French Constitutional Council Approves International Electronic Communications Surveillance Act

Author:Mr Daniel McLoon, Mauricio F. Paez, Kevin D Lyles, Richard J. Johnson, Adam Salter, Undine von Diemar, Jonathon Little, Paloma Bru, Olivier Haas, Michiru Takahashi, Anand Varadarajan and Nicole M. Perry
Profession:Jones Day

On November 26, 2015, the Constitutional Council approved (source document in French) Article 1 of the Act on International Electronic Communications Surveillance. Article 1 modified Articles L. 854-1, L. 854-2, L. 854-5, and L. 854-9 of the French Public Security Code and amended key provisions of the Intelligence Act, which previously had been rejected by the...

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