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Commission approves UK aid for feasibility studies on carbon capture and storage demonstration projects

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 14 2009

The European Commission has approved, under EC Treaty State aid rules, aid that the UK intends to grant to conduct two front end engineering and feasibility studies (FEED-studies) on two industrial-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) demonstration projects

The Commission approves liquidation of Bradford & Bingley

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 30 2010

In 2008, the UK Government decided to nationalise and wind down Bradford & Bingley while it was still solvent

Reference to ECJ in seizure of counterfeit goods case

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 10 2009

In the JulyAugust edition of this bulletin we reported on a decision of Mr Justice Kitchin in the case of Nokia Corporation v Her Majesty's Commissioners of Revenue & Customs (HMRC

ECJ orders UK customs to refund antidumping duties to IKEA

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 29 2007

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that furniture retailer IKEA has a right to repayment from UK customs authorities for invalid antidumping duties levied on imports of bed linen from India and Pakistan

Commission extends in-depth investigation into UK aid package for Northern Rock

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 11 2009

The European Commission has extended the scope of its in-depth investigation under EC Treaty State aid rules into a UK aid package for Northern Rock

International Trade and Technology Transfer Reporter IT3

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • May 22 2012

Expectations were high when the US-UK Defense Trade Cooperation Treaty (Treaty Doc. 1107) was signed by President Bush and Prime Minister Blair on June 21, 2007

Commission approves UK £113.7 million R&D aid to Short Brothers for development of composite wings

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 23 2009

The European Commission has approved, under EC Treaty State aid rules, a repayable cash advance of £113.7 million (120.59 million) that the UK plans to give to Short Brothers PLC, a 100 subsidiary of Bombardier, for the development of composite wings for Bombardier's new CSeries aircraft

Reference to ECJ in seizure of counterfeit goods case

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 30 2010

In the NovemberDecember 2009 edition of this Bulletin, we reported on the Court of Appeal's reference to the ECJ in the case of Nokia v Her Majesty's Commissioners of Revenue & Customs

Commission approves extension of UK support measures to financial institutions

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 22 2009

The European Commission has approved in accordance with EC State aid rules an extension of the UK’s credit guarantee and recapitalisation schemes, which form part of the UK's package of support measures for financial institutions during the current financial crisis

Commission endorses temporary UK subsidised interest rates scheme to counter credit squeeze

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 19 2009

The European Commission has authorised under EC Treaty rules on State aid a UK scheme to relieve firms who may be encountering financial problems due to the current economic climate