In an opinion issued on 24 March 2010, Advocate General Niilo Jääskinen agrees with the judgment given by the General Court (hereinafter the “GC”) in 2008 by which the GC overturned a Commission decision ordering Deutsche Post to repay € 572 million of state aid. According to the AG, the Commission failed to examine whether the State measures actually exceeded the costs incurred by Deutsche Post in performing services of general economic interest. In particular, the AG finds
The EU Court of Justice Advocate General Jääskinen agrees with the General Court’s ruling in a State aid recovery case in the postal sector (Deutsche Post)
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