Paris corporate partner Pascal Bine and counsel François Barrière spoke at a symposium on "French Contract Law Reform and Its Impact on Business" in Lyon, France, on March 24. Mr. Barriere organized and chaired the event. Seventeen law professors and practitioners participated in the panel discussion; about 250 people attended the event. Mr. Bine presented on the impact of French contract law reform on acquisition agreements. Mr. Barrière made introductory and closing remarks.