CASE COMMENTS: STATE AID – FRANCE - STRUCTURAL FUNDS – MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY – RECOVERY

Recovery: The Administrative Courts of Appeal of Bordeaux and Douai clarify the relationship between State aid law and the Structural Funds rules (EDHEC, Constructys Midi-Pyrénées)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article in French, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. In a judgment dated 4 February 2020, the Administrative Court of Appeal of Douai upheld the judgment of the administrative court which annulled the decision of the Hauts-de-France region ordering the recovery of aid paid under the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). On the other hand, the Administrative Court of Appeal of Bordeaux ruled on 19 December 2019 that the Prefect of the Midi-Pyrénées region had rightly recovered state aid from an incorrectly used European Social Fund (ESF) grant. These two rulings raise the delicate question of how to link the Structural Funds and state aid procedures. More specifically, they concern state aid

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  • University Paris II Panthéon‑Assas

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Francesco Martucci, Recovery: The Administrative Courts of Appeal of Bordeaux and Douai clarify the relationship between State aid law and the Structural Funds rules (EDHEC, Constructys Midi-Pyrénées), 4 February 2020, Concurrences N° 2-2020, Art. N° 94516, pp. 154-156

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