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New carbon emission information and declaration obligations for shipping companies
  • Lewis & Co
  • European Union, France
  • November 18 2015

Following the agreement between the negotiators of the European Parliament and the European Council on the regulation setting out new rules for the

Opérations portant sur les navires de commerce maritime
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • France, European Union
  • July 28 2015

Tirant les conséquences d'un arrêt de la CJUE de 2013 (aff. 19712 du 21032013 - Commission contre France), l'administration fiscale modifie sa

Contributions from NCTM offices around the world
  • NCTM Studio Legale
  • Belgium, China, European Union, France, Germany, Luxembourg
  • April 2 2015

On 23 March 2015, the European Commission ('Commission') found that Greek government tax advantages and preferential accounting treatment granted to

EU state aid law EU shipping law: French tonnage tax regime scrutinised but cleared by European Commission
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, France
  • February 4 2015

Tonnage tax regimes are increasingly common worldwide. Under such schemes, shipping companies are taxed on the basis of the tonnage of their fleets

EU General Court finds French aid to SeaFrance (SNCF) incompatible with state aid rules and confirms that it has to be paid back
  • NCTM Studio Legale
  • European Union, France
  • February 3 2015

Another chapter in the long running saga about keeping SeaFrance financially afloat has come to an end. On 15 January 2015, the General Court of the

Environment, planning and regulatory news
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, France, Germany, United Kingdom
  • September 9 2014

The European Commission has recently issued its proposals to turn Europe into a circular economy - essentially a society without waste. The

Commission orders recovery of French aid to Sernam
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, France
  • March 13 2012

On 9 March 2012, the European Commission announced that it has decided that 642m of state aid granted by France to Sernam, the former road and rail transport services operator of France’s national railway company (SNCF), is unlawful and must be recovered

Restructuring plan to rescue SeaFrance fails to meet approval
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, France
  • November 10 2011

France’s plan to recapitalise and rescue struggling ferry company SeaFrance failed to gain Commission approval on 24 October 2011

Merger referrals
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, France
  • November 3 2009

The Commission has referred the examination of the planned acquisition of Keolis and EFFIA by SNCF and CDPQ to France’s Competition Authority in response to the latter’s request due to the merger being in danger of appreciably affecting competition in the public passenger transport markets solely in France

Commission refers acquisition of Keolis and Effia by SNCF and CDPQ to the French Competition Authority
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, France
  • October 31 2009

On 15 September 2009, the Commission received the notification of a proposed concentration by which the undertaking SNCF-Participations (France) and the Caisse de Dépôt et de Placement du Québec (CDPQ) (Quebec), plan to acquire joint control of the whole of Keolis and Effia