LAW articles Tag

Ecology: plastic packaging will gradually disappear from the fruit and vegetable section

What does the anti-waste law say? The anti-waste law (law n°2020-105 of February 10, 2020) includes 130 articles that aim to fight against all forms of waste. This law has also set the goal of transforming our economy into a circular economy. The measures of this anti-waste law for a circula ...

11
Oct
2021

Work: understanding the 4-day week in 5 questions

urs of weekly work spread over 4 days. In France too, some companies have practiced or are still practicing the 4-day week. In 1996, the Robien law had allowed 400 companies to go from 39 hours to 32 hours over 4 days by exempting them from unemployment contributions if they increased their wo ...

08
Feb
2022

Advertising for fossil fuels is now prohibited

France. The ban on ads touting these environmentally harmful products because they emit greenhouse gases was voted in 2021 as part of the climate law. It has been in force in our country since August 22, 2022 and it is a first in Europe! Several fossil fuels in the spotlight With the comi ...

05
Sep
2022

The end of the mandatory receipt: what does it change?

ions. Why this measure? The end of the mandatory receipt is a measure to protect the environment and health. It has been provided for by the AGEC law (anti-waste law for a circular economy) of February 10, 2020. Indeed, no less than 30 billion tickets are printed each year in France... This h ...

24
Nov
2022

Non Newtonian fluids

ut discomfort. The branch of physics that studies them is called 'rheology'. Summary on a non-Newtonian liquid A fluid that deviates from Newton's law of viscosity - constant viscosity regardless of stress - is called non-Newtonian. When subjected to a force, the viscosity of non-Newtonian fluids ...

23
Aug
2007

Cyberbullying: how to protect your children?

dence of the abuse. In the most serious cases, you can file a complaint with the police station or the gendarmerie. Cyberbullying is punishable by law by fines or heavier penalties such as community service or prison. ...

01
Mar
2021

Environment: not everything is allowed on the beach

e and unrestricted. However, collecting sand, pebbles or shells as holiday souvenirs weakens the coastline. That is why this practice is framed by law. According to Article L 321-8 of the Environmental Code, 'material extractions are limited or prohibited when they risk compromising, directly ...

19
Aug
2021

Garden: 5 things you need to know about farmers' seeds

gardeners is now authorized Thanks to the perseverance of the associations that campaigned for their recognition, peasant seeds are now recognized by law. They can therefore be sold and bought legally, which was not the case before. In concrete terms, if you have a garden, you can now buy thes ...

22
Sep
2021

Law: what are the penalties for lying?

misconduct and have your employment contract cancelled without compensation. Even more seriously, the usurpation of certain diplomas (of doctor or lawyer for example) exposes you to heavy penalties. For this type of lie, you risk up to 1 year in prison and a €15,000 fine. Driving with a fal ...

16
Nov
2021

Christmas bonus from the CAF: 5 questions to understand

the amount of this bonus is not taxable. 5- Is this bonus renewed every year? The Christmas bonus was introduced by the government of Lionel Jospin in 1998. By law, its renewal is not automatic. But it will indeed be renewed in 2021 and will probably be paid out around December 15, a litt ...

23
Nov
2021

France Rénov': a new public service to renovate your home

ice that has been set up by the Ministry of Ecological Transition from January 1, 2022. This novelty, planned as part of the Climate and resilience law, is a set of services designed to support people who want to carry out energy renovation work in their homes. 2- What is its objective? As co ...

05
Jan
2022

Bridge: the French Bridge Federation makes its digital revolution

ridge or FFB, which is present throughout France, is responsible for promoting and developing the practice of bridge. But did you know that this 1901 law association, approved as a national association of Youth and Popular Education, is the first bridge federation at the European level and the se ...

03
Feb
2022

Plumbing: the 5 most common problems and their solutions

or a water heater, require the intervention of a professional plumber-heater. A maintenance contract for these installations, sometimes imposed by law, allows you to enjoy a more efficient system, thanks to regular descaling and maintenance of the safety group of the device. The purpose of thi ...

03
Feb
2022

Occupational physician: why is he a valuable ally?

l the reasons stated above, the occupational physician is an ally that you should not hesitate to consult as soon as there is suffering at work. A law aimed at reinforcing occupational health prevention came into effect on March 31, 2022, and we can only be pleased about it. It should indeed cont ...

21
Apr
2022

Car insurance: the end of the green card

en card on the windshield, you risk verbalisation and a second class fine, even during a simple control of your parked vehicle. This document allows law enforcement to verify that the vehicle is insured and that you are covered, at a minimum, for third party liability in the event of an accident. W ...

09
May
2022

Buying a hotel to convert: 10 questions to help you understand

el depends on the location, the number of rooms, the general condition but above all on the balance sheet. There are no fixed or set prices, it is the law of supply and demand. Nevertheless, any good hotel professional will take as a reference a determining element of the balance sheet: the EBIT ...

12
May
2022

New home : how to choose your real estate promoter ?

oper carefully. If this type of investment worries you, you should know that the sale in the future state of completion is very much framed by the law in order to protect the buyer. Real estate developers have the legal obligation to subscribe to several guarantees : - The guarantee of pe ...

21
Sep
2022

How to sort biowaste?

eir preparation - uneaten expired products - green waste from park and garden maintenance such as shrub and hedge trimmings, dead leaves or Lawn clippings... All these organic wastes have in common that they are biodegradable, i.e. they can be naturally degraded by living micro-organism ...

22
Sep
2022

Adopting an animal: what is the certificate of commitment?

tment and knowledge is a new requirement for people who adopt or purchase an animal since October 1, 2022 and the November 30, 2021 anti-animal abuse law goes into effect. In practice, all people who wish to adopt an animal such as a dog, cat, ferret or rabbit must provide this certificate in ord ...

10
Oct
2022

Black Friday: how to avoid scams?

oducts from a company located in a foreign country. Even without fraudulent intent on the part of the seller, a foreign company sometimes escapes the law that protects French consumers. This is why, in order to limit difficulties in the event of a commercial dispute, it is preferable to privilege ...

14
Nov
2022