What you missed last week in employment...

“One of the most useful sessions I have ever attended”, “Very interesting to mix with other like minded people”, “Very applicable to HR professionals” – these are just some of the quotes from the delegates who attended our…

Gender pay gap reporting isn't about equal pay...is it?

Shortly before the 4 April I was telephoned by a client whose HR team had presented their draft gender pay gap report to the CEO for information/approval. That had caused consternation because it demonstrated a largish gender pay gap. The…

Everything you have to know about General Data Protection Regulation

On May 25th 2016 the REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND COUNCIL of April 27th 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free transfer of such data (General Data…

GDPR – 25 May is just the beginning

With less than one month to go until the General Data Protection Regulation applies we know that GDPR is high on everyone’s agenda. It’s never too late to start to think about data protection, and 25 May will mark a significant date…

New member welcomed - DUTA & Associates from Luxembourg

We are all very pleased to welcome our newest member into our network of international lawyers. The new member is DUTA & Associates from Luxembourg. The contact partner at the firm is Mr. Radu DUTA (Managing Partner): radu.duta@barreau.lu Established…

Online platforms: Commission sets new standards on transparency and fairness

The European Commission has proposed a Regulation that would provide new rules for Online Platforms (OP). The aim is to create a fair, transparent and predictable business environment for smaller businesses and traders when using OP. Ultimately,…

Interested in investing in Spain’s real estate market?

On the 25th of April, AGM Abodagos, the Spanish members of Lawrope joined Boyes Turner to deliver a webinar on the real estate market in Spain, highlighting how the market works, as well as trends and opportunities that exist for investors. The…

Pieter De Crem speaking at FLINN on the Royal Mission to Canada and business opportunities under CETA

Monday 16 of April 2018, FLINN held its first “Let’s Have a Coffee With…event”, hosting the Honourable Peter De Crem, Belgian Secretary of State for Foreign Trade. After a brief introduction by Benoit Simpelaere, Mr. De Crem discussed…