The new compliance obligations resulting notably from the Sapin Act II and the European GDPR regulation undeniably constitute additional constraints for companies. 2018 represents an important step.
Taking these new regulatory requirements into account requires implementing a complete, coordinated compliance program.
Companies, regardless of their size, are now required to implement procedures that guarantee compliance with statutory provisions and prevent the risk of violations. This now involves all of a company’s business sectors and operations:
A BG2V dedicated team works in the following areas:
Thanks to the firm’s internal organization and the synergy between its multidisciplinary specialists, BG2V is able to provide an adapted, pragmatic response to clients’ demands and long-term monitoring.
In addition to the implementation of a specific legal and technical monitoring system, the compliance team’s lawyers regularly take training classes to be informed of legal changes and to further develop their expertise.
They also organize internal focus groups to establish methodologies and processes for implementing compliance plans in order to be as effective and concrete as possible given the changes in this area and their clients’ needs in this field.To do so, internally they rely on in-company experience of a certain number of the firm’s lawyers who have solid experience, which provides them with a particular sensitivity to and understanding of clients’ needs.
To learn more about compliance and BG2V’s approach:http://bg2v.com/content/docs/La_mise_en_place_dun_programme_de_compliance_est_d%C3%A9sormais_incontournable.pdf
September 2018. BG2V (Hervé de Kervasdoué, partner, and Arthur Anton, associate) assisted Groupe M6 in the acquisition of a majority stake in the capital of CTZAR, the exemplar agency in influence marketing, and of its international network SOCIADDICT, composed of more than 15,000 influencers.
September 2018. BG2V advised Pléiade Investissement, a holding company of entrepreneurs, and Divalto, a publisher of management software suites for very small businesses, small and mid-sized businesses/intermediate-sized businesses, for their 4th LBO since having become partners in 2006, which also allows managers and key employees to take a capital stake.
July 2018. The parties to this sales project have announced that they were entering into exclusive negotiations. BG2V (Hervé de Kervasdoué, Guillaume de Saint Sernin, partners, and Jérôme Albertin, counsel) is assisting M6 in its sale to the American private equity fund General American Capital Partners (GACP) of 100% of FC Girondins de Bordeaux.
July 2018. BG2V advised Newfund, a French investment fund, for Establissements Peugeot Frères’s acquisition of a majority of the capital of Monbento, a French brand specialized in the design and distribution of meal boxes, insulated containers and canteens.
July 2018. BG2V has been recommended by the Legal 500 Paris in its latest edition (July 2018) in in the following 6 practice areas: Dispute resolution - Commercial litigation; Dispute resolution - White-collar crime; Employment; Mergers & acquisitions; Real estate; Tax. In addition, Karim Beylouni has been recognised as a “Next generation lawyer” in white-collar crime. To know more: http://www.preview.legal500.fr/firms/16874-bg2v/21898-paris-france