A public person can be sentenced to "competitive" damages!
EC 17 March 2010, Communauté d'agglomération de Laval, French Reg. No. 305860
An economic operator may claim compensation for "competitive damage" that he considers to have suffered in the event that the public body, without being the author of the anti-competitive practices, has by its negligence or its abstention made it possible to carry out such practices competitor.