Bernard Tapie case

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  • Paris IMF Christine Lagarde leaves court house
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    Paris IMF Christine Lagarde leaves court house
    05/24/2013
    SOLAL/SIPA
    Head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, leaves a special court house Paris. IMF chief Christine Lagarde says a Paris court has named her as a key witness in an investigation into a controversial payoff to an outspoken businessman arranged while she was France's finance minister.
    Paris, FRANCE-24/05/2013 /SOLAL_1220.05/Credit:SOLAL/SIPA/1305251249

  • France IMF Chief
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    France IMF Chief
    05/24/2013
    Thibault Camus/AP/SIPA
    International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde, center, arrives for a second day of the court hearing at a special court house, in Paris, Friday, May 24, 2013. Lagarde faced questioning at a special Paris court Friday over her role in the 400 million euro ($520 million) pay-off to a controversial businessman when she was France's finance minister. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)/XTC103/847062114141/1305240925

  • Paris Emmanuel Gaillard
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    Paris Emmanuel Gaillard
    09/29/2015
    APERCU/SIPA
    L'avocat Emmanuel Gaillard assure la defense de l'homme d'affaires lors du nouveau proces qui l'oppose au Credit lyonnais.
    Paris-France-29/09/2015/APERCU_103305/Credit:ALAIN ROBERT/APERCU/SIPA/1509291037

  • France Tapie
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    France Tapie
    07/01/2013
    Fred Dufour/AP/SIPA
    French businessman Bernard Tapie gestures during French channel France 2 news evening broadcast in Paris, Monday, July 1, 2013. Tapie, who has been investigated on the arbitration which granted him a 400 million euro ($525 million) state payout in its dispute with partially state-owned bank Credit Lyonnais, was detained in police custody last week for 96 hours. (AP Photo/Fred Dufour, Pool)/XPAR104/755381258135/POOL/1307012127

  • France Tapie
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    France Tapie
    07/01/2013
    Fred Dufour/AP/SIPA
    French businessman Bernard Tapie gestures during the French channel France 2 news evening broadcast in Paris, Monday, July 1, 2013. Tapie, who has been investigated on the arbitration which granted him a 400 million euro ($525 million) state payout in its dispute with partially state-owned bank Credit Lyonnais, was detained in police custody last week for 96 hours. (AP Photo/Fred Dufour, Pool)/XPAR105/322943764842/POOL/1307012127

  • Ceremonie des Obseques de Jean-Noel Tassez
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    Ceremonie des Obseques de Jean-Noel Tassez
    10/09/2015
    PAUL DANOUN/SIPA
    Ceremonie des Obseques de Jean-Noel Tassez au Crematorium du Pere lachaise en presence de nombreux invites
    Bernard Tapie et son epouse /DANOUNPAUL_092255/Credit:PAUL DANOUN/SIPA/1510100933

  • France Tapie
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    France Tapie
    03/12/2014
    Claude Paris/AP/SIPA
    French businessman and majority shareholder of the "La Provence" group, Bernard Tapie, gestures as he speaks with the media during a press conference , at "La Provence" newspaper, in Marseille, southern France, Wednesday, March 12, 2014. Tapie presented a new television program by Internet made by La Provence and broadcast from this evening. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)/MAR102/657254029246/1403121519

  • Paris. Bernard Tapie attends French news evening broadcast
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    Paris. Bernard Tapie attends French news evening broadcast
    07/01/2013
    LCHAM/SIPA
    French businessman Bernard Tapie attends the French channel France 2 news evening broadcast. Tapie, who has been investigated on the arbitration which granted him a 400 million euro ($525 million) state payout in its dispute with partially state-owned bank Credit Lyonnais, was detained in police custody last week for 96 hours.
    Paris, FRANCE - 01/07/2013/LCHAM_013/Credit:LCHAM/SIPA/1307012210

  • FRANCE : GARDEN PARTY A L'ELYSEE
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    FRANCE : GARDEN PARTY A L'ELYSEE
    07/14/1993
    WITT/SIPA
    1C...

  • FRANCE: ASSEMBLEE NATIONALE
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    FRANCE: ASSEMBLEE NATIONALE
    04/01/1993
    WITT/CHAM/SIPA
    FRANCE: BERNARD TAPIE, JEAN LOUIS BORLOO A L'ASSEMBLEE NATIONALES

  • FRANCE ADIDAS
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    FRANCE ADIDAS
    09/30/2005
    CLAUDE PARIS/AP/SIPA
    ** FILE ** Former flamboyant businessman and leftist politican Bernard Tapie is seen in Marseille during a press conference in this April 9, 2001 file photo. An appeal court in Paris on Friday, Sept. 30, 2005 ordered the French government and formerly state-owned bank Credit Lyonnais, now called Le Credit Lyonnais, or LCL, to pay 135 million (US$163 million) in compensation over the 1994 sale of sportswear maker Adidas. Credit Lyonnais, since privatized and acquired by rival bank Credit...

  • PARIS: Proces Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale
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    PARIS: Proces Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale
    10/19/2005
    MOTOR/SIPA
    Proces de Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale a la 11e chambre du tribunal correctionnel de Paris. Paris, FRANCE le 19 octobre 2005...

  • PARIS: Proces Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale
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    PARIS: Proces Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale
    10/19/2005
    MOTOR/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie(d) avec ses avocats Me Maurice Lantourne(c) et Me Herve Temine (g). Proces de Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale a la 11e chambre du tribunal correctionnel de Paris. Paris, FRANCE le 19 octobre 2005...

  • PARIS: Proces Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale
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    PARIS: Proces Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale
    10/19/2005
    MOTOR/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie(c) avec ses avocats Me Maurice Lantourne (d) et Me Herve Temine (g). Proces de Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale a la 11e chambre du tribunal correctionnel de Paris. Paris, FRANCE le 19 octobre 2005...

  • PARIS: Proces Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale
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    PARIS: Proces Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale
    10/19/2005
    MOTOR/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie avec ses avocats Me Maurice Lantourne et Me Herve Temine. Proces de Bernard Tapie pour fraude fiscale a la 11e chambre du tribunal correctionnel de Paris. Paris, FRANCE le 19 octobre 2005...

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
    10/10/2006
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Conference de presse de Bernard Tapie a l'hotel Royal Monceau durant laquelle il a conteste "l'interpretation fantaisiste" qui a ete faite de la decision la veille de la cour de cassation d'invalider le jugement de la cour d'appel de Paris. Celle-ci, condamnait le CDR a lui verser 135 Millions d'Euros de dommages et interets. Paris, FRANCE-10/10/2006.

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
    00535329_000013
    PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
    10/10/2006
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Conference de presse de Bernard Tapie a l'hotel Royal Monceau durant laquelle il a conteste "l'interpretation fantaisiste" qui a ete faite de la decision la veille de la cour de cassation d'invalider le jugement de la cour d'appel de Paris. Celle-ci, condamnait le CDR a lui verser 135 Millions d'Euros de dommages et interets. Paris, FRANCE-10/10/2006.

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
    10/10/2006
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Conference de presse de Bernard Tapie a l'hotel Royal Monceau durant laquelle il a conteste "l'interpretation fantaisiste" qui a ete faite de la decision la veille de la cour de cassation d'invalider le jugement de la cour d'appel de Paris. Celle-ci, condamnait le CDR a lui verser 135 Millions d'Euros de dommages et interets. Paris, FRANCE-10/10/2006.

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
    10/10/2006
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Conference de presse de Bernard Tapie a l'hotel Royal Monceau durant laquelle il a conteste "l'interpretation fantaisiste" qui a ete faite de la decision la veille de la cour de cassation d'invalider le jugement de la cour d'appel de Paris. Celle-ci, condamnait le CDR a lui verser 135 Millions d'Euros de dommages et interets. Paris, FRANCE-10/10/2006.

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
    10/10/2006
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Conference de presse de Bernard Tapie a l'hotel Royal Monceau durant laquelle il a conteste "l'interpretation fantaisiste" qui a ete faite de la decision la veille de la cour de cassation d'invalider le jugement de la cour d'appel de Paris. Celle-ci, condamnait le CDR a lui verser 135 Millions d'Euros de dommages et interets. Paris, FRANCE-10/10/2006.

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
    10/10/2006
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Conference de presse de Bernard Tapie a l'hotel Royal Monceau durant laquelle il a conteste "l'interpretation fantaisiste" qui a ete faite de la decision la veille de la cour de cassation d'invalider le jugement de la cour d'appel de Paris. Celle-ci, condamnait le CDR a lui verser 135 Millions d'Euros de dommages et interets. Paris, FRANCE-10/10/2006.

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie en conference de presse
    10/10/2006
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Conference de presse de Bernard Tapie a l'hotel Royal Monceau durant laquelle il a conteste "l'interpretation fantaisiste" qui a ete faite de la decision la veille de la cour de cassation d'invalider le jugement de la cour d'appel de Paris. Celle-ci, condamnait le CDR a lui verser 135 Millions d'Euros de dommages et interets. Paris, FRANCE-10/10/2006.

  • PARIS: Jacques Attali delivers a report to Nicolas Sarkozy
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    PARIS: Jacques Attali delivers a report to Nicolas Sarkozy
    01/23/2008
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Sarkozy's special advisor Claude Gueant (L) and Finance Minister Christine Lagarde. French economist and senior presidential adviser Jacques Attali delivers to President Nicolas Sarkozy a report by the commission he heads charged with coming up with a plan to free up economic growth in France. Paris, FRANCE-23/01/2008.

  • PARIS : Nicolas Sarkozy annonces Suburb plan
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    PARIS : Nicolas Sarkozy annonces Suburb plan
    02/08/2008
    WITT/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie. France's President Nicolas Sarkozy, surrounded by ministers, announces Suburb plan at the Elysee Palace. Paris,FRANCE-8/02/2008

  • FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
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    FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
    08/30/2002
    WARRIN/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie en seance de pose. FRANCE - 30/08/2002

  • FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
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    FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
    08/30/2002
    WARRIN/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie en seance de pose. FRANCE - 30/08/2002

  • FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
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    FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
    08/30/2002
    WARRIN/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie en seance de pose. FRANCE - 30/08/2002

  • FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
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    FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
    08/30/2002
    WARRIN/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie en seance de pose. FRANCE - 30/08/2002

  • PARIS: Sarkozy meets Emir Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rachid al Maktoum
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    PARIS: Sarkozy meets Emir Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rachid al Maktoum
    05/21/2008
    CHESNOT/SIPA
    French President Nicolas Sarkozy and Elysee general secretary Claude Gueant. French President Nicolas Sarkozy welcomes United Arab Emirates Prime minister and Defence minister and Dubai Emir Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rachid al Maktoum at the Elysee Palace. Paris-FRANCE-21/05/2008.

  • FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
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    FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
    08/30/2002
    WARRIN/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie en seance de pose. FRANCE - 30/08/2002

  • FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
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    FRANCE : Bernard Tapie
    08/30/2002
    WARRIN/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie en seance de pose. FRANCE - 30/08/2002

  • FRANCE TAPIE
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    FRANCE TAPIE
    09/10/2008
    THIBAULT CAMUS/AP/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie attends a meeting at the financial commission of the National Assembly in Paris, Wednesday Sept.10, 2008. A decision awarded 285 million euros ($ 449 million) to maverick businessman Tapie as compensation for the mishandling of the 1990s sale of sportswear maker Adidas. The case had dragged on for 14 years amid various legal twists and turns, with Tapie _ a former government minister, sports tycoon and actor _ arguing that he had been defrauded out of millions in the sale. (AP...

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly
    09/10/2008
    CHESNOT/SIPA
    French businessman Bernard Tapie (L) speaks next to the head of the French National Assembly Financial Commission MP Didier Migaud, during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly on September 10, 2008 in Paris after the French government agreed in July 2008 to pay ex-minister Bernard Tapie 285 million euros (450 million dollars), ending a 13-year furore over the sale of his Adidas sports group. Tapie claimed he was defrauded by the Credit Lyonnais bank, which handled...

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly
    09/10/2008
    CHESNOT/SIPA
    French businessman Bernard Tapie (L) speaks next to the head of the French National Assembly Financial Commission MP Didier Migaud, during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly on September 10, 2008 in Paris after the French government agreed in July 2008 to pay ex-minister Bernard Tapie 285 million euros (450 million dollars), ending a 13-year furore over the sale of his Adidas sports group. Tapie claimed he was defrauded by the Credit Lyonnais bank, which handled...

  • FRANCE EARNS FRANCE TELECOM
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    FRANCE EARNS FRANCE TELECOM
    02/25/2010
    JACQUES BRINON/AP/SIPA
    France Telecom deputy CEO Stephane Richard presents the group's 2009 full-year results Thursday Feb. 25, 2010 in Paris. France Telecom SA said Thursday its net profit contracted by about a quarter last year after European authorities ordered the network operator to repay almost euro 1 billion ($1.35 billion) in state aid. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)/FRANCE_EARNS_FRANCE_TELECOM_PAR118/1002251239

  • PARIS: Signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques
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    PARIS: Signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques
    06/28/2010
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    Stephane Richard PDG de France-Telecom et Christine Lagarde. Christine Lagarde, ministre de l'Economie, de l'Industrie et de l'Emploi, preside la 2eme vague de signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques regissant les relations entre grandes entreprises et PME. Paris, FRANCE-28/06/2010./Credit:MEIGNEUX/SIPA/1006281628

  • PARIS: Signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques
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    PARIS: Signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques
    06/28/2010
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    (GaD): Pierre Pelouzet President de la CDAF, Christine Lagarde faisant la bise a Stephane Richard PDG de France Telecom et ancien directeur de cabinet de la Ministre et Jean Paul Bailly PDG du groupe La Poste. Christine Lagarde, ministre de l'Economie, de l'Industrie et de l'Emploi, preside la 2eme vague de signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques regissant les relations entre grandes entreprises et PME. Paris, FRANCE-28/06/2010./Credit:MEIGNEUX/SIPA/1006281628

  • PARIS: Signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques
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    PARIS: Signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques
    06/28/2010
    MEIGNEUX/SIPA
    (GaD): Stephane Richard PDG de France Telecom , Jean Paul Bailly PDG du groupe La Poste et Christine Lagarde. Christine Lagarde, ministre de l'Economie, de l'Industrie et de l'Emploi, preside la 2eme vague de signatures de la charte de bonnes pratiques regissant les relations entre grandes entreprises et PME. Paris, FRANCE-28/06/2010./Credit:MEIGNEUX/SIPA/1006281628

  • PARIS: Weekly Cabinet meeting at the Elysee Palace
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    PARIS: Weekly Cabinet meeting at the Elysee Palace
    10/13/2010
    CHESNOT/SIPA
    Claude Gueant and Minister of Economy, Industry and Employment, Christine Lagarde after the weekly cabinet meeting at the Elysee Palace
    Paris, FRANCE- 13/10/2010
    /CHESNOT_14/1010131459/Credit:CHESNOT/SIPA/1010131500

  • PARIS: Bernard Tapie during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly
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    PARIS: Bernard Tapie during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly
    09/10/2008
    CHESNOT/SIPA
    French businessman Bernard Tapie (L) speaks next to the head of the French National Assembly Financial Commission MP Didier Migaud, during a hearing of the financial commission of the National Assembly on September 10, 2008 in Paris after the French government agreed in July 2008 to pay ex-minister Bernard Tapie 285 million euros (450 million dollars), ending a 13-year furore over the sale of his Adidas sports group. Tapie claimed he was defrauded by the Credit Lyonnais bank, which handled...

  • FRANCE ADIDAS
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    FRANCE ADIDAS
    07/29/2008
    JACQUES BRINON/AP/SIPA
    ** FILE** French maverick businessman Bernard Tapie waits at the Paris courthouse in this Oct. 19, 2005 file photo at the start of his tax evasion case. France will not fight a decision awarding Ä285 million (US$449 million) to Tapie as compensation for the mishandling of the 1990s sale of sportswear maker Adidas, a government ministry said Monday, July 28, 2008. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)/FRANCE_ADIDAS_PAR102/OCT. 19 2005 FILE PHOTO/0807291148

  • PARIS:Nicolas Sarkozy meets Christine Lagarde
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    PARIS:Nicolas Sarkozy meets Christine Lagarde
    01/11/2012
    WITT/SIPA
    Christine Lagarde (L) and Nicolas Sarkozy (R).
    France's President Nicolas Sarkozy meets IMF (Fond Monetaire International) Managing Director Christine Lagarde at Elysee Palace.
    Paris, FRANCE-11/01/2012


    /WITT_lagarde009/1201111435/Credit:WITT/SIPA/1201111438

  • PARIS: Attorney Maurice Lantourne.
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    PARIS: Attorney Maurice Lantourne.
    01/13/2012
    NIVIERE/SIPA
    Attorney Maurice Lantourne is a partner in the Business Reorganization and Restructuring and Litigation Departments of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in Paris. Maurine Lantourne is a recognized expert in restructurings of financially troubled companies. He also represents clients in formal bankruptcy proceedings. Maurice Lantourne is also a highly regarded trial lawyer focusing on both commercial and white-collar criminal matters, Paris....

  • PARIS: Attorney Maurice Lantourne.
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    PARIS: Attorney Maurice Lantourne.
    01/13/2012
    NIVIERE/SIPA
    Attorney Maurice Lantourne is a partner in the Business Reorganization and Restructuring and Litigation Departments of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in Paris. Maurine Lantourne is a recognized expert in restructurings of financially troubled companies. He also represents clients in formal bankruptcy proceedings. Maurice Lantourne is also a highly regarded trial lawyer focusing on both commercial and white-collar criminal matters, Paris....

  • PARIS: Claude Gueant, conference de presse sur le theme de la securite,
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    PARIS: Claude Gueant, conference de presse sur le theme de la securite,
    01/17/2012
    CHAUVEAU/SIPA
    Claude Gueant, Ministre de l'interieur, de l'outre-mer, des collectivites territoriales et de l'immigration, a presente lors d'une conference de presse sur le theme de la securite, le bilan pour l'annee 2011. Paris, FRANCE-17/01/2012./Credit:CHAUVEAU/SIPA/1201171722

  • BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT: Claude Gueant, parliamentary elections
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    BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT: Claude Gueant, parliamentary elections
    06/10/2012
    ANTONIOL ANTOINE/SIPA
    French former Interior Minister Claude Gueant (C), UMP right-wing party candidate in Hauts-de-Seine third constituency, waits at his headquarters for the first round results of the French parliamentary election. Boulogne Billancourt, France - 10/06/2012/Credit:ANTONIOL ANTOINE/SIPA/1206110857

  • PARIS:  Funeral ceremony for French television football journalist Thierry Roland
    00639421_000020
    PARIS: Funeral ceremony for French television football journalist Thierry Roland
    06/21/2012
    NIVIERE/VILLARD/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie. Funeral ceremony for French television football journalist Thierry Roland at at Sainte-Clotilde church in Paris. He died at the age of 74.Paris, FRANCE -21/06/2012/Credit:NIVIERE/VILLARD/SIPA/1206211830

  • PARIS. Meeting focused on telecom at Ministry of finance
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    PARIS. Meeting focused on telecom at Ministry of finance
    07/17/2012
    CHAMUSSY/SIPA
    France Telecom Orange Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephane Richard arrives to attend a meeting focused on telecom with French Minister for Industrial Recovery and Food Industry and Junior Minister for SMEs, Innovations and Digital Economy at the French Ministry
    Paris, FRANCE - 17/07/2012/CHAMUSSY_cham.010/1207171252/Credit:CHAMUSSY/SIPA/1207171254

  • NY: FORMER FRENCH PRESIDENT NICOLAS SARKOZY GIVES FIRST CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK
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    NY: FORMER FRENCH PRESIDENT NICOLAS SARKOZY GIVES FIRST CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK
    10/11/2012
    BEHAR ANTHONY/SIPAUSA/SIPA
    11 October 2012 - New York - Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrives at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel to give his first paid conference hosted by Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual on October 11, 2012 in New York, NY. Photo Credit: Anthony Behar/Sipa USA/sipausa.11280586/1210111847

  • France Lagarde Investigation
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    France Lagarde Investigation
    05/23/2013
    Thibault Camus/AP/SIPA
    IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde leaves her apartment building for a French court, in Paris, Thursday, May 23, 2013. Lagarde is being investigated by the special French court over a controversial arbitrage deal, which she oversaw as French Finance minister in 2008. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)/XTC101/540075914918/1305230858

  • France IMF Chief
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    France IMF Chief
    08/04/2011
    Remy de la Mauviniere/AP/SIPA
    Gerard Palisse, center, the president of the commission of the Republic Court of Justice, addresses the media outside the court in Paris, Thursday Aug. 4, 2011. A French court on Thursday ordered an investigation into new IMF chief Christine Lagarde's role in a much-criticized $400 million arbitration deal in favor of a controversial tycoon. Lagarde was France's finance minister when magnate Bernard Tapie won a settlement in 2008 with a French state-owned bank over the mishandled sale of...

  • France Lagarde Investigation
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    France Lagarde Investigation
    05/23/2013
    SOLAL/SIPA
    International Monetary Fund, IMF, head Christine Lagarde arrives at a court for hearing in Paris, Thursday May 23, 2013. Lagarde is being investigated over a controversial arbitrage deal, which she oversaw as French finance minister in 2008. /SOLAL_1547.09/Credit:SOLAL/SIPA/1305231552

  • France IMF Chief
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    France IMF Chief
    05/24/2013
    Thibault Camus/AP/SIPA
    International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde arrives for a second day of the court hearing at a special court house, in Paris, Friday, May 24, 2013. Lagarde faced questioning at a special Paris court Friday over her role in the 400 million euro ($520 million) pay-off to a controversial businessman when she was France's finance minister. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)/XTC102/134137871890/1305240924

  • Paris IMF Christine Lagarde leaves court house
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    Paris IMF Christine Lagarde leaves court house
    05/24/2013
    SOLAL/SIPA
    Head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, leaves a special court house Paris. IMF chief Christine Lagarde says a Paris court has named her as a key witness in an investigation into a controversial payoff to an outspoken businessman arranged while she was France's finance minister.
    Paris, FRANCE-24/05/2013 /SOLAL_1220.07/Credit:SOLAL/SIPA/1305251249

  • President Shimon Peres meets with Nicolas Sarkozy in Jerusalem
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    President Shimon Peres meets with Nicolas Sarkozy in Jerusalem
    05/23/2013
    DAVID BUIMOVITCH/NEWSCOM/SIPA
    Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy listens on during his meeting with Israeli President Shimon Peres (unseen) in Jerusalem on May 23, 2013. Sarkozy will go on to meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu later in the day. UPI/David Buimovitch/Pool Photo via Newscom/upiphotostwo241208/1305231804

  • Paris IMF Christine Lagarde leaves court house
    00658162_000008
    Paris IMF Christine Lagarde leaves court house
    05/24/2013
    SOLAL/SIPA
    Head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, leaves a special court house Paris. IMF chief Christine Lagarde says a Paris court has named her as a key witness in an investigation into a controversial payoff to an outspoken businessman arranged while she was France's finance minister.
    Paris, FRANCE-24/05/2013 /SOLAL_1220.08/Credit:SOLAL/SIPA/1305251249

  • Marseille French League one OM v Reims
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    Marseille French League one OM v Reims
    05/26/2013
    KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA
    Former President of Olympique Marseille Bernard Tapie, during the French League One Championship Soccer, match between Olympique Marseille and Reims, at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, FRANCE, Sunday May 26, 2013/VILLALONGA_0858.16/Credit:KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA/1305270914

  • Marseille French League one OM v Reims
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    Marseille French League one OM v Reims
    05/26/2013
    KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA
    Vincent Labrune President of Olympique Marseille (L) and Former President of Olympique Marseille Bernard Tapie (C), during the French League One Championship Soccer, match between Olympique Marseille and Reims, at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, FRANCE, Sunday May 26, 2013/VILLALONGA_0858.02/Credit:KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA/1305270914

  • Marseille French League one OM v Reims
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    Marseille French League one OM v Reims
    05/26/2013
    KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA
    Former President of Olympique Marseille Bernard Tapie, during the French League One Championship Soccer, match between Olympique Marseille and Reims, at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, FRANCE, Sunday May 26, 2013/VILLALONGA_0858.07/Credit:KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA/1305270914

  • Marseille French League one OM v Reims
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    Marseille French League one OM v Reims
    05/26/2013
    KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA
    Former President of Olympique Marseille Bernard Tapie, during the French League One Championship Soccer, match between Olympique Marseille and Reims, at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, FRANCE, Sunday May 26, 2013/VILLALONGA_0858.17/Credit:KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA/1305270914

  • Marseille French League one OM v Reims
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    Marseille French League one OM v Reims
    05/26/2013
    KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA
    Former President of Olympique Marseille Bernard Tapie, during the French League One Championship Soccer, match between Olympique Marseille and Reims, at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, FRANCE, Sunday May 26, 2013/VILLALONGA_0858.15/Credit:KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA/1305270914

  • Marseille French League one OM v Reims
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    Marseille French League one OM v Reims
    05/26/2013
    KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA
    Former President of Olympique Marseille Bernard Tapie, during the French League One Championship Soccer, match between Olympique Marseille and Reims, at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, FRANCE, Sunday May 26, 2013/VILLALONGA_0858.18/Credit:KARINE VILLALONGA/SIPA/1305270914

  • Paris, FRANCE : Saisie de meubles au domicile de Bernard Tapie
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    Paris, FRANCE : Saisie de meubles au domicile de Bernard Tapie
    07/28/1994
    CHESNOT/SIPA
    Saisie de meubles a l'hotel particulier de Bernard Tapie, rue des Saint Peres. Paris, FRANCE - 07/1994.

  • MAISON B.TAPIE A PARIS
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    MAISON B.TAPIE A PARIS
    05/25/1994
    BOULAT ALEXANDRA/SIPA
    MAISON B.TAPIE A PARIS







    "BOULAT ALEXANDRA PHOTOGRAPHE" "IMAGE
    NUMERISEE"

  • PARIS : proces Tapie/Adidas.
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    PARIS : proces Tapie/Adidas.
    06/08/2005
    CHAMUSSY/SIPA
    La cour d'appel de Paris pendant l'affaire qui oppose l'homme d'affaires Ber nard Tapie a l'Etat dans la vente d'Adidas a Robert-Louis Dreyfus. Les liqui dateurs du groupe Bernard Tapie reclament 990 millions d'euros a l'Etat pour le prejudice subi. Paris, FRANCE - 08/06/2005

  • Landersheim : Bernard Tapie
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    Landersheim : Bernard Tapie
    06/16/1992
    KESSLER VINCENT/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie face a ses employes d'adidas a Landersheim, FRANCE - 16/06/199 2.

  • PARIS : proces Tapie/Adidas.
    00512196_000004
    PARIS : proces Tapie/Adidas.
    06/08/2005
    CHAMUSSY/SIPA
    La cour d'appel de Paris pendant l'affaire qui oppose l'homme d'affaires Ber nard Tapie a l'Etat dans la vente d'Adidas a Robert-Louis Dreyfus. Les liqui dateurs du groupe Bernard Tapie reclament 990 millions d'euros a l'Etat pour le prejudice subi. Paris, FRANCE - 08/06/2005

  • Rome : Bernard Tapie achete Adidas
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    Rome : Bernard Tapie achete Adidas
    07/09/1990
    GADOFFRE/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie achete Adidas. Rome, ITALIE - 09/07/1990.

  • Rome: Bernard Tapie achete Adidas
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    Rome: Bernard Tapie achete Adidas
    06/18/1990
    GADOFFRE/SIPA
    Bernard Tapie achete Adidas. Rome, ITALIE - 09/07/1990./0507041807