European firms in London: City of dreams

4-Nov-2013 | By Joanne Harris

With a focus on internationalisation and a determination to forge bonds with clients, European firms are finding their City bases increasingly important

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France: Comme ci, comme ça

14-Oct-2013 | By Joanne Harris

Those chic Parisian boutiques keep making bread, but international firms are finding the French market has passed its best

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Nabarro signs up Lefèvre Pelletier as new French ally

13-Oct-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Nabarro has formed a new French alliance with Lefèvre Pelletier & Associés seven months after breaking up with former alliance partner August & Debouzy.


Orrick focuses on Africa with Heenan Paris hire

9-Oct-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Orrick Rambaud Martel has strengthened its Paris banking group and Africa expertise with the hire of a partner from Heenan Paris, the French successor firm to collapsed Canadian outfit Heenan Blaikie.


France's Jeantet launches in Switzerland with DLA Piper hire

25-Sep-2014 | By Joanne Harris

French firm Jeantet Associés has launched an office in Geneva, its third office outside Paris, in a bid to meet client demand from Swiss clients and those wanting to invest in the country.

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European Employment Law Update — September 2014: France download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 14-Oct-2014

Addleshaw Goddard has released the September 2014 edition of its European Employment Law Update. This section focuses on France.

Owning a French residential property in France: some tax considerations download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 10-Oct-2014

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co’s French tax experts address some of the main issues that individuals owning French residential property should consider.

Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence — French legislation on evening advertising on public channels; and more weblink subscription

DLA Piper 3-Oct-2014

The October issue of Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence discusses evening advertising on public channels, gambling, paid television and more.

France, Luxembourg amend treaty, affecting investment structures of Luxembourg vehicles holding French real estate download subscription

DLA Piper 24-Sep-2014

France and Luxembourg have signed a new amendment to the tax treaty that will affect the investment structures involving Luxembourg vehicles holding French real-estate assets.

Cour de Cassation quashes decision that disregarded ICC rule on time limits to arbitrator challenges — two takeaways download subscription

DLA Piper 23-Sep-2014

This milestone decision further limits the scope for French courts to annul arbitration awards and reinforces the efficiency of France-seated arbitral proceedings.

Be Global — September 2014: employment newsletter download subscription

DLA Piper 22-Sep-2014

Be Global is DLA Piper’s snapshot of key global employment law developments designed to help you identify legal hotspots across your global operations.

Fourth amendment of the Luxembourg and France double tax treaty download subscription

Wildgen 15-Sep-2014

On 5 September 2014, the French and Luxembourg finance ministers signed a protocol amending article 3 of the France-Luxembourg double tax treaty.

The coffee capsule revolution: French competition authority opens up market to Nespresso rivals download subscription

Shoosmiths 11-Sep-2014

Following an investigation sparked by complaints from rival espresso coffee capsule manufacturers, the French Competition Authority has accepted commitments from Nespresso.

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