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Bird & Bird
Bird & Bird AARPI
2 rue de la Chaussée d’Antin
75009 Paris
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Inforation Technologies


Stéphane provides cutting edge, business-oriented advice on all aspects of technology transactions and partnerships Stéphane is a partner in ourCommercial and IT Groups, based in Paris. His specific interests include the drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts in the Information Technology, Communications and eCommerce sectors. His current practice is focused on high profile transactions and strategic partnerships, advising major companies in structuring their strategic alliances, joint ventures , IT and business process outsourcing deals. Stéphane has extensive experience of complex and structured contractual arrangements, particularly in regulated environments. In addition to his transactional work, Stéphane’s advises on copyright issues related to the protection of technology assets such as software and databases in both contentious and non-contentious matters. Stéphane regularly contributes to publications on information technology-related matters and is a frequent speaker at conference on such matters.


French, English

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France > Industry focus > Industry focus: Luxury goods

The luxury offering at Bird & Bird operates as part of its global retail and consumer group, which covers the full gamut of corporate, commercial, intellectual property, regulatory and regulatory issues. The intellectual property department is headed by span class=”legalease-display-reference” data-type=”contact” data-id=”130007″ data-parent-type=”account” data-parent-id=”12385″ data-disabled-flag=”FALSE”>Anne-Charlotte Le-Bihan while Alexandre Vuchot heads the competition and distribution sub-group. Data protection and IT law expert Ariane Mole recently advised a well-known drinks brand on its GDPR compliance project, which included updating its contracts with service providers, suppliers and vendors; Stéphane Leriche teamed up with Mole to assist a French fashion company with the implementation of its digital strategy as a first step towards creating an online commercial presence. Le Bihan and Géraldine Arbant acted on numerous design and intellectual property protection mandates, and Laurence Clot advised on tax and distribution issues.

France > Industry focus > Industry focus: IT, telecoms and the internet

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Stéphane Leriche

Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird regularly assists its enviable client base with litigation, major outsourcing deals, cloud-computing matters and new technology issues such as the Internet of Things, and data protection. MACSF instructed a team led by Ariane Mole to advise on its data privacy compliance, and Stéphane Leriche teamed up with Merav Griguer to oversee CDC’s migration of its messaging and collaborative tools to a cloud system. Litigation specialist Marion Barbier defended a client in a software counterfeit, unfair competition and outstanding debt action. Also notable are fintech and regulatory expert Cathie-Rosalie Joy, commercial partner Alexandre Vuchot and the Lyon-based Géraldine Arbant, who specialises in intellectual property.

Paris > Secteurs et industries > Technologies de l’information, informatique, internet et télécoms

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Stéphane Leriche

Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird assiste une base de clientèle de premier plan dans la gestion de ses dossiers contentieux, d’externalisation informatique, de protection des données, et dans le traitement de nouvelles problématiques de type cloud et objets connectés. Ariane Mole conseille MACSF en matière de conformité de ses données personnelles. Stéphane Leriche et Merav Griguer ont assisté CDC sur un projet de migration de sa messagerie et pour la mise en place de nouveaux instruments collaboratifs au sein d’un cloud. L’avocate de contentieux Marion Barbier a défendu un client dans un litige en contrefaçon de logiciels et de concurrence déloyale. Participent également à la pratique: Cathie-Rosalie Joly qui est une spécialiste du secteur de la fintech et des problématiques réglementaires; l’avocat expert en droit commercial Alexandre Vuchot; et Géraldine Arbant qui est basée à Lyon et qui s’occupe des questions de propriété intellectuelle.