Court to decide on Friesland Foods vs. DDB on 20 June

12 June 2008

At the summary proceedings of Friesland Foods versus the Dutch Dairymen Board (DDB) on Thursday 12 June, the court set the date for its decision at Friday 20 June 2008.

On Monday 2 July last Friesland Foods initiated summary proceedings against DDB on account of the blockade of various production facilities of Friesland Foods. Friesland Foods demands the lifting of the blockades and the imposition of a ban on new blockades of Friesland Foods facilities subject to a penalty of EUR 500,000 for each day that DDB fails to comply with the order.