The EU Court of First Instance confirms the sanction inflicted to an automaker for having adopted restrictions on parallel exports through its Dutch dealers (Peugeot)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article in French, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On 5 October 2005, the Commission imposed a fine of €49.5 million on a car manufacturer for adopting a series of measures to restrict parallel exports of its branded vehicles by its Dutch dealers. Between January 1997 and September 2003, this supplier allegedly implemented a bonus system reserved for sales resulting in registration in the Netherlands, de facto excluding export sales. It also allegedly exerted various types of

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Louis Vogel, Joseph Vogel, The EU Court of First Instance confirms the sanction inflicted to an automaker for having adopted restrictions on parallel exports through its Dutch dealers (Peugeot), 3 September 2012, Concurrences N° 3-2009, Art. N° 52023, www.concurrences.com

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