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Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers appeal for clemency ahead of sentencing

NEW YORK, June 15 (Reuters) – Lawyers for Ghislaine Maxwell say their client, convicted of helping late US financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually assault teenage girls, should spend less than 20 years in prison, and possibly much less, arguing that the businessman was the “brain” behind these abuses. Ghislaine Maxwell, 60, “cannot and should not bear […]

Trial of 36: the lawyers of the acquitted police officers are indignant at the challenge – 04/28/2022 at 19:24

Courtroom sketch made on January 14, 2019, showing Antoine Quirin (L) and Nicolas Redouane during their first trial before the Court of Assizes in Paris (AFP / Benoit PEYRUCQ) Since the acquittal on Friday of the two police officers in the so-called “36 quai des Orfèvres” case, a hundred feminist activists have signed a column […]

Insurance: it will soon be possible to terminate any contract

Insurance contracts can all be terminated at any time, by 2023. (Pixabay / rawpixel) In its latest opinion made public on Thursday May 5, 2022, the CCSF (Consultative Committee for the Financial Sector) recommended that all insurance contracts can be canceled at any time after one year of subscription. Insurers should respect this decision, thus […]

The essentials of the week: 2022 taxes, life insurance, rental between individuals, work from home

(Photo credits: Adobe Stock – ) Net inflows in life insurance reached their highest level since 2011 in the first quarter of 2022. Dual residence expenses can be deducted from income provided they are incurred for professional reasons. From July 1, 2022, individuals renting accommodation will have to display a series of mandatory information on […]

Values ​​to follow in Paris and Europe: Airbus, CNP Assurances, Orpea – 05/02/2022 at 09:24

(Photo credits: Unsplash – GR Mottez) (Updated with Orpea) * Change in futures on the CAC 40 0#FCE index: * Change in Stoxx 600 0#FXXP index futures: * Securities that are traded ex-dividend .EX.PA * Update on European .EUFR markets PARIS, May 2 (Reuters) – The stocks to follow on Monday on the Paris Stock […]

La Banque Postale launches its takeover bid for CNP Assurances

The subsidiary of La Poste wants to buy back the 15% stake in the insurer that it does not yet hold. Last straight line for the takeover of CNP Assurances by La Banque Postale. The young bank launched its simplified takeover bid on Monday for its subsidiary, a French heavyweight in life insurance (1.55 billion […]

Life insurance: more than 7 billion transferred in 6 months

The PACTE law introduced the option for a saver to transfer his life insurance contract to another contract with the same insurer while retaining the tax precedence of the original contract. (Photo credit: 123RF) According to the latest figures from France Assureurs, in 6 months, savers have transferred more than 7 billion euros from their […]

Life insurance: more than 7 billion transferred in 6 months

The PACTE law introduced the option for a saver to transfer his life insurance contract to another contract with the same insurer while retaining the tax precedence of the original contract. (Photo credit: 123RF) According to the latest figures from France Assureurs, in 6 months, savers have transferred more than 7 billion euros from their […]

Home insurance: in which cases is it compulsory?

Taking out home insurance is mandatory for some and recommended for others. Tenant, co-tenant, owner or co-owner of an empty or furnished accommodation: the obligation to take out insurance will depend on your status and that of your accommodation. Home insurance, in which cases is it compulsory? /iStock-Hispanolistic Tenants and co-tenants subject to compulsory insurance […]

Climate: Allianz tightens its insurance policy for the oil and gas sectors – 04/29/2022 at 18:07

CLIMATE: ALLIANZ HARDENS ITS INSURANCE POLICY FOR THE OIL AND GAS SECTOR by Simon Jessop and Carolyn Cohn LONDON (Reuters) – Europe’s biggest insurer, Allianz, said on Friday it was taking a tougher line on insuring the oil and gas sectors to bring its underwriting policies in line with global targets to fight oil and […]