Cases & Deals

Benkert intervenes in UK and EU judicial proceedings challenging the EU Tobacco Products Directive

Clients Benkert UK Ltd

Jones Day is representing Benkert UK Limited, a manufacturer of products for the cigarette industry, in judicial review proceedings launched in the English High Court of Justice by the tobacco industry against the UK Government’s intention to implement the new EU Tobacco Products Directive, and in the related reference for preliminary ruling before the Court of Justice of the EU.

R (Philip Morris Brands SARL and Philip Morris Limited) v Secretary of State for Health (Case No: CO/2969/2014 and CO/2971/2014)