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Jean-Marie Job

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De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés

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, promotions, concessions and public procurement contracts) and the defence and optimisation of their immaterial assets.

Position

Firm partner, Jean-Marie Job has developed highly specialised expertise in various areas of health and especially in the fields of pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. He is also involved in the creation of IT contracts and issues related to the management of personal and commercial data. He represents numerous clients before the CNIL (Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés). Before joining the law firm of de Gaulle Fleurance & Associés in 2001, he practiced for fifteen years in the legal department of Aventis. Jean-Marie Job is an honorary member of the Association of Pharmaceutical Industry Counsels and regularly lecturers on health law. He is also recognised by the CNIL as a recommended interlocutor. He lecturers in "data-privacy of personal health data" and "rules and laws governing clinical testing" at Paris-VI University. Jean-Marie Job was nominated by his peers “Lawyer of the Year 2011 in Biotechnology” by the Best Lawyers Awards (In partnership with Les Echos).

Languages

French, English.

Member

Jean-Marie Job was admitted to the Paris Bar in 2005. Association of Pharmaceutical Industry Counsels - Honorary Member.

Education

Postgraduate degree (DESS) in Private Law (Paris-I University, 1985); Postgraduate degree (DEA) in Business and Tax Law (Paris-II University, 1983); Master's degree in Business Law (Paris-I University, 1982).


France: Industry focus

Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Within: Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés recently acted for Icade on the contractual and regulatory aspects of its telemedicine project - particularly with regard to GDPR compliance - and an international medical device manufacturer instructed the group to negotiate several public tender offers with French entities for the supply of its products. Louis de Gaulle is currently handling litigation pertaining to the alleged unfair termination of a distribution contract, while Blandine Fauran and Francine Le Péchon-Joubert are jointly handling a matter arising from claims of misleading advertising. Other key names to note include Jean-Marie Job and Cécile Théard-Jallu, who advises an enviable client roster on a wide array of issues including R&D agreements, licensing arrangements and technology-related matters.

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Industry focus: IT, telecoms and the internet

Within: Industry focus: IT, telecoms and the internet

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés is currently acting for a major TV broadcaster in a dispute with a group of internet providers arising from a change in the client's business model which now imposes the payment of royalty fees on parties distributing ISP and TV service packages in France. Louis de Gaulle and Georgie Courtois recently advised Groupe BCPE on the negotiation with Apple of the contractual aspects of a contactless biometric payment system in Europe, as well as on the setting up of an API banking platform in France to allow financial applications to connect with the client's banking networks. Also notable are Cécile Théard-Jallu and Jean-Marie Job, who advised on the regulatory and data privacy aspects of the launch of an e-health company's connected nutrition scanning device in France and the US. Practice co-head Julien Horn, 'very accurate and excellent' senior counsel Matthieu Dary and Jean-Sébastien Mariez are also key contacts.

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