The ECJ's Backlash on Access to Documents in the Commission's File on State Aid Cases by Private Parties

de Juan, María Muñoz; Panero Rivas, Jose Manuel
December 2010
European State Aid Law Quarterly;Dec2010, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p871
The article presents commentaries on the case of European Commission and Technische Glaswerke Ilmenau GMBH. It offers opinion on the refusal of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) to access the documents related to the case and evaluates its risk to State aid procedures. It tackles two theoretical different rights such as the possible right of access to the file and the right of access on Commission's file under the regulation for documents, followed by the European Union institutions.


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