22 June 2020

Motor vehicle distribution: Transfer of contract
The manufacturer may refuse to approve a transferee proposed by the dealer without further examination of the application, where the mere knowledge of its identity makes it possible to determine that such a choice is incompatible with the strategic options under the manufacturer’s sole  prerogative.
CA Paris, 17 June 2020, LawLex20200000522JBJ

Commercial agents: Applicable law
By virtue of the Hague Convention, the law applicable to a commercial agency contract performed in Algeria is French law when the parties have designated the French courts to hear any disputes, used the French language in the drafting of the contract and where the place of origin of the products, of validation of estimates and payment of commissions is France.
CA Paris, 3 June 2020, LawLex20200000495JBJ