Breach of contract and contract lapse

A breach of contract by a party is not a contract lapse Court of Appeal of Versailles, France, 12th chamber, 24 September 2020, no. 19/03654 Article 1186 of the French Civil Code provides that a validly formed contract lapses if one of its essential elements...

Borrower’s insurance : duty of advice and time limit

In France, the barrower’s action against the bank who advised him, in compensation for the loss of the chance to purchase a more adequate insurance cover becomes time barred after five years within the date of the insurer’s refusal to cover a loss. French High Court,...

Arst Avocats becomes member of ALIANT®

Arst Avocats is delighted to announce its membership in Aliant®, an international law firm which regroups law firms around the world in order to provide cross-border legal services to clients   As from 7 August 2020, Arst Avocats has officially become a member of...