Expertise

Sarah is specialised in employment and data protection law. She has more than 20 years’ experience explaining the intricacies of French employment law to international employers having businesses in France. She focuses on providing practical and business-oriented solutions adapted to the needs of her clients.

Sarah also assists French and foreign clients on privacy and GDPR compliance issues.

  • Negotiating the termination of a top manager and legal representative for an international medical device manufacturer
  • Drafting a whistleblowing policy for a supplier of packaging products
  • Assisting with the internal investigation and disciplinary procedures following moral harassment whistleblowing complaints
  • Accompanying software editors on individual and collective economic dismissals, dismissals for personal reasons and mutually agreed terminations of their employees in France
  • Assisting a medical device manufacturer with the closing of its operations in France and the termination of its employees
  • Advising a plant impacted by a data breach: crisis management, notification to the French data protection authority and to employees
Education
  • Institut des Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) (1997)
  • Masters (DEA) in Anglo-American Business Law from Paris I (Sorbonne) University (1996)

Four-year degree (Maîtrise) in Private General Law, Paris II (Assas) University, one semester in Leiden, Netherlands (1992)

 

Languages
  • French (native)
  • English (native)
Publications

Sarah Delon-Bouquet and Emmanuelle Mercier wrote an article for Le Figaro Entrepreneurs regarding gifts to employees and how to exempt them from social security contributions - (7 December, 2021) - view here >

Sarah Delon-Bouquet was interviewed by Le Parisien regarding the protection of employees in case of accidents while working remotely "Télétravail : les salariés sont-ils protégés en cas d’accident du travail ?" -(19 November, 2021) - view here >

"Protection des données personnelles dans le cadre d'enquêtes internes" co-written article by Sarah Delon-Bouquet and Cécile Terret published in Option Droit et affaires - (6 October, 2021)

Sarah Delon-Bouquet has been interviewed by L'Opinion regarding the legal framework of remote working "Télétravail: la rentrée exigera du doigté" - (25 August, 2021) - view here >

Sarah Delon-Bouquet wrote an article for La Lettre des Juristes d'Affaires regarding the new standard contractual clauses (17 June, 2021) - view here >

Sarah Delon-Bouquet and Emmanuelle Mercier have written an article for Le Monde du droit regarding the bond between psychosocial risks and remote working "Comment limiter la responsabilité de l’employeur face aux risques psychosociaux liés au télétravail?" - (27 May, 2021) - view here >

Sarah Delon-Bouquet and Emmanuelle Mercier have been interviewed for Gestion Sociale Magazine regarding the legal framework of remote working abroad "Télétravail à l'étranger : les questions à se poser" - (17 May, 2021) - view here >