We have chosen the term « Parallel » so as to evoke the importance of legal advice connected to the operational constraints of innovative business models. Business and law cannot be dealt with separately. Parallel is also an evocation of the coexistence of traditional companies and innovative businesses, which can both benefit from the digital revolution provided that they master their legal environment and anticipate its evolutions.

Case studies

Case study


Driving the digital transformation of a major French corporate

  • Client was a traditional industrial group willing to engage into digital transformation in order to diversify his activity and face new competitors.
  • The aim was to promote internal innovation in order to develop innovative business models.
  • Parallel Avocats was chosen to drive this process.
  • Parallel participated in the internal innovation process by giving legal advice and guidelines to the project leaders in order to deal with key legal issues.
  • Parallel trained the Client’s teams in order to provide them with the right decision-making tools.
  • One specific project successfully proved its concept, which led Parallel Avocats to give specific advice to the Client during the launch of this new business.
  • Legal Certainty: Client ensured that the legal and regulatory framework of his innovative projects was correctly taken into account.
  • Knowledge: Parallel’s presence and advice helped the Client’s project leaders become more knowledgeable and alert concerning the legal aspects of the Client’s innovative new ventures.
  • Successful digital transformation: instead of passively coping with the impact of new digital competition on his market, Client developed his own innovative and growing business models.