PRACTICE AREAS

  • Company incorporation
  • Business sales 
  • Shareholders agreements
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Legal lifetime follow-up 
  • Asset and liability guarantee
  • Bankruptcy law
  • Assisting companies and managers (offenders or victims) with various proceedings: misuse of company assets, breach of trust, fraud, tax fraud, money laundering, public and private corruption, unlawful taking of interests, favoritism, usury, insider offences, spread of false or misleading information and market manipulation.
  • Providing memoranda on the chances of success and risks of a judicial procedure
  • Audit, delegation authority projects
  • Contractual liability
  • Tortious liability
  • Debt recovery
  • Enforcement proceedings
  • Cancellation of administrative decisions
  • General and specific administrative measures
  • Public persons extra-contractual liability (strict liability and liability for negligence)
  • Liability for damages caused by public work or public work operations
  • Contractual and post-contractual performance guarantees for public work contracts
  • State owned domain
  • Administrative sanctions
  • Ordinary sanctions
  • Emergency interim proceedings
  • Ordinary interim proceedings
  • Expertise procedures commanded by administrative jurisdictions -
  • Administrative closures delivered by a state authority
  • Advice regarding employment law enforcement
  • Labour contracts drafting
  • Disciplinary procedures
  • Defence before courts
  • Criminal labour law
  • Commercial agency contracts
  • Distribution agreements
  • Franchise agreements
  • Concession agreements
  • General and specific conditions of sale
  • Family law: divorces and guardianship, etc.
  • Inheritance law: amicable or judiciary succession sharing, inheritance rights cession, estate planning
  • Property acquisitions
  • Business sales
  • Commercial leases
  • Residential leases
  • Co-ownership of property
  • Construction
  • Procedure to obtain a residence permit
  • Resident permit refusals and withdrawals
  • Visa
  • Regularization procedure
  • Naturalization procedure
  • French agency for immigration and integration sanctions
  • Advising on and litigating sport contracts 
  • Disciplinary procedures
  • Protection strategies development
  • Prior rights searches in the relevant territories (if needed with local correspondents) and analysis of the prior rights searches’ reports
  • Trademarks filings in France (INPI), at the EU (EUIPO) and international (WIPO) levels
  • Reservation of domain names in the relevant extensions
  • Portfolios monitoring
  • Portfolios audits
  • Administrative management: deadlines monitoring, renewals, answers to the offices’ notifications
  • Drafting and negotiating assignment agreements and exploitation rights agreements, coexistence agreements, co-ownership agreements
  • Extra-judicial proceedings for domain names recovery: UDRP, Syreli
  • Administrative proceedings before the French (INPI) and European (EUIPO) offices in trademarks and designs matters: opposition proceedings in trademarks, invalidity actions, claims for revocation
  • Prelitigation and litigation before the French civil and criminal courts: seizures for counterfeiting, infringement actions, customs withtholdings and seizures, litigation over licenses and assignment of rights

Drafting and negotiation of assignment agreements and exploitation rights agreements for all types of contents, such as:

  • publishing contracts (in writing and digital) and audiovisual adaptation contracts
  • audiovisual and cinema agreements (audiovisual production contracts, contracts for writing, development contracts, director contracts, option contracts)

Probative filings (Soleau envelope, SACD, etc.) Right of reply in press matters Prelitigation and litigation before the French civil and criminal courts: seizures for counterfeiting, infringement actions, customs withtholdings and seizures, litigation over licenses and assignment of rights, unfair competition and parasitism

Drafting of general terms and conditions of online sales, general terms and conditions of use and legal notices of the websites Drafting of the websites’ contractual documentation relating to personal data (personal data policy, cookie policy) Drafting and negotiation of agreements:

  • computer contracts (maintenance, outsourcing, specific development, SAAS, integration contract, Agile method in particular)
  • commercial contracts: services, partnerships
  • creation, development and assignment agreements relating to websites

Drafting and filings of game contests rules Prelitigation and litigation before the French courts: removal of illegal contents, liability due to such content, online platforms (hosts), contractual disputes, software counterfeiting, disputes relating to assignment of rights and license rights

  • Drafting and negotiation of exploitation rights agreements
  • Prelitigation and litigation before the French courts: image or privacy invasions
  • Audits of the level of compliance with the GDPR and the amended French Data Protection Act (Loi Informatique et Libertés)
  • Compliance with the GDPR and the modified French Data Protection Act (Loi Informatique et Libertés)
  • Compliance monitoring: updating of processing registers, implementation of personal data management procedures
  • Drafting and negotiation of agreements: processor / data controller agreements, various commercial contracts including terms relating to personal data, transfer of personal data files
  • Awareness and training (students and companies) on GDPR and the French Data Protection Act
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