.5 million of legal charges and $6.5 million of restructuring charges.
In France Q4 2009 revenues were up by 4.7% from $75.1 million in Q4 2008 to $78.7 million in Q4 2009. In constant currency revenues
to 311.1 million Pounds in 2009. Gross profits fell by -36.7% from 258.8 million Pounds in 2008 to 163.7 million Pounds in 2009. In constant currency gross profit fell by -43.9%.
In France (38% of EMEA
observed a year earlier in all countries reviewed ranging from 7% in the Netherlands, 12.3% in Belgium, 18% in France and 27.1% in Italy, to 35.2% in Germany and 47.4% in Poland. In the EU, hours invoiced
December 2011 and January 2012. It includes responses from more than 1,800 Human Resources Directors across 19 countries including Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Czech Republic, France, Germany
improvement, with the year-on-year growth rates improving in the second quarter in France, Germany and the Netherlands. In Italy and Spain, the group continues to achieve strong year-on-year growth, despite
declined in three markets, The Netherlands, France and Switzerland. Action to re-shape the group's businesses in France and Switzerland was taken to prepare them for a return to growth in 2011. The recession