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Sanctions: The Paris Court of Appeal reforms a decision of the Competition Authority sanctioning a company to the tune of €900,000 for non-compliance with its commitments (PMU / Betclic)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. In a particularly severe ruling for the Competition Authority, issued on September 2, 2021the Chamber 5-7 of the Paris Court of Appeal overturned in its entirety decision no. 20-D-07 of 7 April 2020900,000 for failing to comply with its commitment to separate the stakes pools marketed "on the ground" and online for foreign races. It will be remembered that following a referral from Betclic, the Competition Authority obtained commitments from PMU which it made binding by decision No. 14-D-04 of 25 February 2014mainly consisting of separating its hard and online stakes pools. In December 2017, Betclic and Zeturf again referred the matter to the Authority

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Alain Ronzano, Sanctions: The Paris Court of Appeal reforms a decision of the Competition Authority sanctioning a company to the tune of €900,000 for non-compliance with its commitments (PMU / Betclic), 2 September 2021, Concurrences N° 4-2021, Art. N° 102403, www.concurrences.com

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