Viking Line ABP and another v International Transport Workers' Federation and another [2006] IRLR 58 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Freedom of movement: Balance between freedoms to be considered by ECJ

    Date:
    20 January 2006

    In International Transport Workers' Federation and another v Viking Line ABP and another, the Court of Appeal holds that the High Court had been wrong to grant permanent injunctions to Viking Line APB to restrain the International Transport Workers' Federation and the Finnish Seamen's Union from taking industrial action to attempt to prevent the re-flagging of a Finnish ferry to Estonia.