EU General Court T-57/11: Aid to Spanish coal power plants granted in order to ensure a secure supply of electricity in Spain is compatible with EU rules on State aid

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Revisions on Capacity Assurance Mechanism risk facing illegal state aid charges, troika says

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Speech of Dr. A. Metaxas, Chairman of the Hellenic State aid Institute in the conference "Modernisation of the Normative Framework of State aid Control-Challenges for the Greek Public Administration"

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1rst part here

2nd part here

3rd part here

Dr. A.Metaxas: State aid shaping new energy market environment

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Conference Announcement

Modernisation of the Normative Framework of State aid Control - Challenges for the Greek Public Administration" on 13/11/2014, 09.00-16.30. The Conference will take place in the auditorium "Giannos Kranidiotis"  1, Akadimias Str. Athens

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The Institute’s Board of Directors is headed by Dr. A. Metaxas, President and Dr. M. Kekelekis, Secretary.

The organizational structure of the Institute includes an Advisory Board and a Research Board.

The Advisory Board consists of renowned international experts with a remarkable academic and professional reputation and experience in the area of State Aid.

The Research Board, directed by Stamatis Drakakakis and Dr. George Kolyvas, aims at materializing the Institute’s scientific and research activities. The Members of the Research Board are appointed by the Board of Directors.

Members of the Institute may become individuals or legal persons with interest in the state aid field, irrespective of their educational or business background, according to the conditions laid down in the statute of the Institute.

Advisory Board  

Christos Andreou, Commissioner for State aid, Cyprus

Ass. Professor Nikolaos Farantouris, University of Piraeus

Professor Panayotis Grigoriou, University of the Aegean School of Social Sciences

Professor Kostas Ifantis, University of Athens

Dr. Thomas Jaeger, Managing Editor, European State Aid Law Quarterly

Professor Yannis Katsoulacos, Vice Rector, Athens University of Economics and Business

Professor Phedon Nicolaides, European Institute of Public Administration

Professor Michalis Tsinisizelis, University of Athens

Ass. Professor Maria Papantoni, University of Panteios

Dr. Sc. Mirna Pavletic Zupic, Member of Croatian Competition Council, Croatia Competition Agency

Mag. iur. Valerie Ditz. LL.M. (London), Bundeswettbewerbsbehörde, Austria

Prof. Dr. Martin Nettesheim, University of Tuebingen, Law School

Prof. T. Tridimas,  Sir John Lubbock Professor of Banking Law and Deputy Director of the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London