News

Sanctions against Russia. Recent Developments (9 August update)

On 21 July 2022, Council of the EU adopted a seventh package of sanctions targeting Russia. The new package establishes new bans and exemptions for sectoral sanctions. It also targets new persons and entities, including Sberbank. Additionally, the US expanded their individual sanctions. Below is an overview of the latest sanctions. For more information on […]

Moscow Desk

+

Jeantet advises Pitch Immo on the acquisition of Groupe XF

Paris, August 2, 2022, Jeantet has advised Pitch Immo, a brand of the Altarea Group, on the acquisition of Groupe XF. Based in Toulouse, Groupe XF is a developer and planner specialising in new real estate in Occitania. As part of Pitch Immo’s growth plan in regional cities, this operation will enable it to offer […]

Paris | CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY | REAL ESTATE | PUBLIC LAW – PUBLIC CONTRACTS

+

Jeantet advises the Emosia group on the acquisition of My Jolie Candle

Paris, July 28, 2022, Jeantet has advised the Emosia group, owner of Maison Berger Paris, on the acquisition of the My Jolie Candle start-up Emosia, the owner of Maison Berger Paris, Bougies la Française, and Ambiances Devineau, stands out as an emblematic brand and a leader in the market of home fragrances. My Jolie Candle, […]

Paris | CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY

+

Jeantet advises ØRSTED on the acquisition of german wind turbine developer and operator OSTWIND

Paris, July 25, 2022, Jeantet has advised the Danish group Ørsted on the acquisition of the French business and portfolio of the German group Ostwind, developer, owner and operator of wind and photovoltaic farms, for an enterprise value of €689 million. With the acquisition of Ostwind, Ørsted enters the German and French markets and expands […]

Paris | CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY | ENERGY | REAL ESTATE | FINANCING | BANK-FINANCE-REGULATORY

+

Elliott case: a final lap for obstruction – Bulletin Joly Bourse, 07/01/2022

Martine Samuelian, Partner, and Olivier Lyon Lynch, Counsel, analyze the Court of Appeal’s decision for Bulletin Joly Bourse.

Paris | BANKING AND FINANCIAL REGULATION

+

Paris | LISTED COMPANIES AND CAPITAL MARKETS LAW

+

Jeantet advises Apollo on its €500 million investment in Air France-KLM

Paris, July 19, 2022, Jeantet advises Apollo Global Management on the signing of a final agreement for a €500 million investment in a subsidiary of Air France-KLM. Apollo Global Management and Air France-KLM announced that they have entered into a final agreement relating to the issuance of perpetual super-subordinated notes, fully subscribed by Apollo Global […]

Paris | CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY | BANK-FINANCE-REGULATORY | TAX | RESTRUCTURING – LAW OF COMPANIES IN DIFFICULTY

+

Judge’s decision on the appointment of an expert: reversal and clarification of the case law

In cases where the law refers to article 1843-4 of the Civil Code to set the price conditions for the transfer of a partner’s corporate rights, the president of the court hearing a dispute may decide to appoint an expert to determine the value of the corporate rights transferred. Such an expert may also be […]

Paris | COMMERCIAL LITIGATION

+

Commercial leases – June 30, 2022: a halt to covid rents? – Semaine Juridique Générale, 07/11/2022

Arnaud Colin, Counsel, looks back at the long-awaited judgments of the Court of Cassation of 30 June 2022 on Covid rents.

Paris | REAL ESTATE

+

Jeantet supports Sport Bridges Venture (SBV) in its entry into the capital of Paris FC

Paris, July 15, 2022, Jeantet supports Sport Bridges Venture (SBV), a consortium of French and American investors, in its acquisition of a minority stake in Paris FC. SBV becomes the fourth foreign investor in Paris FC, after the Kingdom of Bahrain in 2020, BRI Sports Holding in 2021 and Noah Football Group at the beginning […]

| CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY

+

Recognition or Enforcement and Annulment of Arbitral Awards in France: An Analysis of the Kluwer Research Results – Journal of International Arbitration, 06/01/2022

The results of the Kluwer Research showed that, despite Paris being one of the most popular arbitration seats, French courts were the least likely to recognize and enforce an arbitral award, but also those with the highest number of vacated arbitral awards. The article analyses these results and offers some possible justifications for them. 

Paris | COMMERCIAL AND INVESTMENT ARBITRATION | MEDIATION

+

Jeantet advises ABN AMRO Ventures in the context of the EUR 12.5M fundraising of DFNS.co

Paris,  July 6, 2022 – Jeantet has advised ABN AMRO Ventures in the context of the EUR 12.5M fundraising of DFNS.co.  DFNS.co, a French crypto-wallet start-up backed by Techstars and listed among the Future 40 start-up companies by the Station F, has raised EUR 12.5M to develop a secured crypto-custody protocol to secure digital assets. […]

Paris | CORPORATE – M&A – PRIVATE EQUITY

+

Passionate visionaries, focused on your success