Dentons takes on media team in France

Denton Wilde Sapte is boosting its technology, media and telecoms (TMT) practice in France, with the appointment of media and copyright heavyweight Giles Vercken and his team of four associates and a consultant

The TMT practice of Denton Salès Vincent & Thomas (as it is known locally), was launched in July last year, when the firm appointed partner Gavina Gallier. Michel Vivant, a consultant with Vercken and currently a professor at the University of Montpellier Law School, will be joining the firm as counsel. First reported on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews on 17 July.