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Compensation for damages: The French Supreme Court explains that compensation for damages can be assessed by taking into consideration the undue advantage granted to the author of an act of unfair competition (Cristal de Paris / Cristallerie de Montbronn)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article in French, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. While the reform of the ordinary law of civil liability has been slow to take shape at the legislative level, the judicial courts and, first and foremost, the Court of Cassation have not hesitated to make certain advances which contribute to the attractiveness of French law and the French legal system and illustrate the ability of the judicial judge to take advantage of the flexibility of the ordinary law. TheJudgment of the Commercial Chamber, 12 February 2020 (No. 17-31614)In this respect, the question of unfair competition deserves the attention, well beyond the single hypothesis concerned, of all those interested in the compensation of

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  • Université Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

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Muriel Chagny, Compensation for damages: The French Supreme Court explains that compensation for damages can be assessed by taking into consideration the undue advantage granted to the author of an act of unfair competition (Cristal de Paris / Cristallerie de Montbronn), 12 February 2020, Concurrences N° 2-2020, Art. N° 93579, www.concurrences.com

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