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01/07/2016

Broadening scope of insolvency legislation

Historically, Belgian insolvency legislation has applied only to entities involved in commercial activities. However, recent jurisprudence and upcoming legislative changes…
WRITTEN BY
Alexander Hansebout and Bart Heynickx
30/06/2016

Employment Newsletter June 2016

In this edition we deal with the following topics: Discrimination based on age: also for self-employed contractors? Regulation on data…
31/05/2016

National Law in International Sports Disputes

The law applying to a (sports-related) dispute can often be the decisive factor in the outcome of such a dispute.…
WRITTEN BY
Alexander Vantyghem
26/05/2016

Emeritus Professor Roger Blanpain denounces the current transfer system and breach of contract rules

“There still is no free movement of labour” The cases of William Vainqueur, Junior Malanda, Benjamin Mokulu – and many…
24/05/2016

ALTIUS / Tiberghien Real Estate Gazette May 2016

Naar aanleiding van Realty 2016, het internationaal forum voor vastgoed, dat van 24 tot 26 mei plaatsvindt in Brussel, publiceerden…
05/04/2016

Football legal

The new FIFA regulations on working with intermediaries (FIFA RWI) abolish the former licensing system and create a new "intermediary"…
WRITTEN BY
Sven demeulemeester
02/03/2016

Employment Newsletter March 2016

In this edition we deal with the following topics: Supplementary pensions: return guarantee drops! New thresholds for unemployment with an…
29/02/2016

Sports Law Update February 2016

In this edition we deal with the following topics: Michel Platini’s suspension – a procedural overview The sports agents’ licence…
11/01/2016

Banking & Finance Newsletter January 2016

In 2015 the Belgian banking and finance law landscape underwent certain changes and numerous modifications continue to be expected in…
01/05/2015

Third Party Ownership

Op 22 december 2014 besliste de FIFA een einde te maken aan de in het betaalde voetbal wijdverspreide praktijk van…
WRITTEN BY
Sven demeulemeester
01/05/2014

Belgium Employment Law Is Slowly Modernising

A parliamentary Act of 26 December 2013 fundamentally altered the Belgian rules for dismissals. It harmonised the dismissal rules for…
WRITTEN BY
Sylvie Dubois & Liesbeth Spaas
01/03/2014

The Belgian beer battle: the scope of protection afforded to colour marks

InBev Belgium v Brouwerijen Alken-Maes, Court of Appeal of Brussels, 2012/AR/1999, 21 October 2013 The Court of Appeal of Brussels…
WRITTEN BY
Jeroen Muyldermans
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