French Businessman Bernard Tapie Indicted for Organized Fraud

On Friday, June 29, french businessman and public figure, Bernard Tapie was indicted for organized fraud.  The charge comes after Tapie spent four days in custody during the investigation of arbitration he received in a 2008 lawsuit with the bank Crédit Lyonnais.  The arbitration of the case, which awarded Tapie an excess of 405 million […]

Pierre Estoup, Referee Judge in the Tapie Affair, Indicted as Evidence Emerges

The latest chapter of the “Tapie Affair” is unfolding, based upon evidence and speculation that places the spotlight on Pierre Estoup, one of the three judges of the arbitration tribunal that presided over the case. At the age of 86, the former referee judge has been indicted for charges of fraud as evidence of a […]