Official Journal of the European Union

C 374/6

Judgment of the Court of Justice (Tenth Chamber) of 7 September 2017 (request for a preliminary ruling from the Landgericht Hannover — Germany) — Heike Schottelius v Falk Seifert

(Case C-247/16) (1)

((Reference for a preliminary ruling - Consumer protection - Directive 1999/44/EC - Sale of consumer goods and associated guarantees - Notion of ‘contract of sale’ - Inapplicability of that directive - Lack of jurisdiction of the Court))

(2017/C 374/08)

Language of the case: German

Referring court

Landgericht Hannover

Parties to the main proceedings

Applicant: Heike Schottelius

Defendant: Falk Seifert

Operative part of the judgment

The Court of Justice of the European Union does not have jurisdiction to answer the question referred for a preliminary ruling by the Landgericht Hannover (Hanover Regional Court, Germany) by decision of 22 April 2016.

(1)  OJ C 279, 1.8.2016.