5May

State Aid for Local Authorities and its impact on Alternative Service Delivery Models

(Introductory/Intermediate)

Repeated from East Midlands

Theme: Public Procurement and State aid

5 May 2017, 9.30am registration (9.45am start) – 1.00pm (followed by lunch) Sheffield City Council

VCE NOT AVAILABLE

Presented by Geldards

Course overview

This course will cover an overview of the State aid rules covering the concept of State aid, the rules on local aid, methodology for assessing compliance with the market economy operator principle, the special State aid rules applying to services of general economic interest, the interplay between the State aid rules and the procurement rules and how the State aid rules impact on a variety of alternative service delivery models
Suitable audience:

Lawyers involved in designing alternative delivery models,

Overview and topics to be covered include:

• The concept of State aid
• The rules on local aid
• Methodology for assessing compliance with the market economy operator principle
• The special State aid rules applying to services of general economic interest
• The interplay between the State aid rules and the procurement rules
• How the State aid rules impact on a variety of alternative service delivery models

Interactive elements

There will be a workshop session where delegates will be asked to assess the State aid considerations arising in a range of scenarios

Duration: Half a day (3 training hours) including lunch

Competencies

This course will cover:

B Technical legal practice

Presenter profiles:

Bethan Lloyd is a Partner in the Commercial Services team at Geldards. She is a very experienced State aid practitioner and has advised a wide range of public sector bodies on all aspects of State aid law. Bethan’s other areas of specialism are competition law and procurement law.

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If you would like to send a list of registrants, please email Julie.Scheller@freeths.co.uk.