CASE COMMENTS: STATE AIDS - ENERGY - SERIOUS DIFFICULTIES

Serious difficulties : The Court of Justice of the European Union annuls a judgment of the General Court of the European Union and limits the factors considered as serious difficulties requiring the opening of a formal investigation procedure (Tempus Energy)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Following the Advocate General's conclusions, the Court's Tempus judgment seems to have put a stop to a marked jurisprudential trend of the General Court which led it to increasingly see indications of serious difficulties in preliminary examination procedures leading to decisions not to raise objections to aid, to extend the scope of the indications of such difficulties and finally to set the diligence required of the Commission during such examination at a very high level. The Tempus judgment of the General Court (judgment of the General Court of 15 November 2018 in Case T-793/14, Tempus Energy Ltd and Tempus Energy Technology Ltd v Commission,

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Bruno Stromsky, Serious difficulties : The Court of Justice of the European Union annuls a judgment of the General Court of the European Union and limits the factors considered as serious difficulties requiring the opening of a formal investigation procedure (Tempus Energy), 2 September 2021, Concurrences N° 4-2021, Art. N° 103377, pp. 112-113

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