About the renegotiation of the solar power purchase contracts signed before 2011

It would be an understatement to say that the news, revealed by the newspaper Les Echos on September 16, that the Ministry of Economy and Finance was, for budgetary reasons, reportedly considering “renegotiating” the solar power purchase contracts concluded by producers and EDF Obligation d’Achat (or other obligated buyers) before 2011, has had the effect…

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BMHAVOCATS advises Massenberg Group on the acquisition of Aéro Solutions SAS, France, under the lead of Honert + Partner

The Massenberg Group, a portfolio company of DPE Deutsche Private Equity (“DPE”), has acquired the French Aéro Solutions SAS (“Aéro Solutions”). The acquisition is subject to the condition precedent of regulatory approvals. The seller of Aéro Solutions’ shares is the founder and CEO of Aéro Solutions, Sebastian Thielkes, who will continue to manage the company.…

[ARBITRATION] Soft law in international arbitration: the Prague Rules one year after their entry into force – a true alternative to the IBA Rules?

International arbitration proceedings, by definition, allow parties to settle their disputes worldwide. In particular, they allow parties from different jurisdictions and with different legal backgrounds to do so. With a constantly growing number of international arbitration matters over the last decades, cases in which parties with a common law background faced parties with a civil…

[LABOUR LAW] Compensation for dismissal without real and serious grounds: the tumultuous saga of the “Macron scale”

By order n° 2017-1387 of 22 September 2017, the government established a scale to evaluate the compensation that a company must pay to an employee if his/her dismissal is declared to be without real and serious grounds. By virtue of this said “Macron” scale, the amount of compensation granted by judges must obligatorily fall between…

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Taxation of the digital economy : bitcoin, blockchain and GAFA tax

ITSG International Conference, Dubai, 2019 This bi-annual conference brings together the most experienced international tax specialists on current topics. During this conference, Christophe Jolk, Gary Ashford and Javier Canosa exchanged their views on the evolution of the taxation of the digital economy (bitcoin, blockchain and GAFA tax). Find the points discussed by Christophe Jolk during…