Publications

GET YOUR BUSINESS READY FOR CHINA!

Date : 21/11/2017

‘Get Your Business Ready for China!’ events in Sweden On November 23 and November 24, our new IP Partner Valentin de le Court will be speaking on IP and China at two EU SME Centre events organized in Sweden (Uppsala and Stockholm). Both events focus on Chinese investments in Europe, in particular in high-tech assets, and on the opportunities created for European SMEs.

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LIBERAL PROFESSIONS

Date : 20/11/2017

Raphaël Gevers published an article in the CEPLIS Telegram (European Council of the Liberal Professions), entitled: “Liberal Professions : a business like any other !”

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UIA CONGRESS

Date : 08/11/2017

Bâtonnier Georges-Albert Dal, member of the President’s council of the Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA) participated to its 61 st annual meeting, which took place in Toronto between 27 and 31 Octobr 2017. He chaired a meeting of the sub-committee, which is in charge of drafting the key principles of the profession.

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DIRECTIVE (UE) 2017/1852

Date : 07/11/2017

Olivier Bertin wrote, with the collaboration of Jacques Bakulu, an article about the Council Directive (EU) 2017/1852 of 10 October 2017 on tax dispute resolution mechanisms in the European Union.

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UIA CONGRESS

Date : 30/10/2017

On the occasion of the 61st UIA Congress, which will be held from October 26 to October 31 in Toronto, 2017, Thierry Bontinck spoke on Saturday, October 28 at 9:30 am on the notion of responsible journalism in the case law of the European Court of Human Rights.

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COPYRIGHT

Date : 30/10/2017

The second edition of the Research Handbook on Copyright Law, edited by prof. Paul Torremans, has been published by Edward Elgar. Sari Depreeuw and Fabienne Brison have coauthored a chapter on the right of communication to the public, examining this right in the various European copyright directives and the decisions of the Court of Justice of the European Union.

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JOURNAL DE DROIT EUROPEEN

Date : 26/10/2017

Anaïs Guillerme and Thierry Bontinck publish in the latest issue of the Journal de droit européen (JDE, September 2017, page 267) a commentary on the decision of 13 April 2017, Janssen Cilag against France of the European Court of Human Rights.

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LUDOVIC TRARIEUX PRIZE

Date : 26/10/2017

In Baluchistan, the largest and poorest province in Pakistan, hit by insurgencies and severe military repression, lawyers are regularly targeted in targeted killings or assaults, but the events of 8 August 2016 are unprecedented in the tragic history of the Pakistani bar. Early in the morning, Bilal Anwar Kasi, 46, president of the Balochistan Bar Association (BBA), was shot dead on the street in Quetta as he was going to the courthouse.

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PROFESSIONAL ETHICS

Date : 25/10/2017

On 19 October 2017, Marc Dal chaired the conference organized by the Brussels Young Bar Association about « Professional ethics in practice. Selected questions ». The reports of this conference have been published by Larcier.

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REGULATED PROFESSIONS

Date : 20/10/2017

Thierry Bontinck and Marie Forgeois are publishing in the upcoming monthly issue of Justement (Kluwer), an article on the European Commission’s projects for regulated professions.

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