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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
EU State Aids 5th ed isbn 9780414055704

EU State Aids 4th ed


ISBN13: 9780414046566
New Edition ISBN: 9780414055704
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780421902602
Published: April 2012
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print



This authoritative text provides practitioners with a detailed examination of the substantive and procedural aspects of state aid law and policy, analysing the underlying rules and how they have been applied by the Commission and the Courts.

  • Explains the European Commission’s considerable powers to monitor, control and restrict the forms and levels of aid given by all EU member states to their industries
  • Covers specific issues such as public sector aid, guarantees and taxation
  • Examines State aid in specific sectors, including the financial sector, agriculture, large investment projects, transport and broadcasting
  • Deals with horizontal aid, including aid for SMEs, employment and training, regional aid and aid for research, development and innovation
  • Discusses the economic aspects concerning State aid such as the market investor principle
  • Goes through the administrative procedure for examining State aid
  • Covers the remedies for dealing with and recovering unlawful State aid and the availability of judicial protection
  • Sets out the procedures for illegal state aid complaints
  • Includes summaries of all cases by the General Court and the Court of Justice
  • Lists all relevant rules, regulations, notices and guidance notes, with references to full texts
New to this edition:-

  • Presents a complete picture of EU State aid law since the fundamental reforms of the Commission’s State Aid Action Plan
  • Includes an analysis of the impact of economics on state aid law
  • Covers the 2008 General Block Exemption Regulation and the emergency State aid measures issued by the Commission in recent years
  • Covers the impact of the new simplified notification procedures
  • Considers the impact of the Lisbon Treaty
  • Provides a full up date on WTO law
  • Examines the fluctuating case law on procedural rights of third parties

  • Subjects:
    Competition Law, EU Law
    Contents:
    Chapter 1: EU State Aid Law — Now a Truly Ugly Sister?
    Chapter 2: The Economics of State Aid and the Balancing Test
    Chapter 3: The General Framework
    Chapter 4: Article 107(2) and Article 107(3)
    Chapter 5: State Aid in the Accession Countries
    Chapter 6: WTO Regulation of Subsidies
    Chapter 7: De Minimis Aid
    Chapter 8: Public Sector Aid
    Chapter 9: Guarantees
    Chapter 10: Taxation
    Chapter 11: The General Block Exemption Regulation
    Chapter 12: Sectoral Aid Introduction
    Chapter 13: Agriculture
    Chapter 14: State Aid to the Coal and Steel Sectors
    Chapter 15: Regional Investment Aid to Large Investment Projects: the Rules Under the State Aid Architecture or 2007-2013
    Chapter 16: Shipbuilding
    Chapter 17: Transport
    Chapter 18: Broadcasting
    Chapter 19: Financial Sector
    Chapter 20: The Energy Sector
    Chapter 21: Regional Aid
    Chapter 22: Environmental Aid
    Chapter 23: Research, Development and Innovation Aid
    Chapter 24: Rescuing and Restructuring Aid
    Chapter 25: Administrative Procedure
    Chapter 26: Recovery of Unlawful Aid
    Chapter 27: Judicial Protection
    Appendices:
    EU Competition Law Rules Applicable to State Aid
    ECJ Judgments and Orders
    General Court Judgments and Orders