CASE COMMENTS: DISTRIBUTION - COMMERCIAL AGENCY – TERMINATION INDEMNITY – CONVENTIONAL FIXATION

Commercial agency : The Agen Court of Appeals refuses to grant a commercial agent a termination allowance different from the one contractually agreed (Méditerranéenne de courtage)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. The question of indemnification of the agent feeds into the dispute over the termination of the commercial agency contract, at least in the field of the agent's right to compensation for damage arising from the loss of the right to prospect the principal's clientele and to profit from it (art. L. 134-12 C. com.; D. Ferrier and N. Ferrier, op. cit., p. 2). Ferrier, Droit de la distribution, Litec, 2014, 7th ed.). Fewer disputes have arisen over the amount of compensation paid to the agent, especially when it is fixed in the commercial agency contract. This is firstly due to the texts setting the status of commercial agents: Article L. 134-16, which deems

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Dominique Ferré, Blanche de La Mure, Commercial agency : The Agen Court of Appeals refuses to grant a commercial agent a termination allowance different from the one contractually agreed (Méditerranéenne de courtage), 16 June 2014, Concurrences N° 4-2014, Art. N° 69927, pp. 147-148

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