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Environmental Protection, Internal Market, Economic Instruments: Joining the Dots

Internal Market Rules, EU Competition Law, EU Trade Law and Environmental Protection EU State Aid Law and Green Public Procurement Ecotaxes and EU Emissions Trading System


The aim of this seminar is to unpack the linkages between environmental law and policy and other areas of EU law, such as internal market rules, competition law, the market-based mechanisms for environmental protection as well as the public procurement and EU trade rules. It will offer an overview of the latest developments regarding legislation, case law and best practices in these crosscutting areas facilitating the exchange of experiences among legal practitioners, judges and regulators.

Key topics

  • EU environmental law and internal market rules (focus on renewables and plastics)
  • Green public procurement
  • EU State aid law and environmental protection
  • Eco-taxation (fiscal mechanisms) and charge systems
  • EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS)
  • Competition law (Art. 101 and 102 TFEU) and the environment
  • EU trade law and environmental policy
  • Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS)


5 Dec 2019 @ 09:00 am

6 Dec 2019 @ 01:00 pm

Duration: 1 days, 4 hours



Rue de la loi 42

1000 Brussel


Organised by

Academy of European Law (ERA)

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