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  • 27 March 2018

    Putting together a successful merger project

    Breakfast session at the firm on the essential elements for carrying out with success a merger / transfer of assets, in partnership with the JEGARD firm.

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  • 08 March 2018

    Putting the ESC in place with success

    Breakfast session at the firm on the key points in successfully setting up the economic and social committee.

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  • 14 February 2018

    Protecting your personal data (GDPR)

    Breakfast session at the firm on the impacts of the new European regulation.

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  • 15 January 2018

    Declaring your company's real beneficiary/ies

    News written by Frédéric Tohonou on how to fulfill the obligation to declare real beneficiaries and avoid the risk of a fine.

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  • 11 January 2018

    Anticipating the new GDPR obligations

    News written by Laure Frankiewicz on the impacts the new European regulation will have on data processing.

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  • 14 December 2017

    Developing social dialog

    Breakfast session at the firm on the key elements to mastering negotiations in compliance with the Macron legislation.

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  • 30 November 2017

    Creating a festive moment

    A cabaret atmosphere for a sparkling evening at the firm, bringing together clients, partners, artists and friends.

  • 16 November 2017

    Successfully managing the termination of an employment contract

    Breakfast session at the firm on the essential points for complying with the Macron legislation.

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  • 25 October 2017

    Evaluating the impact of the early termination of a contract

    News written by Mathilde Pichon-Driancourt on the consequences of terminating interdependent contracts early.

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  • 02 October 2017

    Applying the Macron legislation within your company

    3 breakfast sessions on the essential elements for using the new mechanisms.

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  • 27 September 2017

    New legal compensation rate for dismissal

    Newsflash written by Sandra Aboukrat on the new legal compensation rate for dismissal applicable as of 27 September.

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  • 06 September 2017

    Applying the right to disconnect

    News written by Sandra Aboukrat on how to apply the obligations in relation to the use of digital tools during and outside working hours.

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  • 25 July 2017

    Respecting time limits for the retention of documents

    News written by Sandra Aboukrat on keeping proper track of how long documents need to be kept.

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  • 13 June 2017

    Associations: Safely terminate business contracts

    News written by Laure Frankiewicz on securing the termination of associations' relations with their business partners, in compliance with the Court of Cassation's 25 January 2017 decision which ruled that such termination could be reprehensible.

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  • 08 June 2017

    Assembling a successful merger project

    Breakfast session for associations and nonprofit organizations, about indispensible elements for carrying out with success a merger / transfer of assets.

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  • 17 May 2017

    Amending your articles of association

    Newsflash written by Laure Frankiewicz to secure your articles of association, in accordance with the two new rulings of 25 January and 1 February 2017.

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  • 27 April 2017

    Organizing your personnel's paid leave

    News written by Sandra Aboukrat on the new rules concerning paid leave resulting from the Labor law of 8 August 2016.

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  • 26 April 2017

    Participating in collective bargaining

    Newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz presenting the representation results of professional organizations allowed to participate in collective bargaining over the next 4 years.

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  • 21 February 2017

    Taking advantage of the new tax break on wages

    Info written by Laure Frankiewicz on the 2017 finance law, instituting a tax break for nonprofit organizations subject to payroll tax.

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  • 12 February 2017

    Committee on hygiene, safety and working conditions: convening meetings by email

    Newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz setting out the legal requirements for validly convening meetings of the Committee on hygiene, safety and working conditions (Comité d'hygiène, de sécurité et des conditions de travail - CHSCT) by email.

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  • 08 February 2017

    Reinforcing the protection of personal data

    News written by Mathilde Pichon-Driancourt on the impact of the Law of 7 October 2016 « for a digital republic » concerning the protection of personal data, detailing how to conform to the new obligations.

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  • 06 February 2017

    Benefitting from SAPIN2 Law measures

    Info written by Laure Frankiewicz on the new measures aiming to make the creation of new businesses and the life of commercial business executives easier, resulting from the Law of 9 December 2016 relative to transparency, anti-corruption and the modernization of the economy.

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  • 25 January 2017

    Scheduling professional-training interviews

    Newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz on the obligation under the Law of March 5, 2014 to propose a professional-training interview to all employees hired before 7 March 2014.

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  • 16 January 2017

    Reporting traffic offenses committed with a company-owned car

    Newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz on the Law of 18 November 2016, supplemented by a decree of 15 December 2016, which entered into force on 1 January 2017, imposing an obligation on employers to report traffic offenses committed by their employees with company-owned cars.

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  • 09 December 2016

    Guaranteeing the validity of a bad leaver clause in shareholder agreements

    News update written by Frédéric Tohonou on how to draft a valid bad leaver clause and secure a shareholder agreement.

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  • 01 December 2016

    Ensuring gender balance

    News written by Emaé Berlet on how to comply with the Law of 23 July 2015 (known as the "Rebsamen" Law) in employee representative bodies, the new provisions of which apply to elections organized as of 1 January 2017.

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  • 19 October 2016

    National forum of associations and foundations

    Lise Cornillier participates in the conference "Establishing an alliance of associations after the operation has been approved by the deliberative bodies".

  • 06 October 2016

    Anticipating and handling human risks to successfully manage a process of change

    Breakfast discussion at the Firm hosted by Emaé Berlet and Cyril Blaise.

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  • 19 September 2016

    Assessing the impact of the new Consumer Code on your contracts

    Newsflash written by Mathilde Pichon-Driancourt on the new provisions of the Consumer Code, which entered into force on 1 July 2016, aimed at improving legal coherence, in particular by providing a legal definition of the concepts of consumer, non-professional and professional.

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  • 15 September 2016

    Guidance on drafting an invitation to a preliminary interview on dismissal

    Newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz confirming that in accordance with the decision of the Cassation Court [highest jurisdiction in France] of 6 April 2016, an employer has no obligation to mention the grievances against an employee in an invitation to preliminary interview.

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  • 02 May 2016

    Drafting associative statutes

    News update written by Laure Frankiewicz on how to draft associative statutes in order to guarantee the effective functioning of the association's bodies.

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  • 25 February 2016

    "Safe Harbor 2": protecting your data

    Info written by Cyril Blaise on "Safe Harbor", which has become the "privacy shield", following the conclusion of an agreement between the United States and Europe on 2 February 2016, which regulates the use by American companies of EU citizens' personal data.

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  • 12 February 2016

    Committee on hygiene, safety and working conditions: convening meetings by email

    Newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz setting out the legal requirements for validly convening meetings of the Committee on hygiene, safety and working conditions (Comité d'hygiène, de sécurité et des conditions de travail - CHSCT) by email.

    read the newsflash  [70.0Ko]
  • 25 January 2016

    Scheduling professional-training interviews

    Newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz on the obligation under the Law of March 5, 2014 to propose a professional-training interview to all employees hired before 7 March 2014.

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  • 15 December 2015

    Ensuring contract security with software companies

    Interview with Laure Delanoue, published in the December 2015 issue of the magazine Directions, on the need to negotiate contractual terms with a software tools company to prevent any risk of litigation.

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  • 18 November 2015

    Managing social relations

    Two-day training event for directors and managers of human resources in the medico-social sector on the functioning of employee representative bodies (instances représentatives du personnel – IRP), conducted by Sébastien Monetto in Paris.

  • 13 November 2015

    Managing schedules and working hours

    Training event on working hours for the managers of an association protecting children in need, conducted by Lise Cornillier in Rochefort.

  • 21 October 2015

    National forum of associations and foundations

    Laure Frankiewicz participates in the 10th national forum bringing together directors and managers from the associative sector.

  • 14 October 2015

    The obligation for the Committee on hygiene, safety and working conditions to adopt internal regulations

    Newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz on the new obligation set out in the Law of 17 August 2015 for the Committee on hygiene, safety and working conditions (Comité d'hygiène, de sécurité et des conditions de travail - CHSCT) to adopt internal regulations on its modalities of operation and the organization of its work.

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  • 13 October 2015

    Achieving positive social dialogue

    Breakfast discussion at the Firm hosted by Emaé Berlet and Sébastien Monetto.

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  • 30 September 2015

    Hiring a merger auditor

    Newsflash written by Laure Frankiewicz on the new decree implementing the Law of 31 July 2014 on the social and solidarity economy (économie sociale et solidaire - ESS) which sets the maximum amount for the transfer of assets in merger operations between associations and foundations, beyond which the valuation of assets must be certified by a merger auditor.

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  • 24 August 2015

    Merging associations

    News update by Laure Frankiewicz on the new decrees implementing the Law of July 31, 2014 on the social and solidarity economy (économie sociale et solidaire - "ESS") published on July 1 and 7, 2015 which sets out the legal framework for mergers, divisions and partial transfers of assets between associations.

  • 26 June 2015

    Negotiating your IT contracts in accordance with the new rules

    News written by Cyril Blaise on the new rules on informing, alerting, advising and active cooperation with clients and IT service providers.

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  • 04 June 2015

    Setting up the cooperation and mergers of organizations

    Training session led by Juliette Lévy in Vaugneray (near Lyon), for human resources management personnel in the health, social and medico-social sector, on the tools of cooperation and mergers that help in adapting to the evolution of users' and public policies' needs.

  • 04 June 2015

    Measuring the stakes related to work-time arrangements

    Training session on the various legal levers and mechanisms that help to choose the best mode of organization, led by Emaé Berlet in Paris for managers in the medico-social sector.

  • 27 May 2015

    Mastering how employee representative organizations work

    The specific missions and powers of each employee representative organization, presented by Sébastien Monetto to the management personnel of an association of assistance to the handicapped in Hautefeuille (southeast of Paris).

  • 26 May 2015

    Benefitting from the legal provisions for the simplification of corporate administration

    Info written by Mathilde Pichon-Driancourt on the loosening of rules for companies thanks to the law of December 20 2014 on the simplification of corporate administration.

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  • 20 May 2015

    Identifying commuting times that count as union delegation hours

    Firm newsflash written by David Buchsenschutz on the December 9 2014 Court of cassation decision setting out the principle according to which commuting times related to carrying out an employee representation mandate are included in the allotment of union delegation hours.

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  • 06 May 2015

    Endowment funds: obligation to deposit an initial endowment minimum

    Firm newsflash written by Laure Frankiewicz pursuant to the January 22 2015 decree #2015-49, relating to endowment funds, that set, in particular, the initial endowment minimum.

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  • 20 April 2015

    Making good use of the Pinel law

    Newsletter written by Lounès Khadir on the principal advantages of the law relating to the craft and trade industries as well as very small businesses (known as the "Pinel law") of June 18 2014, and the corresponding implementation decree of November 5 2014, modifying in particular rules governing commercial leases.

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  • 27 March 2015

    Ensuring the validity of annual allotment of working days

    Firm newsflash written by Alex Fernando on the need to organize and keep track of follow-up interviews with employees.

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  • 23 March 2015

    Clarifying the legislation specific to Employee Representative Organizations

    2-day training session (March 23 and 24 2015) on the different Employee Representative Organizations and the protection of employee representatives, led by Sebastien Monetto à Montpellier for directors in the medico-social sector.

  • 12 March 2015

    15 days to provide employment certificate

    Firm newsflash written by Sébastien Monetto on the prejudice created by a 15-day delay for providing an employment certificate after termination of an employment contract.

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  • 28 January 2015

    The different ways to manage working hours

    The legal and collective bargaining framework relating to working hours and, in particular, the legal evolutions concerning their organization since the August 20 2008 law, presented by Emaé Berlet to the executive staff of an association in Caen working for the protection of children.

  • 20 January 2015

    Distinguishing the labor law provisions applicable to foster care providers

    Training session led by Emaé Berlet in Caen for the management team of an association that provides care for children and teenagers in difficulty, to help optimize the management of foster care providers.

  • 06 January 2015

    DIF/CPF: obligation to inform employees

    Firm newsflash written by Sébastien Monetto on the replacement of the DIF (Droit Individuel à la Formation: Individual Entitlement to Training) by the CPF (Compte Personnel de Formation: Personal Training Account) as of January 1 2015 and employers' obligation to inform employees by January 31 2015 of hours acquired up to December 31 2014.

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  • 11 December 2014

    The impact employee absences have on an organization's operations

    Presentation of the rules for acquiring and tallying vacation days and of the related procedures, given by Emaé Berlet to HR Directors and Managers in the medico-social sector to improve the management of incidents resulting from employee absences.

  • 05 December 2014

    Team Seminar

    The entire firm gathers in Saint Malo to reflect on the dynamics of professional relationships in order to deliver an even more robust service to clients.

  • 18 November 2014

    Understanding how Employee Representative Organizations function

    2-day training session led by Sébastien Monetto in Paris for Human Resource Directors and Managers in the medico-social sector, clarifying specific regulations on employee representation as well as provisions of the CCN 51 (national collective agreement of 1951) on the subject.

  • 15 November 2014

    Delegations of authorities: a governance/management clarification tool

    Article written by Juliette Lévy on the value of delegations of authorities, published in the November/December 2014 issue of the magazine "Health and Social Perspectives".

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  • 14 November 2014

    Managing relations with subcontractors

    Breakfast session held at the firm's office, led by Juliette Lévy and Laure Delanoue with the participation of Nadine Pichelot of CLOUDWATT.

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  • 03 November 2014

    Optimizing social dialog

    Presentation to better understand how employee representative organizations function given by Sébastien Monetto in Pantin to the executive staff of an association for the occupational integration of the disabled, to help set up and pilot employee representation.

  • 23 October 2014

    Adapting contractual relations

    Training session led by Alex Fernando in Paris for managers in the medico-social sector, on establishing employment contracts and how to modify them to reflect their organization's operational changes.

  • 22 October 2014

    National forum of associations and foundations

    Blandine Boulay, Juliette Lévy, Laure Delanoue, Mathilde Pichon-Driancourt, Cyril Blaise, Sébastien Monetto and Lounès Khadir attend the 9th national forum held for directors and managers in the associative sector.

  • 25 September 2014

    Organizing directors' liability

    Training session led by Juliette Lévy in Paris for directors in the medico-social sector in order to optimize their organization and manage criminal liability, in particular through delegations of authorities. (September 25 and 26 2014)

  • 15 September 2014

    Anticipating the impacts of the Social Economy law on mergers, spin-offs and partial transfers of assets

    The Social Economy law of July 31 2014 modified the sector's practices. The new applicable rules are presented in an article written by Juliette Lévy and Laure Delanoue, published in the September/October 2014 issue of the magazine "Health and Social Perspectives".

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  • 12 September 2014

    Ensuring employees' employability

    Firm note, written by Alex Fernando, on the employers' obligation to ensure that the level of their employees' skills and knowledge remains competitive, in accordance with the March 5 2014 law concerning employee training.

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  • 29 August 2014

    Social Economy Law: overview of the main impacts and stakes

    Firm note addressed to nonprofit organizations, written by Laure Delanoue, presenting the first overview of the social economy law in force since August 2 2014. This law aims to establish the scope of the social economy sector, recognize the diversity of its actors and define its founding principles.

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  • 11 July 2014

    Preventing conflicts of interest

    Firm note addressed to associative organizations, written by Juliette Lévy, on the procedure to apply to regulated agreements so as to avoid liability of the manager.

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  • 04 July 2014

    Updating contracts to comply with the Hamon law

    Firm note, written by Mathilde Pichon-Driancourt, for associative organizations, on the new obligations created by the March 17 2014 consumer protection law.

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  • 12 June 2014

    Consolidating managers’ knowledge of employee representative organizations

    Training course on the legal framework and moderation of social relations led by Sébastien Monetto in Paris for managers in the medico-social sector.

  • 24 April 2014

    OPCAs*: anticipating the new rules

    Firm note, written by Laure Delanoue, on the strategic issues OPCAs must face following the March 5 2014 law relating to employee training, employment and social democracy. The new rules profoundly change the OPCAs' organization and missions.
    * accredited agencies collecting and distributing funds for employee training

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  • 04 April 2014

    Decree implementing the job security law

    Informational morning led by Sébastien Monetto in Montpellier for managers in the health, social and medico-social sector to help comprehend the economic and social database, the time limits for consulting the works council and those applicable for requesting the works council’s expertise.

  • 27 March 2014

    Understanding the reform of the employee training institutions

    The March 5 2014 law relating to employee training, employment and social democracy, presented by Sébastien Monetto in Saint-Jean de Braye to managers in the health, social and medico-social sector.

  • 21 March 2014

    Employing foster care providers

    Training course led by Emaé Berlet in Paris for managers in the health, social and medico-social sector on Amendment 305 to the collective agreement of March 15 1966 and the legal provisions applicable to foster care providers.

  • 13 March 2014

    Optimizing an association’s structure

    The particularities of the CCN 51 (national collective agreement of 1951), especially those related to wages, presented by Alex Fernando to the management team of a regional institute for the visually and hearing impaired in Bordeaux, in order to optimize their association’s operating procedures.

  • 13 February 2014

    Mastering the operating procedures of the Health, Safety and Working Conditions Committee

    Training course led by Blandine Boulay in Besançon for human resources directors and managers in the medico-social sector, giving a structured view of regulations specific to this Committee.

  • 21 January 2014

    Part-time: Possible extension of the negotiation deadline

    Firm note written by Sébastien Monetto on the Labor Minister’s decision to consider extending the agreed negotiation deadline to June 30 2014, postponing the application of the 24-hour minimum work week for part-time positions to July 1 2014.

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  • 14 January 2014

    Minimizing the risk of illegal labor subleasing when outsourcing

    Firm note written by Laure Delanoue on practical recommendations to minimize the risk of illegal labor subleasing («prêt de main-d'œuvre illicite») in the case of outsourcing.

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  • 08 January 2014

    Applying the CCN 51*

    Wages and part-time work presented by Alex Fernando in Nantes to managers in the social and medico-social health sector, taking into account the application of the CCN 51’s particular provisions.
    *national collective agreement of 1951

  • 12 December 2013

    Securing the work relationship’s legal framework

    The clauses of an employment contract and their regulation presented by Emaé Berlet in Rouen to managers in the social and medico-social health sector.

  • 10 December 2013

    Integrating the CCN 51*

    Training session led by Alex Fernando in Nantes for human resources managers in the medico-social sector on terminating an employment contract within the framework of the CCN 51.
    *national collective agreement of 1951

  • 27 November 2013

    Understanding the legal status of foster care providers

    Presentation of rules particular to foster care providers given by Emaé Berlet in Paris to managers in the social and medico-social health sector.

  • 11 November 2013

    Using new technologies in work relationships

    Information and communication technologies’ place in work relationships, presented by Alex Fernando in Limoges, to directors in the social and medico-social health sector.

  • 08 November 2013

    Respecting minimum working hours for part-time positions

    The principle of a 24-hour minimum work week as of January 1 2014 raises issues in the social economy sector. Firm note, written by Sébastien Monetto, presenting possible solutions until extended branch agreement derogations are concluded.

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  • 07 November 2013

    Understanding which leaves of absence result in the suspension of an employment contract

    Training session led by Emaé Berlet in Nantes for human resources managers in the medico-social sector, on which leaves of absence result in an employment contract being suspended.

  • 24 October 2013

    National forum of associations and foundations

    Blandine Boulay, Juliette Lévy, Emaé Berlet and Mathilde Pichon-Driancourt attend the 8th national forum held for directors and managers in the associative sector.

  • 15 October 2013

    "Offers & Services" Seminar

    Brainstorming with the entire team to imagine new offers in order for organizations to better benefit from the firm's specific know-how.

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  • 11 October 2013

    Controlling criminal risk

    Training session led by Juliette Lévy for the Management of an IT services company on legal mechanisms, in particular the delegation of authority, allowing to control criminal risk.

  • 08 October 2013

    Mastering the 1951 collective agreement

    The fundamentals of a work relationship subject to labor laws and the 1951 collective agreement, presented by Sébastien Monetto in Nantes to directors and human resources managers in the social and medico-social health sector.

  • 30 September 2013

    Ineptitude of handicapped employees

    Presentation by Lise Cornillier for OETH, branch agreement in charge of collecting financial contributions for the employment of handicapped workers, on the procedure for ineptitude and the different situations concerning redeployment, dismissal and retraining.

  • 26 September 2013

    National conferences for caretakers

    Blandine Boulay attends the 4th edition of this annual event for professionals in the homecare sector, in Paris.

  • 24 September 2013

    Administrators’ responsibility in the nonprofit sector

    The current stakes in the exercise of this responsibility presented by Juliette Lévy for directors in the social and medico-social health field.

  • 20 September 2013

    The essence of the job security law

    The latest in labor legislation, including what’s new due to the job security law, presented by Sébastien Monetto in Montpellier to actors and directors in the social and medico-social economy.

  • 17 September 2013

    The latest in labor law for the social economy

    Informational morning led by Blandine Boulay in Lyon for an association regrouping directors of the social and medico-social economy, with a stress on recent case law concerning employee representative organizations, short-term contracts, the right to vocational training, ineptitude, email and misuse of work time.

  • 11 September 2013

    Wearing conspicuous religious symbols in associations

    Firm note written by Emaé Berlet on applying the principle of secularism in social and medico-social associations that are recognized as being of public interest.

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  • 12 July 2013

    Mastering the Unique Delegation Document framework

    Training session to help establish the Unique Delegation Document, led by Juliette Lévy in Metz for an association in the social and medico-social economy.

  • 05 July 2013

    Competitiveness of organizations and job security

    Informational morning led by Blandine Boulay in Nantes for an association regrouping actors and managers in the social economy, particularly concerning the new law on job security.

  • 28 June 2013

    Delegations of authority and responsibility

    Training session on delegations of authority led by Juliette Lévy on Reunion Island for the managing staff of a homecare association, to help organize responsibilities and establish delegations of authority.

  • 25 June 2013

    Short-term contract hiring

    Labor law news including a reminder of the risks linked to short-term contract hiring, given by Alex Fernando in Nancy for actors and managers in the social economy.