The transaction is not contrary to the rules of public accounting and the principles of public order!
Public authorities are often worried when the hypothesis of a transactional solution is envisaged to resolve a dispute over public procurement: they apprehend both the control of legality and that of the Regional Chamber of Accounts.
Rule n ° 1:
The recourse to the transaction must comply with the provisions of Article 2044 of the Civil Code. For the record, any transaction concerns a contestation born or a dispute to be born and is characterized by reciprocal concessions. Otherwise the transaction is null.
Rule n ° 2:
The rules of public accounting and especially those relating to the requisition of accountants do not prevent the use of the transaction to put an end to a dispute born or to come.