The Inspectorate had the production company, imposed a fine of 116.550 euro because of the performances of minor panfluitspelers during seven concerts in the summer of 2015, on the Vrijthof in Maastricht. Rieu stepped to the right. Which ruled late last year that the Limburg musician, the fine did not have to pay. Not Rieu was their employer, but the Romanian panfluitvirtuoos Gheorghe Zamfir who was responsible for the well-being of the children.
The minister of Social Affairs and Employment did not agree with the court and went in appeal to the Council of State. That was Wednesday in the consideration of the court. The penalty is wrongly imposed, the highest administrative judge.