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THALES BRUSSELS RECRUITS – LAWYER IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND COMMERCIAL LAW

THALES BRUSSELS RECRUITS - LAWYER IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND COMMERCIAL LAW THALES is an independent law firm, based in Brussels, Namur and Antwerp and is part of an international network. THALES BRUSSELS advises and assists business actors through its integrated IP & Commercial, Tax, Labour & Employment and Corporate & Finance departments. We understand our clients’ needs and [...]

By |2019-05-16T15:52:35+01:0016/05/2019|Categories: Brussels, Commercial law|

Major change in the regulation of B2B relations- abuse of economic dependence and unfair terms between companies expressly prohibited

Starting from the observation that the current provisions of the Code of Economic Law would not make it possible to ensure an effective level of protection for companies in a position of weakness or even economic dependence on other companies, the Belgian legislator adopted on 21 March 2019 a new law introducing three sets of new rules into the [...]

By |2019-04-15T10:28:55+01:0015/04/2019|Categories: Brussels, Commercial law|

Is my company compliant with the new companies code ?

On 28 February 2019, the Belgian parliament approved the new Code on Companies and Associations (hereinafter, the "Code"). What does the new Company Code mean for your company? Do you have to rush to the notary to amend your articles of association? What are the risks? ... We provide hereunder a brief overview of the transition process and the [...]

By |2019-03-21T14:25:49+01:0021/03/2019|Categories: Brussels, Corporate|

Deals and Cases

A quarterly overview of noteworthy deals and cases handled by THALES Deals and CasesThales Corporate assisted its client active in the regulated welfare sector in acquiring a majority stake in two companies amongst which an IT-services company (Alexis Wochenmarkt & Maïlys Dessain).Thales Commercial assists a large bailiffs' practice in a dispute against a national broadcasting channel due [...]

By |2019-02-13T15:46:21+01:0013/02/2019|Categories: Brussels|

Deals and Cases

A quarterly overview of noteworthy deals and cases handled by THALES Deals and Cases Thales Commercial and IP is representing a DJ with international reputation in multiple proceedings against his former publisher in the context of the release of a new electronic music album (ranked #1 on online music platforms) (Gregory Sorreaux). Thales Tax a introduit [...]

By |2018-11-23T16:50:28+01:0001/10/2018|Categories: Brussels, Non classé|

Deals and Cases

A quarterly overview of noteworthy deals and cases handled by THALES Deals and Cases Thales Employment successfully assisted two employers in the framework of legal proceedings before the Nivelles and Arlon Labour Courts related to blue-collar employees dismissals. Both courts have rejected the claims for wrongful dismissal and for discrimination on health condition (Marie-Michaud Nérard and Maïté Rowies ).Thales Tax conducted an [...]

By |2018-06-08T12:12:02+01:0008/06/2018|Categories: Brussels, Non classé|

Ambush marketing : too smart to be good ?

Ambush marketing : too smart to be good ? «If you are travelling to Lillehammer, you'll need a passport, but you don't need a visa». This ad by American Express at the 1994 Lillehammer Olympic Games, sponsored by Visa, was the first example of ambush marketing. More recently, we can mention Usain Bolt who wore his Puma shoes around the neck [...]

By |2018-03-20T14:46:22+01:0020/03/2018|Categories: Brussels, Commercial law|

Deals and Cases

A quarterly overview of noteworthy deals and cases handled by THALES’ partners Deals and Cases Thales Employment a assisté un groupe pharmaceutique dans le cadre d’une coordination de l’ensemble des conventions collectives de travail d’entreprise relatives au temps de travail (Marie Michaud-Nérard et Maïté Rowies). Thales Tax a également assisté ses clients particuliers pour tenir compte [...]

By |2018-01-26T15:40:06+01:0026/01/2018|Categories: Brussels, Non classé|

GDPR: implementing rules are becoming clearer and clearer

The deadline for the entry into force of the General Regulation on Data Protection ("GDPR") on 25 May 2018 is fast approaching and it is becoming increasingly urgent to adopt the necessary measures to comply with it. New texts specify how fines will have to be precisely calculated, on the one hand, and how infringements will be prosecuted, on [...]

By |2017-12-22T14:53:06+01:0022/12/2017|Categories: Brussels, Corporate|

Crowdfunding Review 2017

Alexis Wochenmarkt contributed the Belgian section of the 2017 European Review of Crowdfunding Regulations. The report which was coordinated by the European Crowdfunding Network provides an overview of legal interpretations of current regulatory approaches to crowdfunding, especially securities (equity) and lending (P2P) based models from specialist Law firms in each of the relevant markets. Additional information [...]

By |2018-01-26T15:22:13+01:0021/12/2017|Categories: Brussels, Corporate|