26 Sep

Herlinde Burez and Milena Varga spoke at conference on new Belgian legislation in B2B relationships

On Thursday 26 September 2019, Herlinde Burez and Milena Varga shared their expertise on the new Belgian legislation in B2B relationships at a conference organized by the 'Belgische Franchise Federatie'. It was a great session and a very interesting conference.

12 Sep

A warm welcome to the new talent joining our legal team

We are happy to welcome our newest legal talents: Lise Ryckaert and Nikias Steurs are joinging our competition and EU team. Berto Pals is joining our corporate and commercial team. 

04 Sep

A warm welcome to our new HR Assistant

We are happy to welcome Simone Goyvaerts as our newest HR Assistant. 

21 Aug

contrast proudly presents the "M&A Chronicle"

Today, Tijdschrift voor Rechtspersoon en Vennootschap - Revue pratique des sociétés (TRV/RPS), Belgium’s most important corporate law review, published the first edition of the “M&A Chronicle” (M&A Kroniek – Chronique de Jurisprudence en M&A). The M&A Chronicle is the result of a research project that started 3 years ago at contrast and was prepared by our corporate and M&A team in collaboration with our co-author Didier Leclercq.  The M&A Chronicle provides an overview of Belgian case law in M&A related matters.  The first edition covers all published case law for the period 2000-2017. Check our publications-page for other M&A related books, articles and newsletters. 

02 Aug

A warm welcome to our August summer trainees

Annemie, Bram, Lauren, Lennart and Victoria started their summer traineeship at contrast. We’re happy to welcome them to our team! Also interested in an inspiring internship? Apply now for an internship via our career page.

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01 Aug

ITP - The company is liquidated, long live the undertaking!

Your company can´t be responsible for infringements from the past of a different company, can it? And in any case, how can you be held liable for infringements that you had absolutely no knowledge of? Read all about it in the August edition of our ITP

11 Jul

Welcome to our new team members

We are happy to welcome Charlotte Cavanagh and Christel Mommaerts as paralegal and compliance officer to our team.

09 Jul

contrast @ ELSA Antwerp Summer Law School

Emmelie Wijckmans, Sarah Jaques and Benjamin Magnus trained a group of students from all over Europe on the basics of EU competition law @ the ELSA Antwerp Summer Law School. Through interactive case studies Emmelie, Sarah and Benjamin illustrated real-life competition law questions and interactions with competition authorities. A group of enthusiastic students made the workshop a great success.

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04 Jul

Students kickstart their summer @ contrast

Ella, Julie, Morgane, Margot, Amber, Thibault and Tine kick off their summer with an internship at contrast. We’re thrilled to have them with us! Also interested in an inspiring internship? Apply now for an internship via our career page.

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25 Jun

Herlinde Burez moderated panel discussion at Competition Law Challenges in the Motor Vehicle Sector

Herlinde Burez moderated a panel discussion on “Motor Vehicle Block Exemption Regulation: What Does the Industry Want?” at the “Competition Law Challenges in the Motor Vehicle Sector” - the only conference in Europe focusing on competition law in the motor vehicle industry. The debate was a platform for participants to discuss the next Motor Vehicle Block Exemption Regulation and addressed the specific needs of the different stakeholders in the automotive sector.

For more information, visit the website of the event.

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