Rafael P. Amaro

Caen Normandie University

Rafael Amaro is Professor at the University of Caen Normandie (since 2019) after being Associate Professor at Descartes - Sorbonne Paris Cité (2013-2019). He teaches EU and French Competition Law, Human Rights, Civil Procedure and Tort Law. His researches focus mainly on the private enforcement of competition law and unfair commercial practices in B2B and B2C relationships. He is a member of the European network of legal experts Trans Europe Experts (TEE).

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Rafael P. Amaro Reparable surcharge: The Paris Court of Appeal upholds the existence of a reparable surcharge on the purchase of private label dairy products for two companies belonging to the mass retail sector (Cora / Lactalis)


Compensation for damages caused by the dairy products cartel - commentary on the Cora judgment (CA Paris, ch. 5-4, 24 Nov. 2021). Whatever the reservations that critics may have about certain passages of the reported judgment, the density of its reasoning makes it possible to measure the (...)

Catherine Prieto, Laurence Idot, Emmanuel Combe, Anne Wachsmann, David Bosco, Etienne Pfister, Mathilde Poulain, Marie-Cecile Rameau, Josep M. Carpi Badia, Etienne Chantrel, Didier Theophile, Guy Canivet, Rafael P. Amaro, Henri Piffaut, Doris Hildebrand, Paulo Burnier da Silveira, Fatma El-Zahraa Adel The integration of public interest considerations in the application of competition rules (26 Nov 2020)


The integration of public interest considerations is not only desirable, but possible because of the permeability of the competition rules to the reception of well-being by the competitive parameters of quality, choice and innovation in addition to that of price. The scope for progress depends (...)

Anne-Sophie Choné-Grimaldi, Ashley E. Bass, Florian Bien, Florian Wagner-von Papp, Luis Loras, Miguel Angel Malo, Paul Hitchings, Peter D. Camesasca, Rafael P. Amaro, Silvia Pietrini Implementation of EU Directive 2014/104 on actions for damages for infringements of competition law


The directive on actions for damages for infringements of the competition law has been published on 26 november 2014. This On Topic aims to show the principal issues that arise from the expected implementation of the directive on national laws. Presentation ---- Anne-Sophie Choné-Grimaldi (...)


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