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DEALS NEWS - Vandevyver member of Customs Support Group
DEALS NEWS - Talboom becomes part of Sweco
DEALS NEWS - Acquisition of Ardena by GHO Capital
DEALS NEWS - Takeover of Zoo Air by Polytra Belgium (Fracht)
DEALS NEWS - Schoups assists Dust Mobile with a EUR 3 M investment round
25/09/2019 Dave Mertens gave a workshop about the key aspects of international distributorship agreements
DEALS NEWS - Takeover of ADM Team Heavy Weight by Aertssen
DEALS NEWS - Acquisition of Baeck Industriële Bekledingen by Cordeel
DEALS NEWS – Sale of “Hangar 26-27” to Leasinvest.
DEALS NEWS – Sale of residential care site to Aedifica.
Risk-free litigation against Funding-Loss?
Better protection of “trade secrets”
The TCC becomes an enterprise. Practical Consequences and to-do´s for 01.11.2018.
The UBO register enters into effect on 31 October 2018
A revolution in Belgian company law
TCC´s can henceforth go bankrupt
Schoups in the press
Interest rate for late payments in commercial transactions remains unchanged at 8%
Gwen Bevers interviewed in Bizcover on the coming company law
Dave Mertens publishes on distribution and commercial contracts in “Mode & Recht”
8 February 2018 – Dave Mertens spoke at workshop on “Protection of clientele and non-competition”
Schoups launches new “Privacy and Data Protection Practice Group"
Business Law Reform at cruising speed. ´Merchants´ soon to be entirely a thing of the past.
Schoups launches ´Insolvency´ unit
7 December 2017 - Schoups gives seminar on company disputes
30 November 2017 – Gwen Bevers and Joost van Riel gave a webinar on the new company law
The UBO register is coming
23 November 2017 - Gwen Bevers and Joost van Riel presented the New Company Act at the Forum For The Future
Dave Mertens and Joost Bats publish in Pacioli
The management company after the Summer Agreement
How to run a company in 2017: Buysse Code III
5 October 2017 - Schoups organised the breakfast seminar "GDPR - are you ready for it?"
The legislature wants to clean up dormant companies
Geens´s jump – Draft bill of new company law approved
Anonymity of the shareholder (partially) lifted in the fight against money-laundering and terrorism
GDPR – the clock is ticking (one year to go)
23 March 2017 – Schoups organised breakfast session on "What to watch out for in transactions relating to property/real estate companies"
9 March 2017 – Schoups organised breakfast session on "The Ins & Outs of Commercial Agency"
Geens´s jump - Abolition of the THV
Joost van Riel publishes in the TRV/RPS
Geens´s jump - Modernisation of insolvency law
Geens´s jump - New company law
14 December 2016 – Dave Mertens talked about distribution and commercial contracts at “Fashion & Law” seminar
Constitutional Court offers BVBA creditors equal protection
What numbers professionals have to do under the CEA
6 December 2016 – Gwen Bevers and Kristof Hectors spoke at the “Tax optimisation for real estate asset and share transactions” workshop
Amendment of the annual accounts law for financial years beginning as of 1 January 2016
Court of Justice opens the door for more flexible language rules for invoices
New instrument for proceeding against debtors: the European bank attachment
Potpourri III is a reality, number IV is already In the pipeline
Limitation of the temporal and material scope of application of the law on class actions held to be constitutional
The saga continues: Potpourri II approved
The Belgian order for payment
The price of freedom - On reference date and interest upon withdrawal or exclusion from a company
New rate framework in the Energy Decree for “closed distribution grids”
A potpourri of novelties: On mammoths and triple jumping
The Competition prohibition Redux
The transposition of the Annual Financial Statements Directive is coming
Discrimination in event of capital reduction in the BVBA
Activist shareholdership – will paying peanuts save monkeys?
Rounding off of receipt to 5 eurocents now for electronic payments as well
Constitutional Court decides: liberal professions remain excluded from the LCE
The prohibition to compete … too much of a good thing, or not?
The Constitutional Court invalidates the tax on the conversion of bearer shares
Publications in the Belgian Official Journal: costs and other concerns . . .
Dissolution and liquidation of company in a single deed: some points of special interest
Formal notice of default by collection agency: no interruption of prescription
Damages for competition-law violations: at last a prospect of harmonisation
De factuur, la facture, die rechnung, the invoice, la factura, …
Electronic filing for companies postponed
Cash threshold going back up soon?
New European procedural rules applicable as of 10 January 2015
Entry into force of new pledge law postponed
Reclamation of tax upon conversion of bearer shares
Manager's liability for social security contributions after bankruptcy
Stimulating granting of credit to SMEs
Interest rates for late payments in commercial transactions
Reform of real collateral on movable assets
New interest rates for late payments in commercial transactions
Legal interest rate remains at 2.75 %
Bill BOOK X "Commercial agency agreements, commercial cooperation agreements and sales concessions" in the Economic Law Code.
BOOK VI "Market practices and consumer protection" in the Economic Law Code published.
Reform of the summary procedure for securing court orders to pay
New rules for combating late payments in commercial transactions
Sixth constitutional reform will also be transforming judicial organisation
Real Estate & Project Development
Arbitration, Mediation & ADR
Private Construction Law
Public Procurement and PPP
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