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Jun 30
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Round table with Sixtine Bouygues, European Commission

On June 30th, 2017, Thaima Samman moderated a breakfast conversation organized by the European American Chamberof Commerce on “the European Union's priorities” with Sixtine Bouygues, Deputy Director-General of Communication at the European Commission. 

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Jun 27
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Event in Brussels: A new deal of French policy for Europe

The election of Emmanuel Macron as President and the solid majority gained by his party, La République En Marche, in the Parliament mark a profound reshaping of French political landscape. The focus of the new executive power on the future of the EU could have a major impact on the EU policies in defence & security, energy transition, digital transformation, trade, or the budgetary framework. These were just some of the ideas discussed on June 27th at the roundtable we organized in Brussels with Jean-Marie Le Guen, former French Minister; Emmanuel Lacresse, Former Advisor to Emmanuel Macron at the Ministry of Economy and Finance and Marc Mosse, Senior Director EU Government Affairs at Microsoft.

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Results of the French Parliament Elections

The elections that took place yesterday renewed the 577 seats of the most important chamber of the French Parliament, the National Assembly. President Macron's party, La République En Marche (LREM) and its ally, the Modem party, ensured a solid majority with 350 seats, representing 60% of the Assembly. This should allow the new President to adopt his forthcoming reforms. More details on the new composition of the National Assembly and what it means below.

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May 16
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Launch of the Young Leaders in Finance Club

SAMMAN was very proud to sponsor the launch of the Young Leaders in Finance Club (Club des Jeunes Dirigeants Financiers - CJDF) on May 16th, featuring a keynote speech by M. Bertrand Badré, former Managing Director of the World Bank and Founder of BlueOrange Capital, an investment fund aimed at financing Sustainable Development. Clémence Arto, Partner at SAMMAN, is Vice Chair of the Club.

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Mar 23
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Robert Madelin on Brexit

On March 23rd, 2017, Thaima Samman moderated a breakfast conversation on Brexit with Robert Madelin, Fipra International’s Chief Strategist and former Director General of DG SANCO (Health) and DG CONNECT (Technology) at the European Commission, organized by the European American Chamber of Commerce.

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SAMMAN joins the FIPRA network

SAMMAN Law & Corporate Affairs partners with Jean-François Guichard, a founding member of the international network FIPRA, to form the French branch of one of the most important Public Affairs consultants network globally.

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SAMMAN strengthens its Regulatory team

Marc Drevon, Attorney-at-law specialized in Regulatory matters, is joining SAMMAN after spending five years in the Legal Department of the French Energy Regulation Authority (Commission de Régulation de l'Énergie, CRE), and having practised in several law firms.

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Feb 08
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Patrick Starkman Intervention at EU Parliament

Patrick Starkman, Partner at SAMMAN law & corporate affairs firm, spoke at the ALDE Seminar held at the European Parliament on 8 February 2017 on " Review of the European Supervisory Authorities: opportunity to ensure a safe and sound financial system”. He underlined the importance of better representativeness of the stakeholders, investors, financial market players etc.. in the decision-making of the Boards of the three European supervisory authorities in the banking, insurance and financial markets sectors (EBA, EIOPA and ESMA).