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Global data & privacy update - 7 May 2015
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia, China, France, Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 7 2015

A class action lawsuit filed against eBay following a 2014 data breach has been dismissed by a US court this week. The breach uncovered personal data


French Conseil d'Etat rules that acceptance of ToU is not valid consent for receiving marketing e-mails
  • Bird & Bird
  • France
  • May 6 2015

By its decision dated 11 March 2015, the French Conseil d’Etat (Administrative Supreme Court) positioned itself on a very interesting issue of how an


France when the public’s “right to know” outweighs the “right to be forgotten”
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • France
  • May 6 2015

For the first time in France since the ECJ's Costeja v. Google case, the balance has tipped in favor of the public's right to know in two recent


French tax update - recent noteworthy French tax court decisions
  • Jones Day
  • France
  • May 6 2015

The present French Tax Update will focus on an overview of several noteworthy French tax court decisions issued during the past few months, in


Suspension as a safeguard measure is possible, even when decided after the preliminary interview (Cass. soc., 4th March 2015, n13-23.228)
  • Bird & Bird
  • France
  • May 5 2015

In principle, suspension as a safeguard measure is notified at the same time as summons to the preliminary interview. The Court has, however, made


Focus - contractual termination and dismissal, connections and complications: clarification by the French Supreme Court
  • Bird & Bird
  • France
  • May 5 2015

Three rulings handed down on 3rd March 2015 for the first time specify the position of the Cour de cassation regarding contractual termination prior


No impact of a general waiver clause in a settlement on the employee's rights over stock options (Cass. soc., 11th March 2015, n13-25828)
  • Bird & Bird
  • France
  • May 5 2015

By this ruling, the Court states that, unless express provision is made to the contrary, the potential rights which the employee may hold under stock


A trade union body is wellfounded to request that a shortterm contract be reclassified as a permanent contract before the Tribunal d’instance in the context of an electoral dispute (Cass. soc., 17th December 2014, n14-13.712 and 14-60.511).
  • Bird & Bird
  • France
  • May 5 2015

In principle, the power to reclassify a short-term contract as a permanent contract falls under the aegis of the Industrial Tribunal (C. trav., art


"Say it with flowers"... But beware of keywords! - Paris court confirms that using trademarks as Google AdWords keywords is lawful
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • France
  • May 4 2015

Following the CJEU decisions in Google v. Louis Vuitton and Interflora v. Marks & Spencer, the Paris High Court recently confirmed that use of a


Dilatory challenges of awards and fraudulent arbitration proceedings in crosshairs
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • France
  • April 30 2015

Two Paris Court of Appeal decisions, rendered two weeks apart, offer a contrasting perspective on the challenges associated with arbitration: while