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CSR has become a strategic issue and its legal aspects are being strengthened – Les Echos, 05/19/2022. Quote from Philippe Portier

In terms of corporate social responsibility, the paradigm is changing, according to a draft directive of the European Commission of February 23, 2022, and moving from a logic of “soft law” to “hard law”. Philippe Portier comes back on the vigilance law in this article by Muriel Jasor.

Paris | CORPORATE LAW AND GOVERNANCE

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[Jurisprudence] Flexible Law: New Litigation Horizons – Lexbase hebdo éd. publique, 05/19/2022

In a decision rendered on April 8, 2022, the Conseil d’Etat accepted the admissibility of an appeal for misuse of power against an answer published by the CNIL, in a FAQ, which the latter had itself prepared and published on its website, in line with its policy of extending the justiciability of acts and flexible […]

Paris | PUBLIC LAW – PUBLIC CONTRACTS

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The French Tech Next40 2022: a Legal Survey

Equity financings by French start-ups and scale ups have reached record levels in the past few years, both in volume and value. We thought that it would be interesting to review the publicly available corporate documents on a selection of the most successful amongst them, to see what lessons we could learn objectively about “what’s […]

Paris | CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY

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Arbitration: a Poker Game? – Le Monde du droit, 05/11/2022

Thierry Lauriol, Partner, and Joséphine Hage Chahine, Associate (Arbitration, Energy and Mining Department) explain arbitration as a method of dispute settlement by which the mission of deciding the dispute is entrusted by the parties to one or several persons called “arbitrators” and on its financing.

Paris | LITIGATION – ARBITRATION – MEDIATION

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The adoption of a regulatory framework for hydrogen – Destination climat, 04/01/2022

In the first issue of Destination Climat, Adrien Fourmon discusses the challenges of the new regulatory framework for hydrogen. “The hydrogen market is in the process of defining its legal framework, while many local authorities are planning to set up hydrogen production and distribution infrastructures on their territory. Following European advances, France is progressively adopting […]

Paris | ENVIRONMENT | RENEWABLE ENERGY – RE

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Jeantet advises Basler on the contemplated acquisition of i2s’ distribution business

Paris, 9 May 2022 – Jeantet has advised Basler AG, a company listed on the German stock exchange in Frankfurt am Main (Prime Standard), engaged in the design and manufacturing of high-quality, industrial cameras and embedded vision solutions, with respect to the contemplated acquisition of the distribution business of i2S SA, a company listed on […]

Paris, Franco-German team | CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY | TAX | EMPLOYMENT | IP, TECH & DATA

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[Tribune] Anthony Bron : «The challenge now is to anticipate the slightest hazards » – Achatpublic.info – 05/05/2022

Going back over the “hectic saga” of the end of framework agreements without a maximum, Anthony Bron calls on buyers to be pragmatic, but also to be vigilant: “buyers will have to scrupulously monitor the progress of the execution of the contract, so that the volume of activity entrusted to the co-contractor is not exceeded”.05

Paris | PUBLIC LAW – PUBLIC CONTRACTS

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Russian counter measures : recent developments (update May 3, 2022)

Today, the President signed a new order introducing certain restrictions on transactions involving sanctioned persons. The order does not provide for a list of such targeted persons – the Government is to prepare a list within ten days. Moreover, Russia proposed several legal initiatives countering introduced sanctions. Such initiatives include criminal liability for compliance with […]

Paris, Moscow

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Jeantet advises Getinge on the contemplated acquisition of Fluoptics, a leader in fluorescence imaging as an aid to surgery

Paris, 3 May 2022 – Jeantet has advised the Swedish listed global medical technology company Getinge AB (publ), with respect to the contemplated acquisition via its French subsidiary Getinge Infection Control SAS of 100% of the shares and voting rights of Fluoptics SAS a leader in fluorescence imaging as an aid to surgery. The transaction […]

Paris | CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY | IP, TECH & DATA | FINANCING | REAL ESTATE

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Le Point – 2022 Law Firm Rankings by Specialty

For the fourth consecutive year Jeantet is ranked among the best law firms in France by the magazine Le Point. Carried out in partnership with Statista, based on the recommendations of professionals in the sector (lawyers and legal experts), Le Point references Jeantet in six categories: Mergers and acquisitions Commercial, business and competition law Compliance […]

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Jeantet advises FGI Worldwide on the financing of the ACAL BFI Group

Paris, 21 April 2022, Jeantet advised the US financing company FGI Worldwide LLC in support of the acquisition of the Acal BFI group by H2 Equity Partners. The credit facility was structured as an asset-based lending facility backed by a pool of assets in across multiple jurisdictions in Europe. ACAL BFi is a pan-European supplier […]

Paris | FINANCING | FINANCING

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Paris | STOCK MARKET LITIGATION | CAPITAL MARKETS AND STOCK EXCHANGE LAW

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