Dear Reader,

We want to help you save time when keeping up to date with the latest legal developments. Observing a growing demand among our clients for tailor-made news, we are pleased to introduce you to Law-Now, the CMS information service that updates you on all legal issues affecting your world. 

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Take a few minutes to register for Law-Now today and start receiving legal news of your interest. To discover all the possibilities Law-Now has to offer, have a look at the website

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Tom Heremans
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Upcoming Seminars:

16 February 2016: Les nouvelles règles en matière de protection de la vie privée : ce que les employeurs doivent savoir et comment anticiper ce changement

17 February 2016: Retail Lunch: Retail et droit de la concurrence - Retail en mededingingsrecht

18 February 2016: Nieuwe privacyregels op komst: wat u als werkgever moet weten en hoe uw onderneming hierop kan anticiperen

25 February 2016: Retail Lunch: A quelles problématiques de droit social faut-il être attentif dans le cadre du développement en réseau ? - Een distributienetwerk opzetten met medewerkers: enkele juridische valkuilen

January | 2016

Intellectual Property & Technology

> Entry into force of EU trade mark reform package
> New data protection rules for Europe

Banking & Finance

> Distribution of certain derivative financial instruments to retail clients: a prospective ban?

Environment & Energy

> Tarifs des GRD et méthodologies tarifaires post-2016 : où en sommes-nous ?

Competition & EU

> Belgian Competition Authority clarifies the provisional measures imposed on the International Federation for Equestrian Sports
> In-depth investigations by the Commission into abuses of dominant position

Public Procurement & PPP

> New (higher) thresholds for European advertising as from 1 January 2016

Tax & Estate Planning

> La taxe Caïman se peaufine


> Concurrent holding of a corporate mandate and an employment contract
> Opinion of the Council of State dated 24 November 2015 relating to the bill of law 6777/06 aimed at establishing a simplified private limited liability company
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