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Securities law in France: 9 recent legal developments
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • January 28 2015

In the last six months, various legal developments have taken place in the field of securities law in France.The Law of 29 March 2014 introduced


French Competition Authority adopts revised leniency procedural notice
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • April 21 2015

On April 3rd 2015, the French Competition Authority (the FCA) issued a revised version of its procedural notice related to the leniency program


Recent French legal developments in securities law
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • March 11 2013

Various legal developments have been implemented in France during the last nine months regarding securities law:


Avoiding pitfalls in drafting and using unilateral option clauses
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 16 2013

There are number of reasons for a party to choose arbitration over litigation as the means of dispute resolution. For example, a key feature of


Disclosure v. blocking statutes
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France, United Kingdom
  • December 19 2013

The recent decision in Secretary of State for Health and others v Servier Laboratories Ltd and others; National Grid Electricity Transmission plc v


London Steam Ship Owners Mutual Insurance Ltd v. Kingdom of Spain and another
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France, Spain, United Kingdom
  • January 27 2014

In November 2002, a ship carrying 70,000 tonnes of oil sank off the coast of Spain, causing significant oil pollution to the Spanish and French coasts


France's new tax diminshes advantages of stock plans in employee compensation
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • July 8 2013

The French government has decided to increase taxation of the wealthiest taxpayers, and to align the tax treatment of income derived from employment


New French regulations tighten control on foreign investments
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • May 16 2014

The French government issued a new decree 2014-479 dated 14 May, 2014 expanding the list of strategic sectors in which foreign investments in France


M&A word of the day: squeeze out
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • May 16 2014

Partner Olivier du Mottay explains Squeeze Out, a term from the Book of Jargon - Global Mergers & Acquisitions


Recent capital market and corporate legal developments in France
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • March 14 2011

The French Parliament adopted on 22 October 2010 a Law for banking and financial regulation (the Banking and Financial Regulation Law or the New Law) designed to regulate financial activities further to the G20 recommendations on the matter, and to bolster the French economy during the financial and economic crisis