French legislative and regulatory developments Page 4
French proceedings Page 6
European and international law Page 7
The so-called inefficiency of the French legal system: Myth or reality in civil and commercial matters? Page 9
The ultimate rejection (for the time being…) of class actions under French law? Page 11
Uncertain jurisdiction in contractual matters within the European Union Page 13
Rome II Regulation, clarifications as to its scope of application Page 16
Four years after the Christopher X decision, US courts still give little deference to the French blocking statute Page 18
The new Italian rules governing financial penalties ordered to compel the enforcement of court decisions: Differences and similarities with the French regime Page 22
The dematerialisation of French civil procedure Page 24
TRANSLATOR'S CORNER: Avocat Page 26
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