Overview of redundancy procedures on economic grounds : Steering Legal is at your disposal

14 June 2021

To preserve the interests of all the parties involved throughout a redundancy plan procedure on economic grounds, Steering Legal has worked out a particular approach and an organisation to achieve the best outcome for everyone. Overview of redundancy procedures on economic grounds

Unfair dismissal: the “Macron scale” remains open to discussions

In a latest court’s ruling dated March 16, the Paris Court of Appeal rejected the application of the scale of compensation for dismissal without real and serious cause. It is a case when it does not ensure an “adequate and appropriate reparation” of the damage suffered by the employee. Following previous Court of Appeal rulings, what is the scope of this new decision? Our team specialized in Labour Law answers this question.

Audition of Mathias Audit at the National Assembly

11 June 2021

Professor Mathias Audit, a Steering Partner in Paris, was auditioned by the Commission of Inquiry into State Decisions on Industrial Policy, notably in the cases of Alstom, Alcatel and STX. Find the video here Source: National Assembly Videos - February 14, 2018

Changes in sanitary conditions at work starting from January 6, 2021

11 January 2021

The National Protocol to ensure the health and safety of company employees in the face of the Covid-19 epidemic in France has been updated on January 6, 2021. The main updates to this guide of good practices relate to : The generalization of telework for eligible areas of activities with the possibility of working face-to-face once a week. For this, employees should express their request and the employer shall agree; Telephone or video-conferencing should be favored for the meetings' organization and in-person meetings should remain for exceptional circumstances ; Use of the TousAntiCovid application to facilitate the follow-up of contact cases[...]

Measures to combat Covid-19 consequences

6 May 2020

Our firm watch on national actions against Covid-19 consequences Each department of the firm ensures a regular watch on the national measures taken to fight against Covid-19 consequences in order to better inform you, answer your questions and deal with your files. Numerous measures thus concern the free movement of persons, the transport of goods and merchandise, economy, labour law, tax law, corporate law, public business law and environment, intellectual property and technology law, litigation. We inform you directly on the firm's website and regularly update the information published. Go to our Covid-19 monitoring page  

Covid-19 – Commercial leases and containment: Sébastien Fleury’s answers to the questions that arise

23 April 2020

On April 21, Sébastien Fleury, a Steering Legal partner, answers questions asked by landlords and tenants in the midst of a period of confinement in L'Usine nouvelle. Read the 10 questions and answers published in L'Usine nouvelle  

Mathias Audit conducts a training session on energy law in Chad on December 3

27 November 2019

On December 3, 2019, Mathias Audit - partner of Steering Legal and professor at the University of Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne - is organizing a training session: at the Centre International de Formation des Avocats en Afrique (CIFAF) in N'Djamena (Chad) dedicated to energy law: both its transactional and litigation aspects. Go to the CIFAF website

Arbitration: Mathias Audit’s intervention at the GAR Live Paris 2019 on November 27th

26 November 2019

On November 27, 2019, at the GAR Live Paris 2019 (Global Arbitration Review), Professor Mathias Audit - partner at Steering Legal Paris and professor at the University of Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne - will speak on the topic: Corruption, illegality and compliance in arbitration. Presentation of the presentation: Corruption, illegality and compliance in arbitration: are we talking about the same animal and where do we stand? With the latest episode in the Tapie case making news and the Alstom Paris Court of Appeals decision being rendered in recent months, it seems timely to touch base on issues of fraud, white[...]

Tax law, wealth tax: the firm is distinguished in Quality Practice over 2019

17 October 2019

Our Tax department is rewarded for our 2019 activity. Décideurs magazine ranks it in Quality Practice in : Tax Law and Wealth Taxation The firm's Tax practice is headed by Jean-François Bette. See the ranking  

Technologies, Internet & Telecommunications – Personal data law: our reputed practice recognized by Décideurs

16 October 2019

For 2019, we are ranked in the category of Best Practice by Décideurs magazine for our casework activity: in the field of Technologies, Internet & Telecommunications - Personal data law See the ranking We are also distinguished this year in Reputed Practice in Technology, Internet & Telecommunications - Internet Law.  

Internet Law: the firm ranked in Reputable Practice

15 October 2019

The firm has just been classified by Décideurs magazine for 2019, in the category Reputable Practice: in Technology, Internet & Telecommunications - Internet Law. The IP / IT / Data practice is headed by Stéphanie Berland. See the ranking

Media, entertainment and radio law: we are ranked in Strong notoriety

13 October 2019

The firm has been ranked by Décideurs magazine in the category  Strong reputation in the field: Media & Entertainment - Radio Law. The division is headed by Stéphanie Berland. See the ranking (Ranking 2019 - Law firm - France).  

Project to reform the settlement of disputes between investors and States: Mathias Audit’s intervention at the meeting of 25 and 26 September in Conakry

24 September 2019

Mathias Audit, Partner Steering Legal and Professor at the University of Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, is participating in the 3rd Regional Intersessional Meeting on Investor-State Dispute Settlement Reform (ISDR), which takes place on 25 and 26 September 2019 in Guinea, Conakry, (Primus Hotel Kaloum). The meeting is part of the project on investor-State dispute settlement reform, currently under consideration by UNCITRAL Working Group III, and aims to discuss RIDR from a regional perspective. It will be preceded by a training day organized on the initiative of the Government of Guinea and the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF). Read the[...]

Nicolas Hallais, Partner Steering Legal Tours, on the Sequoiasoft LBO / MBO Partners

11 July 2019

Nicolas Hallais, partner Steering Legal Tours, who works in Tax and Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions, provided tax advice to the sellers/managers in the Sequoiasoft / MBO partners LBO. Read the article published on July 8 in Capital Finance Les Echos : " Sequoiasoft-se-turn-to-MBO-partners ".  

Submission on 8 July of the report on the drafting of a European Business Code: Mathias Audit, a partner of the firm, was consulted

9 July 2019

Mrs Valérie GOMEZ-BASSAC, Member of Parliament for the Var, presented to Mr Jean-Yves le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, on Monday 8 July 2019, at the Quai d'Orsay, a Report on the drafting of a European Business Code, on which our partner Mathias Audit was consulted. Consult the report  

Mathias Audit heard on the report “Restoring the sovereignty of France and Europe and protecting our companies from extraterritorial laws and measures” submitted on July 3

4 July 2019

Mathias Audit, partner of the firm, was heard on the report "Restoring the sovereignty of France and Europe and protecting our companies from extraterritorial laws and measures", which was submitted to the Prime Minister on July 3, 2019. Read the Gauvain report

The firm quoted in the dossier on national networks, published on 6 June by the Justice Village

18 June 2019

Steering legal is quoted in the survey carried out by the village of justice on the national networks of law firms and the establishments in the provinces, which is the subject of a file published on June 6. The firm is quoted: page 4, as an example of an integrated structure, with offices in Paris, Angers, Clermont-Ferrand, Marseille and Tours. page 6, in the list of multi-bar firms page 15, with a fact sheet on the firm, which stands out by 1/ the choice of both a local and a global presence and 2 / an accompaniment in 5 regions[...]

Extraterritoriality of law: Mathias Audit and François Georges gather Bernard Cazeneuve’s point of view on ICC recommendations

7 June 2019

After meeting successively with the legal and economic directorates of the Ministry of Economy and Finance and the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs to present ICC's recommendations to reduce the negative impact of extraterritoriality of national legislation on trade and investment, François Georges and Mathias Audit, professor at the University of Paris 1 and partner Steering Legal Paris, gathered the views of Bernard Cazeneuve in his capacity as former Prime Minister. In the light of the Gauvain report, the latter considered this to be a subject of obvious relevance and wished to congratulate the French committee and ICC on[...]

Extraterritoriality: Mathias Audit’s intervention on 23 May 2019 in Angers

21 May 2019

Mathias Audit, Professor at the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and partner Steering Legal Paris, will be speaking on 23 May 2019 on the issue of extraterritoriality at the annual conference of the French Society for International Law (SFDI): Publicist and privatist readings of extraterritoriality: dichotomy or convergence? Venue: Volney amphitheatre, Law, Economics and Management Department, 13 allée François Mitterrand, Angers Date: May 23, 2019, 9:45-11:00 a.m. See the program

“We must be able to respond to the increasing demands of our teams over the last few years”: interview with Sébastien Fleury on 17 May in Le Monde du droit

18 May 2019

Following the arrival at the firm of 8 new members in the first quarter of 2019, Arnaud Dumourier, editor-in-chief of Le Monde du droit, interviewed Sébastien Fleury, partner at Steering Legal Paris, on these recent recruitments and the firm's development prospects. In particular, he discussed: pursuing a three-pronged development between the provinces, Paris (which remains a key legal centre) but also internationally: it has long been obvious that lawyers cannot remain confined to their own territory and must extend their field of action throughout the world. At Steering Legal, this is part of our DNA. Read the interview  

Le Journal Spécial des Sociétés announces the arrival of Jean-François Bette and 7 other new members to the firm

5 May 2019

Following the arrival of Stéphanie Berland as partner in charge of the creation of the IP/IT cluster and the recent creation of new offices in Brazil and Africa. STEERING LEGAL continues to strengthen its teams both in Paris and in the provinces: in the first quarter of 2019, the firm has integrated 7 new members and welcomed Marie-Hortense Vairinho as Secretary General. Article published in the Journal Spécial des Sociétés (JSS) of 27 April 2019, n°32, Vie des cabinets, page 11    

“Investment Arbitration, a Colossus with Feet of Clay”: Register for the May 13 Conference

4 May 2019

Under the chairmanship of Mathias Audit, Professor at the University of Paris 1 and Steering Legal partner, a conference will be held on May 13, 2019 on the theme "Investment arbitration, a colossus with feet of clay", organized by the Lex association, for the 40th anniversary of the Master 2 (ex-DEA) in Private International Law and International Trade at the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne. Date: Monday 13 May 2019, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm (event validated as part of the continuing legal education for lawyers for 2 hours) Location: decanal apartment - University Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne -[...]

New policy paper of the International Chamber of Commerce : working group led by Mathias Audit

18 December 2018

It was prepared by a working group led by Mathias Audit, Law Professor at the Sorbonne Law School and Partner at Steering Legal law firm. Read the ICC Policy Statement_The negative impact of Extraterritorial Appli...

Audition of Mathias Audit at the National Assembly

18 June 2018

Professor Mathias Audit, a Steering Partner in Paris, was auditioned by the Commission of Inquiry into State Decisions on Industrial Policy, notably in the cases of Alstom, Alcatel and STX. Find the video here Source: National Assembly Videos - February 14, 2018

February 2018 – the RGPD : article by Frédéric Raimbault, Partner of Steering Angers, published in Le Cercle des Echos

12 March 2018

Frédéric Raimbault, Partner of Steering Angers, wrote the article Nominative data: anticipate the measures to be taken to comply with the RGPD at May 28, 2018, published in Le Cercle des Echos, February 28, 2018. Find the article here Source: Les Echos – February 28, 2018

February 2018 – the RGPD : article by Frédéric Raimbault, Partner of Steering Angers, published in Le Cercle des Echos

18 February 2018

Frédéric Raimbault, Partner of Steering Angers, wrote the article Nominative data: anticipate the measures to be taken to comply with the RGPD at May 28, 2018, published in Le Cercle des Echos, February 28, 2018. Find the article here Source: Les Echos – February 28, 2018

SOCIAL ORGANISATIONS

7 February 2018

Frédéric Raimbault, a Steering Partner in Angers, won his case in a case opposing his client to the URSSAF.     Source: Courrier de l'Ouest - February 3, 2018

INDUSTRY

8 January 2018

Steering Legal (Nicolas Hallais, Olivier Guinard, Partners et Alice Bellilchi, Counsel) assisted the management and the managers of the SITOUR / Store Novation group as part of an LBO alongside Céréa Partenaire. SITOUR is France's leader in merchandising and point-of-sale communication systems and has sales of nearly € 40 million.

Steering at the workshop on the ICCA QMUL Task Force organised by la Sorbonne

25 October 2017

Professor Mathias Audit, Partner of Steering Paris, will participate in the Workshop – Presentation and public comments on the ICCA QMUL Task Force Draft Report on Third Party Funding, in Sorbonne Law School - Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, on 6 November 2017. Find the program here

Steering Legal sponsors the Juriskart

29 September 2017

Steering Legal sponsors the 6H Juriskart, which will be held on 30 September 2017 at the Racing Kart in Cormeilles. Adrien Matillon and Pierre Wattenne will be the drivers of our team.  

Steering at the 5th International Arbitration Moot of La Havana

10 July 2017

Professor Mathias Audit, Partner of Steering Paris, will participate in the 5th International Arbitration Moot, in La Havana on 13rd et 14th July 2017.    

Steering at the 2017 Expatriation Fair

30 May 2017

Steering will be present at the Salon de l'Expatriation (Expatriation Fair) on 30th and 31st May 2017 at the Cité de la Mode et du Design. Address 34 quai d'Austerlitz 75013 Paris Registration here  

Tourism

3 February 2017

Steering Legal (Olivier Guinard, partner, and Alice Bellilchi and Camille Baux-Valerdi, associates) assisted the Emeraude Cottage holding company in its acquisition of SCI Emeraude, owner of a plot of land almost 10,000 square metres in size in Saint Briac sur Mer. Steering Legal has been supporting Emeraude Cottage throughout the different stages of its expansion in the tourism sector since the company's creation in 2014.

Cosmetic

25 January 2017

Steering Legal assisted L’Occitane International in the sale of the Le Couvent des Minimes brand to the Filorga et SVR Associated laboratories associated with the HLD Fund. The Steering Legal team was led by Nuno de Ayala Boaventura et Adrien Matillon, respectively Partner and Associate of Steering Paris. See all the press releases here

Steering at the conference organised by the CNUDCI on Euro-Mediterranean arbitration

2 January 2017

Professor Mathias Audit, Partner of Steering Paris, will participate in the third conference organised by the CNUDCI on Euro-Mediterranean arbitration, in Milan on 18 January 2017. Find the program here

Conference organised by Steering on The new rules of public order, at Terra Botanica in Angers

12 December 2016

Frédéric Raimbault et Nicolas Jérusalémy, respectively Partner and Associate of Steering Angers, will be hosting a conference on The new rules of public order, on Friday 16 December 2016 from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm, at the Terra Bontanica Business Center. Access map here

Casino

3 October 2016

Steering Legal (Nuno de Ayala Boaventura, Partner) assisted the Société Franco-Belge de Casinos (a joint subsidiary of the Société Française de Casinos et the Belgian Groupe Circus) during the acquisition of the Casino de Carnac from the Lucien Barrière Group.

Interview with Amélie Lièvre-Gravereaux, a Partner in Paris, in “Patrimoine”

1 June 2016

Amélie Lièvre-Gravereaux, a Steering Partner in Paris, was interviewed for the article in Patrimoine, the magazine for Cardif partners: La circulaire Cazeneuve lutte contre la fraude fiscale. See the article here Source: Patrimoine No. 103 - June/August 2016

Steering at the 2016 Expatriation Fair

19 May 2016

Steering will be present at the Salon de l'Expatriation (Expatriation Fair) on 31st May and 1st June 2016 at the Cité de la Mode et du Design. Address 34 quai d'Austerlitz 75013 Paris

Conference led by Steering at the Portuguese Consulate

Steering will be holding a conference on The fiscal consequences of an expatriation to Portugal on 23rd May 2016 at 6.30 pm at the Portuguese Consulate. Address 6 rue Georges Berger 75017 Paris

Steering at the Portuguese Property and Tourism Fair

Steering will be present, with Florian Guais, a Steering Partner in Dubai, and Caroline Pires, a Steering Counsel in Paris, at the Portuguese Property and Tourism Fair in Paris, which will be held on 20-22 May 2016 at the Parc des Expositions - Porte de Versailles. Address 1 place de la Porte de Versailles 75017 Paris Hall 5.1

Steering at the French Business Council in Dubai

19 November 2015

Steering will be available at the French Business Council in Dubaï, on Thursday 19th November 2015, from 8 am to 2 pm. We will answer all your questions, for free and individually, on the DIFC Wills and Probate Registry ("DIFC WPR") created in order to resolve certain succession and inheritance problems encountered by non-Muslims owning assets in Dubai. More information here

The Prix du Livre juridique 2015 awarded to Mathias Audit, a Partner in Paris

10 October 2015

During the 7th Salon du livre juridique (Legal Book Fair), Professor Mathias Audit, a Steering Partner in Paris, received the 2015 Prix du Livre juridique for his work Droit du commerce international et des investisseurs étrangers, which he co-wrote with Sylvain Bollée and Pierre Callé. See the list of winners here

Interview with Amélie Lièvre-Gravereaux, a Partner in Paris, in “C’est à vous !”

1 July 2015

Amélie Lièvre-Gravereaux, a Steering Partner in Paris, was interviewed for the article in C'est à Vous ! : Au coeur de la stratégie des entreprises. See the article here Source: C'est à vous ! No. 36 - July 2015

Frédéric Raimbault, a Partner in Angers, acting for the SDIS49 (Department Fire and Rescue Service of Maine and Loire)

Frédéric Raimbault, a Steering Partner in Angers, was involved in the film made by the SDIS49 on road safety. See the article on page 4, here Source: Lignes de Vie No. 33 - July 2015

Steering at the Portuguese Property and Tourism Fair

5 June 2015

Steering will be present at the Portuguese Property and Tourism Fair at the Porte de Versailles in Paris, from the 5th to the 7th of June 2015.

Steering at the Expat Forum

2 June 2015

Steering will be present at the Expat Forum organised by the CCI LUSO-Française in Paris at Les Docks – Cité de la Mode et du Design on the 2nd and 3rd of June 2015.