Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 20 September 2018

Kingdom of Spain v European Commission

Appeal — State aid — Digital television — Aid for the deployment of digital terrestrial television in remote and less urbanised areas of the Comunidad Autónoma de Castilla-La Mancha (Autonomous Community of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain) — Subsidies granted to operators of digital terrestrial television platforms — Decision declaring the aid incompatible in part with the internal market — Concept of ‘State aid’ — Advantage — Service of general economic interest — Definition — Discretion of the Member States

Case C-114/17 P



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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
26/10/2018 Spain v Commission
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2018:753
20/09/2018 Spain v Commission
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:2018:753
20/09/2018 Spain v Commission
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2018:309
08/05/2018 Spain v Commission
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Application (OJ)
07/04/2017 Spain v Commission
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Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

Information not available

Systematic classification scheme

1.
3 Legal proceedings
  3.08 Procedural rules
    3.08.04 Subject-matter, form of order sought and pleas in law
      3.08.04.03 New pleas in law
3 Legal proceedings
  3.10 Appeals
    3.10.06 Pleas in law
3 Legal proceedings
  3.08 Procedural rules
    3.08.04 Subject-matter, form of order sought and pleas in law
      3.08.04.02 Amendment to the form of order sought
3 Legal proceedings
  3.10 Appeals
    3.10.06 Pleas in law
3 Legal proceedings
  3.10 Appeals
    3.10.06 Pleas in law
3 Legal proceedings
  3.08 Procedural rules
    3.08.08 Judgments and orders
      3.08.08.01 Statement of reasons
3 Legal proceedings
  3.10 Appeals
    3.10.06 Pleas in law
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.09 State aid
    4.09.01 Definition of aid
      4.09.01.03 Advantage conferred on an undertaking
        4.09.01.03.02 Compensation for the costs connected with a public service mission
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.09 State aid
    4.09.01 Definition of aid
      4.09.01.03 Advantage conferred on an undertaking
        4.09.01.03.02 Compensation for the costs connected with a public service mission


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

Opinion


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 03/03/2017

Date of the Opinion

  • 08/05/2018

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

20/09/2018


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 408 from 12.11.2018, p.17

Application: OJ C 129 from 24.04.2017, p.11

Name of the parties

Spain v Commission

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Idot, Laurence: SIEG, Europe 2018 Mois Comm. nº 11 p.30-31 (FR)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Information not available

Subject-matter

  • Competition
  • - State aid

Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment
  • Appeals : dismissal on grounds of inadmissibility
  • Appeals : dismissal on substantive grounds

Formation of the Court

quatrième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Jürimäe

Advocate General

Sharpston

Language(s) of the Case

  • Spanish

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • English