Commercial agent: The French Supreme Court reiterates that article L. 442-6. I. 5° formerly of the commercial code does not apply to commercial agents (Exalis)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. The former article L. 442-6, I, 5° C. com. (now C. com., art. L. 442-1, II with Ordinance No. 2019-359 of April 24, 2019 recasting Title IV of Book IV on transparency, restrictive competition practices and other prohibited practices) is a cardinal device in the fight against unfair commercial practices. The comprehensive delimitation of its scope of application has undoubtedly contributed to bringing this provision to the forefront of the legal scene. However, many situations fall outside its scope. This is the case for activities that are incompatible with the notion of a commercial relationship (see, for example, in recent case law, Cass. com, February

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers

Already Subscribed? Sign-in

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers.

Read one article for free

Sign-up to read this article for free and discover our services.

 

PDF Version

Author

  • University Littoral-Cote d’Opale (Boulogne/Mer)

Quotation

Valérie Durand, Commercial agent: The French Supreme Court reiterates that article L. 442-6. I. 5° formerly of the commercial code does not apply to commercial agents (Exalis), 7 September 2022, Concurrences N° 4-2022, Art. N° 109594, pp. 90-91

Visites 77

All reviews