News

17 Oct

welcome to our new junior team members

A warm welcome to Arne, Céline, Manda and Thomas, who joined us as junior team members.

People
15 Oct

CLS masterclass 2018

contrast law seminars organized a masterclass on prices and price clauses in purchase agreements. Three price clauses have been analyzed in detail: "locked box", "closing accounts" and "earn-out". The presentations are available on our contrast law website.

Seminar
10 Oct

Upcoming job days 2018

Take a flying start with contrast! We look forward to seeing you at the coming job days in Ghent (08-11), Antwerp (14-11), Brussels (15-11) and Leuven (28-11). Already convinced about us? Apply now for an internship via our career page.

Students
08 Oct

Junior 'contrast law training' program

Our junior 'contrast law training' program kicked off on 4 October. During the first session Barend Blondé gave our juniors an interesting insight into the legal market. We are now looking forward to our next session in November.

Seminar
05 Oct

CV workshop with ELSA Brussels and LexGo

contrast is looking forward to a successful cooperation with ELSA Brussels this academic year. Do you want to prepare yourself for the next legal job fair in Brussels (15 November 2018)? Our first event with ELSA Brussels will be a CV workshop in cooperation with LexGo on 6 November. Interested? Save the date in your agenda and keep an eye on our Facebook page for more information.

Students
21 Sep

Competition law training on distribution agreements

On 18 September Frank Wijckmans gave a competition law training at the Institute for Judicial Training in Brussels, on distribution agreements.

Seminar
19 Sep

Sébastien Engelen in Le Vif

Sébastien Engelen commented on the collection of e-waste for the magazine "Le Vif". Sébastien raises EU competition law questions regarding the monopole of ABP on the collection of e-waste in Brussels. You can read the article via the following link.

Publication
17 Sep

ELSA Antwerp @ 'Students on Stage'

contrast is looking forward to a successful cooperation with ELSA Antwerp this academic year. Curious to see their programme? Check their stand @ ‘Students on Stage’ and receive a contrast goody bag.

Students
13 Sep

Three senior associates reinforce contrast

We are pleased to announce that three senior associates have reinforced our team. This summer, Emmelie Wijckmans, former associate at Crowell & Moring, and Milena Varga, former group legal counsel at Ricoh, joined contrast. Furthermore, Ine Schockaert has been promoted to senior associate.

People
07 Sep

Frank Wijckmans wrote for Concurrences

Frank Wijckmans contributed to the special issue on vertical restrictions in the e-Competitions Bulletin. The article contains an overview of EU and national case law and explains why verticals are back in town. You can read the article via the following link.

Publication