Dechert has announced the hire of former Weil Gotshal & Manges corporate finance heavyweight Laurent Faugérolas as a partner, almost three years after he quit law to set up a corporate advisory boutique.
Fieldfisher has been ordered to pay damages and costs totalling €28,454 (£20,000) after a Paris employment tribunal found it had unfairly dismissed a secretary from its office in the French capital.
Hogan Lovells has paid tribute to Valentin Ribet, a litigation associate in its Paris office who was killed at the Bataclan concert hall in the terrorist attacks on Friday night.
French Social contributions: the French tax authorities have issued their comments on the reimbursement claims download subscription
As expected, the FTA considers that the claim can only be made by EU, European Economic Area (EEA), and Swiss residents.
France's 3% property tax – the seven traps download subscription
Owning a French property through a foreign company triggers tax issues buyers are often unaware of.
Social contributions may no longer apply to non-French tax residents download subscription
…but taxation is a different matter.
Application for registration of “Montussan” can proceed because the location is unknown to US consumers
Litigation: sorry, I don't speak French download subscription
Have both English and French versions of contracts signed by the French party, and other tips.
EU: tax exemptions in the spotlight download subscription
French rule judged to be a restriction of the freedom of establishment
Eli Lilly succeeds in overturning award of DNIs regarding UK, FR, IT and ES designations of its European patent download subscription
The Court of Appeal has delivered its long-awaited judgment in the Actavis v Eli Lillydispute, ruling that Actavis is not entitled to a declaration of noninfringement (DNI) of Eli Lilly’s European patent.
Buying and owning a French residential property in 2015 download subscription
This brochure looks at the tax aspects of buying and owning a property in France in 2015 in line with the most recent tax changes.