Mr Philippe Moncorps > De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés
9 RUE BOISSY D'ANGLAS
75008 PARIS
France
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Work Department

Operations Division : The transactional and litigation activities of the Operations Division cover industrial and commercial activities and more generally clients' operations (sourcing, sales, promoions, concessions and public procurement conracts) and the defence and optimitation of their immaterial assets

Position

Firm Partner, Philippe Moncorps supports our practice in the media and new technologies sectors. An expert in audiovisual transformations (content production and protection, advertising models and brand content challenges, etc.), he has expanded his practice to other sectors that are also facing accelerated digitization issues. He provides his services as an advisor and in litigation, on cases involving intellectual property law, media law, audiovisual and film production law and regulation, as well as in commercial and criminal law. He started his career as a lawyer, practicing for 14 years in the Cabinet Louis Bousquet (1992–2006) on litigation cases for the entire TF1 Group, particularly in the areas of media law and intellectual property. He then joined TF1 Group as Director of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, reporting to the Secretary General (2006–2010) and then Legal Director of Information and Judicial Affairs, reporting to the Legal Director of TF1 Group (2011–2017).

Languages

French, English

Memberships

Member of the Paris Bar since 1992

Education

He holds a Master of European Community Law (Rennes 1 University, 1990), he is a graduate of the Institute of Public Business Law (a joint training program with the Faculty of Law of Sceaux Jean Monnet, Paris Sud University / Barreau de Paris – 1989) and a Master of Public Law (Paris 1 – 1988).

Lawyer Rankings

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés handles a diverse range of disputes. The firm is representing leading French companies and international groups in commercial, M&A and industrial disputes. The firm is also handling a growing amount of new cases dealing with renewables energy M&A transactions and is also a good fit to manage cases involving public sector entities. In addition, the firm has strong reputation for its particular expertise in the media, IT and sport sectors where it is regularly handling key matters. It recently won a major victory regarding illegal sport ticket reselling and is managing several high-stake cases for TF1 TV channel, including several issues involving internet providers and broadcasters. Louis de Gaulle and Jean-François Paque co-head the practice. Several other partners also contribute including Julien Horn and Philippe Moncorps.

Paris > Résolution des litiges > Contentieux commercial et de droit des sociétés

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés traite des litiges d’une typologie variée. Le cabinet représente de grandes entreprises françaises et des groupes internationaux dans des contentieux commerciaux, industriels et de fusions-acquisitions. Le cabinet s’est dernièrement vu confier plusieurs affaires en lien avec des opérations de fusions-acquisitions ayant pour sous-jacent des infrastructures d’énergies renouvelables. L’expertise est également recommandée pour la gestion de litiges impliquant des entités publiques. Enfin, le cabinet dispose d’une très forte réputation dans le secteur des médias, des nouvelles technologies et du sport où il intervient régulièrement dans des litiges de premier plan. Il a récemment obtenu une victoire importante dans des procédures visant à empêcher et à condamner la revente illégale de tickets pour des événements sportifs. Il gère plusieurs dossiers à forts enjeux pour le compte de TF1, impliquant d’autres diffuseurs ainsi que des opérateurs internet. La pratique est codirigée par Louis de Gaulle et Jean-François Paque, qui sont entourés de Julien Horn et Philippe Moncorps.