Coronavirus / COVID-19 – Competition and State aid

The coronavirus (COVID-19) poses considerable risks and challenges for all sectors, across all regions.

With national governments committing to support businesses, it is important to understand the rules relating to State aid and subsidies. Meanwhile, authorities continue to enforce competition rules, with a focus on certain risk areas arising from current trading conditions.

On this page you will find our latest insights on the competition and state aid issues relating to coronavirus and the actions that businesses should be taking now to prepare.

If you would like to discuss how we can help you identify and mitigate the risks to your business, please contact one of the experts listed below or your usual Osborne Clarke contact.