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New European regulation about short selling
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • October 31 2012

In a press release dated 17 October 2012, the AMF draws the attention of the investors to the entry into force on 1st November 2012 of the European Regulation n2362012 regarding short selling and the abrogation of the instructions n2010-08 et 2011-03 accordingly


Project of law implementation of Omnibus I directive
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • October 31 2012

On 26 September 2012, the draft law containing various provisions adapting legislation to the law of the European Union in economic and financial matters was adopted on first reading by the Senate


Paris international litigation Bulletin no. 4
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • October 16 2012

Referring to French law in an international contract of sale amounts to choosing the application of the Vienna Convention


Application of the "AdWords" decision of the CJEU and assessment of adverse effect on the trademark function of indicating origin
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • April 14 2011

The decision of the Court of Appeal provides the most detailed application of the recent "AdWords" decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in France


CFI upholds the European Commission's decision in predatory pricing case against Wanadoo
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • February 5 2007

On January 30, 2007, the European Court of First Instance (CFI) rejected the appeal lodged by France Telecom, parent company of the Internet Service Provider Wanadoo, against a decision of the European Commission of July 16, 2003 imposing a 10.35million fine on Wanadoo for allegedly charging predatory prices in breach of Article 82 of the EC Treaty


European Commission challenges French broadcasting awards
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • September 30 2011

The European Commission said on September 29, 2011 that French plans to grant “bonus channels” to the incumbent commercial television broadcasters TF1, M6 and Canal violate European law


French designation of a European patent take it to the limit
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • October 25 2011

In this landmark case, the Court of Appeal of Paris ruled that the French Patent Office has jurisdiction and power to limit the French designation of a European patent


Mediation in civil and commercial matters: transposition of the European Directive of 21 May 2008 in French law
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • May 24 2012

Directive no. 200852EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2008 on certain aspects of mediation in civil and commercial matters (the "Directive") has been transposed in French law by Order no. 2011-1540 of 16 November 2011 (the "Order"


New decision against France due to the excessive length of judicial liquidation proceedings
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • May 24 2012

The right to have one's case tried within a reasonable period of time is one of the fundamental guarantees of a fair trial


The status of hosting services provider in France: uncertainty remains after ECJ ruling
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • November 28 2011

The Directive on electronic commerce ("e-commerce Directive") and its adaptation to evolving practices has lead to lively debates, particularly in Europe and in France