Multiple fines for tobacco manufacturers

The minister of Health, Welfare and Sports and the Dutch Food Safety Authority find that slotting allowances granted...

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Chronicle food law cases 2018-2019 by Defares

The March edition of the Dutch journal Waar en Wet will publish our annual chronicle of European and national food law cases.

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Defares sponsors prestigious congress FIDE 2020

The Fédération Internationale pour le Droit Européen (FIDE) brings together the European law associations of each Member…

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Kort geding tegen de Staat om openbaarmaking

Interim measures against the Dutch State access to file as to Salmonella Goldcoast

Despite a final judgement of the District Court, including a heavy penalty payment, the minister of Agriculture, Nature...

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Defares helpt Nederlandse diervoederindustrie

Defares assists Dutch animal feed industry

Nevedi is the trade association representing the interests of the Dutch feed industry (www.nevedi.nl). The Emergency Act...

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Vion challenges fines imposed for alleged infringement of Food Safety provisions

    Vion Food Group is the largest slaughterhouse in Europe (vionfood.com). Vion objects to fines...

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Eerste omzetboete van € 1.500.000 voor levensmiddelenbedrijf

€ 1.500.000 fine for food operator

Allegedly a food operator has intentionally violated the Commodities Act. For that reason, the minister for Medical Care...

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New name: Defares “competition & food safety”

The WhatsApp-fine of € 1,6 million for deleting messages on a smartphone during a dawn raid...

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Judgement of the Court of Justice regarding meat inspections

In preliminary proceedings the Court of Justice of the European Union found that the costs...

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NVLR seminar on food choice logos

Nutrition labels in general and the decision of the minister of Medical Care and Sport to...

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Defares assists Dutch pork slaughter industry in nitrogen emissions discussion

Within the context of the nitrogen emissions debate, the government has opted to advocate...

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Opinion of the Advocate-General in preliminary proceedings regarding fees for meat inspection

In preliminary proceedings before the Court of Justice, the Advocate-General Pikamäe...

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