lucrative litigation for lawyers

A migrant and his lawyer in front of the National Court for the Right of Asylum, in Montreuil. The CNDA has become the first administrative court in France. Marc CHAUMEIL/Divergence LE FIGARO INFO – The cost of legal aid, paid to specialized firms that plead at the CNDA, exceeded 21 million euros last year. “If … Read more

Legal assistance dogs for children

During the hearing, the dog lies down next to the child, puts his head on his knees, and can stick more or less strongly against him. 305686829/VLRS – stock.adobe.com They are trained to accompany and calm minors questioned by investigators. Six are currently employed in France. At the Saint-Lô hospital, in the Manche department, the … Read more

Confidence in justice and professional secrecy of lawyers: final vote in the Senate

The adoption Thursday by the high assembly of this reform wanted by Éric Dupont-Moretti will be worth final adoption. Parliament is preparing to adopt definitively Thursday, November 18, by a final vote of the Senate, the bill “for confidence in the judicial institution”whose controversial provisions relating to the professional secrecy of lawyers were retouched in … Read more

Cédric Jubillar’s lawyers are again demanding his release, decision mid-January

Previous requests for release had been rejected by the courts. The prosecutor had said that he believed that “serious and consistent clues” made it possible to conclude that the husband was involved in the disappearance of the Tarn nurse. Against all odds, he continues to proclaim his innocence. Cédric Jubillar, suspected of having killed his … Read more

A lawyer and an inmate caught having sex at the Santé prison

A prison guard would have been challenged by the shadows projected through the window of the visiting room. Monday, January 3 in the afternoon, a supervisor of the prison of Health (Paris) reported to his administration an incident in a visiting room. He has, in fact, surprised a lawyer making love with her client, an … Read more

Lawyer Fabrice Di Vizio, figure of the anti-pass movement, targeted by disciplinary proceedings

This investigation by the Paris Bar Association could lead to sanctions that could go as far as disqualification or deregistration. The lawyer Fabrice Di Vizio, targeted by a disciplinary procedure by the Paris Bar Association, has been increasing massive appeals against the government’s management of the health crisis for more than a year, inspiring the … Read more

Éric Dupond-Moretti strengthens the professional secrecy of the lawyer

After a legislative epic and a lot of turmoil within the profession, the Keeper of the Seals tabled a final amendment to put an end to the debate. Saved in spite of themselves. In extremis, the Keeper of the Seals Éric Dupond-Moretti reviewed and corrected article 3 of the Law of Confidence in Justice which … Read more

Confidence in justice and professional secrecy of lawyers: final vote in the Senate

The adoption Thursday by the high assembly of this reform wanted by Éric Dupont-Moretti will be worth final adoption. Parliament is preparing to adopt definitively Thursday, November 18, by a final vote of the Senate, the bill “for confidence in the judicial institution”whose controversial provisions relating to the professional secrecy of lawyers were retouched in … Read more

the lawyer of 55 victims denounces “a simulator”

The trial of ex-dentist Lionel and his father Jean-Claude Guedj has been taking place for four weeks, accused of having devitalized 580 healthy teeth for financial purposes. “You are a mutilator and a simulator“: at the opening of the pleadings of the civil parties, a lawyer for victims did not spare the ex-dentist Lionel Guedj, … Read more

Cédric’s lawyers contact the prosecution

Cédric Jubillar is the main suspect in the disappearance of his wife, Delphine Jubillar, in December 2020. He has always said he is innocent and his lawyers have said that there is no irrefutable evidence indicting him. The lawyers of Cédric Jubillar, suspected of having killed his wife, who disappeared in December 2020, asked the … Read more