CREDITS 2 (LV) 3 (ECTS) - 30 Contact Hours

This course will provide an understanding of the competition law mechanisms of the Internal Market, including the limitations placed on Member States, especially in relation to state aids. The course will have a special focus on the rights and obligations of the companies in the market, including issues related to both the substance of law and the procedures in the field of competition and state aids, as well as issues related to gender equality.

The course consists of lectures and seminars. Lectures in a particular topic will be followed by one or more seminars, which aim at developing the students’ problem solving skills. For seminars students are expected to analyze and discuss real and fictional cases.