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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


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


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:


Introduction of class actions in France: a growing threat to professionals?
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • March 25 2014

The question of the introduction of class actions has caused much turmoil in France’s legislative and political sphere over the past decades. After


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


First-ever French Fine for Integrating Before Merger Clearance
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • November 16 2016

On 8 November 2016 the French Competition Authority (FCA) imposed a hefty fine on Altice for implementing two acquisitions in the telecoms sector


Un nouveau cadre pour le lobbying en France sanctionné pénalement
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • June 2 2017

De nouvelles dispositions introduisent des changements importants sur la transparence des rapports entre les représentants d’intérêts et les pouvoirs


La Loi pour une République numérique n 2016-1321 du 7 octobre 2016
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • November 15 2016

Le 7 octobre 2016, le Président de la République a promulgué la loi dite pour une République numérique. Cette promulgation clôt le processus


Class actions enter into force in France as of 1st October 2014
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • September 30 2014

On 24 September 2014, the French Government enacted a decree implementing the class action mechanism created by the “Loi Hamon” n 2014-344 (enacted