Alongside its expertise in business litigation, BG2V assists and represents its clients in criminal law before:
The firm notably has first-tier expertise in the fields of the criminal liability of legal entities and of their top executives and in financial and stock market offences and Internet actors’ liability (unlawful content, law enforcement, privacy, data protection, etc.).
Similarly, BG2V has a reputable experience in the handling of litigation related to press law.
"BG2V has a team of lawyers who are, “very available, very responsive and very conscientious, and who go into depth in all subjects and respond to their clients’ requests”. The firm is involved in several emblematic cases, notably in tax fraud and bribery. The firm represents several large groups or their senior executives, celebrities and wealthy clients. The “very friendly” Karim Beylouni “has a good strategic overview of cases, which enables him to propose creative solutions”. Julien Vernet is also recommended."Legal 500 Paris, 2018 Ed.
"The BG2V team assists large French and international groups, executives and mutual funds” and works on a number of sensitive cases, on both a financial and political level and in the art field. "Legal 500 Paris, 2016 Ed.
January 2019. The Pacte bill proposes to modernize the regime of preferred shares in order to encourage investments made notably by funds. Hence, Article 28 of the Pacte bill proposes several modifications including the implementation of preferred shares which can be bought back no longer only by the company, but at the “joint initiative” of the issuing company and the subscriber.
December 2018. Carrel law firm and BG2V assisted Anagenesis Biotechnologies in raising capital for the second time since its creation in 2011.
December 2018. BG2V assisted the founders of Luckey Homes, a French start-up specialized in property management for owners and users of short-term rental reservation platforms, in its acquisition by Airbnb.
November 2018. BG2V (Hervé de Kervasdoué, partner) assisted NextStage, an independent management company, approved by the AMF, one of the pioneers and leaders in capital development in France, for the agreement for the acquisition by Eurazeo PME, alongside the management and Argos Wityu, of EFESO Consulting’s capital.
November 2018. The Action Plan for Business Growth and Transformation (the “PACTE”), a new law which is set to pass in France by early 2019, provides for the expansion of the 2014 decree related to foreign investments subject to prior authorization by the French Ministry of Economy and Finance.