Cabinet Frédéric Chhum

Avocat
4 Rue Bayard
75008 Paris
Île-de-France
France

FREDERIC CHHUM LAW FIRM

Law firm dedicated to french and international Labour Law (litigation and advisory)

Frédéric CHHUM has created, his Law Firm, mainly dedicated to contentious work and advisory in French and International Labour Law for employees, executives and HR directors as well as for French and foreign companies.

PRESENTATION

Frédéric CHHUM is a lawyer experimeted with French and International Labour Law in advisory and litigation.

Frédéric CHHUM is a lawyer at the Paris Bar since 1997 ; he holds a Postgraduate degree (DEA) in Labour Law and a Master’s degree in Business Law from the University of Paris I.

He is bilingual in English (cambridge certificate of proficiency in English 1996).

Before creating his own structure, Frédéric CHHUM notably worked within Deprez Dian Guignot Law Firm (2000-2007).

AREAS OF PRATICE : FRENCH AND INTERNATIONAL LABOUR LAW (ADVISORY AND LITIGATION)

His areas of pratice are mainly the followings :

- Employees and corporate executives voluntary redundancy ;

- Contracts of employment (fixed-term contract, long-term contract, corporate executive contract) ;

- Breach of contract (dismissals and redundancy) ;

- Litigation (industrial tribunal, criminal, labor-union, Urssaf, assedic) ;

- Working time (35 hours agreement - « Sarkozy » pay slip) ;

- Union Law (appointment – contestation of appointment) ;

- Reorganizations (implemented of book 2 and 1, Saving employment plan (PSE), social consequences) ;

- Stocks options, free shares ;

- Corporate executives status (holding of several offices concurrently) ;

- Social audit ;

- Employees and intermittent workers in the entertainment business’s rights ;

- Intermittent workers in the entertainment business audit ;

- Artists and Model’s rights ;

- Journalist’s rights ;

- International employment contract (secondment, expatriation) ;

- « Isolated » employee representing a foreign company in France ;

- Collective bargaining agreement (Profit-sharing, corporate savings plan (PEE)) ;

- Works council’s rights ;

- Criminal Law of employment (abusive resort to the fixed-term contract, interference).

Frédéric CHHUM has developped an expertise in the right of employees, technicians, artists, and intermittent workers in the entertainment business (intermittent du spectacle) ;

In this respect, he advices individually as well the companies in the recruitment and the management of their employees, intermittent workers in the entertainment business as the technicians and entertainment artists (negotiation of contracts, litigation with the employers or the organization managing unemployment contributions and payments (Assedic)).

Frédéric assesses both in advisory (drafting of contracts, judicial consultating, negotiation) and contentious matter (counseling, representation in front of Industrial, Civil and Criminal Tribunal).

INDUSTRY SECTORS

The value-added by Frédéric CHHUM resides in his perfect knowledge of his clients sectors (employers, employees, or corporate executive), and for instance in the following sectors :

Entertainment (Radio, Television, News agencies) ;

Advertising (Agency) and Communication (News agency) ;

Production (Audiovisual, Movies, Cartoons, Shows) ;

IT ;

Agro-alimentory ;

Tourism, Airline companies ;

Banking, Recruitment agencies, Nickel ;

Luxury goods.

A NETWORK OF OUTSIDE EXPERIMENTED COUNSELS IN THE OTHERS LAW FIELDS (FRANCE AND ABROAD)

Moreover, in order to answer to the different clients claims in the others law fields, Frédéric relies on a network of lawyers experimented in corporate, intellectual property, and tax law.

PUBLICATIONS

In 2004, Frédéric has published « L’intermittent du spectacle, les nouvelles règles après la réforme de 2003 » at LexisNexis edition and « Intermittents du spectacle quels sont vos droits ? » at Prat edition.

In 2005/2006, he hold a monthly judicial column in the “Le Technicien du Film”.

He regularly publishes some articles in “EuroWatch”, “Légipresse” and “Les Echos”.

PARTNERSHIP

Frédéric participates as well to the Emergent Markets and New Technologies Commission and to the Labour Law Commission of the Paris Bar.

He is also member of the Economic Chamber of Paris.

LOCATION

Address : 4, rue Bayard

75008 Paris

Phone number : +33 (0)1 42 89 24 48

Fax : +33 (0)1 42 89 55 25 ou +33 (0)1 42 56 03 00

Direct line : +33 (0)1 42 56 03 00

E-mail : chhum chez chhum-avocats.com

Website : www.chhum-avocats.com

Blog : www.chhum.typepad.com

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