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  • Scary Technology?

    Thanks to Rob Hyndman, a Canadian lawyer with a boutique technology practice, I have learned about a developing technology that should scare the heck out of law firms of any size. Rob refers to an article he found on developing research in France dealing with optical scanner technology moving to...

  • Holistic health care fair

    For Minnesota residents interested in complementary medicine, check out the upcoming holistic health care. Drs. Jay P. Wilson and Adam J. Burke of Wilson Chiropractic Center (www.WilsonChiropracticCenter.com) have announced an upcoming Holistic Health Fair. Scheduled for Saturday, June 2nd, 2007,...

  • Podcast: Air France Crash Legal Issues

    On May 31, Air France flight 447, out of Rio de Janeiro bound for Paris, seemed to vanish into thin air. A frantic search for passengers and the black boxes turned up some of the bodies and scattered parts, but no black boxes. This week on the legal-affairs podcast Lawyer2Lawyer, we examine the...

  • French Data Protection Authority Unveils 2010 Inspections Report

    On March 17, 2010, the French Data Protection Authority published a report concerning on-site inspections and outlined its objectives for the coming year. The report indicated that the CNIL plans to conduct at least 300 inspections throughout France in 2010....

  • Judge Thynge Requires Abbott to Produce a 30(b)(6) Witness to Testify with Knowledge of both Abbott and Its Foreign Subsidiary, Fournier

    By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Mary Pat Thynge in Ethypharm S.A. France v. Abbott Laboratories, C.A. No. 08-126-SLR-MPT (D.Del., November 15, 2010), the Court granted, in part, plaintiff Ethypharm’s Motion to Proceed on Certain Discovery Matters under the Federal Rules of Civil...

  • Developments in Private Antitrust Damage Claims – France

    by Philipp Werner France may join the growing number of jurisdictions for class action style private antitrust damage claims in the EU. A judge from the French Cour de cassation, the highest civil jurisdiction, speaking at a conference yesterday, stated that class action style “assigned damages...

  • Egyptian Fenugreek Seeds Source of EU Outbreak?

    Fenugreek sprouts are “the most likely connection” between the outbreaks of E. coli O104:H4 in France and Germany, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) reported Wednesday. The reports implicate sprouts grown from seeds imported...

  • France Implements EU Requirements for Data Breach Notification, Audits and Cookies Applicable to Electronic Communications Service Providers

    On August 26, 2011 France implemented new EU provisions on data breach notifications for electronic communications providers, as well as new provisions requiring prior consent for cookies. The French measure also gives the government power to order security audits for electronic communications...

  • Geolocation Services: A Five-Country Survey

    Hogan Lovells privacy attorneys examine the challenges of deploying geolocation services in five jurisdictions, including France, Spain, Germany, the United States and Hong Kong....

  • District Court in Vivendi Class Action Denies Plaintiffs’ Bid for Interlocuotry Appellate Review

    In re Vivendi Universal, S.A., Securities Litigation, 02 Civ. 5571 (RJH) (S.D.N.Y. 2012),  involves claims by non-U.S. persons — specifically persons in France, England, and the Netherlands (in addition to the U.S.) who purchased ordinary shares of American Depositary Shares of Vivendi stock.  A...