Trade secret protection and enforcement in 2020 requires a new, coordinated approach to legal and business strategies.
Last week we published an article summarising the progress of a number of EU countries in transposing the EU Whistleblower Protection Directive into new national law.
The French Ministry of Labour has announced it will publish the ‘gender equality index' results of companies with 250 or more employees in March 2021.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
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The French Government has introduced a new support measure for companies experiencing difficulty due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In France, an internal investigation can introduce an array of key challenges for in-house and outside counsel who will need forensic technology experts to navigate new data...
Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz
The French Data Protection Authority ("CNIL") issued its guidelines on the use of facial recognition technologies in airports.
The Cour de Cassation (French Supreme Court) recently ruled that an employer can produce in court elements extracted from an employee's private Facebook account...
La Cour de cassation vient de juger que l'employeur peut produire en justice des éléments extraits du compte privé Facebook d'un salarié, auquel il n'était pas autorisé à accéder...
The decision of the Paris Court of Appeals of June 2, 2020 provides valuable insights into the interplay, sometimes complex, between the various agreements entered into between a seller and a purchaser of shares, ...
La décision de la Cour d'Appel de Paris du 2 juin 2020 apporte un éclairage intéressant sur l'articulation, parfois complexe, entre les différents actes conclus entre cédant et cessionnaire à l'occasion d'une cession de droits sociaux, ...
Dans une décision du 16 septembre 2020, la Cour de cassation s'est prononcée sur la conformité du droit californien à l'ordre public international de procédure français.
In a decision dated September 16, 2020, the Cour de Cassation (French Supreme Court) ruled on the conformity of California law with French international procedural public policy.
Paris-based Jones Day partner Thomas Bouvet talks about the challenges involved in gathering evidence and the most difficult aspects of trade secret litigation in France.
Arnold & Porter
The French Data Protection Authority (CNIL) recently revised and updated its guidelines on cookies and other online tracking technologies and issued further recommendations for stakeholders.
Companies should identify and, where appropriate, manage risk associated with gifts and entertainment by incorporating a clear policy into their overall corporate compliance strategy.
At long last, the new French health care anti-gift regime, modified in 2017, should be applicable as of October 1, 2020, thanks to implementing regulations adopted over the summer.
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
Le 16 juillet 2020, l'Autorité des marchés financiers (ci-après, l'« AMF » ou l' « Autorité ») a publié un guide sur le gel des avoirs (ci-après, le « Guide »). L'Autorité administrative...
The small-scale gas market in France captures all the uses of natural gas outside the interconnected national gas network.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On October 1, 2020, the French Data Protection Agency published a "Recommendation" document and Guidelines (both issued on September 17, 2020) pertaining to the use of tracking technologies (e.g., cookies).