CASE COMMENTS: STATE AID - FRANCE - INCOMPATIBLE AID - STATE LIABILITY

Incompatible aid: The French Supreme Administrative Court reiterates the impossibility of holding the State liable for the damage suffered by a company receiving incompatible State aid (Valette)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. In a judgment dated 10 July 2020, the Conseil d'État confirmed its case law ruling that a company receiving incompatible aid may not claim that the State is liable for the payment of that aid. In the present case, it dismissed the appeal brought by EARL Valette in proceedings relating to the annulment of the revenue vouchers issued by FranceAgriMer for the recovery of the State aid which it received between 1998 and 2002, known as 'contingencyplans', intended to support the national market in fruit and vegetables, in the form of financial aid for each marketing year concerned. The case thus concerns a dispute on which the Conseil d'État has ruled on several

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  • University Paris II Panthéon‑Assas
  • University Paris II Panthéon‑Assas

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Francesco Martucci, Anaëlle Sérani, Incompatible aid: The French Supreme Administrative Court reiterates the impossibility of holding the State liable for the damage suffered by a company receiving incompatible State aid (Valette), 10 July 2020, Concurrences N° 4-2020, Art. N° 97657, pp. 194-195

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