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Osborne Clarke

163 BOULEVARD MALESHERBES, 75017 PARIS, FRANCE
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France

EU, competition and distribution
EU, competition and distribution - ranked: tier 3

Osborne Clarke

The competition and distribution team at Osborne Clarke advises on the full gamut of competition issues and was recently involved in several of the market’s most prominent cartel cases. Alexandre Glatz heads the Paris offering and assisted a major technology company with its selective distribution network and vertical restraints; he also advised several clients on their response to FCA investigations into the e-commerce sector and regarding the use of personal data in the online advertisement space. Clients also instruct the team to oversee merger control mandates.

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Media and entertainment
Advertising - ranked: tier 2

Osborne Clarke

The media offering at Osborne Clarke was recently strengthened by the arrival of Xavier Pican and associates Laurène Zaggia and Margaux Hammer from LPA-CGR avocats. The group advises clients ranging from start-ups to major international corporates on the full spread of media matters and recently assisted Ascential with the organisation of the yearly International Advertising Festival in Cannes. Other work included advising Snowite on the negotiation of end-to-end contracts for the music streaming service of new digital content platform Cstream and acting for The Pokémon Company in pan-European issues pertaining to video content rating, broadcasting regulations, merchandising and the Pokémon Go mobile application. Managing partner Béatrice Delmas-Linel and Claire Bouchenard jointly head the team.

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Tax
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Osborne Clarke

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France: Industry focus

IT, telecoms and the Internet
Industry focus: IT, telecoms and the Internet - ranked: tier 2

Osborne Clarke

Osborne Clarke’s team is headed by managing partner Béatrice Delmas-Linel and Claire Bouchenard, who provides ‘expert industry knowledge and pragmatic, to-the-point advice’. Xavier Pican, who recently joined from LPA-CGR avocats, advised Eiffage on all IT aspects of an innovative smart city project, and Lise Breteau is acting for a fintech company in the management of its e-payment services and other projects. Clients also recommend ‘very responsive’ associate Grégoire Dumas who is working alongside Bouchenard to advise Integral Ad Science on its GDPR and cookies compliance, and guiding Ubisoft through several IT procurement and service agreements. SNCF, Salesforce and Publicis are also noteworthy clients.

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France: Intellectual property

Trade marks, designs and copyright
Trade marks, designs and copyright - ranked: tier 3

Osborne Clarke

Osborne Clarke’s Claire Bouchenard acts for clients such as Esprit and Coquet in copyright and trade mark infringement proceedings; she also provides non-contentious advice on advertising, coexistence agreements and labelling issues for clients such as Innocent. Xavier Pican recently joined the team from LPA-CGR avocats.

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