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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


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


LMA updates- quarter one 2016
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Belgium, European Union, France, Russia, United Kingdom
  • May 5 2016

Article 55 of the EU Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive 201459 (BRRD) requires European Economic Area (EEA) firms and other in-scope entities to


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


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


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 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


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