>>>Belgium’s absolute advertising prohibition for oral and dental care services incompatible with EU law (Allen & Overy)

Belgium’s absolute advertising prohibition for oral and dental care services incompatible with EU law (Allen & Overy)

On 4 May 2017, the EU Court of Justice (CJEU) ruled that a general and absolute prohibition of any advertising for the provision of oral and dental care services is incompatible with EU law (Case C-339-15). The Court found that Directive 2000/31 on electronic commerce as well as the freedom to provide services laid down in the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) preclude national legislation, in particular the Belgian legislation at issue, imposing such a general and absolute advertising ban.

Belgium prohibits in absolute terms the advertising of oral and dental care.

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2017-05-12T15:05:27+00:00 12 mai, 2017|Categories: Droit médical|Tags: , , |