Moving the competition and state aid law goalposts

Was 2008 the year when competition and state aid law died?

3rd January, 2009

Was 2008 the year when competition and state aid law died? No, but some of the rules in the rule book got thrown away and may take some time to reappear. Atone level, competition law and state aid law were very much alive and kicking during 2008. Just ask Kerry Group which had its bid for Breeo blocked by the Irish Competition Authority (ICA).

Just ask a company such as Saint Gobain which was fined €896 million...

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