CASE COMMENTS : STATE AIDS – CONCESSION SCHEMES – TRANSPORT – PUBLIC SERVICE OBLIGATIONS – CORSICA – COMPENSATION FOR PUBLIC SERVICE COSTS – STATE AID – ALTMARK CASE LAW

Public service obligations - Compensation for public service costs: The Council of State approves the creation and funding of the public service of shipping between Corsica and the mainland (Compagnie Méridionale de Navigation)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. CE, 13 July 2012, Compagnie Méridionale de Navigation, n° 355616 The issue of financing public transport services has been the subject of sustained attention by the Council of State in recent months (see not. CE, 23 July 2012, Île-de-France Region, this review, n° 04-2012, note D. Guinard). It is all the more sensitive when it concerns the financing of maritime services to Corsica, the controversial nature of which has been a constant source of legal controversy in recent years. Moreover, the Court of First Instance of the European Union recently annulled the Commission's decision validating the recapitalisation and privatisation of SNCM in the light of aid

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Arnaud Sée, Public service obligations - Compensation for public service costs: The Council of State approves the creation and funding of the public service of shipping between Corsica and the mainland (Compagnie Méridionale de Navigation), 13 July 2012, Concurrences N° 4-2012, Art. N° 49519, pp. 139-141

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