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Preliminary ruling for constitutionality : The French Constitutional Council specifies the constitutional framework of paying passenger transport activities (Uber France)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article in French, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On 22 May 2015, the Constitutional Council handed down a long-awaited QPC decision particularly for the sector of private passenger transport for reward. Just a few months after the decision No. 2014-422 QPC of 17 October 2014In the case of the VTC, it was once again up to the constitutional judge to rule on a dispute involving the VTC. Disturbed by the rise of chauffeur-driven passenger cars, this sector has been shaken by the arrival of new services based on smart phone applications, of which UberPop embodies the most pernicious formula for taxis and VTCs. Therefore, the legislative framework of the activity has particularly evolved in 2014

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  • University Paris II Panthéon‑Assas

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Francesco Martucci, Preliminary ruling for constitutionality : The French Constitutional Council specifies the constitutional framework of paying passenger transport activities (Uber France), 22 May 2015, Concurrences N° 4-2015, Art. N° 76544, pp. 214-216

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