The website LEGIFRANCE allows to consult the latest case law rendered by the administrative and judicial jurisdictions. The links below provide direct access to search engines to find administrative or judicial case law.
THE STATE COUNCIL
The Council of State is the highest court of the French administrative order. It is competent to decide all disputes that involve a public person (state, regions, departments, municipalities, public institutions) or a private person in charge of a public service.
As supreme judge of the administrative courts, the Council of State, like the Court of Cassation in the judiciary, ensures the unity of jurisprudence on the national level
Decisions rendered by the Conseil d'État ruling on litigation are sovereign and are therefore not subject to any appeal.
THE COURT OF CASSATION
The Court of Cassation is the highest court of the French judiciary. Sitting within the walls of the Palais de Justice in Paris, the Court of Cassation's mission is to revise, at the request of the parties, the decisions emanating from the courts and courts of appeal, criminal as well as civil.
As supreme judge of the judicial jurisdictions, the Court of Cassation, like the Council of State in the administrative order, ensures the unity of jurisprudence on the national level. Decisions rendered by the Court of Cassation ruling in litigation are sovereign and are therefore not subject to any appeal.
THE COURT OF JUSTICE OF THE EUROPEAN UNION
The Court of Justice of the European Union is responsible for enforcing Community law. In the course of its case-law, the Court of Justice has laid down the obligation for national administrations and judges to fully apply Union law within their sphere of competence and to protect the rights conferred by it. citizens (direct application of Union law), leaving inapplicable any contrary provision of national law, whether prior or subsequent to the Union norm (primacy of Union law over national law ).
RULES OF THE PUBLIC MARKETS
The Code of public markets contains all the rules applicable to public markets applicable to the State and its public institutions other than those of an industrial and commercial character, local authorities and local public institutions.
CODE OF TERRITORIAL COMMUNITIES
The General Code of Territorial Communities contains all the rules applicable to local authorities (municipalities, departments and regions) and institutions The General Code of Territorial Communities contains all the rules applicable to local authorities (municipalities, departments and regions) and intermunicipal public institutions (communities of communes, agglomeration community, urban community), mixed syndicate).
GENERAL CODE OF OWNERSHIP OF PUBLIC ENTITIES
The General Code of the ownership of public persons contains all the rules applicable to the State and local authorities concerning the consistency and use of their public and private domains.
DIRECTORATE FOR LEGAL AFFAIRS
In this link, users can access the mandatory and optional notification templates for the launch and completion of the award procedures. public markets and public service delegations. They are also able to use the proposed national non-binding decision-support forms to simplify operations and secure public procurement procedures and execution.
COMMISSION OF ACCESS TO ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS
Law No. 78-753 of 17 July 1978 grants everyone the right to obtain communication of documents held within the framework of his public service mission by an administration, regardless of their form or medium.
In the area of public procurement, this right allows any unsuccessful candidate to claim all parts of the contract and in particular to know the content of competing offers.
NATIONAL COUNCIL OF BARS
The National Bar Council, a public utility institution with legal personality, is the national institution representing all the lawyers practicing in France. The National Bar Council is in particular the protector of the perimeter of the law and ensures that the rules governing the profession of lawyer are applied uniformly throughout the national territory.
ORDER OF THE LAWYERS OF THE BAR OF PARIS
The Bar Association of Paris is represented by the President. He is responsible for enforcing the rules governing the legal profession.