ALERTS: UNFAIR COMMERCIAL PRACTICES – SUDDEN BREAK OF ESTABLISHED BUSINESS RELATIONSHIPS

Sudden termination: The Paris Court of Appeal accepts that the consequences of the COVID-19 crisis constitute a case of force majeure exonerating the breach of an established commercial relationship (ACNA / GSF Aero)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. The facts in dispute began with the suspension, on 17 March 2020, and then the termination 3 months later, with 3 months' notice, of the nearly 15-year relationship under which a subcontractor had been cleaning and providing meal trays for some of Air France's long-haul aircraft on stopover at Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle airport. Let us remember that since that time, travel has been restricted and air traffic has been greatly reduced. However, as early as July, the ousted subcontractor brought an interlocutory action against its partner for the sudden termination of the relationship due to insufficient notice, which was not in fact effective, and requested

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Clémence Mouly-Guillemaud, Sudden termination: The Paris Court of Appeal accepts that the consequences of the COVID-19 crisis constitute a case of force majeure exonerating the breach of an established commercial relationship (ACNA / GSF Aero), 26 March 2021, Concurrences N° 4-2021, Art. N° 101350, www.concurrences.com

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