In addition to offering assistance with the many legal formalities inherent to the business world (board of directors, general meetings, dissolution, etc.), THALES provides support for its clients’ development and restructuring operations (mergers, acquisitions, demergers, etc.) or share transactions (sale of shares, options, etc.).
Settlement of internal disputes within companies and company liability issues are also part of THALES’ daily practice, whether at a preventive stage or in the context of litigation.
They advise companies and their directors faced with economic difficulties, with respect to their prospects for recovery and restructuring and with a view to safeguarding their liability.
It acts on behalf of accused persons and enterprises as well as injured parties.
It also has lengthy experience with leases and litigation in the field of real estate.
THALES assists and advises its clients in several important areas of public law, including municipal law, civil service law, expropriation law, etc.
Its actions involve both preventive assistance and, if needed, the lodging of administrative or legal appeals, particularly before the Council of State or the Constitutional Court.
As in most other branches of law, THALES’ specialists are able to assist their clients both upstream and downstream from administrative decisions: determination of the city planning or environmental context, contacts and negotiations with the administrative authorities, support with applications for administrative permits, and administrative and legal appeals.
Individual labour law deals with all matters related to implementation of employment contracts (hiring, termination of contracts, etc.). Collective labour law deals with relations between workers’ representatives and the employer, the organisation of workplace elections, restructuring operations, collective conflicts, etc.
THALES also handles cases related to criminal social law.
It handles all aspects of tax law (direct and indirect taxation) such as corporate taxation, taxation of natural persons, insurance taxation, taxation of acquisitions, real estate taxation, planning of successions and value added tax (VAT).
THALES also handles major tax litigation.
THALES assists and represents its clients in the various areas of intellectual property (patents, trademarks, copyrights, designs, etc.), information technology and networks (e-commerce, data protection, etc.).
Thales has a strong expertise in the field of food law and assists its clients in labeling and advertising matters, product recalls, compliance with hygiene standards, commercial distribution and litigation.