The need to qualify a contract, supposedly as a commercial agency, can arise in an international context, a situation that raises not only the question of the application of the qualification criteria, but also, perhaps even more delicately, that of their identification. A contract entitled (…) A commercial contribution agreement between two companies under which W was responsible for advertising to customers who may be interested in the services offered by Company O. The contracts offered to the contractor contained general and specific terms (…) The salesperson must control the behaviour of his own salespeople. This is the main lesson that can be learned from the judgment under comment. Company N, whose objective is the marketing of dietary supplements, uses the exclusive services of company C as part of a commercial agency contract in 2006; (…) This section selects books on topics related to competition law and economics. This compilation does not seek to be exhaustive, but rather to an overview of important topics in this area. The survey usually covers publication within the last three months following the publication of the latest edition of (…) The trade agency system under Articles L. 134-1 and following of the EC Treaty implements the provisions of Directive 86/653/EEC of 18 December 1986 relating to the coordination of Member States` laws relating to independent trade agents. Article 17, paragraph 3, of the directive, (…) the contract for a valid consideration entitles the compensation officer; The common interest contract results in compensation to the sales agent if his relationship with the client ceases. It is with these two aspects of the status of (…) This glossary is the list of keywords used by the Search Engine Competitions. Each keyword is automatically updated by the latest EU and national jurisdictions of the e-Competitions bulletin and competition review. The definitions are included in the DG COMP glossary on EU competition policy concepts (© European Union, 2002) and the OECD glossary of competition rules (© OECD, 1993). The definition of an agency agreement for the application of section 101 is based on the financial or commercial risk that the agent bears with respect to the activities for which he was designated as an agent by the adjudicator authority (see judgments in T-325/01 of September 15, 2005, Daimler Chrysler/Commission); Case C-217/05, 14 December 2006, Confederacion Espanola de Empresarios de Estaciones de Servicio/Cepsa and Case C-279/06, 11 September 2008, CEPSA Estaciones de Servicio SA v.
LV Tobar e Hijos.SL. In this regard, it is not essential for the assessment to know whether the agent is acting for one or more large obligations. Nor does this assessment matter in terms of the assent of the parties or the national legislation. On the occasion of a merger, Econocom, the client, and proposed by its commercial agent, SD Lease, the conclusion of a new agency contract modifying the basis and rate of its commissions – the rate of 6% of turnover is replaced by 9% of the gross margin – and includes a (…) The characterization of a contract as a commercial agency, the key to access to protection status under the 1991 Act, is the focus of our attention this month.