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Compensation: Three French Courts welcome compensation actions brought after the European Commission and the Competition Authority have condemned cartels (Carrefour / Johnson & Johnson)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Who can still say that the French compensation litigation for anti-competitive practices has been reduced to a mere pittance? Three decisions respectively delivered by three different courts, the Tribunal de grande instance de Rennes, on 7 October 2019 (TGI Rennes, 2nd ch. civ., 7 October 2019, RG 13/00136)The Paris Commercial Court, 23 September (T. Com. Paris 15e ch., 23 September 2019, RG 2017013944) and the Administrative Court of Appeal of Paris, on 13 June 2019 (CAA Paris 4e ch. 13 June 2019, No. 14PA02419)The fact that the two countries have not yet agreed on a common position on this issue is undoubtedly a clear indication of the contrary. In all

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Muriel Chagny, Compensation: Three French Courts welcome compensation actions brought after the European Commission and the Competition Authority have condemned cartels (Carrefour / Johnson & Johnson), 23 September 2019, Concurrences N° 4-2019, Art. N° 92149, www.concurrences.com

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