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Unfair competition: The Paris Court of Appeal condemns a group of companies qualified as transport undertakings for unfair competition (Viacab / Uber)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article in French, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. The activity of transporting people by car has been quite largely transformed by the contact with digital technology. The appearance of new services and new ways of providing transport services associated with the emergence of platforms have inevitably called into question the rules of various sectors of law such as labour law and civil liability law. In this respect, the ruling handed down by the Paris Court of Appeal on 12 December 2019 provides a topical illustration of the questions raised by the activities developed by the Uber companies, questions that are addressed here from the perspective of the requirement of fair competition. The case

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  • University Littoral-Cote d’Opale (Boulogne/Mer)

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Valérie Durand, Unfair competition: The Paris Court of Appeal condemns a group of companies qualified as transport undertakings for unfair competition (Viacab / Uber), 12 December 2019, Concurrences N° 2-2020, Art. N° 94856, pp. 114-116

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