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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


Despite the regulatory hurdles France is open to investment
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • March 23 2015

Even though France is perceived to have a burdensome regulatory regime, it is clearly open to investment. M&A transactions involving French targets


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


French Digital Republic Law Expands Rights of Users and Regulators (Law No. 2016-321 of 7 October 2016)
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • November 15 2016

On 7 October 2016, the president of the French Republic promulgated the Law for a Digital Republic. This promulgation closes the legislative process


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


French Anti-Corruption Reform Expected In 2016
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • April 11 2016

The French Parliament is expected to enact “Sapin II” on transparency, anti-corruption and economic modernization in 2016. With this reform, France


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:


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


The Macron law modifies French competition rules and procedures
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • August 26 2015

After seven months of discussions before the French Parliament, the bill on "Growth and Activity and Equality of Economic Opportunities" known as the