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Bus firm takes car sharers to court [Jul. 13th, 2005|09:29 am]
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Via mart:

Bus firm takes car sharers to court
http://www.guardian.co.uk/international/story/0,3604,1525590,00.html

They might have been congratulated for their "green" efforts in an area of heavy air pollution.

Instead a group of French cleaning ladies who organised a car-sharing scheme to get to work are being taken to court by a coach company which accuses them of "an act of unfair and parasitical competition".

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[User Picture]From: erik
2005-07-13 04:40 pm (UTC)
    "It's absurd and ridiculous," said the women's lawyer, Cécile Klein-Schmitt. "I don't see how any magistrate can find any legal basis for this case."
I think that kind of says it all. What could that judge possibly be thinking?
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[User Picture]From: rivulet
2005-07-13 05:44 pm (UTC)

OT, but...

LJ reference in CNN (just in case you haven't seen it yet)
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[User Picture]From: mark3
2005-07-14 01:37 am (UTC)
Leave it to the French!
~Mark
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