legal updates

2 January 2023

Foreign direct investment in Belgium: towards stricter merger control?

Looking at the current geopolitical situation, questions on national security and resilience are never far off. Foreign investments ...
30 September 2022

Digital age blog series - #3 The Digital Service Act Package

This blog post is the third and final part of our blog series in which we highlight the main changes in the...
20 September 2022

Digital age blog series - #2 Is your online platform compliant with EU regulations?

This blog post is the second part of our digital law series in which we highlight the main changes in the digital...
19 September 2022

Anticipatory contract termination: new tools to end a contract before an imminent breach

To say that we live in uncertain times is a truism. It is well documented that the current geopolitical climate is putting...
12 September 2022

Digital age blog series - #1 Innovation in copyright law? The DSM Directive and its implementation in Belgium

This blog post is the first part of our digital law series in which we highlight the main changes in the digital...
25 May 2022

Belgian contract law finally awarded long awaited modernization

For over (a) decade(s), all over the various (para)legal practices voices were raised in favor of a modernization of Belgian contrac...
30 March 2022

Commercial agency agreements: subtle amendment, major consequences?

The law of 16 February 2022 amended Article 13 of Book X of the Belgian Code of Economic Law with effect from...
28 March 2022

Stock options, the way to engage your key personnel?

An important tool for companies to attract and maintain employees, directors and consultants in the so called ‘war for talent’, is t...
10 February 2022

Have you checked and updated your payment terms?

As from February 1st, 2022, some changes to the Act of August 2nd, 2002, on combating late payment in commercial transactions (the A...
14 January 2022

NFT's: worth your time and (crypto)money?

NFTs are changing the way we think about art — and investors are starting to notice. Christie’s recently sold a digital artwork...
7 December 2021

Do your contracts stand the heat of cyber-attacks?

A hot topic nowadays, cybersecurity has gained momentum and most likely will accelerate its pace with old and new challenges fuelled...
19 November 2021

Will you be keeping a digital securities register from now on?

UPDATE recent developments in digital transformation. We all know the struggle of keeping securities registers on paper, getting the...