounds of public morality, pornographic articles.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Cases 177 and 178/82 Van de Haar
    Joined Cases 177/82 and 178/82 Criminal proceedings against Jan van de Haar and Kaveka de Meern BV (1984) ECR I-01797; Free movement of goods, negative integration, quantitative restrictions, measures having equivalent effect, sale of tobacco products, price-fixing.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 112/84 Humblot
    Case 112/84 Michel Humblot v Directeur des services fiscaux (1985) ECR -01367; Free movement of goods, negative integration, special tax on motor vehicles, progressive tax, discriminatory or protective effect.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 178/84 Commission v Germany (Beer Purity)
    Case 178/84 Commission of the European Communities v Federal Republic of Germany (1987) ECR -01227; Free movement of goods, negative integration, failure of a State to fulfil its obligations.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 196/85 Commission v France (Natural Sweet Wines)
    Case 196/85 Commission of the European Communities v French Republic (1987) ECR -01597; Free movement of goods, negative integration, taxation of natural sweet wines and liqueur wines, internal taxation.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 311/85 Vlaamse Reisebureus
    Case 311/85 ASBL Vereniging van Vlaamse Reisbureaus v ASBL Sociale Dienst van de Plaatselijke en Gewestelijke Overheidsdiensten (1987) ECR 03801; Free movement of goods, negative integration, travel agents, public service employees.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 18/87 Commission v Germany
    Case 18/87 Commission of the European Communities v Federal Republic of Germany (1988) ECR -05427; Free movement of goods, negative integration, customs duties, charges having an equivalent effect.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 69/88 Krantz
    Case 69/88 H. Krantz GmbH & Co. v Ontvanger der Directe Belastingen and Netherlands State (1990) ECR I-00583; Free movement of goods, negative integration, measures having an effect equivalent to quantitative restrictions on imports.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case 145/88 Torfaen BC
    Case C-145/88 Torfaen Borough Council v B & Q plc (1989) ECR -03851; Free movement of goods, negative integration, prohibition of Sunday trading.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-163/90 Legros
    Case C-163/90 Administration des Douanes et Droits Indirects v Léopold Legros and others (1992) ECR I-04625; Free movement of goods, negative integration, Tax system of French overseas departments.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Cases C-267 and 268/91 Keck
    Joined Cases C-267/91 and 268/91 Criminal proceedings against Bernard Keck and Daniel Mithouard (1993) ECR I-06097; Free movement of goods, negative integration, prohibition of resale at a loss.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-317/91 Deutsche Renault v Audi
    Case C-317/91 Deutsche Renault AG v AUDI AG (1993) ECR I-06227; Free movement of goods, negative integration, trademark law.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Joined Cases C-363, 407-411/93 Lancry
    Joined Cases C-363, 407-411/93 René Lancry SA v Direction Générale des Souanes and Société Dindar Confort, Christian Ah-Son, Paul Chevassus-Marche, Société Conforéunion and Société Dindar Autos v Conseil Régional de la Réunion and Direction Régionale des Douanes de la Réunion (1994) ECR I-03957; Free movement of goods, negative integration, customs duties, charges having equivalent effect.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-470/93 Mars
    Case C-470/93 Verein gegen Unwesen in Handel und Gewerbe Köln e.V. v Mars GmbH (1995) ECR I-01923; Free movement of goods, negative integration, measures having an effect equivalent to quantitative restrictions, presentation of a product likely to restrict freedom to fix retail prices and mislead consumer.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Joined Cases C-321 - 4/94 Pistre and Others
    Joined Cases C-321/94, C-322/94, C-323/94 and C-324/94 Criminal proceedings against Jacques Pistre (C-321/94), Michèle Barthes (C-322/94), Yves Milhau (C-323/94) and Didier Oberti (C-324/94) (1997) ECR I-02343; Free movement of goods, negative integration, quantitative restrictions, measures having equivalent effect.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-34/95 Agostini
    Case C-34/95 Konsumentombudsmannen (KO) v De Agostini (Svenska) Förlag AB (C-34/95) and TV-Shop i Sverige AB (C-35/95 and C-36/95) (1997) ECR I-03843; Free movement of goods, negative integration, prohibition of misleading advertising, prohibition of advertising directed at children.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-368/95 Familiapress v Bauer
    Case C-368/95 Vereinigte Familiapress Zeitungsverlags- und vertriebs GmbH v Heinrich Bauer Verlag (1997) ECR I-03689; Free movement of goods, negative integration, measures having equivalent effect, national prohibition.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-302/00 Commission v France (Dark Tobacco)
    Case C-302/00 Commission of the European Communities v French Republic (2002) ECR I-02055; Free movement of goods, negative integration, different rates of tax on dark tobacco and light tobacco cigarettes.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-110/05 Commission v Italy (Italian Trailers)
    Case C-110/05 Commission of the European Communities v Italian Republic (Italian Trailers) (2009) ECR I-00519; Free movement of goods, negative integration, market access, prohibition on certain vehicles to tow a trailer in the territory of MS, proportionality.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-142/05 Mickelson
    Case C-142/05 Åklagaren v Percy Mickelsson and Joakim Roos (2009) ECR I-04273; Free movement of goods, negative integration, access to the market, measures having equivalent effect, protection of the environment, proportionality.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-205/07 Gybrechts
    Case C-205/07 Lodewijk Gysbrechts and Santurel Inter BVBA (2008) ECR I-09947; Free movement of goods, negative integration, consumer protection in distance contracts.Full Lisbonised Judgment
  • Case C-171/11 Fra.bo
    Case C-171/11 Fra.bo SpA v Deutsche Vereinigung des Gas- und Wasserfaches eV (DVGW) — Technisch-Wissenschaftlicher Verein (2012); Free movement of goods, negative integration, measures having equivalent effect to a quantitative restriction.Full Lisbonised Judgment