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Marie-Laure Troadec

Marie Laure Troadec

Marie-Laure Troadec

Serving as Horizons’ Legal Counsel, Marie-Laure is an integral team member who oversees the company’s legal, HR, and mobility divisions. Since 2018, Marie-Laure has managed Horizons’ general legal operations, conducted foreign-invested companies incorporation in China (WFOE), and GDPR compliance. Additionally, Marie-Laure has consulted for China, Hong Kong and Singapore mobility cases, and implemented internal HR processes. 


Marie-Laure holds a Master’s Degree in International Law and Legal Studies, from France’s University of Nantes, and a Master’s Degree in International Business (French-Chinese Management), from IAE France. 


Marie-Laure has extensive experience as a legal professional in North America, Europe, and Asia. She has an expert knowledge on all matters of corporate law. Marie-Laure has assisted businesses in the drafting of legal documents, managed risk and legal compliance, and conducted negotiations on behalf of her international clients.

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Global Mobility

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employment law in France

 Employees in France are afforded good legal protections when it comes to mandated employment benefits and entitlements. 2. There are four types of employment contracts that exist in France. These include a CDI or permanent contract, a CDD or fixed term contract, a professional or…

disguised employment

Disguised employment definition: Disguised employment is when a business labels a worker as a contractor for legal or tax purposes when the worker is actually an employee. 2. Disguised employment can also be known as ‘sham contracting’ ‘fake freelancing’ ‘forced entrepreneurship’ or ‘employee misclassification.’…