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Areas of expertise

In all its areas of expertise, the firm’s work includes drafting and negotiating contracts or settlements, the services of consultancy and drafting legal opinions, assisting and representing clients in pre-litigation and litigation, including in the context of conciliation, arbitration or mediation. It also assists its clients with their lobbying campaigns at national or European level. The firm is also regularly required to participate in audits in the context of equity operations or company takeovers.

To find out more, click on the headings below.

  • Literary and Artistic Property

    Literary and Artistic Property

  • Media and communication

    Media and communication

  • Information technology, digital and Internet

    IT, digital and Internet

  • Concurrence déloyale et parasitisme

    Unfair competition and parasitism

  • Personal data

    Data protection

  • e-Commerce

    e-Commerce

Media and communication

The firm works in the area of media and communication law.

+  Distribution contracts, exploitation contracts, production contracts, audiovisual programme financing contracts

+  Assistance with preparing cases for the National Film and Moving Image Centre (CNC)

Monitoring relations or litigation with the Audiovisual Council (CSA)

+  Online platform and intermediaries status (hosts, Internet access providers, etc.)

+  Dubbing contracts

+  Advertising law (Sapin law, etc.)

+  Legislation on book prices

+  E-reputation (defamation, denigration, identity theft, etc.)

+  Personality rights (image, name, etc.)

+  Support with lobbying campaigns of the firm’s clients (drafting pitches, position papers, amendments, etc.)

 

Réalisations

Customer Specifications Sector of activity, subject
French holding company managing major public French media groups which broadcast or publish internationally The firm assisted the client in view of a project including the exploitation of its music library on a website considering its statuts of national society, in particular with regard to unfair competition law. Television & radio
Search engine provider The firm drafted a legal opinion on the use of national domains’ images regarding a new French law adopted on July 2016, 7. Web
Publisher The firm assisted the client in view of the publishing of a series of magazines about a famous rock band. Edition
Company accompanying the digital creation The firm advised the client for the purpose of the overhaul of its templates for production and broadcasting contracts.
French private media group The firm drafted a note in order to determine if one of the services provided by the client felt within the scope of the regulation of on-demand audiovisual media services. Television & radio
International agency specialized in intellectual property The firm assisted the Client in the context of the drafting of the national legislation on audiovisual communication of an African country.
Company specialized in the gathering of participants to an european lottery game The firm assisted the client for its relationship with a social network website for advertisements.
Telecommunications operator The firm drafted a memorandum on the notion of intermediary within the meaning of the French “Sapin law” (regarding the advertising sector’s regulation). Telecommunication
Publisher The Firm assisted the client on a publishing contract matter at prelitigation stage. Book publishers