Reform of the legal publication regime

Draft law No 6624 reforming the legal publication regime in relation to companies and associations was voted by the Chambre des Députés on 10 May 2016. The new procedures for filing will be applicable to fonds communs de placement (“common funds”) as from 1 June 2016. The common funds will benefit from a period of 6 months as from the entry into force of the law in order to register with the Registre de Commerce et des Sociétés (Trade and Companies Register, the RCS).

In order to have an efficient implementation of the new obligations, the RCS published the following brochure: