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Massive drama in France as gigantic employment firm Barthélémy & Associés (think Thompsons merged with Russell Jones & Walker with a little dash of Lewis Silkin) splinters.
It's a notable move. Barthélémy used to act for Sanofi-Aventis among others and has a peerless reputation for labour law across France.
The new incarnation is Capstan, which has launched this new year with two-thirds of former Barthélémy lawyers. Crucially it's Capstan that has maintained membership of international employment law network ius laboris.
We're just confused as to why they've named themselves after a cigarette brand that old blokes in pubs used to smoke.