Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 102 (Sep)
Court: Court of Justice of the European Communities (Fifth Chamber)

Judges Jann (President), Edward, La Pergola, Wathelet and Timmermans (Rapporteur)

Judgment Dates: 19 September 2002


European Community - State aids - Aid to agricultural sector - Commission finding aid granted incompatible with EC Treaty - Whether Commission correct - Article 87 EC.

The Case

On the facts of the instant case, a decision of the Commission that the grant of state aids to parts of the agricultural sector was in breach of art87EC (on aid granted by a member state which distorted or threatened to distort competition) was correctly made.

Practice Areas

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