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18 Sep

New edition contrast WVV-codex

The bilingual code bundles the Belgian Code of companies and associations (updated to August 5th, 2020), the correlation table, and the regime on transition and entry in force, in a single handy volume.

You can order it now for € 32 (VAT incl. shipping excl.) OR You can sign up for the WVV-webinar on demand (available from September 21th, 2020) and receive the codex with a discount (€ 23 instead of € 32).

Seminar Publication
15 Sep

Sport and competition law at a luncheon debate

On 23 September 2020, Sébastien Engelen will address the relation between sport and competition law at a luncheon debate of the Belgian Association for the Study of Competition Law. Together with Ben Van Rompuy (University Leyden), he will address recent developments at the EU and Belgian level regarding topics such as sports associations as market gatekeeper, the interplay between sports arbitration and public enforcement of EU competition law, as well as the interim measures sports case before the Belgian Competition Authority. You can still register.

Seminar
14 Sep

Seminars 'Distributieovereenkomsten'

Tijdens de seminaries ‘Distributieovereenkomsten’ in Hasselt (1 oktober) en in Kortrijk (22 oktober), zal Frank Wijckmans de verschillende distributieformules toelichten: "Als spreker zal ik daarbij de wettelijke voorwaarden en voor- en nadelen van elke formule, in functie van de beoogde doelstelling, belichten. Ook praktische tips over verticale integratie, agentuur, (niet-) selectieve distributie, concessie,...zullen niet ontbreken. Graag voorzie ik daarom ook voldoende tijd om vragen uit ieders praktijk te beantwoorden”. Interesse? Schrijf je snel in via volgende link.

Seminar
11 Sep

Webinar WVV met handige codex

Schrijf je in voor het webinar over het ‘Wetboek van vennootschappen en verenigingen: 1 jaar praktijk’ en ontvang de nieuwe editie van de contrast codex WVV. De tweetalige codex bundelt in één handig volume het Wetboek van vennootschappen en verenigingen ‘WVV’ (bijgewerkt tot 5 augustus 2020), de concordantietabel en de diverse bepalingen met onder meer het overgangsrecht en de regelgeving inzake de inwerkingtreding. Inschrijven kan via volgende link.

Seminar Publication
11 Sep

Welcome to our new contrasters

A warm welcome to the young talent that joined us: Morgane Smets and Alice Degroote joining our Competition & EU team as associates and Cathy Van den Branden as paralegal, and Lennart Govaert joining our Corporate team as associate. Visit our team page to read more about them. 

People
10 Sep

Webinar ‘Wetboek van vennootschappen en verenigingen: 1 jaar praktijk’

Lieven Acke, Bart Bellen, Deborah Janssens, Jean-Marie Nelissen Grade, Peter Van Melkebeke en Sabine Vermassen gaan met elkaar in gesprek. Zij lichten vijf concrete WVV-topics toe vanuit hun eerste ervaringen met het nieuwe wetboek. Monique Sengeløv en Berto Pals leiden alles in goede banen. Benieuwd naar hun bevindingen? Ontdek het zelf vanaf 21 september. Schrijf je alvast in via volgende link

Seminar Publication
22 Jul

Welcome to our new receptionist

Tina joined contrast as our new receptionist. She will welcome you and we welcome her! Do you want to join our team? Visit our career page for all our legal and support opportunities.

People
09 Jul

ITP - Covid-19’s impact on commercial contracts: Force majeure, not just a standard clause

It goes without saying that Covid-19 is a crisis with unpredictable consequences, endangering the execution of many on-going commercial contracts. Read this month’s In The Picture for some concrete tips.

Publication
03 Jul

A warm welcome to our summer trainees

Aline, Elle, Hendrik and Jonathan kick off their summer with a traineeship at contrast. Welcome to the team! Also looking for a hands-on traineeship? Check our career opportunities for young talent.

Students People
01 Jul

Fifth M&A Survey

Today we have launched the 5th M&A Survey, covering the period 2016-2020. Are you an M&A professional active in Belgium and have you not yet received an invitation to participate in the study? Send us an email at survey@contrast-law.be in order to receive a personal link. Find out more about the Survey on our publications page.

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