British lawyer Karim Khan, new Attorney General of the International Criminal Court

It is the new face of the International Criminal Court (ICC). British lawyer Karim Khan was sworn in on Wednesday June 16 as the institution’s new chief prosecutor, the only permanent court for war crimes in the world. He starts a complex mission including controversial investigations into the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and investigations in Afghanistan and … Read more

The state of health of Yvan Colonna “still very serious” according to his lawyer

Yvan Colonna’s state of health “is still very serious, he has never come out of a coma” since his attack in prison, explained one of his lawyers, Me Patrice Spinosi, on Tuesday at France Inter, confirming that a request for suspension of sentence was to be filed. “Hope exists but it is tenuous”, added the … Read more

Pandora Papers: “Optimization remains a right in our society of freedom” pleads a tax lawyer in the Senate

“Optimization remains a right in our free society. “A week after the revelations of the Pandora Papers, it was necessary to dare. However, this is the position developed by Marc Bornhauser, a lawyer specializing in tax law, during a hearing organized by the Senate Finance Committee in reaction to the leak of unpublished documents, which … Read more

Not yet ready for retirement, Advocate General Patrice Lemonnier leaves Rouen for Caen

This article is for subscribers only Register for free and enjoy 14 days of unlimited access to all our articles! I’m registering Posted on 05/15/2022 at 10:00 Investigating judge then general counsel at the Rouen Court of Appeal, Patrice Lemonnier puts down his suitcases in Caen on June 1, 2022. Meeting with one of the … Read more

the lawyer of 55 victims denounces “a simulator”

The trial of ex-dentist Lionel and his father Jean-Claude Guedj has been taking place for four weeks, accused of having devitalized 580 healthy teeth for financial purposes. “You are a mutilator and a simulator“: at the opening of the pleadings of the civil parties, a lawyer for victims did not spare the ex-dentist Lionel Guedj, … Read more

Camille Vasquez, the lawyer and formidable media strategist of Johnny Depp

Camille Vasquez during the first days of the trial between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard. (Fairfax, April 12, 2022.) BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP Since April 11, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard have been facing each other in Fairfax court. In this battle, the actor can count on Camille Vasquez, an essential member of his defense … Read more

The lawyer’s result fee is due only once, even in the event of an appeal

By Stephanie Delmas Posted on 03/08/2021 at 15:10, Update on 05/08/2021 at 16:05 auremar – stock.adobe.com The Court of Cassation has just explained that the result fee provided for with a lawyer for a procedure in 1st instance is not cumulative with another result fee for the appeal procedure. A lawyer entered into a fee … Read more

Is it up to the union to pay the lawyer’s fees to recover unpaid charges?

The editorial staff of Le Particulier Immobilier brings you its expertise on tax and regulatory issues closely affecting the world of co-ownership, rental investment, etc. The lawyer’s fees paid to initiate proceedings for the recovery of unpaid charges in court against a debtor co-owner do not appear in the list of costs attributable solely to … Read more

Death of Jean-Denis Bredin, committed lawyer and academician

“Jean-Denis Bredin has left us. He was one of our most brilliant colleagues possessing a pen like no other which had taken him to the French Academy., wrote on his Twitter account Olivier Cousi, president of Paris, to announce the death of the lawyer and academician Jean-Denis Bredin. Died at 92, he was the father … Read more

Lawyer Juan Branco indicted for “rape”

After the accusations of a young woman at the end of last April, Juan Branco, a high-profile and divisive lawyer for his support for the Russian artist Piotr Pavlenski and the “yellow vests”, was indicted on Tuesday for “rape” by a Parisian investigating judge, AFP learned on Wednesday from a source familiar with the matter, … Read more