Tax authorities opposed to strengthening lawyer confidentiality – Le Figaro, 14/09/2021

In the event of a search, correspondence with a client can no longer be seized. Some lawyers do not skimp on precautions when dealing with high-stakes tax cases. “The discussion a client has with a lawyer is a discussion with his legal conscience. This discussion is supposed to have never existed,” explains Jacques-Henry de Bourmont, […]

Paris | TAX | CRIMINAL BUSINESS LAW

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“Health pass will not be a reason for dismissal” – aef info, 08/06/2021

The Constitutional Council, which validated on 5 August 2021 most of the law on the management of the health crisis, has clarified the rules of employment of employees who work in certain places or establishments and who are in contact with the public, explains to AEF info Nicolas Mancret, partner lawyer in charge of the […]

Paris | EMPLOYMENT

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Compliance & Business Ethics – Le Journal du Management Juridique, May-June 2021

“Our ‘Ethics, Integrity and Compliance’ practice is a pioneer in business human rights.” Philippe Portier, partner in the Corporate Finance division of Jeantet, Martine Samuelian, partner in charge of the Financial Institutions and Services division of Jeantet, François Zimeray, founding partner of Zimeray & Finelle.

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Corporate Social Responsibility: the new rules of a global game – La Tribune, 06/03/2021

SHARING THE ECONOMY. Green Deal, green taxonomy, reform of extra-financial indicators… a new regulatory mechanism is underway in Europe to pave the way for sustainable capitalism and define a new framework for European companies. This is a colossal undertaking, particularly in terms of standards, and the geopolitical and competitiveness issues were discussed at the “CSR: […]

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Returns, fees, risks… how to read savings product ads – Capital, 05/28/2021

Professionals offering savings products must ensure that their advertisements and other communications meet certain immutable criteria. But what are they? Here are some answers, based on the example of Corum, which was recently sanctioned by the AMF for certain advertising deemed “misleading”.

Paris | BANKING AND FINANCIAL REGULATION

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Fortuneo faces €220,000 fine from the AMF – L’Agefi, /05/2021

Arkea Direct Bank SA, the corporate name of the Fortuneo brand, appeared before the sanctions commission of the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) on Friday morning concerning grievances related to the transmission and reception of orders on behalf of third parties (1/5th of its activity).

Paris | BANKING AND FINANCIAL REGULATION

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Human rights in business: a growing compliance issue – ODA, 05/26/2021

On March 10th, the European Parliament adopted a resolution with a draft directive on due diligence in the supply chain. The Commission is expected to present a draft directive in June. Although France has had a law on the duty of care of parent companies and contractors since 27 March 2017 (the Duty of Care […]

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