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Together forever? How State aid law will affect the UK even after Brexit

30 June 2016

Jurisdictions: United Kingdom
Services: Administrative and Public Law, Antitrust and Competition, Government Relations and Policy Advocacy

After the UK Brexit referendum of 23 June the implications on the political, economic and legal relations between the UK and the EU have been discussed from many angles. But what about one of the main pillars for the successful integration of the European Single Market: State aid law? 

Does the end of EU membership also bring to an end the application of State aid provisions that shall ensure that domestic support for companies such as grants or tax breaks does not distort competition? It may not be as easy as this.

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