ALERTS: STATE AIDS - UNLAWFUL AID - QUALIFICATION - ANNULMENT

Unlawful aid: The General Court of the European Union annuls the decision of the European Commission qualifying the tax treatment of four Spanish professional football clubs as State aid (Fútbol Club Barcelona)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Taking the view that, as a result of an error in the assessment of the facts, the Commission has not demonstrated, to the requisite legal standard, the existence of an advantage, the Court of First Instance of the European Union annuls the Commission's decision classifying as State aid the tax scheme for four Spanish professional football clubs. On 26 February 2019, the European Union Court of First Instance delivered two judgments in the case of the four Spanish professional football clubs exempted from being converted into sports limited companies. However, while it confirmed, in itsjudgment in Case T-679/16 (Athletic Club v. Commission)In itsjudgment

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers

Already Subscribed? Sign-in

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers.

Read one article for free

Sign-up to read this article for free and discover our services.

 

PDF Version

Author

  • L’actu-concurrence (Paris)

Quotation

Alain Ronzano, Unlawful aid: The General Court of the European Union annuls the decision of the European Commission qualifying the tax treatment of four Spanish professional football clubs as State aid (Fútbol Club Barcelona), 26 February 2019, Concurrences N° 2-2019, Art. N° 89524, www.concurrences.com

Visites 228

All reviews