Le Pacte Commissoire et la Protection de L’interet du Creancier en Droit OHADA

Authors Samson Igor Bidossessi Guedegbe

ISSN: 2521-2605
Affiliations: Docteur en Droit privé, Assistant à la Faculté de Droit et de Sciences Politiques Université d’Abomey-Calavi, Bénin
Source: Journal of Comparative Law in Africa, Volume 2 Issue 1, p. 39 – 73


Many voices have welcomed the recent recognition by the OHADA legislator of the agreement of forfeiture. The agreement is presented as a recovery mechanism, which offers the opportunity to obtain the repayment of secured debt quicker and cheaper. Yet the real situation is far from this objective. This article explains how, in practice, the creditor beneficiary of the agreement of forfeiture only has in his hands a weapon of relative efficiency, accompanied by uncertain effectiveness.