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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


Non EU-based companies using French data processors for payroll, customers and prospects data exempted from prior notification
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • April 4 2011

In a decision published on February 16, 2011 (Deliberation No. 2011-023), the French data protection authority (CNIL) exempted non EU-based companies from any prior notification obligation with regard to their payroll, customer and prospects data processed in France


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


Coeur Défense safeguard proceedings: lessons to be learnt from the French Supreme Court decision
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France
  • May 18 2011

On 8 March 20111, the French Supreme Court issued an important decision for the restructuring, finance and private equity communities and their advisers in connection with the on-going litigation surrounding the Coeur Défense restructuring


Works councils and union strike action in Germany, France and the UK
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France, Germany, United Kingdom
  • November 30 2011

The Works Constitution Act furnishes a German works council with many rights of information, consultation, veto and co-determination, in a variety of social, personnel and financial matters that concern the employees of a company


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


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


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


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: