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France’s defense policy

France’s defense policy is a matter of crucial importance for France’s national security and international relations. It establishes the orientations and priorities for the French armed forces, as well as …

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French law – Legal acts

A. Different types of legal acts A juridical act is the manifestation of a will to create, modify or extinguish legal rights. 1. Classification according to the conditions of formation …

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French law – The Classic Public Institution

Section 1 – Public Institution/Public Utility Institution The basic difference between public and public utility institutions is as follows: Public utility establishments are legal entities under private law. The State has recognized the …

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French law – Local agents of the state administration

Title 2 – The State Administration Chapter 1 – Central Administration Chapter 2 – Local agents of the State administration Section 1 – The prefect The prefect was created by the law of 28 Pluviôse of the year VIII …